Dental Staff

All professionals at Dr. Karpinski's office maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

  • Joseph F. Karpinski Jr., D.D.S

    Bio Coming Soon 

  • Emily Melita
    Dental Hygienist

    Emily is a 2023 graduate of MCC’s Dental Hygiene Program. She joined JK Dental shortly after graduating and received a warm welcome from both the staff and patients. While she’s not in the office, she can be found reading, baking a sweet treat, or snuggling her fur-children, Winnie and Stella. Emily is happy to be a part of the JK Dental Family and looks forward to providing you the best care.

  • Christiana Willis
    Dental Assistant

    Christiana has been in the dental field for over 12years. She married her high school sweet heart and has 4 beautiful daughters. Her favorite thing to do outside of the office is cook and cheer on her daughters during their cheer competitions. 

  • Shelli Vanhouter
    Dental Hygienist

    Shelli started her career in 2001 as a Hygienist with Dr Karpinski. She feels blessed to work right in the heart of her hometown. Shelli & her husband are graduates of Churchville-Chili High School. They now reside in North Chili with their 3 daughters. When out of the office her family enjoys boating on Lake Ontario all summer long, as well as driving down South in the winter. She loves country music, fitness and her husband's home cooking.

  • Lilia Algarin
    Front Office Manager

    Lilia has been in the dental field for over 6years. She has a passion for customer service and will receive you with a smile every time you come into our office. She is married with 2 beautiful Children Emi & Albert. She resides in Penfield NY. On her time off she loves to spend time with her family and owns a decorating business alongside her cousin.

Hours of Operation


7:30 am-4:30 pm


7:30 am-4:30 pm


7:30 am-4:30 pm


7:30 am-4:30 pm







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