At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Head Dental Assistant
Glenda has been a Dental Assistant for over 20 years. Glenda has a passion for work in our Dental Lab, to help develop a brand new smile in all of her patients. In her free time she likes to do hair and cosmetology, and enjoys watching movies on Sundays.
“The most exciting part of my job is everything! I love working with patients and seeing them smile.”
Head Dental Assistant
Janina has been a Dental Assistant for over 20 years. Her expertise in this area allows her to excel in surgical dental procedures. Janina is a people person and enjoys working with children. In her free time she likes to surf, do yoga, and spend time with her loved ones.
“My passion is to be able to help my patients.”
Alexandra (we call her Sandy) is our newest Dental Assistant. She has been fascinated with Dentistry ever since she was 8, when her mother, Glenda (one of our Head Dental Assistants) introduced her to it. Sandy has a love for learning and has immersed herself in the world of Dentistry.
Sandy likes to spend time with her husband and her two Yorkie babies, Toby and Sophia.
“I love to learn new things every day. I hope to one day be as good of a Dental Assistant as my mother.”
Alexandra is currently on maternity leave caring for her beautiful baby girl. She will begin working with us again later this year.
Lidia’s passion has always been helping others; she first became a nursing assistant because she loved taking care of the elderly. “The smile I received just from holding their hand or giving them a glass of water was priceless.”
After 10 years she changed her career to Dental Assistant, and loves that she can continue helping people by giving them a new smile and relieving pain. Lidia loves working alongside Dr. Patel and her work family, giving patients the care and attention they deserve.
Lidia likes to spend time with her husband and son, parents and siblings. “My son is my life and I could not be more grateful to have him!”
Julia is currently a student at UCF studying Biomedical Sciences, with a goal of becoming a Physician’s Assistant. Julia has always led a passion for helping others and loves seeing patients smile. She will always greet you with a warm welcome and a smile. After a year and a half at the front of the office, Julia now handles any and all of your insurance needs.
In her free time she studies with friends, babysits, and loves going to church and the gym.
“I love this job and the experience it has given me so far. I am so grateful to Dr. Patel and my work family for helping me learn the world of Dentistry.”