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155 SW Port St Lucie Blvd Port St. Lucie, FL 34984

Meet Port St. Lucie FL Dentist Office Staff

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental 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 dental experience every time you visit our practice.

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

ADMINISTRATION

Office Manager

Angela
Angela has her Bachelor’s Degree in Management from The University of Pheonix as well as her Expanded Functions Certificate for Dental Assisting from Broward Community College. She has worked in the dental field for over 20 years and has been a part of our family for almost 7 years. She truly loves being able to make a difference in the lives of our patients. When she’s not at the office she enjoys cooking and fishing!


Operations Manager

Ashley, RDH
Ashley received her license as a Registered Dental Hygienist from Indian River State College in 2012. She was also previously a Certified Dental Assistant for 6 years. She has worked in the dental field for over 11 years and has been a member of our growing family since 2013. Ashley loves everything about dentistry but most importantly how something as simple as a smile can change someone’s life forever. When she’s not here with us she enjoys spending time with her husband and their 3 children embarking on as many outdoor adventures as possible!


Operations Leaders

Tabatha, RDH
Tabatha received her Associates in Science – Dental Hygiene from Indian River State College in 2012. She has been practicing for 7 years and has been here with us for almost 2 years. She loves knowing that her patients leave here with both a beautiful and a healthy smile, in which is a reward that cannot be measured. When she is not working she enjoys hunting, saltwater fishing, lobster diving and traveling all alongside her husband and two young boys!


Krista, RDH
Krista is a Registered Dental Hygienist, earning her degree from Tallahassee Community College along with her Certification in local anesthesia from Palm Beach State College. She has been a part of our dental family for over 3 years. Her favorite part of dentistry is helping others maximize their oral health and caring for patients by providing them with amazing services that will benefit them for life. Outside of work she enjoys dancing, gardening, cooking and spending time with her family!


Front Desk Coordinator

Stacey, EFDA
Stacey has been here with us for over 3 years in which she has worked in many positions that include Dental Assisting and Administration. She truly enjoys working with people and helping our team be the best that we can be, so that we may provide our patients with excellent dental care. In her free time she enjoys cooking foreign cuisines and traveling!


Accounts Receivable

Jenessa
Jenessa is one of our wonderful Hygiene Coordinators. She has been a part of our team for almost 2 years and she truly enjoys seeing our patients leave with a bright and healthy smile. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, shopping and reading. She also loves spending time with her husband of over 20 years and their 3 children.


Doctor Coordinator

Ruth, EFDA
Ruth graduated from The Dental Assisting Program in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 2007. After moving to Florida in 2012, and earning her Florida Certifications from Nova University, she joined the Great Smile Dental family in 2013. Through the years, her joy of dentistry comes from providing quality service to all of her wonderful patients and that is a reason for a GREAT SMILE! In her free time she enjoys reading, crafts and soaking up Florida’s beautiful sunshine. Ruth is also very excited to welcome her first child in October, whom we recently found out is going to be a bouncing baby boy!


 

Hygiene Coordinators

Geri
Geri obtained her Associate’s in Business from Alpena Community College and has been with our team for over 3 years. She has worked in the dental field for 7 years and she truly enjoys watching the smile transformations of our patients. When she’s away from the office she enjoys taking her sweet puppy named Lucy to the beach and going to her favorite restaurant Pueblo Viejo!


Janee
Janee obtained her Bachelor’s in Interdisciplinary Studies with a minor in Health Services Administration from The University of Central Florida. She became a part of our team over 6 months ago and she loves helping people obtain the smile they never thought they could have! When she’s not here at work she enjoys a nice sunny beach day and spending time with her family and friends.


CLINICAL TEAM

Treatment Plan Coordinators

Amanda
Amanda received her Radiology Certification from Nova University. She has been a member of our dental family for almost 16 years and has worked in the dental field for over 18 years. Her love of dentistry comes from watching smiles transform and being able to help give our patients back their beautiful smiles. Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband and two children as well as traveling to new places and experiencing new cuisines!


Yanira
Yanira obtained her CPR and Radiology Certificates from Indian River State University. She has been with us for over 6 years and looks forward to many more years to come. She loves educating our patients on the importance of oral hygiene and helping them achieve their dreams of optimal oral health as well as a beautiful smile they can be proud of. Yanira has two children, a 7 year old son and a 13 year old daughter. Some of her favorite hobbies include cooking, watching movies, and going on vacations to new places!


Kayla
Kayla has been here with us for over a year in which she has obtained her Expanded Functions Certification in Dental Assisting from EDFA, LLC. Since she began working here she has enjoyed helping people get back on track with their oral hygiene and become happy with their smiles. In her spare time she likes to go shopping, watch her favorite TV show Grey’s Anatomy on Netflix, catching a METS game or going to the beach with her friends. Kayla also is expecting her first beautiful baby girl, Paislee Leann in October!


Takecia
Takecia has been a member of our family for almost a year and she is excited to make a long lasting career here with us. She has always found cosmetic dentistry fascinating and loves seeing the transformation of a new improved smile and how it makes our patients feel. Takecia is a fun and loving person, as well as a mother of two beautiful daughters. When she is not working she enjoys cooking/baking and spending time with her family!


Hygiene Department

Melissa, RDH
Melissa went to Indian River State College where she received her Associate’s in Science – Dental Hygiene and Saint Petersburg College where she received her Bachelor’s of Applied Science – Dental Hygiene. She started here with us in July of 2017 and enjoys caring for the patients on a personal level while attending to their specific needs. In her free time she loves outdoor activities like fishing and hunting with her husband and their 2 children. She has been a wonderful addition to our growing family!


Kreda, RDH
Kreda graduated from dental school in Europe as a Doctor of Dental Medicine. When she came here to Florida she attended University of Florida-Gainesville in 2009 where she graduated with her Registered Dental Hygiene license. She has worked here with us for over 2 years and has truly grown to love practicing hygiene. She is a member of the American Dental Association and likes to stay up to date on the latest technology while participating in multiple congresses and seminars. The number one reason she loves dentistry is being able to help people maintain and improve their overall oral health, quality of life and appearance while giving them a smile that they are proud to wear. When she’s away from the office she enjoys reading and traveling with her husband and their daughter who is her pride and joy!


Hope, RDH
Hope first received her Certification for Dental Assisting from LISD Tech Center before deciding to achieve her Associates in Science – Dental Hygiene from Kellogg Community College. She absolutely loves being a hygienist and has been practicing here with us for over 6 months. What she loves about being a hygienist is being able to give patients a beautiful smile that they can be proud of while also providing them with optimal function so that they may enjoy the best part of life, FOOD! Patient education and care is her absolute passion and she is excited to continue to grow here with us. She also loves wakeboarding, racing dirt bikes, art shows, boxing and going to the gym!


Cydy, RDH
Cydy is a graduate from Vermont Technical College with her certification in local anesthesia as well as her Associate’s in Science – Dental Hygiene. She has been here with us for over 8 months and she loves being able to provide long lasting solutions for our patients, and helping them leave with a beautiful and bright smile. In her free time she likes to participate in aerial yoga, reading, traveling and adrenaline pumping activities such as sky diving and trapeze arts!


Dental Assistant Team Leader

Lauren, CDA
Lauren attended Purdue University and Ivy Tech where she obtained her Associates Degree and was nationally certified as a dental assistant. She has been in the dental field for over 10 years having worked 6 of them here with us. Her interest in dentistry was sparked as a teenager when her older brother was in a bike accident in which his injuries required implants on 3 of his front teeth. She has grown to love the field because even after 10 years there are still new things to be learned everyday and she truly enjoys helping patients obtain the smile they desire. Lauren is recently engaged and loves baking, scuba diving and traveling with her wonderful fiancé.


Dental Assisting Team

Joyce, EFDA
Joyce attended Miami Dade Community College and received her Expanded Functions Certificate from Concorde Career Institute in 1998. She has been with our dental family for over 6 years in which she has obtained her Radiology and CPR Certifications. Her favorite part of dentistry is simple the people she is able to interact with each day. She loves meeting new people and learning about their cultures and endeavors through life. In her spare time she enjoys sports games, traveling, concerts and spending time with her husband, 2 children and 3 grandchildren! All in all she has truly loved the opportunity to experience new techniques, people and places throughout her dental career!


Christine, EFDA
Christine is a graduate from The University of Florida with her certification in Dental Radiology, Dental Assistant – Education Services. She also attended Indian River State College where she received her certifications as an Administrative Assistant and in Data Entry. She has been with us for over 4 years and absolutely loves our team and all the doctors. She loves creating a connection with each patient she attends to as well as the opportunity to learn new things about dentistry every day. When she’s out of the office she enjoys reading, gardening, fishing and racket ball. She is the mother of 2 sons and 1 daughter and recently found out she will be having a grand-baby in October!


Jennifer
Jennifer obtained her Expanded Function Certificate in both Dental Assisting and Orthodontics in 2013 from MedVance Institute. She started her first assisting job here with us that very same year and loves helping people bring back their dazzling smiles every day! In her free time she enjoys fishing, traveling and spending time with her close friends and 2 children. One of which just recently graduated from a Dental Assisting Program as well and she couldn’t be more proud!


Chase, EFDA
Chase has been a part of the Great Smile Dental family for over 4 years. He is currently completing his Bachelor’s Degree at Florida Atlantic University with a double major in Molecular Biology and Health Care Administration. He is the President of the FAU Pre-Dental Association and will be applying to dental school in the fall of 2018. Chase has also founded an undergraduate pre-dental shadowing program for his school and is writing his senior thesis on the affects of clinical shadowing on pre-dental students. He participates in several community outreach programs, including events with the Boys and Girls Club and Habitat for Humanity. Not only does he love being a dental assistant but he finds joy in helping patients through the duration of their treatment. In his spare time he spends it at the beach or on the golf course!


Kaitlyn, CDA
Kaitlyn graduated from Broward College in 2014 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She has been a wonderful addition to our dental family since 2017 and she is excited to expand her knowledge of dentistry with us for many years to come! Her true passion for dentistry comes from being able to help people renew the confidence in their smiles and be proud to show them off. When she is not working she enjoys going to the beach, cooking, shopping, crafting and playing with her English Bulldog Sheba!


Bianca, CDA
Bianca graduated from Fortis Institute with her Expanded Function Certification in Dental Assisting and also has obtained her CPR/ First Aid certification and Radiology Certificate. She has been with our dental family for over 2 years and enjoys working with each patient while enhancing their oral health with each visit. Bianca has two wonderful sons and in her free time she enjoys taking them to the beach for some well deserved relaxation and Florida sunshine!


Alma, EFDA
Alma received her Expanded Functions Certification from MedVance Institute in 2012. She has worked here with us for over a year and has been actively working in the dental field for almost 10 years. Her favorite part of dentistry is helping people transform their smiles. In her spare time she enjoys playing with Iris her Chihuahua/ Yorkie mix as well as her niece and two nephews.


Alketa (Kay), EFDA
Kay started here with us in February of 2017 as a Sterilization Technician. She knew from that moment on that she wanted to work in dentistry and with the help of Dr. Schamback she went on to receive her Expanded Functions Certificate through EFDA, LLC. Kay enjoys being able to provide our patients with comfort and optimal care throughout their procedures and loves helping people look and feel their best! In her spare time she enjoys relaxing by the beach and watching her two sons play soccer.


Carline, CDA
Carline completed her Certified Dental Assisting course with Fortis Institute and had been here with us since June of 2017. She truly enjoys helping people and making sure each patient receives the best care available. Carline has 2 sons and she enjoys spending time with them as well as reading a good book in her spare time.


Office Operations


Nestor
Nestor graduated from West London Technical College with his Associate’s in Hotel Tourism and Catering Management. He also received his certifications in Environmental Health and Safety Management, IT Communications and Software Networking from Capital Community College. He loves putting a smile on people’s faces and has enjoyed his time with us over the past 2 years. Nestor likes to spend time with his wife and 2 children as well as going fishing and making computer repairs