Doctors and Staff
Natalie M. Stanley, DMD
Dr. Natalie Stanley is an experienced and compassionate dentist who offers comprehensive, high quality, gentle dental care in her brand new, state-of-the art practice. Dr. Stanley’s mission for her practice is to make her patients feel at ease and comfortable when they come to the dentist.
Dr. Natalie Stanley graduated from Holy Name High School in Worcester, MA. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from Worcester State University and her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Stanley was born and raised in Southbridge, MA. Upon graduating dental school in 2013, she returned to her hometown to work as an associate at this practice- formerly known as Dr. DiMatteo and Rotty. She then went on to purchase the practice and take over as sole owner in 2016. In 2022 she built her dream practice and moved the practice location to Sturbridge, MA.
Dr. Stanley is a member of the Worcester District Dental Society, the Massachusetts Dental Society, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Stanley also volunteers her time to sit on the advisory committee for the dental assisting program at Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School, she serves as the chairperson for the dental assisting program at Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School, and lastly, she sits on the executive board of directors for UMass Memorial Health Harrington hospital.
When not in the office, Dr. Stanley enjoys spending time at home with her husband and their two dogs, as well as spending time with her friends and family. Her hobbies include reading, outdoor activities, and hot yoga.
Rachel A. Lukas, DMD
Dr. Rachel Lukas is originally from Sturbridge, MA. She graduated high school from Notre Dame Academy in Worcester. She then obtained her undergraduate education at Northeastern University in Boston, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Behavioral Neuroscience, Summa Cum Laude in 2008. After college, Dr. Lukas received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree, Magna Cum Laude from the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Lukas continued her dental education for an additional year of optional training in the General Practice Residency (GPR) program at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT. Following graduation from her residency program, Dr. Lukas practiced dentistry at a private practice in Bangor, Maine for two years. She has been back in Massachusetts practicing with Dr. Stanley since the fall of 2016.
Dr. Lukas is a member of the American Academy of General Dentistry, the Worcester District Dental Society, the Massachusetts Dental Society and the American Dental Association. She is a gentle and caring provider who is concerned about how your oral health effects your overall wellness.
Outside of the office, Dr. Lukas enjoys spending time with her husband and toddler, and their quirky golden retriever, Julian (named after Julian Edelman, of course).
Edmund J. Rotty, DDS
Dr. Rotty is one of the original dentists who started this practice in 1975. He is retired from practicing, however, he maintains his dental license to help out at the office when needed. If both Dr. Stanley and Dr. Lukas happen to be out of the office, you can expect to see Dr. Rotty for your exam when you come in for your cleaning.