Meet Our Dental Team
Samantha, Patient Care Coordinator
With more than a decade of dental experience, Samantha was welcomed into our team in 2011. She enjoys working with her skilled coworkers to help patients receive the dental care they need while making our patients feel welcome and comfortable at all times. Samantha is a true Florida native, born and raised here in South Florida. Samantha and her husband Chris are new home owners and enjoy spending their free time together working on home projects. She loves working on her garden and watching plants fruit and bloom. She’s also an avid animal lover; she loves animals of all kinds, big and small with fur or scales.
Esmeralda, Patient Care Coordinator
Esmeralda joined our team in 2016; she is originally from Caracas, Venezuela and has resided in South Florida since 2001. With over 6 years of experience in the dental field, she enjoys to calm fears, answer questions and help make treatment possible for all patients. She enjoys providing an exceptional patient experience, visit after visit, always with a friendly smile. In her free time, Esmeralda enjoys spending time with her long time boyfriend Chris. She also loves to try new foods, bike ride, spend time with friends and in nature.
Tammy, Insurance Coordinator
Tammy joined our team in 2014; she is passionate about helping patients maximize their insurance benefits so they can receive the care they need. Originally from Munster, IN. Tammy earned her B.A. in Elementary Education from American University in Washington D.C. She has been happily married to her husband Maurice for 25 years and together they have two sets of twins. In her free time, Tammy is a social butterfly! She enjoys trying new foods with friends and likes to practice yoga.
Lea, Dental Assistant
Lea has more than thirty years of dental experience and we’ve been lucky to have her as part of our team since 1998! She loves building lifelong relationships based on trust and respect; patients value her and look forward to seeing her whenever they visit. Lea is originally from Poland but grew up in New York; she studied Dental Assisting at Queens College, before making her move to South Florida in 1980. Lea’s world revolves around her two wonderful children, Adam and Alyssa. When she’s not catching up with her children, she enjoys biking, traveling and having fun in the sun!
Victoria, Dental Assistant
Victoria has more than thirty years of dental experience and has been part of our team since 2010. She enjoys providing exceptional dental care, always with a friendly smile, skilled care and a reassuring word. Victoria earned her degree at Indian River State College and is certified in CPR and Dental Assisting. In her free time, Victoria loves to spend time with her children and family. She is a total foodie and enjoys trying new places to eat with her friends; she also likes to work out, practice yoga, travel and shop.
Melissa, Dental Assistant
Melissa has over thirteen years of experience as a certified dental assistant. She is always cheerful and loves to make patients laugh and smile whilst providing an exceptional patient experience, visit after visit. Melissa earned her degree from at Broward College and she is CPR and Dental Radiology Certified. On her free time, Melissa enjoys going to the beach, boating, diving and being outdoors.
Katie is a native Floridian, she earned her B.A. at Florida State University and went on to study Dental Hygiene in Sanford Brown Institute. Katie’s uncle is a local dentist and he inspired her to pursue dental hygiene at a young age. With over a decade of dental experience, she finds it very gratifying to give care to patients in a caring atmosphere, where patient comfort and wellbeing is the main concern. She loves educating patients and helping improve their oral health to keep a beautiful smile.
Katie is newlywed to her college sweetheart, Ricky and is the proud mother of two lovely Himalayan cats, Penelope and Lola - who brighten her every day. She enjoys spending her weekends with friends, family and of course watching FSU football. Go Noles!
Katherine, Marketing Director
Katherine received her B.A. from the University of Florida and later studied Dental Hygiene at Palm Beach Community College. Katherine joined our team in 2001 as our dental hygienist and has transitioned into our marketing coordinator. She enjoys all aspects of marketing, especially educating patients and physicians. Katherine has been married for 20 years to her husband Bill; together they have two sons, Zachary and Chris. When she’s away from the office, Katherine enjoys spending time with friends and family, volunteering in the Boca Raton Greek community.