About Stiles Family Dentistry

Welcome to Stiles Family Dentistry, a leading dental care practice in Salem, New Hampshire. No matter what your dental needs are, we have you covered! From regular cleaning, to root canal therapy, we provide excellent service in a comfortable and caring environment.

We not only provide patients with the personalized care that they deserve, but we also use state-of-the-art technology to achieve oral health in a safe, timely manner. It isn’t just about providing a beautiful smile; it’s about making sure our patients are healthy and stay healthy.

Stiles Family Dental Staff

Dr. Jhon O. Giraldo, DMD

Dr. Giraldo was born in Cali, Columbia and received his DDS degree from the Universidad del Valle in 1991. After completing a one year General Practice Residency, Dr. Giraldo maintained a private practice devoting time to the indigenous population and farm workers. Dr. Giraldo continued on to Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, receiving his DMD degree. While attending Tufts he was awarded the Prosthetic Award for Clinical Excellence (crowns and bridges).During almost ten years spent in the USA, Dr. Giraldo has regularly taken different courses on CAD/CAM technology, Implant restorative techniques, and Advanced CEREC Design. These make him both a highly experienced and skillful professional, always committed to his patients’ oral health. He is also a member of the American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society.

Dr. Giraldo lives with his wife and three children in Massachusetts.

Dr. Richard Lam, DMD

Dr. Lam was born and raised in Boston’s South End. He graduated from Boston Latin and the University of Massachusetts’ Commonwealth Honors College of Amherst with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. He would then earn his DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Lam’s desire to help others who are less fortunate has been apparent in his involvement with Dentists for Humanity and Project Bridge. He has led multiple service trips to Haiti through Dentists for Humanity for three years in addition to volunteering for Project Bridge at local shelters in Boston for at-risk and homeless youth. He received the International College of Dentists Humanitarian Award in 2019 for his exemplified and demonstrated passion for altruistic humanitarian service.

He is an avid learner and enjoys taking continuing education courses, particularly in prosthodontics, complex restorative techniques, and aesthetic dentistry. He has taken courses in advanced surgical principles and implantology. He is an active member in the American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society.

Dr. Lam is an outdoor enthusiast and especially loves camping and hiking in New England’s wilderness. He routinely participates in kickboxing, yoga, and Metcon training in Somerville, MA.

Dr. Lam will prioritize your autonomy and comfort while delivering uncompromising modern dentistry at every visit. He loves what he does and he looks forward to taking care of your dental and overall health.

Ashley – Practice Manager

Ashley achieved her dental assisting certificate through Nashoba Valley Technical High School and joined our team in July of 2015. As a registered dental assistant, Ashley supports the doctor with dental procedures, maintains inventory of office supplies, and helps her coworkers in any way that she can. In her time away from the office, Ashley enjoys painting and drawing, as well as hiking, traveling and cooking with her husband.

Gina – Practice Administrator

Gina received her associate’s degree in dental hygiene from New Hampshire Technical Institute and joined our dental family in July of 2019. When she’s not sitting chairside with her patients, you can find her enjoying the great outdoors. She likes to bike, camp, hike, read and spend time with her family. She hopes to expand her dental knowledge through continuing education courses, and help her patients achieve optimal oral health.

Jayme – Registered Dental Hygienist

Jayme graduated from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Boston, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. In July of 2014, Jayme joined our family here at Stiles Family Dentistry. When she’s not spending time with her patients, Jayme loves spending time with her family, going to the beach and traveling; especially to Aruba with her husband! She also likes taking barre exercise classes and playing with her niece and nephew.

Kim – Registered Dental Hygienist

Kim joined us here at Stiles Family Dentistry in May of 2019, as a registered dental hygienist. She attended Middlesex Community College where she advanced her training and became a clinical instructor for students obtaining their degrees in dental hygiene. She hopes to expand her education even further and work towards obtaining her master’s degree in dental hygiene education. When she is away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her 2 children, traveling, working out, and spending time with friends and extended family.

Laura – Registered Dental Hygienist

After obtaining her bachelor’s degree from Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Laura joined us in August of 2019. As a dental hygienist, she is passionate about motivating her patients to improve their oral health, and hopes to grow within the dental field through continuing education courses. Laura loves traveling, spending time with family, reading and staying active.

Maura – Registered Dental Assistant

Maura obtained her certificate for dental assisting from Northern Essex Community College, and became part of our team in September of 2018. Maura not only assists our doctors during dental procedures, but she also helps with front office duties as a patient coordinator. Her time away from the office is often spent with her husband and her son, enjoying outdoor activities, no matter what the season.

Michelle – Registered Dental Hygienist

Michelle attended the Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport Connecticut, where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She has advanced training in Invsalign treatment and has a true passion for her career. During her time away from the office, she spends time with her husband, her 2 sons and their dog Griffey. She also loves traveling, practicing yoga, training for triathlons, trying new restaurants and spending time with her friends and colleagues.