Our Doctors and Staff

Dr. John Gomes, Jr.John Gomes, Jr., D.M.D.

Dr. Gomes graduated from Stonehill College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He pursued his dental education in Boston MA where he received his DMD degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1987. Since then he has enjoyed practicing General Dentistry in Middleboro MA at East Grove Family Dental, with a passion for all the aspects of family dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, and Middleboro/Lakeville Study Club.

Dr. Gomes resides in Acushnet MA with his wife and three sons. Besides family, his hobbies include carpentry, home improvements, and landscaping.

Dr. Gregory BartekGregory Bartek, D.M.D.

Dr. Bartek graduated from the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He completed the Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) program at Tufts University Boston, MA in 2003. There he received awards and recognition for his additional studies in implantology. Upon graduation, Dr. Bartek has been practicing General Dentistry at East Grove Family Dental in Middleboro, MA. While much of his focus has been on Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Bartek also finds much fulfillment when treating children.

Outside of his private practice, Dr. Bartek enjoys visiting area schools and providing comprehensive dental treatment to children who are unable to visit a dental office regularly. Dr. Bartek is a member of the American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Society and the Middleboro/Lakeville Study Club. Dr. Bartek and his wife Diane have three daughters. As for other interests, Dr. Bartek enjoys family activities, travel, landscaping, gardening and is an acting Recreation Commissioner in his home town.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Christa began working at East Grove Family Dental in 2012.  She describes our office as a “family” and enjoys having a friendly work environment that is open to conversation with the patients. Christa feels that the most important part of her job is making patients feel at ease during treatment. She provides patients with dental cleanings as well as proper homecare techniques to care for their teeth in between cleanings.  She is proud of the doctors she works for as well as the standard of excellence in personalized dental care that they strive for, which enables the entire team to provide the quality dental services our patients deserve. Christa recently got married to her husband Joe and enjoys spending time with family and friends, freshwater fishing, working in her yard, cooking, and just getting outside and enjoying all the great locations so close to her hometown of Raynham.

Receptionist and Dental Assistant
Diane has a dual role at East Grove Family Dental as both the Receptionist and Dental Assistant.  She is celebrating 22 years of working in our office and really loves her job.  She enjoys interacting with patients and feels comfortable communicating with them, learning about what’s going on in their lives.  When Diane is away from the office, she enjoys crafts, getting together with family and indulging in her love for reading.

Dental Assistant

Lynne joined the team at East Grove Family Dental in 2010. She assists the dentists by taking x-rays and impressions, charting, sterilizing instruments and working in the lab.  She loves meeting and interacting with the patients and is proud to work for Dr. Bartek and Dr. Gomes since they seem to really enjoy their profession. Lynne lives in Middleboro with her husband and two children.

Office Manager

Monica has been with our practice for over 19 years! Monica keeps the office running smoothly while handling billing, insurance, accounting, appointments and front desk responsibilities. She enjoys working in a fun, friendly office and the varied nature of her job keeps her very busy.  She enjoys interacting with patients, watching them grow and getting to know them through the years.  A resident of Middleboro, Monica is married with three children and enjoys relaxing at home with her family.

Office Assistant

Sandy has been with our practice for 5 years. She works part-time and handles front desk responsibilities as well as billing.

SandyKaia is a Dental Hygienist who joined the team in the fall of 2014. She enjoys making a difference in the health of our patients and her daily goal is to make all our patients feel comfortable when visiting our office. Kaia enjoys spending time with her family and taking trips to the beach.

SandyTracy joined the team in March of 2015 as our newest Dental Hygienist. She has been working in the dental field for 20 years. Tracy enjoys helping the more apprehensive patients by putting them at ease. She has taken a lot of CEU courses that focus on soft tissue management so she can help patients make an informed decision when it comes to their overall periodontal health. Outside of the office she has a busy schedule helping her daughter prepare for dance competitions and cheering on her son at the basketball courts.

Dental Hygienist
Kimmie joined the practice in January of 2016. As a dental hygienist, Kimmie provides her patients with the best dental care possible by listening and understanding their needs. She enjoys getting to know her patients and building relationships with them. She really feels that our entire office is like a family and that we extend that feeling to our patients. Kimmie lives in Wareham with her boyfriend Germaine. Together they enjoy anything outdoors including walking, kayaking and simply spending time with family.
Front Desk

Amy joined East Grove Family Dental in January of 2017. She can be found at the front desk, ready to help with insurance questions and appointment scheduling. She enjoys working with our doctors because she feels they are “excellent at what they do.” Amy truly believes that smiles are contagious - and she always wears her smile to the office. She lives in Middleboro with her husband Dennis and their 13-year-old twins, Tess and Kasey. Amy loves spending time with her family, enjoying the beach and making memories. Amy’s goal is to make your dental experience the best it can be.

Dental Hygienist

Abby joined the practice in February of 2017. She enjoys helping patients maintain excellent oral hygiene and educates them for a happier healthy smile.  She finds her job very rewarding, especially when patients get excited about improvements in their own oral hygiene. Abby lives in Wareham with her boyfriend Matt and their two cats, Muzzy and Samantha. During the summer months, she likes to spend time fishing and hiking, and believe it or not, she can juggle!  Abby is looking forward to forming lasting relationships with her patients and is thrilled to be a part of the East Grove Family Dental team.