Our Staff

 

Dr. George W. (Bill) Edwards

Dr. George W. (Bill) Edwards

 

“Dr. Bill” was born in Tallahassee. He graduated from Leon High School, Emory University and The University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1966.

Serving in the United States Public Health Service, Dr. Bill provided dental care to the U.S. Coastguard and Merchant Marines.

Dr. Bill is a member of numerous organizations and has received many awards.

He has over 40 years experience in dentistry, with the last 26 years specializing in dentistry relating to whole body care.

Dr. Bill and wife, Bess, are very proud of their four children and nine grandchildren.  Dr. David Edwards joined his practice in 2007 and their three daughters, Ann, Becky & Christy are all three medical doctors.

Dr. David W. Edwards

Dr. David W. Edwards

 

“Dr.  David” is a Sanford Native.  He graduated from Seminole High School.  Dr. David 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. David has always appreciated and understood the importance of Holistic Dentistry.

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

He and his wife, Kelly, are blessed with twins!  Luke and Kate will be 3 in April.

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 31 years.

Your first contact with our office will most likely be with Ja’.  You will find her to be quite helpful in answering your initial questions, scheduling appointments, reviewing fees and helping with insurance questions.

Ja’ has a strong belief in the healing power of nutrition.

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 has degrees in both Nursing and Early Childhood Education from Valencia College.

She has been happily married to her husband, DJ, for over 10 years. 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, Elsa and Sunny the Parakeets, and four unruly housecats with a penchant for troublemaking, Alex, Binx, Ginger, and George.

She enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering with Scouts, 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.

Tatjana

Tatjana

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)

Tatjana is new to the dental field but has always had a strong interested and passion for dentistry.

Her father is an US Army Sergeant Veteran from Long Island and her mother is a German immigrant. Tatjana spent a lot of her childhood moving around the country to different army bases and graduated high school in Bohemia, NY.

Tatjana moved to Orlando in 2012 on her own to make a better life for herself. She met her fiancé, Cody, and started a family and career in dentistry. In 2015, she and Cody were blessed with a daughter named Penelope.

They live here in Sanford with two dogs, two cats and an aquarium with five tetra fish and two snails. Tatjana enjoys gardening, cooking, and exploring the outdoors, as well as painting and sculpting with her daughter.

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.

Britt

Britt

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)

Britt was born in Altamonte Springs, Florida.

Her Mother was in the U.S Army so she traveled to Virginia and Texas when she a child.

She moved back home in 2011 and graduated in 2013 with a Dental Assisting with Expanded Functions Degree.

Britt has two children, a Daughter named Taylor and a son named Blake.

She loves spending time by the Ocean and doing arts and crafts.

Her favorite quote is “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain”