Your Kendall Dentist's Team
Our Team at The Advanced Center for Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry at Kendall Village
Our team members are experienced, compassionate people who admire the personal relationships they build with our patients. Each goes out of their way to make sure you feel comfortable and relaxed while receiving excellent dental care. Our team plays a key role in Dr. Oscar Cascante’s ability to be named a leader among cosmetic dentists in Kendall & Miami. Get to know them better!
‘‘Was a great experience. A very professional staff which were very attentive to my needs and concerns.’’
- Mario T., Actual Patient
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Our friendly, knowledgeable and compassionate team is one of our best assets!
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RDH: Dental Hygienist
Jenny is one of our registered dental hygienists. She has been working for Dr. Cascante since 2005. She was born in Miami, Florida. She is fluent in English, Spanish, and even in conversational Portuguese. She graduated from Miami Dade College in 2000, earning her Dental Hygiene Degree. She is happily married to her husband Tony and has the two most adorable children, Bryan and Sophia. Jenny loves working with patients and their needs, by helping them improve their oral health with direct care, home hygiene instruction, and education. As part of Dr. Cascante’s clinical team, and years of experience, Jenny wants to make sure patients understand the importance of keeping all their teeth, educating patients as to the link between oral health and overall health, and making sure they are part of our dental family for the long term!
RDH: Dental Hygienist
Silvia is our other dental hygienist. She has been working with Dr. Cascante since 2008. She was born in Havana, Cuba, and graduated with a Dental Degree in 1986. She practiced dentistry for 12 years in Cuba. Shortly, after arriving in Miami, she obtained her Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2003. She finds her job very fulfilling and values her patients very much. She enjoys providing every patient with a wonderful and relaxing visit. She enjoys the clinical role she plays in promoting good oral health and assists patients in their co-therapy. She is very skilled in identifying oral hygiene concerns before they develop into larger problems. She along with the rest of the team is committed to serving patients with great care and understanding. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, family, and friends.
Meet Our Friendly Front Office Team
Cristina has been part of our front desk team since 1992. She was Dr. Cascante’s first front desk receptionist and first dental assistant when he established his first practice. She is very knowledgeable in all aspects of dentistry, from the clinical to the financial aspect. Years of experience and working closely with Dr. Cascante make her a point of contact for many of our long-time patients, as well as our new ones. Cristina’s demeanor is positive, her contagious laughter and smile make the patients feel comfortable and part of our dental family. She has been married for 20 years and has three wonderful children, Carlos, Carolina, and Corina. She enjoys traveling, and social gatherings with friends and family. Cristina is always eager to explain treatment, costs, insurance benefits, and help patients achieve their goals.
Alicia has been part of our front desk team since 2006. She has over 10 years of dental experience and has been working with patients for over 12 when she worked in the medical field. She was born in Arlington, Virginia, and moved to Miami at the age of 5. She graduated from St. Brendan High School and Miami Dade College. She has three amazing children, Jonathan, Gabriella, and Emily. She enjoys crafting and spending time with her husband, Waldo, family, and friends. At our office, Alicia serves as a treatment and financial coordinator. She is happy to explain treatment, costs and insurance benefits to the patients. Her overall goal is to make sure patients understand their treatment and costs, feel comfortable with their decision, and optimize their insurance benefits. She loves to see the smiles on patients’ faces with treatment complete, and knowing she was part of the team that helped them get there!
Veronica has been our appointment coordinator since 2008. She will usually be the first to pick up the phone, and the first you will meet when you visit our office. She loves what she does; she calls the front desk her most favorite place in the office. She enjoys welcoming our patients to our office, whether with a friendly conversation or with her award-winning Cuban coffee expertise! She was born in Lima, Peru, and moved to Miami when she was 9. She has two beautiful daughters, Adriana and Gaby, and a wonderful son, Abel. She has been married to her childhood sweetheart, Abel for 20 years. She enjoys knitting, cross-stitching, reading, going to the movies, and spending time with her family. Veronica is always happy to assist our patients with scheduling, and any other concerns.
America, although, only two years with us, feels as if she has been part of our front desk team for years. She was born in Yonkers, New York, and moved to Miami at the age of 5. She is very sweet, caring, and always willing to help whether with a patient in the front desk, answering the phone or assisting the Doctor. America has over 6 years experience in the dental profession, with over 3 years in dental assisting, and expanded duties. America as part of our front desk team is responsible for recalling and assisting patients with their questions, scheduling, and treatment planning. She has been married to Rolando for over 20 years and has two wonderful children, Roly and Tatiana who she is so proud of. She enjoys cooking, boating, and spending time with her husband and children.
We Can’t Do It Alone! Meet Our Expert Dental Assistants
Dania has been a dental assistant in our office since 1995. She has over 20 years of dental assisting experience. She is originally from Cuba and moved to Miami in 1979. She has two wonderful boys, Ariel and Alex. She is proud to say both are high-achievers and are on course to become a physician, and dentist, respectively. She enjoys traveling, visiting her son in Gainesville, and spending time with her husband, Gilbert, and family. In our office, Dania does not forget a face; she always is in tune with patients, their questions, concerns, and needs. She makes sure patients know they are important and makes them feel that way. She remembers their children, weddings, and other events in our patients’ lives. She shares Dr. Cascantes’ views that we want patients to be part of our family for the long term, and makes sure they feel that way.
Liset has been a dental assistant in our office since 1994. She took an 8-year break to be a full-time mom to her beautiful daughter, Vanessa. She has been married for 15 years and is originally from Cuba. She enjoys vacationing, dancing, dining, and spending time with her husband and daughter. Liset always has a smile on her face, radiating her positive outlook. Her friendly demeanor always makes the patients feel comfortable and at ease. She enjoys working with patients and helping them achieve beautiful smiles.
Daily is the baby in the office, and our part-time dental assistant. She is truly a great asset to our office. At such a young age, she is fully bilingual, she is a hard and responsible worker, always has a smile on her face, and truly takes pride in everything she does. She originally came from Cuba in 1995, got married right after high school to her husband, Anthony, and is currently enrolled in Barry University studying towards her Bachelors in Pre Physician Assistant. Although she has only been with Dr. Cascante since 2009, she is very knowledgeable in the dental field. She enjoys working with patients and making sure they are well taken care of, as well as feel fully comfortable, and satisfied during their visits.