Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.



Office Manager

Carmen is overall a bright light in our office!  She has over 25 years of dental experience and is essential to keeping our office running smoothly.  She is an expert in her job and has the most bubbly, fun and loving presence.  Her favorite part about her job is the smiles and laughter she gets to share with her patients.  You will find Carmen assisting the doctors during your initial exam and being there for any and all of your treatment or finanacial questions.  She has two beautiful daughters, a loving husband and an adorable Yorkie named Bentley.  When not in the office, Carmen loves to work on home projects, listen to audio books or snuggle up to a good movie. 




Scheduling Coordinator

Nancy is one of the smiling faces you will first see in our office.  She joined our team in 2018 and does a wonderful job at managing our schedule, assisting patients with all of their needs, and keeping our front desk running smoothly.  Nancy is smart, funny, and always has something positive and kind to say.  She has a sweet daughter named Emma and loves to spend her time traveling, learning something new or being with her family.  Nancy's favorite part about her job is how kind and loving all of her team members are to one another.





Kristy joined us as a receptionist in 2021 and is one of the first friendly smiles you will see when you come to our office.  Her job is to help the practice run smoothly by coordinating appointments and being there for all of our patients' scheduling needs.  She is sweet, compassionate and brightens any room with her caring demeanor.  When not at work, Kristy loves to spend quality time with her friends and family.  Her favorite part about her job is the teamwork and positive environment of the office. 



Insurance Coordinator

Katie is our insurance coordinator, a clinical assistant, and truly a jack of all trades in the office!  With over 20 years of dental experience, there is nothing Katie can't do.  She is hard working, knowledgeable and always happy to make the patient experience a good one.  With such an essential and diverse role in the office, we always know that we can count on her to get things done.  Katie's favorite part about her job is getting to watch her patients' smiles transform into something beautiful that they can be proud of.  She loves to spend her down time at home with her family or enjoying one of our relaxing Florida beaches.


Orthodontic Assistant

Jessica is a wonderful part of our team and has been an orthodontic assistant since 2020.  As our lead clinical assistant, she is knowledgeable, hardworking and great at providing the best care possible for our patients.  When not at work, Jessica can be found snuggling up with her dog Xila, fishing or going to the gym.  Her favorite part of her job is laughing with the team and her patients.  Jessica makes the patients feel at home and is always able to put a smile on their faces.



Orthodontic Assistant

Sarah began working with us in 2021, after first working as a general dental assistant.  She is hardworking, kind and empathetic, she truly makes every patient feel cared for.  In her free time, Sarah loves to travel with her family, hang out with her dog Sophie and binge watch a good Netflix series.  Her favorite part of her job is how welcoming and family-like the office is.  



Orthodontic Assistant

Koryn is one of our lovely orthodontic assistants and marketing team members.  She joined us in 2021 and can be found working hard with patients in the clinic or coming up with fun decorating ideas for the office.  She is thoughtful, kind and always eager to help others.  Koryn spends her free time roller skating, going to concerts or doing crafts with her sweet daughter, Lucy.  Her favorite part about her job is getting to work with her hands and build meaningful relationships with her patients and fellow team members.


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