Adult Dentistry Department
Dr. Rochelle Lindner
Dr. Rochelle Lindner is a caring and empathetic dentist who founded the adult dental practice of Lindner Dental Associates in 1986. Concentrating in adult and cosmetic dentistry, she understands how to use the latest technologies to give her patients a healthy, beautiful smile.
Dr. Lindner has taken a very active role in the Greater Manchester community, having served for ten years on the Elliot Hospital Board of Trustees as well as on the boards of the Elliot Physician Network and the Visiting Nurses Association. She is also a long-standing member of the Delta Dental Consumer Relations Professional Advisory Committee as well as the local and national chapters of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Women Dentists, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Lindner graduated summa cum laude from City University of New York, Brooklyn College, and graduated with honors from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. She completed a residency in General Dentistry at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Brockton, Massachusetts, receiving advanced training in the care of patients with complex dental and medical problems. For over 20 years, Dr. Lindner served on the faculty of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in the Oral Diagnosis and Radiology department. She has been selected for several years as a Top Dentist in New Hampshire by her peers and in 2017 was elected the top vote-getter for general dentists in the state.
Dr. Lesleyann Splagounias
Dr. Lesleyann Splagounias, a warm and thoughtful dentist, creates a welcoming environment that instantly puts her patients at ease. Coming from a tight knit family, Dr. Splagounias brings the same care and compassion into the exam room as if her patients were a part of her own family. With a focus in adult patient care, she also has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and prosthodontics. With all this combined, Dr. Splagounias found herself honored as a top dentist in New Hampshire 2011 – 2017 by NH Magazine.
Dr. Splagounias found her love of dentistry from her uncle, who was also a dentist, who let her shadow him. She took that love for science and enrolled in Harvard University, receiving her undergraduate degree in biology. She went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She then completed her residency in General Dentistry at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Boston.
Dr. Heidi Lindner Kurland
Growing up as a part of the Lindner family, Dr. Heidi Lindner Kurland became well acquainted with the practice, talented team members, and wonderful patients early on in life. Dr. Kurland practices general dentistry and she really enjoys getting to know and form long lasting bonds with her patients. She brings kindness, knowledge, and professionalism into the exam room which resonates well with her patients. Her passion and hard work paid off when she was honored by NH Magazine as a top dentist in New Hampshire in 2016 and 2017.
Following in her parent’s footsteps, Dr. Kurland found a love of dentistry and pursued it with the highest quality education. She attended and graduated from Emory University and followed with her Masters of Science degree from NYU. She then went on to Tufts University for her degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine. She also shares her parents love of the betterment of her local community. She is an active member various associations and society across New Hampshire.
Dr. Denise Tong
Dr. Denise Tong, the newest member of the Lindner Dental family, has quickly formed strong bonds with both her patients and colleagues. A California native, Dr. Tong found her love of dentistry while working her first job in a dentist office in San Francisco as a high school senior. She perused that love as she studied genetics at the University of California, Davis. She then relocated to the east coast to study at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, earning her DMD in 2013.
Dr. Tong has an unwavering kindness that is infectious to everyone around her, and it is very present in her extensive volunteer work. Volunteering in local, national, and international outreach programs including the Boston Chinatown YMCA, the Vermont Special Olympics, the Navajo reservation in Northern Arizona and the Dominican Republic.
Dr. Tong is committed to providing the very best care to each one of her patients and is excited to have a long and fulfilling career at Lindner Dental.
Dr. Vincent Trinidad has always had an interest in the sciences serving the needs of people. Those passions led him to dentistry where he could tangibly use knowledge to benefit others. He enjoys building long-term relationships with patients as he compassionately provides the care they need.
Born and raised in southern California, Dr. Trinidad received degrees in cognitive psychology and biology from the University of California, Irvine. He earned his Doctorate in Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. During his training at Tufts, he worked in Zambia to establish local dental health, and helped lead Sharewood, a free dental screening program in Boston. He completed further training in an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program through the University of California, San Francisco and the Lutheran Medical Center. Following his training, Dr. Trinidad worked for Open Door Community Health Centers, providing care to the diverse underserved population of Humboldt County in northern California.