Vitali Bondar, DDS is the owner of Portsmouth NH Dental Office.

Dr. Bondar

A graduate of Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Dr. Bondar has been practicing dentistry in the State of New Hampshire since 1999. In 2002 Dr. Bondar and his wife Anya decided to start a new dental practice and in June of that year  the Smile Design Center opened its doors. Since that time Dr. Bondar has been working hard to improve his dental techniques, learn new procedures and achieve the accredited status with American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Currently, Dr. Bondar is the only Accredited Cosmetic Dentist in the State of New Hampshire. Dr. Bondar is an inventor and owner of KAT Dental Implants System and has received three US and one EU Patents for his inventions.

Dr. Bondar is married to Anya Bondar, RN who is the Smile Design Center’s Manager. Dr. Bondar and Anya are raising  two daughters, Maya and Karina.

Emily is a dental hygienist in Portsmouth NH Dental Office.


Emily joined the Smile Design Center team in 2014 as Dr. Bondar’s dental hygienist.

Having graduated from NHTI in 2010 with her degree in dental hygiene, Emily has experience practicing in corporate and private dental offices, treating patients of all ages and needs. Emily believes strongly that knowledge is key in preventing disease and maintaining oral health for her patients. She focuses on educating her patients and providing them with tools to consistently improve their oral hygiene routines and health. She values her patient-centered relationships and strives to make every hygiene appointment a positive, comfortable and informative experience.

Outside of work, Emily has volunteered her hygiene skills in Haiti, providing routine and acute care to hundreds of underserved children. She looks forward to spreading dental hygiene education and care for many years to come around the world!

Emily lives in Madbury with her husband, three children.

Leanne is a front office manager in Portsmouth NH Dental Office.


Leanne has worked in the dental field since 1984, and joined the Smile Design Center team in 2004, working in the front office as the business manager. Her dental assisting / office management degree and caring attitude make her a great fit for our team and our patients. Leanne maintains a good report with our patients, which adds to the high level of care we provide. She strives to make our patients feel as comfortable as possible while they are here.

In her free time, Leanne enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working on projects around the house, and listening to all types of music. During football season she plans her weekends around The New England Patriots schedule.

Elena is a dental lab tech in Portsmouth NH Dental Office.


Born and raised in Russia, Elena has been working at Smile Design Center as a dental assistant since 2011.
In 2006, Elena completed the Dental Assisting program at Wells Community College. Elena likes all aspects of dentistry and is very capable in making temporary crowns, surgical guides, and bleaching trays. Quick to learn and share her knowledge with patients, Elena is a great team player at Smile Design. Her degree in psychology, which she received in Russia, helps her understand patients’ needs and ensure their comfort during the treatment.

Elena enjoys cooking, gardening, traveling and spending time with her family.

Chelsea is a dental assistant in the Portsmouth NH Dental Office


Chelsea has worked with Dr. Bondar since 2008 as his dental assistant and for KAT

Implants. She recently graduated from Great Bay Community College nursing school and obtained her license as a Registered Nurse. Chelsea utilizes this degree to provide excellent surgical care and support for patients of Smile Design Center. She is able to answer any of your questions or concerns regarding any of your dental treatment.

Away from the office, Chelsea relaxes with her family and friends and enjoys going for hikes and to the beach.

Shannon is a dental assistant in the Portsmouth NH Dental Office


As Dr. Bondar’s dental assistant, Shannon works chairside with Dr. Bondar. Prior to entering the dental field, Shannon worked as nursing assistant in a critical care unit. She takes pride in the level of care we provide to our patients and enjoys educating patients on the importance of maintaining good oral health. Shannon strives to make every patients’ experience relaxing and enjoyable.

Away from the office, Shannon spends time relaxing with her family, and attending her two daughter’s numerous extra-curricular activities.