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Meet the Doctors

  • Dr.
    Fredrick M. Vega
    , DDS - Founder / President

    Fredrick Vega, “Dr. Rick”, is a native of Michigan. His passion for dentistry started while working as a dental assistant serving active duty military in the U.S. Air Force. This led him to attend the University of Michigan, where he earned both his B.S. degree and D.D.S. degree. For more than 29 years, Dr. Rick has been providing comprehensive family dental care in Allenstown, Hooksett, Northwood and Pittsfield New Hampshire. What Dr. Rick enjoys most is catering to and treating the “coward” patient; hence our motto “We Cater to Cowards”.

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  • Dr.
    Daniel A. Vasquez
    , DDS

    "Dr. Dan" has been the dental associate in the Belmont office since 2014. He received his Bachelors degree from The University of Pennsylvania; he graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1992. He further completed a residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the State University of New York - Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY with several satellite centers in upstate New York.

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Meet The Staff

  • Roberta, COA, CCSA, Office Executive

    Roberta (Ro) has been in the dental field for over 37 years. She started dental assisting at the age of 15. She became a Certified Dental Assistant in 1983, a Certified Orthodontic Assistant in 1991, a Certified Clinical Sleep Assistant in 2015 and Office Executive in 2016. Continuing education is important to Roberta and she takes as many expanded duties courses as she can, to keep up her certifications and expand her dental knowledge. Roberta started working with Dr Rick in 1989. Every day in Vegaville is a new adventure with new challenges and new experiences. She loves to say she is correcting the world one tooth, one smile at a time. Roberta loves spending time with her family and traveling whenever she can.

  • Holly, RDA, OE, ECT

    Holly has over 30 years of dental experience. Holly earned her Registered Dental Assisting, x-ray and coronal polishing certification from California in 1986. She worked many years as a Dental Eaglesoft Trainer and has now chosen to return to her roots and work directly with patients. Holly has worked every aspect in a dental office. Her biggest enjoyment is educating patients on the importance of the dental needs. She spends as much time as the climate allows to garden.

  • Cheryl
    Administrative Assistant

    Cheryl has been in the dental field since 1988. In her 29 years she has become proficient in both administrative and clinical support. Cheryl has been with Dr Rick for all of her 29 years. When she isn’t in the dental office she could be found teaching Kindergarten. Cheryl holds an X-ray certification, care credit certification and teaching certificate. Cheryl and her husband enjoy time on the lake with their “giant dogs” and welcoming their forever expanding family of grandchildren. When she has a moment to spare, you will find her reading or quilting.

  • Amanda, RDH

    Amanda graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute in 2009 where she received an Associates of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She genuinely cares about her patients and enjoys finding methods to improve each patient’s oral health. Amanda strives to provide a comfortable environment as well as maintain the standards that Dr. Rick has in place. She is a mom of two boys and in my spare time, she likes to travel and volunteer at her son’s school.

  • Kim, RDH

    Kim is a lifetime resident of Lakes Region area. Kim is a graduate of New Hampshire Technical Institute. In 1993, she earned her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene. Kim has been practicing Dental Hygiene for over twenty years. She is married and a mother of two children. Kim enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and watching HGTV.

  • Victoria, RDH

    Victoria was born and raised in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Attending both Lake Forest College and the University of New Hampshire before discovering her passion for dental hygiene. She graduated from NHTI and immediately began working in private practice. Victoria truly enjoys learning about all of her patients and working with them to achieve optimal oral health. When not practicing dental hygiene Victoria spends most of her time with her family. She is married with two children (both boys) and two dogs (a Pug and a Papillion). Victoria is a sports enthusiast and can often be found rooting for the UML River-hawks, the Bruins, Patriots and Celtics. Aside from working, family and sports, she enjoys community theatre and spending as much time as she can on Lake Winnipesaukee.

  • Sue, CDA

    Sue has been in the dentistry for more than thirty years. She strives to make each patients' visit as positive and as comfortable as possible. Sue married her high school sweetheart in 1980 and she and her husband have two sons. They have a family camp on Lake Winnipesaukee, where many memories have been made and continue to be made. Favorite pastimes include spending time with family and friends, hiking, stitching and reading.

  • Jackie, Dental Assistant

    Jackie was born in Glasgow Kentucky and raised in Louisville Kentucky before moving to Chicago Illinois in 1987 then to Charleston South Carolina in 1988. Jackie’s dental career began in 1985. Pediatric Dentistry was her specialty for eight years. She has traveled across the country working in many offices before moving to New Hampshire. Jackie has been with Dr Rick since 1993. She is passionate about the care her patients receive from the moment they arrive making sure their dental experience is a successful one. Jackie and her husband have three sons, two dogs and are avid aquarists. They enjoy gardening, traveling and spending time with their extended family. Her hobbies include playing guitar and singing with her sons, cooking and crocheting.

  • Johnna, DA

    Johnna has been a dental assistant for over 13 years and loves it. She graduated from NHTI in 2005 from the Certified Dental Assisting program, and she is x-ray certified. Johnna was born and raised in Concord, NH. She now lives in Northwood on the lake. She is the Mom of two beautiful children, her daughter is 3 and her son is 9. The family enjoys boating on the lake in the summer months and enjoys going to family gatherings.