Lora, Office Manager
We are thrilled to have Lora as part of our team. She is committed to making your experience with DPVB as comfortable and stress-free as possible. Please let her know if there is anything she can do to enhance your experience with us. Lora’s favorite part of dentistry is interacting with patients and being able to enhace their lives through their smiles.
In Lora’s spare time she enjoys crafting, going to the beach, listening to music, and spending time with family. Refinishing furniture is one of her favorite things to do!
Makala, Marketing Coordinator
With her strong resourcefulness and creativity she has involved us in Relay for Life, City of Vero Beach Outreach programs as well as Patient Appreciation Drawings to show how much we appreciate our patients and so much more. Makala has a passion for the community as well as our patients.
Rubi, Patient Coordinator
Rubi, a local from Indian River County, joined our practice with enthusiasm in 2015 as part of our administrative team. From booking hygiene and dental appointments to making sure our patients have continuity of care, Rubi assists our patients and team members with a soft touch and beautiful smile. We are so grateful to have her on our team.
When not in the office Rubi loves spending time with her family and friends and playing with her adorable daughter Sophia.
Shirley, Insurance Coordinator
Shirley joined our team in May 2017 and has amazed us each day with her dedication and knowledge in dental insurance. As a patient coordinator she quickly embraced the insurance coordinator role and has helped many patients receive the benefits they deserve!
She is married with two wonderful children.. Shirley is a fantastic painter and very crafty. Along with her great sense of humor comes a caring spirit not only for the staff but for every patient that comes to Dental Partners of Vero Beach.
Jeanne, Dental Hygienist
Jeanne, one of our amazing dental hygienists, joined our team in 1999, after relocating from Midland, Texas. Her passion and enthusiasm for dental care shows with all of the patients she sees. A highly trained periodontal hygienist, Jeanne is constantly seeking new health education to share with our patients. She enjoys educating patients on all dental health issues and how good oral health relates to their overall health.
In addition to playing with her beautiful grandchildren, Jeanne enjoys reading and assisting friends and family with their genealogy, and helps families reconnect.
Robin, Dental Hygienist
Robin loves providing hygiene services for both children and adults alike and enjoys building long-term relationships with everyone she sees. She is an extremely talented patient educator and very passionate about helping patients understand the importance of their oral health. Robin also supports our Give Back program with community outreach and health education in school aged children’s classrooms.
When not in the office, Robin, who is a certified personal trainer, teaches spin classes, runs marathons, and enjoys spending time with friends and family which includes a growing group of beautiful grandchildren.
Katrina, Dental Assistant
Katrina is the first smile you will see when entering our practice. We are so grateful to have her on our team as one of our Patient Coordinators. She will assist you in scheduling with our office as well with any speciallist that you may need to see. Before working at the reception area, Katrina worked as Dr. Jenna’s lead dentist assistant and has been chairside with Dr. Jenna since 2011. A passionate associate, she enjoys working in the dental profession helping patients maintain their healthy smiles. Katrina assists the team with community outreach, providing dental health information at many events, and loves keeping up with and assisting with all of the latest state of the art technology our office has to offer.
During her days off Katrina spends time with family and friends and stays very busy with her precious daughter Tatiyana.
Paula, Dental Assistant
Paula has been a member of the Dental Partners team, working chair side with Dr. Mickey since 1989. Paula obtains numerous certifications through extensive continuing education programs and never stops learning. In addition to her many years as a dental assistant. When asked what her favorite part of dentistry is after all these years, Paula said “Meeting people and creating beautiful smiles”.
In her spare time Paula enjoys participating in her church community and spending time with her friends and family.
Gail, Dental Assistant
Since 2000 Gail’s irresistible smile has brightened our office as she greets and assists patients. Gail, a highly trained dental assistant in all avenues of general and cosmetic dentistry, has an amazing work ethic and has been a great asset to our practice. When asked what her favorite part of her job is she says “Making people smile”.
In her spare time, Gail, who resides in Fort Pierce, enjoys volunteering her time in the ministry in her community. She also loves to read, try new recipes and gardening of all types, especially pond gardening.
Patsy, Dental Assistant
Patsy has been one of our fantastic dental assistants since 2015 bringing more than 30 years of experience to our team. Her eagerness to assist in all levels of services and procedures has been a great asset to the entire staff. In addition, Patsy enjoys supporting our Give Back Programs interacting with the community at events whenever she can. Her favorite part of dentistry? Restoring patients overall dental health, enhancing functionality, and creating beautiful smiles.
When not assisting the practice Patsy enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Lisa, Dental Assistant
A dedicated dental assistant, Lisa has loved helping our patients smile since 2011. Lisa excels in all aspects of chairside practices and enjoys working with our patients from the youngsters to adults. Her infectious smile and laugh will put you at ease from your first visit, as patients often remark that they have never had so much fun going to the dentist.
In her spare time you can find Lisa playing with her dachshunds, crafting, camping with family and friends and adventuring out on motorcycles with her husband.