Meet Our Team

Our dental team is trained and skilled and we strive to cater to each patient. Each member of our treatment team, Hygienists, Assistants, and our Patient Services Coordinators, have years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We are always available to answer any questions you may have about our practice so please don't hesitate to contact us! We look forward to seeing you at your first visit and thereafter!

Claire – Dental Hygienist

Claire2016Claire has over 20 years of dental experience and has been with our office since 1998. She started her career as a receptionist for a periodontist, and also worked as an office manager for both endodontic and general practices. After time away to raise their three sons, she went to dental hygiene school and graduated in 1997. Claire's hobbies are fishing with her husband and working out.

Ann – Dental Hygienist

Ann2016-2Ann relocated from Queens, New York in 1998 after receiving her Master's degree in Health Education from NYU. She has been in dentistry for over 35 years, four as a Certified Dental Assistant and then as a Registered Dental Hygienist. When she first arrived in Florida in 1998, she was the Program Director for the Dental Assisting Program at Charlotte County Vo-Tech Center. In 2000, Ann returned to clinical dental hygiene, practicing in cosmetic dental offices in Sarasota. Ann's hobbies are cooking and marathon running.

Sandra – Certified Dental Assistant

Sandra2016Sandra was born in Bogotá, Colombia, where she trained as a licensed DDS. She is passionate about dentistry and has been working in the field for over 30 years. Sandra particularly enjoys the innovations and new technology that provides a real challenge for dentists. "The future of dentistry is unlimited and I take pride in staying current with the technology in order to provide the best services for our patients." Sandra is happily married and has two children and two step-children.

Lori – Patient Services Coordinator

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Lori is originally from Goshen, Indiana and has been in dentistry for over 30 years, having been both a chairside assistant and front desk receptionist. She also has specialty experience in children's dentistry. Lori has been with our office for more than 10 years. She is married and has one son and one granddaughter. She enjoys shopping, outdoor activities and is a live music enthusiast.

Wendy – Patient Services Coordinator/Dental Assistant

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Wendy graduated from Weymouth North High School and continued her education at Aquinas Junior College, where she earned her Associate in Science Degree in Business. She also attended Northeastern University in cooperation with Tufts University School of Dentistry. She moved to Florida in 1989 and earned her Dental Auxiliary Expanded Duties at the University of Florida in Gainesville. She has worked in the field for over 25 years. Wendy is happily married and has two children. She enjoys gardening, travelling and country music.


Jaime – Services Coordinator

JaimeJaime is originally from Riverside, CA and has been in dentistry since moving to Sarasota in 2013. Her background prior to dentistry includes office management and law enforcement specializing in financial fraud. Her hobbies include running, CrossFit and community involvement. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Humane Society of Sarasota and is the current secretary for the Downtown Sarasota Condo Association.