Wendy is our patient coordinator for Dental Buddies as well as our insurance coordinator for both Dental Partners and Dental Buddies.Wendys career in dentistry began as a dental assistant, I guess you could say she almost has done it all in a dental practice.We are thrilled to have her represent us at Dental Buddies!
When not in the office, you can find Aly with her husband, 3 children, and dogs at a motor cross track competing on quads. They all enjoy camping, traveling, and anything outdoors. Its always fun to hear about their adventures!
As one of our certified Healthystart team members, Katrina educates parents and children about the advantages of the Healthystart program and how it may enhance the long-term oral health of the child.
Originally from Michigan Samantha has lived in beautiful Florida for more than 33 years.As an expanded function dental assistant, Samantha is passionate about helping our patients of all ages overcome their dental fears and genuinely loves seeing them achieve their best smiles. Since 2014, she has assisted chairside. We are fortunate to have her on both of our teams; Dental Partners and Dental Buddies.
Samantha spends her free time with family and friends traveling throughout Florida hunting for fossilized shark teeth and other fossilized treasures that the waterways and land are hiding.In addition, Samantha and her husband keep quite busy with their 2 beautiful children, Madison and Bryson.
As the Director of Marketing, Leah supports both Dental Buddies and Dental Partners of Vero Beach with coordinating everything marketing: outreach, education programs, lectures, and public relations. Her professional career as a marketing strategist has spanned numerous years in the healthcare arena and various other industries.
A native of New York, Leah and her husband Jan moved to Vero in 2013 to be closer to their grown children and their 3 beautiful grandchildren. When not in the office, you can find her enjoying her family, friends, and their Havanese Layla relaxing and taking in all that Florida has to offer.
Our state of the art digital panoramic 2D imaging x-ray technology provides better quality and more detailed images than traditional x-rays. This technology is also less invasive and emits less radiation than traditional x-ray machines.
The latest in lightweight, portable X-Ray technology, Vatechs EzRay Air P is a portable X-ray device that allows our team to take X-rays that capture a high-resolution accurate image in less time than the traditional chairside x-ray equipment.
Using Electronic Medical Records our practice is able to quickly and accurately access patient information in order to provide the utmost in patient care. This helps to ensure patient confidentiality as well as reduce the need for paper. Using a digital format allows for quick access to your information when needed for insurance records yet provides a secure filing system.
Traditionally, teeth are polished using a rotating rubber cup and an abrasive paste. Prophy-jet polishing, however, uses an air polishing system with a combination of pressurized water and baking soda to remove more stubborn stains.
These handpieces provide less vibration and noise than traditional dental drills. Not only are they quieter, but also more efficient in tooth preparation making dental procedures shorter and more manageable.
These ultra quiet headphones are for patient use during any dental procedure. Patients can listen to their favorite music, movie, or television show without having to hear all of the surrounding noise going on as the dental work is being performed.
These monitors are found next to every patient chair. Patients can watch a movie or TV show. Patients can also view their dental radiographs when speaking to the doctor about the findings for a better understanding of their oral health.