Jill - Insurance Specialist
Jill joined Periu Family Dentistry over 2 years agobut has been in the dental field for over 20 years. Her knowledge in dentistry spans both clinical and administrative skills with emphasis on insurances. She loves helping patients navigate and understand their insurance plans. Jill enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and LOVES the beach and visiting art museums. In her spare time, she likes to search for ocean treasures and go fishing.
Maureen - Patient Coordinator
Maureen is originally from Massachusetts but moved to Florida with her husband in February 2021 when she joined our team. Her expertise in the dental field spans over 30 years as an office manager, dental assistant, and patient coordinator. Maureen loves getting to know our patients and forming a personal connection with them. Maureen loves the beach, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. She has passion for cooking Italian dishes, especially chicken parmesan.
Tracie - Scheduling Coordinator
Originally from Maryland, Tracie has always wanted to live in Florida since she was little. Her wish came true when she joined Periu Family Dentistry early in 2021. Tracie has been working in dentistry for over 9 years and loves to bring smiles to our patient's faces. She enjoys building relationships with our patients and learning new things about them. Tracie is a fanatic of horror movies. Her all time favorite movie is Friday, the 13th. When she is not watching movies, she is either at the beach or spending time with her family.
Nina - Registered Dental Hygienist
Nina was born and raised in Melbourne, FL graduating from Eau Gallie High School. She has been a hygienist for over 23 years in the same office and has had the pleasure of treating multi-generations of the same family. She loves to make a difference in her patient's lives by helping them improve their oral health. Patient's really appreciate her calming and gentle touch during their appointments. Nina enjoys hiking, camping, exercising, and spending time with her family.
Amanda - Certified Dental Assistant
Amanda is originally from New York and moved to FL in 1996. She joined our team in 2018 right after graduating dental assisting school. Upon meeting Amanda, we knew she was the perfect fit for our office. She brings so much joy and laughter to our patients. They love her kind and gentle demeanor, which is perfect for being a dental assistant. Amanda finds joy in getting a nervous patient through their procedure. Amanda loves spending time with her family, watching movies, and cooking. A way to her heart is to bring her coffee!
Janie - Sterilization Technician/Infection Control Specialist
Janie is the newest member of our team, joining us in 2022. She comes to us with a wealth of knowledge in several aspects of dentistry, including being dental hygienist/educator and a certified dental assistant over 42 years. Her advance degree in Health Sciences has led to her expertise in both Infection Control, OSHA and State of Florida regulatory compliance. Janie enjoys educating patients on how to keep their smiles looking beautiful. In her spare time, Janie cherishes spending time with her husband, and being outside enjoying nature.