About Your Dentist

Michelle Joseph-Garcia, DDS

"Let us always meet each other with smiles, for the smile is the beginning of love." - Mother Teresa

My Mission

“It’s my goal to make a positive change in the life of each patient by improving their smile and oral health. I also seek to educate my patients on the benefits of lifetime, preventative care so they can enjoy their smiles for many years to come. I am constantly amazed at the opportunities I have to build relationships with my patients and help them improve their health. Truly caring about my patients has brought me the greatest rewards I could ever ask for.”

Education

University of Florida College of Dentistry - Gainesville, FloridaDoctor of Dental Surgery

Universidad de Carabobo - Valencia, VenezuelaBachelor of Dental Surgery

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

“Dentistry is constantly evolving, so in order to stay ahead of the curve, it’s necessary to refine my skills and expand my expertise. I am dedicated to seeking out new opportunities to improve my knowledge of dentistry so that I am able to offer my patients the best possible oral health care.”

Dr. Joseph-Garcia has received advanced training in implants. She is also a member of the American Dental Association and the Florida Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Joseph-Garcia currently resides in Windermere, Florida with her husband, Fredy, and her children, Joseph and Jonathan. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, concerts and the beach.

Stefhany Duque, DMD

“Serving the community one smile at a time!”

My Mission

I am passionate about dental esthetics; combining art and science to give you a smile that looks as good as it feels.  I want to make a positive impact on each patient’s quality of life by helping them enjoy the many benefits of a beautiful smile, from increased self-confidence to proper oral function. In order to provide my community with the best dental care possible, I believe that I need to put my patients first and pay special attention to their oral health needs, concerns, and expectations. My priority is to put every patient at ease by making each dental visit as comfortable and informative as possible.

Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine University of Florida – Gainesville, FL

Bachelor of Science  Florida Gulf Coast University – Fort Myers, FL

Professional Memberships

Dr. Duque is an active member of the American Student Dental Association, Hispanic Student Dental Association, American Association for Women Dentists, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

When she isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Duque enjoys working out, reading, traveling, playing the piano, and watching football (Go Gators!).