521 Cape Coral Pkwy W
Cape Coral, FL 33914

Mon - Thurs 8 to 5

Meet your team!

Promote, restore, and maintain your oral health
Jodi – Front Desk Originally from Ohio, Jodi moved to Florida in 2011. She started her love for dentistry while in high school where she was a sterile tech and dental assistant. Jodi changed gears in 2002 and took interest in the front desk, where she has been ever since. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family. She and her husband have 2 children, Emersyn and Jaxson.
I love being part of a team that works so well together and truly cares for the patients.

Tina – Front Desk

Originally from North Carolina, Tina moved to Cape Coral in 2000 with her husband and daughter. She has been in dentistry since 1995. Tina loves spending her free time with her family and two dogs.

I love being part of such a great team!

Maggi – Front Desk

Maggi moved to Cape Coral, FL from Key West in 2011. She attended Nova Southeastern University for dental assisting where she obtained her EFDA certification. She was a dental assistant for 17 years and decided to change paths and joined our front desk team in October of 2022. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and go to the beach.

Renee – Front Desk

Renee was raised in Battle Creek, MI where she started her career in dentistry at age 17. She attended Kellogg Community College studying business. Renee moved to Baton Rouge, LA for a bit and then on to Southern California where she married and raised their daughter. They moved to Florida in October 2022 and are settling into the Florida lifestyle! She loves boating, spending time at the beach and travelling. Dentistry has been a part of her life for over four decades and it’s ever improving technologies keep dental health a possibility for everyone. That’s worth smiling about!

Annette – Dental Assistant

Originally from North Miami, Annette has been living in Cape Coral since 1988. She started Dental Assisting in 1993 during her senior year of high school. She became certified in 1994 and has been assisting since then. Annette says that she wanted to be in dentistry since she was eight years old!

I love to make people smile and I feel a great sense of accomplishment when the patient actually looks forward to coming in for treatment! I enjoy the difficult and challenging cases and the success stories that come from them!

I love the ladies I work with. Each one has become special to me. We work as a team and help each other. We always have the patient’s best interest in mind and it’s always a pleasure to work at a place where you’re not afraid to have your family and friends go for treatment!

Danielle – Dental Assistant

Born and raised in Cape Coral, Danielle graduated from Heritage institute and has more than six years of assisting experience. Danielle loves to build relationships with patients and watch them smile! Danielle loves to spend time with her husband and their daughters Amelia and Sophia. They all enjoy boating. They also have a family dog and two bunnies!

Magnolia Dental Company is a private office that really cares about each patient’s needs. It’s a great place to work and my coworkers are like family!

Miledys – Dental Assistant

Born and raised in the Dominican Republic, Miledys moved here in 2006. She got her dental assistant certifications at Edison College in 2006 and has been practicing since. She is married and has two little girls. In her spare time she enjoys travelling.

My favorite part of dentistry is improving people’s smiles.

Leslie – Dental Assistant

Leslie moved to Cape Coral, FL from Chicago in 2011. She attended her senior year at Ida Baker High School. Leslie continued her education at Cape Coral Technical College, where she graduated from the dental assisting program with honors. Shorty after interning with our office, she joined our team here at Magnolia Dental Company and has been here since. In her spare time, she enjoys performing karaoke and living life to the fullest.

Heather – Hygienist

Born in Chicago, Heather has lived in Cape Coral since 1986. She says that her aunt is a dental hygienist and inspired her to go into the field. She really enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them with their oral health.

She and her husband have two children, Ryan and Madison, as well as two dogs. They love watching their kids play at sports activities as well as spending time with family and friends.

I watched the building being built and thought, “What a beautiful place to work!” I love the people I work with and the patients have become such friends. I have watched many of them grow throughout my years as a hygienist.

Mariah – Hygienist

Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Mariah grew up in southern California and has lived in Florida since 2002.
A registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) for 13 years, she graduated from FSW (formerly Edison College) dental hygiene program.

I am interested in dentistry because I always had a good experience at the dental office and wanted others to feel that way and share my passion.

I live in Fort Myers with my “love”, my 22 year old daughter and my 10 year old cat.
Working at Magnolia Dental Company provides a great energy. The office and patients are wonderful!

Dawn – Hygienist

Dawn comes to us from southeastern Pennsylvania where she is a registered dental hygienist and a public health practitioner. She has taken thousands of continuing education courses throughout her over 30 years of dental experience. 

She is passionate about educating her patients about the body/mouth connection. She moved to Florida to be close to her family. 

She enjoys traveling, going to the beach, reading and is an avid lifelong Philadelphia Eagles football fan. Go Birds!

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Yailen – Hygienist

Yailen is the epitome of a successful immigrant in the United States. Born in Cuba and raised in Louisville, KY, Yailen earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Science in Dental Hygiene from the prestigious University of Louisville School of Dentistry where she graduated with honors and was the only one in her class to receive the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award, a recognition of excellence. This award for over 40 years has been recognizing the most outstanding dental hygiene student who demonstrated exceptional skills and clinical performance.

She’s a Certified Registered Dental Hygienist in both Florida and Kentucky and is certified in the use of nitrous oxide and local anesthetics.

Yailen has been passionate about dentistry since she was little and before becoming a dental hygienist, Yailen worked as a registered dental assistant for 6 years and has experience in General Dentistry and Orthodontics. Her education and experience have equipped her with a profound understanding of oral health and hygiene, enabling her to provide top-notch care to our valued patients. Yailen joined Magnolia Dental because she wanted to surround herself with top professionals in the dental community and a family atmosphere.
In her free time, Yailen loves traveling, going to the beach, taking care of her plants, and spending time with her husband Mauricio, her daughter Adriana, and her fur baby Luca.