Our team of dedicated dentists has more than 30 years of combined clinical experience and is deeply invested in the Berkshires. Read more about Drs. Krol and Nazarov below. We look forward to speaking with you soon!
Jolene Krol, DMD
A native of the Berkshires, Dr. Krol has deep roots in the community. After receiving a bachelor of science in management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, she attended Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, earning her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2007.
Dr. Krol joined the practice in 2007 and became a partner in 2009. Aside from the practice, Dr. Krol has been active in the wider dental community, as a member of the Berkshire District Dental Society, Massachusetts Dental Society, American Dental Association and International Team for Implantology.
Dr. Krol is the former chairperson for the Berkshire District Dental Society for 2015-2017 and currently serves as treasurer. She earned the Massachusetts Dental Society's Top Ten Under Ten award, which recognizes 10 exceptional Massachusetts dentists who graduated from dental school within the past 10 years.
She also serves on the Berkshire District Dental Society continuing education committee. She has enjoyed volunteering her dental services to under-served children and families in the Berkshires through programs of the Massachusetts Dental Society and other local efforts, and also volunteered in the Dominican Republic to provide free dental services to those in need.
Besides serving the dental community, she has been involved in many musical shows to support local groups and raise money for local charities.
She lives in Pittsfield with her husband, Joe, and their three young children.
Elena Nazarov, DMD
Dr. Nazarov began her training in Russia where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery and continued on to receive a certificate in pediatric dentistry both from the Medical University of St. Petersburg. She worked in the City Center for Pediatric Dentistry and taught pediatric dentistry at Medical University of St. Petersburg, before coming to the United States in the summer of 1996.
Dr. Nazarov received her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2000 and then continued her training in Implant Fellowship and Advanced Prosthodontics Residency at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, which she completed in 2005. She became Board Certified in the specialty of Prosthodontics in 2006. Along with being an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Reconstructive Sciences, she worked as a Staff Prosthodontist in the Center for Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry also at UConn Dental School providing comprehensive and esthetic dental care.
Dr. Nazarov and her family came to the Berkshires in 2010. She joined the practice in 2015 and soon became a partner. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, Berkshire District Dental Society, Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics and Fellow of American College of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Nazarov has completed clinical research, published articles in dental journals and has presented continuing education courses at local and national dental meetings. She has been a regular participant in the Connecticut Mission of Mercy and has volunteered for the Special Olympics.
Dr. Nazarov lives in Lee with her husband, Dr. Vitaly Nazarov, a pediatrician at MACONY Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine in Great Barrington.