Our Staff

 

Dr. David W. Edwards

Dr. David W. Edwards

 

Dr. Edwards is a Sanford Native. He graduated from Seminole High School. Dr. Edwards received his Bachelor of Science from Florida State University and his Doctor of Medical Dentistry from the University of Florida.

Growing up in his father’s dental practice, Dr. Edwards has always appreciated and understood the importance of Holistic Dentistry.

Dr. Edwards is accredited with the IAOMT (International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology) and is currently serving as President of the Board.

He and his wife, Kelly, live here in Sanford. They are blessed with 7 year old twins (Luke and Kate) and a 4 year old daughter (Ella).

Ja'Monique

Ja'Monique

Office Manager

Ja’ (pronounced “Jay”) was born in Cambridge, Maryland. She and her husband, Robert, moved to Florida in 1998.

She started in dentistry in 1987 as a Certified Dental Assistant in Orthodontics and has expanded her knowledge of dentistry over the past 35 years. Ja’ has been with Dr. Edwards’ office since 2007.

Ja’ has 2 beautiful daughters, Monique and Jessi. She loves spending time with them, along with their husbands and 4 grandchildren.

She has a house full of fur (dogs & cats), feather (parakeets) and scale (fish) babies that require most of her free time! Not to mention all of the ducks that fly & waddle in each evening for their dinner.

Ja’ couldn’t be happier or more proud of having her daughter, Jessi, working alongside her here at Dr. Edwards’ office.

Jessi

Jessi

Administrative Assistant

Jessi was born and raised in Cambridge, MD and moved to Florida in 1998.

She graduated from Winter Park High School and Valencia College.

Jessi is happily married to her husband, DJ. They have three beautiful children together: Trinity, Chloe, and Samuel. They also have a few furbabies that require just as much love and attention as the humans: Athena the Boxer, Phoenix the bearded dragon, and five unruly housecats with a penchant for troublemaking: Alex, Binx, Ginger, George, and Edgar.

She enjoys spending time with her family and reading. Jessi is an amateur baker and is constantly spoiling her family with yummy desserts. She loves flowers, rainy days, and everything Christmas.

Fun fact: Jessi is Ja’s daughter!

Brittany

Brittany

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Brittany, born in Brooklyn, New York, has lived in FL since 1999. She married her high school sweetheart and they have a beautiful daughter together.

She received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Daytona State College in 2010. Brittany finds importance in educating her patients on how to achieve optimal oral health.

Outside the office Brittany and her family love to travel, being in the mountains is one of her favorite places.

Marian

Marian

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Marian was born and raised in Venezuela. There, she earned her degree in General Dentistry. After a year of practicing dentistry in her own practice, Marian decided to move to Florida.

Upon moving to Florida, Marian worked as a Dental Assistant. After continuing her dental education, she became a Registered Dental Hygienist.

Marian enjoys continuing her education to utilize the most current research and information in the care of our patients. Her goal is to help patients have a healthy smile and understand the relationship between good oral health and their total wellness.

In her free time, Marian enjoys working out, watching a good Netflix series, shopping, and travel.

Heather

Heather

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)

We are very excited to welcome Heather back on our team!!

Heather was born in Kettering Ohio and moved to Florida with her family in 1997.

She has been a dental assistant since 2002.

Heather lives in Deltona FL with her husband Freddie their two daughters Makenzy and Dezirae and their fur babies Capone and Marley.

Heather and her family like to spend their time outdoors, at the beach, or at the field watching their daughters play softball.

Amber

Amber

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)

Amber was born in Detroit, Michigan. She moved to Florida when she was only 6 months old.

She graduated from Daytona State College as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant in 2018.

Amber lives in Deltona with her 6 year old daughter, Aria, and husband Jonathan. She is a happy newlywed! They have two bull terriers together, famously recognized as the Target dog, Lulu and Angel.

Amber and her family love to spend time at the springs swimming. Going to Disney and couponing are a couple of her favorite hobbies!