Nutmeg Family Dentistry has been in the heart of downtown Hartford since 2013. It was founded on the principle of providing high quality dental care in a comfortable setting. The beliefs are continued today as we strive to make your experience as pleasant as possible, using the latest in dental technology and advancements.
DENTIST / OWNER
Polly M. Chace, DDS
Dr. Chace is a native of Connecticut and has been with Nutmeg Family Dentistry since 2013, having purchased the practice from her dental school classmate, Dr. Nicole Mancini. Dr. Chace attended Syracuse University, (Bachelor of Science, 1995) and University at Buffalo (Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1999). She had previously practiced in Middletown, Connecticut and, prior to that, Pasadena, Maryland. She was listed as one of the Top Dentists in Hartford Magazine in 2012, and is a member of the Metro Hartford Alliance. Dr. Chace now lives in nearby Middlefield with her husband and their two children, and a dog, Moxie. In her private time, she is an accomplished pianist.
Irina Tyurina, DMD
Bio coming soon!
Mary Moss, RDH
Mary is our hygienist at Nutmeg Family Dentistry. She has over 10 years experience in the dental field, beginning as a dental assistant. She is a member of the National Dental Hygiene Honor Society and the American Dental Hygienists' Association. Mary takes great joy in getting to know her patients and educating them to take control of the oral health. Outside of work, Mary loves spending time with her husband and their two dogs, Kali and Auggie.
Melody is our highly skilled office manager. She has over eleven years of dental practice management, and has completed coursework in dental assisting, insurance coding and reimbursement. She has studied Accounting and Management at Tunxis Community College. Melody is active in her church and does volunteer work for soup kitchens and womens' and homeless shelters. She enjoys writing, crafts, family and her dog, Josie.
Larissa Lukashenko, CDA