Our team at Riviera Dental is the best of the best! Take a look at who you can expect to see when you visit our Miramar office.
Natalie is our Practice Manager. She is the backbone of our practice, a jack of all trades, and ensures that the practice is smooth-running. She began her career with Riviera Dental in March 2006. She believes in participative management, seeks feedback and input from all staff members, and encourages open dialogue and participation in decision-making processes.
She maintains a cozy; family working environment and spends time nurturing working relationships. Her leadership and teamwork contribute to attentive patient care and practice efficiency. She is committed to creating a positive, productive, and comfortable atmosphere for her staff and patients. She is a South Florida native of Haitian descent.
She holds double Bachelor's degrees. She obtained her first Bachelor's in Business Management from the University of Central Florida in 2005 and most recently completed her second Bachelor's in Nursing from Miami-Dade College in 2022. She enjoys spending time with her daughter, family, and friends when she's not in the office. In addition, she loves traveling, dining, exercising, shopping, and attending mass.
Dionne is our dedicated and caring Dental Hygienist with over 20 years of experience. Helping patients with best practices concerning their dental hygiene is her priority. A patient's comfort is high on her agenda. Educating patients on dental care and hygiene is something that she takes very seriously. She believes that her patients should know that she cares about them as a person first and foremost. Dionne is a mother of two adult children, a wife, and a woman of faith. She is fondly known to everyone as Dee.
Antoinette is our Dental Hygienist. She began her vocation as a Certified Dental Assistant in 1990, then continued her education in dental hygiene. She obtained her hygiene degree from Broward College in 1994 and was awarded the Procter and Gamble Dental Hygienist professional award in preventive oral hygiene care. She enjoys movies, spending time with her kids, exercising, and going to the beach in her spare time. She is compassionate, caring, and dedicated to her patients and ensures they have a positive dental experience. Hearing her patients say, "my teeth feel so clean; you did a great job. Thank you so much" makes her day!
Lead Dental Assistant
Alesia, "Lisa," as we warmly call her, is our Lead Dental Assistant. She was born and raised in Jamaica. She was exposed to dentistry at the tender age of sixteen as she accompanied her mother, a dental assistant, to work on the weekends. She later earned her Dental Assistant degree from Lindsay Hopkins in 1994. She has over 20 years of dental experience. She enjoys sleeping, shopping, and delighting in chocolate in her free time