Dental Staff

Dr. Austin T. Hoan


Dr. Austin T. Hoan was born and raised in the Orlando area. He graduated from Lake Howell High School in Oviedo. Afterward, he worked on his undergraduate studies at the University of Central Florida and received a Doctorate in Dental Medicine at the University of Florida. He received the Teledyne Prosthodontic Award and served as the part-time Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

Dr. Austin is a current member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and the Central District Dental Association.

Dr. Denisse A. Hoan


Dr. Denisse A. Hoan was born in Colombia. However, she moved as a child and considers Orlando her home now. She also graduated from Lake Howell High School in Oviedo. Lake Howell is where Dr.Austin and Dr. Denisse met each other. She received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Central Florida and her Doctorate in Dental Medicine at the University of Florida. She has furthered her dental education through a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Bay Pines, FL learning advanced techniques in all aspects of dentistry, including the placement and restoration of dental implants.

Dr. Denisse is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Maria, CRDH

Maria lives in Winter Springs. She has been a dental hygienist for 5 years. She enjoys spending time with family and going to the beach, swimming. She enjoys educating and working with people of all ages and being a part of improving and maintaining their oral health. She finds her work rewarding  when patients with dental anxiety improve their confidence in the dental setting.

Debbie, RDH

Debbie is from upstate New York. She has lived in Florida for 10 years. She has 3 children. She enjoys spending time with family and traveling.

Amber, RDH

Amber has been a dental Hygienist for 10 years. She enjoys learning from patients and teaching them how to improve their oral health. She lives in Geneva and has a daughter. Amber enjoys going to the beach and kayaking.

Elizabeth, RDH

She is a registered dental Hygienist. She lives in Oviedo with her husband and two dogs. She enjoys traveling.

Certified Dental Assistants

Nahayl, CDA

She is from Colombia. She currently lives in Oviedo with her husband and two kids. She has been in the dental field for over 17 years. She enjoys travelling, hiking and running.

Yissel, CDA

She is originally from Dominican Republic. Prior to moving to Florida she lived in New Jersey. She has 3 daughters and lives in East Orlando. She has been around dentistry for a long time since she has several family members in the dental field. She enjoys dancing, cooking and spending time with her family. She enjoys enhancing patients’ lives by improving their oral health.

Thani, CDA

Born in New jersey and raised in Cape Coral. She has been an expanded function dental assistant for 15 years. She loves dentistry because she can create a comfortable and safe space for patients and truly impact their lives by improving their oral health. In her free time, she spends time with her two boys, daughter and her puppy Charlie. She enjoys photography and painting.

Administrative Staff

Eleana, Patient Coordinator

She is a Florida native from West Palm Beach. She has been working in dentistry for 10 years. She has twins and on her time off she enjoys taking road trips and taking her kids on outdoor adventures.
She enjoys dentistry because she feels she can make a positive impact in people’s lives by giving them something to smile about.

Diane, Insurance Coordinator 

Diane is originally from Ohio, but has called Oviedo her home since the age of 15. She has been in dentistry 35 years. She has worked in real estate and retail She lives in the UCF area with her husband of 32 year. She has two girls. She enjoys being outdoors and going to the beach. She enjoys helping patients feel at ease and obtain their best smile possible. 


 Mercedes, Insurance Coordinator

She is a Florida girl. Born and raised in Winter Springs. Attended UCF where she received a bachelors degree in biomedical science. She enjoys Korean TV dramas and discovering the best food spots in Orlando. She lives with her husband and cat Mango. What she loves about dentistry is being able to see patients laugh with a confident smile.

Abby, Patient Coordinator

Abby grew up in MA, and is a Patriots fan of course. She loves living in Florida. She has been in dentistry 6 years. Prior to working as a business assistant she was a dental assistant and holds her EFDA license.
She is married and has a son. She enjoys being outdoors with family and friends. At work, she loves watching patients accomplish their goal of a healthy smile and how it positively impacts their lives.

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