Jocelyn is our Registered Dental Hygienist who joined our wonderful team in 2014. She attended Miami Dade College where she graduated with her Associates in Science in Dental Hygiene in 2011. Prior to this she began her career as a Dental Assistant where she quickly became passionate about dentistry. Her passion inspired her to further her education by becoming a Dental Hygienist. She loves to give back to the community through volunteer dentistry. Jocelyn understands the importance of educating her patients and the importance of preventive dentistry. Her goal is to help patients achieve and maintain excellent periodontal health by providing a dental experience that’s specific to each patient’s needs.
Monica was born in Guatemala and raised in Florida. She graduated from Miami Medical Dade Campus, in 2011, at which time she earned her degree as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Monica is empathetic and caring towards patients of all ages and is passionate about educating our patients on the importance of good oral care. Along with improving her skills and increasing her knowledge of dental hygiene, Monica's professional goal is to become the best patient advocate for oral health. In her personal time, Monica enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing with her daughter, and going on nature walks.
Carolina has always had a passion for the science field. She began her career as medical receptionist; however, her passion for dentistry lead her to persue a degree as a Registered Dental Hygienist, which she received from Miami Dade College in 2016. Carolina provides excellent and optimal oral hygiene care to our patients and stays on top of new developments in hygiene by attending continuous education courses in the field. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family and friends.
Betty is our Insurance and Finance Specialist who works with patients to help navigate the complexities of their dental insurance and patient financing. With over 20 years of dental experience, Betty knows insurance and finance. She has been part of the Cooper City Family Dentistry family for over 10 years. Her hobbies include baking and getting away on Caribbean vacations.
Nicole is a cheerful Dental Assistant whose main goal is to assist the doctors during treatment. She strives to keep her patients’ needs a top priority by keeping patients calm and at ease before, during and after treatment. She especially enjoys the daily challenges she encounters and her relationship with patients, ensuring everyone has a smile when they leave. Nicole is wonderful when communicating with patients, whether on the phone or in person. She is an expert in discussing and explaining treatment plans.
Sanny (Sunny) has been working as a dental assistant in our office since 2018 and we are lucky to have her as part of our team. She was a practicing Pediatric Dentist in Brazil and enjoys working with children. She is a wonderful addition to our office and is passionate about what she does. Her goal is to help patients achieve an amazing smile. Sanny is quiet and soft-spoken, however, she is trilingual and speaks Portuguese, Spanish and English.
Sue is a wonderful Dental Assistant whose goal is to assist the doctors during treatment. She realizes that her job is critical to achieving the desired outcome for the patient. She’s great in keeping the patients calm and at ease before, during and after treatments. Sue has been working with Cooper City Family Dentistry for over 5 years and is an expert in taking digital radiographs, 3D Cone Beam CT scans and digital impressions.
Avis is an amazing dental assistant with 18 years of dental experience. Her goal is to make her patients feel comfortable. She assists the doctors with procedures while providing patients with the best care. Avis enjoys making the patients feel at ease during their treatment while keeping a smile on their face. Avis is an expert on taking X-rays, impressions and fabricating temporary crowns.
Debbie is our newer dental assistant originally from Argentina. She is fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys translating for Spanish speaking patients. Debbie worked at a pediatric dental office before joining our office in early 2019. She is currently enrolled at Broward College with the goal of becoming a dentist.
Yunoka is a recent graduate from the University of Central Florida where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and a Minor in Chemistry. She is passionate about the dental field and a prospective dental student. Yunoka understands the importance of making sure each patient is comfortable when they are under our care and is always willing to help wherever the team needs her. She enjoys giving back to the community and is a hospital volunteer in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Emergency Room/Trauma Unit. Outside of the office she enjoys cooking, attending various sporting events, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.