Meet the team at smiles of Orlando
Nothing makes us happier than seeing you smile!
ANA – Lead Dental Assistant
Ana was born in Cuba, is married, and has two wonderful children. She has been a dental assistant since 1995. She joined our office in 2012. What she enjoys most about her job is building relationships with patients and seeing the results of beautiful dentistry. “I have really enjoyed working with Dr. Martinez because he is an excellent clinician and with his patience and guidance, he has expanded my knowledge in the specialty of prosthodontics.
We truly have an exceptional team.” Ana speaks both English and Spanish fluently. When she’s not in the office she is at a softball or soccer field cheering on her children.
JEANETTE – Dental Assistant
Jeanette joined our practice in 2019 after relocating from the fabulous Florida Keys where she lived for 35 years. She has been a dental assistant since 2004 and received her RDA from the University of Florida. Jeanette is known for her bright smile and compassion for her patients. Fluent in English and Spanish, Jeanette quickly gets to know her patients and makes them feel at ease.
She is bilingual in both English and Spanish. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband, adult children, and granddaughter. She loves trying new restaurants, visiting theme parks, and enjoying all of the entertainment Orlando has to offer.
HERLANDE – Dental Assistant
Herlande was born and raised in Haiti. She is a proud mom of one handsome little boy! Since immigrating to the United States, she went to work in customer service with the goal to get her dental assisting certification one day. Since she has a passion for everything artsy, she felt she can use her talent to make a difference. In 2019, she fulfilled her dream and started her career at Smiles of Orlando.
According to Herlande, “Prosthodontics specialty is an Art.” She enjoys witnessing the process, the details, and mostly, the final result. She can also speak fluent French and Creole. During her time off, she enjoys being a mom and working on doing makeup, creating wardrobe sets, and taking pictures.
YAMILETTE – Patient Coordinator
Aka- Jamie, was born in Puerto Rico. She lived in Connecticut, New York, and Chicago before her family decided to stay in Florida seeking warmer winters. She got certified as a dental assistant and began working in the dental field in 2004. She later became an administrative assistant and enjoys being the first point of contact at our practice.
She strives to make each patient feel as though they are right in their own living room- comfortable and always at ease.
Her kind and welcoming personality is an asset to the office! Her favorite part of working here at Smiles of Orlando is seeing the patients before and after transformations, and the pure joy and happiness Dr. Martinez brings to them! During her time off she enjoys spending time with her son and fiancé at theme parks and movies, dining at restaurants, spending time at the beach, and traveling.
CARYN – Treatment Coordinator
Caryn’s role at our practice is Treatment and Patient Coordinator. She joined us in 2008 and has over 16 years of experience in the dental field. Her passion is dealing with patients to assist them in obtaining their dental goals along with the satisfaction of seeing how happy they are with the end results.
She prides herself on building a great rapport with patients easing their fears and anxiety. During our off time, Caryn enjoys spending time with her family, going to the gym, cooking, and traveling.
ROSIE – Dental Hygienist
Rosa is originally from Mexico. She lived in Texas for 4 years where her two daughters were born. She later moved to Brooklyn, NY, and obtained her dental hygienist license there in 2005. In 2006, her husband and she decided to move to Florida where she has resided most of her years.
She is known for her gentle hand and honest, genuine concern for the care of her patients. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and planning her visits to see her daughters. It’s been a true pleasure having her as part of our team since 2007!
JESYKA – Dental Hygienist
Jesyka is a native Floridian, born and raised in Orlando, “The City Beautiful”. After graduating high school, she obtained her dental assisting degree with expanded functions. Soon after obtaining her degree, she continued her studies, pursuing her dream of becoming a dental hygienist. In 2012, she passed her Dental Hygiene exams with 100% scoring. Jesyka was one of the first dental hygienists (in the state of Florida) to obtain her license for local anesthesia, adding to her passion for dental healthcare. She greatly values the importance of continually learning and is committed to continuing dental education. It is this passion in healthcare that allows her to strive to provide optimal care for her patients.
In her spare time, Jesyka enjoys traveling, being a fitness enthusiast, and is somewhat of a foodie. She also loves spending time with her friends, family, and her two adorable yorkies!