Dental Team – Palm Harbor, FL
Your Child’s New Dental Family
Our team is eager to add a little fun and excitement to your child’s dental appointments so they continue smiling well after their visit is over. Their skill and experience includes working with Autism, sensory issues, and wheelchair assistance. Their passion for serving children will help put your mind at ease as they make your little one feel right at home and provide the fully personalized attention they deserve. We’re sure your child will look forward to seeing our team between their appointments, and you can both start getting to know everyone below.
Debra, Office Manager
Debra has been working in the dental world for almost 15 years, and she always goes the extra mile to provide the best, highest quality care imaginable to our special patients. She studied at Central Florida Institute and is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant in addition to her managerial expertise. At home, she and her husband Anthony have a daughter named Baylie and a son named Anthony. In her free time, you can usually find her reading, crafting, traveling, fishing, and hanging out with her loved ones.
Wendy, Financial Coordinator
Wendy's dental career impressively covers over 30 years with most of that time spent right here at our dental office. She’s proud to be part of such an awesome team! In addition to her financial expertise, she completed her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant training at Orlando Vocational Technical Center. As for family, she has the best husband, three amazing stepdaughters, and one beautiful granddaughter. Her hobbies include running, cycling, and hanging out with her fellow GOATs.
Here’s an interesting fact about Wendy: she played in a ukulele band in high school!
Brittany, Dental Hygienist
Brittany studied at Springfield Technical Community College and is a Level II certified volunteer for the school district. Today, her career in dentistry covers almost a full decade! She loves the unique challenges dental hygiene presents and being able to work directly with children. Her biggest goal is to make the dental office an enjoyable place that leaves them with good, lasting impressions! Away from work, she and her family like to hike, ride bikes, boat, fish, exercise, shop, and host game nights together by the fire on Friday nights. She also loves interior decorating and sports (mostly Rob Gronkowski).
Here’s an interesting fact about Brittany: she’s a hockey fanatic! She also graduated in the Top 10 of her class and got a full ride scholarship to a college – but since it didn’t have a major in dental hygiene, she turned it down to pursue her professional dreams, and she’s never regretted it.
Trisha, Dental Hygienist
With 26 years of experience under her belt, Trisha recently joined our team. So far, her favorite part of her job is the relationships with the patients and staff. She completed her studies at St. Pete College, and she looks forward to many more years helping patients smile. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.
Here’s an interesting fact about Trisha: she volunteers at Suncoast Animal League!
Brittani, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Brittani studied dentistry at Pasco-Hernando State College, and she’s been a part of our team for a few years now. Since she specializes in cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry, sealant placement, and tongue tie support, she is an essential part of helping growing smiles stay happy and healthy. She loves being able to build relationships with all of the little patients – watching them grow is so much fun! Outside of work, she enjoys hanging out with her younger siblings, watching movies, going to concerts, visiting food and wine festivals, and keeping up with fitness.
Here’s an interesting fact about Brittani: she LOVES creating art! It’s her favorite way to express herself and create for others too.
Alyssa, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
As a Florida native, it was only natural for Alyssa to complete her studies in the sunshine state! She attended St. Petersburg College and the University of South Florida before joining our team in 2020. Today, she specializes in preventative dentistry, sealant placement, and restorative dentistry. When asked, she said the best thing about her job is seeing smiling faces each and every day. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her spouse and their two kitty cats. She’s also interested in art and photography!
Here’s an interesting fact about Alyssa: she lived in Hawaii for three years!
Jennifer, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
An Expanded Functions Dental Assistant, Jennifer loves being the reason kids and teens aren’t afraid of the dental office. In fact, that’s her favorite part of her job! After graduating high school, she continued her studies at TCC. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the city, thrift shopping, taking her dogs to the park, and going to the beach.
Here’s an interesting fact about Jennifer: she was born in Melbourne, Australia!
Angel, Dental Assistant
Angel’s hometown is Valencia, Venezuela! She speaks English and Spanish fluently and joined our practice in 2020. Over the last year, she has thoroughly enjoyed working with kids and holding babies! She completed her studies at the Academy for Dental Assistants and currently specializes in preventative dentistry, sealant placement, and restorative dentistry. Away from the office, you’ll most likely find her at the gym or with family and friends.
Here’s an interesting fact about Angel: she makes the BEST pancakes (the secret is Nutella and arepas)!
Alondra, Dental Assistant
Alondra’s journey to becoming a dental assistant began at the Dental Assistant Institute. Today, she has more than two years of experience and has undergone additional training in CPR and X-rays. Away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, watching TV shows, working on her digital marketing certification, and playing music.
Here’s an interesting fact about Alondra: she can play 58 instruments!
Maya, Dental Assistant
Although Maya is originally from Khartoum, Sudan, she completed her studies in Concord. Over the last 4+ years, she has thoroughly enjoyed playing a part in making people have a great smile. It’s what she loves most about her job! Outside the office, she loves using her free time to help the elderly.
Here’s an interesting fact about Maya: she puts others before her – she raised four siblings!
Alexis, Sterilization Technician
Alexis is currently enrolled at Saint Petersburg College. At the dental office, she really enjoys being able to learn something new every day! When she isn’t busy keeping our tools clean, she enjoys spending time with her three younger brothers and other loved ones, learning yoga, and reading books.
Here’s an interesting fact about Alexis: she’s OBSESSED with cats.
Michelle, New Patient Coordinator
Michelle’s hometown is Odessa, FL! Before joining our team, she worked in hotel hospitality for 12 years. Today, she uses all she has learned to create a seamless, enjoyable, stress-free experience for each of our patients. Outside the office, she loves spending time with her friends and family, reading, shooting, fishing, and bowling.
Here’s an interesting fact about Michelle: She LOVES football. She and her family always watch Auburn & the Bucs.
Ally, Business Assistant
Ally looks forward to coming to work each day knowing she can make all of the children smile at the end of their visit with a treasure box! She attended Marchmen Tech and has since earned her Dental X-ray License. When she isn’t helping our patients and their families at our practice, you’ll most likely find her spending time with her fiancé and sweet baby boy. She also enjoys going to Target!
Here’s an interesting fact about Ally: she comes from a big family!
Morgan, Business Assistant
Morgan is originally from Jacksonville. She majored in Business Management and minored in Finance and Human Resources at the University of North Florida. Today, she uses her extensive education to help our patients have the best experience possible at our practice! Outside of dentistry, her interests include working out, watching sports, and spending time with her family.
Here’s an interesting fact about Morgan: this is the first year she is a Bucs season ticket holder!