Meet Our Doctors
Dr. Linh Duckett
Dr. Duckett was born in Viet Nam and came to the U.S. when he was 11 years old. He graduated from Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Maryland. Earning his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Maryland College Park, in 1989 he also received his DDS degree from University of Maryland Dental School. Prior to Ducket Dental Associates P.A. Dr. Duckett was an officer in the United States Navy and joined the Air Force Reserve where he served until 2000.
"We have really enjoyed getting to know our patients throughout the years!"
Dr. Maria Duckett
Dr. Maria Duckett was born and raised in the Baltimore area. She graduated from Notre Dame Prep. High School. Graduating as cum laude, Dr. Duckett earned her degree from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. In 1989 she also earned her DDS degree from the University of Maryland Dental School. Dr. Duckett then completed a General Practice Residency program at the VA Hospital in Richmond, Virginia.
Dr. Melissa Nevid
Dr. Melissa Nevid has been with the practice since 2015. She practiced four years in Austin, Texas. Doctor Nevid and her husband are happy to have the opportunity to move back to the east coast. She spends time with her two dogs Abbey and Steve. She is so so excited to be part of Duckett Dental Associates.
About The Staff
Cathy started out as a fearful patient back in 1999. She soon learned that dentistry wasn't as bad as she had thought. Practicing as a beautician at the time, Cathy becaome trained as a dental assistant in 1996 and has since become the office manager. She puts in numerous hours and is a very important part of our team! She and her husband Ron have two grown children and live in Harford County.
Nancy joined our team in 2005. She has at least fifteen years of office experience. Nancy is a very busy woman, who enjoys crafting and catering among many other activities. She has two grown sons and recently became a mother-in-law. She and her husband, Chuck, go camping when they find the time.
Tylar started working for Duckett Dental Associates in June 2016. She came to our office after her training with Fortis Institute. Tylar enjoys being a dental assistant. She loves her BMW. She loves spending time with her family and friends. Tylar is a long time resident of Rosedale.
Devon was a long time patient with Duckett Dental. He attended Fortis Institute and became a dental assistant. Devon came to our office to do his externship. He started working with us in January 2017. Devon enjoys listening to his music and eating sushi. After hours you can see Devon with his earphones in and listening to his music.
Brooke came to our office in July 2017. She is attending Essex Community College. When her semester is over she will be attending University of Maryland to be a Dental Hygienist. She is learning hands-on at our office. Brooke loves dogs, especially her dog Nyla. In her space time she loves spending time with her family and friends.
Taylor started working with Duckett Dental Associates, in November 2017. She came to our office after her internship with Allstate Careers. Taylor enjoys relaxing, reading her books, and spending time with her fiance. She's planning to get married in the spring of 2018.