Meet Our Team

Dr. Delaura is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Dental College and a lifelong resident of Michigan. He has maintained a private practice in Macomb county since 1990.

Dr. Delaura had an early interest in orthodontia which led to certification by the US Dental Institute in 1995 after 2 years and more than 250 hours of post graduate continuing education. He currently treats more than 150 adults and children with lnvisalign and traditional orthodontic brackets.

Dr. Delaura’s now offers full implant services for his patients, including all-in-one dentures and single tooth implants.

As our practice has grown, Dr Delaura has added Associate doctors to help us maintain a convenient schedule for our patients and still offer same day emergency care should the need arise.


Dr. Papsin graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance in 2003. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Temple University in Philadelphia in 2007. Since then, Dr. Papsin has continued to take many hours of continuing education to stay up to date on the expanding world of dentistry. He joined Delaura Dental in 2014.

Dr. Papsin enjoys all phases of dentistry. He focuses on endodontics(root canals), cosmetic dentistry(crowns/bridges/fillings), and orthodontics(Invisalign).

He is a Member of the ADA, MDA, and OCDA. When he is not taking excellent care of our patients, he is spending time with his wife, two children and their dog. He is an avid Philadelphia and Detroit sports fan and enjoys playing golf and tennis whenever he isn’t running around to his kids activities.


Dr. Mary Karina Dostie is a general dentist who grew up in Macomb Township. She achieved her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and completed the Leadership Scholars Program. As an undergraduate, she earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Michigan. She also studied at the University of Salamanca in Spain and is fluent in Spanish.

After graduation, Dr. Dostie was appointed Clinical Faculty at the University of Michigan Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Hospital Dentistry. She underwent extensive training and developed a clinical curriculum for hundreds of dental students.

Dr. Dostie is a member the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Michigan Dental Association (MDA). She attended St. Lawrence grade school in Utica and graduated as Valedictorian of Regina High School. She is an avid reader, enjoys yoga and Pilates, and plays the piano. Dr. Dostie met her husband, Dr. Steven McCarthy, while in dental school. He is also a general dentist.

Dr. Dostie loves being part of our skilled team of expert professionals at DeLaura Dental. She is committed to providing superior care that focuses on trust and communication with our neighbors.