In 2000, Dr. Pichardo earned a DDS degree from New York University College of Dentistry - Advanced Standing Program.
In 1993, Dr. Pichardo graduated with high honors from Universidad Central del Este in the Dominican Republic, receiving her first dental degree.
In order to stay current with new dental techniques, Dr. Pichardo participates in continuing education programs through local study clubs and dental associations.
Dr. Pichardo donates her time to various charitable causes. She has been a proud volunteer in the Puerto Plata Pediatric Dental Program helping needy children in need of dental care. She has donated time at various Westchester County programs, giving elderly free oral cancer screenings. She also is involved in other various charitable activities, most notably those in feeding the less fortunate.