meet our team

Featuring a collection of dental professionals, as well as marketing specialists and assistants Dr. Patty’s staff consists of fun, fresh, and eager individuals.
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Dr. Patty

President, Founder and CEO

Affectionately known as “Dr. Patty,” she obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology at Florida State University, and completed dental school at the University of Michigan, where she also completed her Residency, working with several respected dental professionals. Being at the forefront of the latest technology and techniques, Dr. Patty achieved a dental practice that emphasized comfort and relaxation. She enjoys spending time with her family, dining out and watching movies.

our leadership team

Alta Grace

Office Manager

Altagrace is dedicated to bringing you all the comforts and courtesies that make your dental experience a memorable one. She is fluent in French and Creole. She is extremely adept at answering questions about your account or billing. She has extensive knowledge of both dental and medical with over 16 years of experience. When Altagrace is not at work, she enjoys quality family time, dance, and working out.


Business Manager

Kathie has been in the dental field for over 13 years. Her focus is what is best for our clients and our staff to ensure we are offering the best care in our industry possible. Her biggest joy is watching clients leave the office with the smile they have always dreamt of.
When Kathie is not in the office she enjoys her family, travelling and the beach.


Office Manager

Office manager and director of operations, Ani also works as Dr. Patty’s assistant, making sure everything is running smoothly. She loves helping everyone succeed and seeing the client’s journey from when they come in to when they discover their new smile. Outside of work, Ani likes to spend time with her family, as well as travel.

our clinical department


Dental Assistant

She finds the working environment at Dr. Patty’s to be caring and encouraging of growth, as well as the well-being of the staff. When she’s not working, Sharon enjoys shopping and cooking.


Lead Dental Assistant

Having worked with Dr. Patty for 6 years, Gil loves the positive energy and fun but professional atmosphere at Dr. Patty’s. He loves to spend time outdoors, with friends and family, and eating Brazilian barbecue.


Dental Hygienist

She uses her 18 years of experience to provide patients with only the very best care. Embracing the family dynamic, she calls Dr. Patty an amazing dentist with “awesome spirit.” She enjoys traveling and attending music concerts.

our Doctors

DR. Andrea

Dr. Andrea Terris graduated undergrad from the University of Miami in 2007 and dental school in 2015 from the Salvador University-Asociación Odontológica Argentina.
She completed her residency at the University of Florida.
Dr. Andrea loves the outdoors so when she is not in the office you will find her being active at the pool, gym or on a run in the Miami sunshine.

DR. Nelly

Dr. Nelly graduated from American Dental School at the University of Nicaragua in 2008 with the highest honors.
She attended a residency and a fellowship in General Dentistry at the University of Connecticut Health Center for 3 years. She speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

our marketing team


Director of Communications

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