Our Team


Joseph Mallouh, DDS

Dr. Mallouh attended New York University, where he earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree. He graduated with honors in 1992. Dr. Mallouh purchased the practice from Dr. Balutis in 2012 and has been a tremendous asset to the team. For the past twenty-five years, Dr. Mallouh has strived to improve the oral health of every patient, working to achieve the ultimate smile. His goal is to make dentistry affordable and accessible to all with the highest quality of care. He is a member of the American Dental Society and the American Dental Association(ADA). In his free time, Dr. Mallouh enjoys hiking, biking, tennis, and spending time with his family and friends.

Marjorie Rapose, DMD

Marjorie Rapose, DMD

Dr. Marjorie Silva Rapose graduated with high honors from Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University. Her career was distinguished, she was recognized in the Dean's List and she was also inducted into the prestigious Dental Honor Society "Omicron Kappa Upsilon Society"

Dr. Rapose loves working with patients of all ages including children. While she enjoys all spheres of dental practice, she is especially skilled in aesthetic dentistry. She keeps abreast with advances in dentistry by attending continuing education courses. Dr. Rapose is fluent in English and Portuguese and is married to Alwyn Rapose who is a practicing Infectious Disease specialist in Worcester. Outside of her dental practice, Dr. Rapose enjoys the gym, reading, cooking and travelling. Dr. Rapose looks forward to meeting you at Appleseed Dental.


Mina Ihsan, DMD

Dr. Mina Ihsan earned her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Baghdad University School of Dentistry in 2007. Then, she moved to the United States in 2014 and attended Boston University School of Dental Medicine and earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine with “High honors”.

Dr. Mina Ihsan enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and passionate about continuing education, she is certified in Invisalign and facial fillers. She is a member of ADA (American Dental Association) AGD (Academy of General Dentistry) and MDS (Massachusetts Dental Society). she shows compassion and care for all her patients, as she focuses on high quality dental care and ensures great patient experience.

She loves art and during her spare time, enjoys handcraft, wood carving and painting. She likes to try new restaurants, different cuisine and learn different cultures.


Mohammad Mourad, BDS, DMD

Dr. Mourad has been practicing dentistry since 2012 when he got his BDS from Syria and then his DMD from Boston University Dental School. He worked as a clinical instructor at Boston University Dental School where he supervised dental students delivering high quality dental care. Dr. Mourad received multiple awards and certificates of achievements including the Quintessence Award for Research and the Geriatric Dental Medicine Award. He is a member of many local and national dental societies but holds board positions with the Mass Dental Society Government Affairs Committee and the EDIC Young Dentist Advisory Committee. Dr. Mourad is committed to giving patients the highest level of care in a safe and comfortable environment and always with a smile. He enjoys sports and outdoor activities and he is eager to meet all the incoming patients.


Rima, Office Manager

Rima is our office manager. Rima graduated with a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in 1997 and is a registered pharmacist. Rima believes in treating others with respect and strives to provide patients with highest quality care. Rima strives not only to meet, but to exceed patient expectations.

Rima has three kids, who keep her busy. In her spare time, Rima enjoys tennis, hiking, travelling, but most of all spending time with her husband and kids.


Lucy Luangsabouth, Registered Dental Hygienist

I graduated from Mount Wachusett Community College with my Dental Hygiene Degree in 2009. I was also honored with the Golden Scaler Award during my time there. I enjoy working with people of all ages and empathize with my patient’s concerns and making their visits as comfortable as can be.

In my free time I enjoy spending time with my husband and 3 daughters. I enjoy reading, listening to music, attending concerts and spending time with my family which include 13 nieces and nephews.


Ann, Registered Dental Hygienist

Ann is a registered dental hygienist with 31 years of experience. She received her dental hygiene degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1987 and completed her bachelor’s degree in 1988. Ann worked for 3 years at Tufts Dental School in Boston before getting married and moving back to her home town of Leominster. Ann joined Appleseed Dental in 2017.

Along with spending time with her husband and 3 children, Ann enjoys swimming, running, yoga and HGTV


Youa, Lead Assistant

Youa is our lead assistant. Youa graduated Mount Wachussett Community College in 2011 for dental assistant certificate. Youa loves helping patients achieve their perfect smile! Youa lives locally and enjoys fishing, traveling and spending time with family.


Deseree Morales, Front Desk Assistant

Deseree is an assistant and front desk. Deseree graduated Dental Assisting Program from American Institute in 2017. Deseree enjoys helping others improve their smile. Deseree has three children, who keep her very busy! Deseree enjoys spending time with family and friends in her spare time.


Lisa, Receptionist

Lisa is a receptionist at Appleseed Dental, helping patients with pre-treatment plans, insurance and appointments coordination. Lisa has been with Appleseed Dental since 2010. Lisa has enjoyed 29 years in the dental field. Lisa likes to spend her spare time with family and friends. Lisa’s favorite things are good company, good music, and good food!


Nashaleen, Receptionist

Nashaleen is a receptionist whose role is to assist patients during check in/out, answer phones, and answer any questions. She's enjoying her time getting to know the patients. In her free time she's enjoys spending time with her son and family.