Staff

An amazing practice, defined by an amazing staff

Every great doctor has an equally great team supporting them. Every individual on our staff contributes something special to our practice. We are fortunate that we have developed a staff that believes in our doctors and the superior care they provide.  They are proud of our office and this is reflected in the very low turnover of staff. These caring and compassionate people are absolutely dedicated to providing the best care and have expanded experience and training treating kids. They’re also focused on continuing their educations and bettering themselves both as professionals and individuals. We’re fortunate to have such skilled staff members that are competent and empathetic in their care.  In addition, most of our staff members have been with us for many years—they truly value the relationships they’ve forged with our patients and simply love the great care they provide.


AshleyAshley, Office Manager

I have been with the office for 10 years, I love working with Dr. Silver and Dr. Ruso and interacting with our patients! My husband, Nate, and I have a little boy, Ethan, who is 3 years old and keeps us on our toes! I love being a mom and spending time with my family. I also have 2 cats, Jaxon & Layla, and enjoy all types of music.


doreenDoreen, Dental Assistant

I have had the pleasure to have worked for Dr. Silver for the past 17 years. I love working with children and helping them learn to care for their teeth. I have 4 children and 6 grandchildren. In my time off my husband and I love to travel and camp on our motorcycle. I am very active with our children and at my church.


team_tiffanyTiffany, Dental Assistant

I have been working for Dr. Silver for almost three years and enjoy working with children. I am a second-year student at St. Petersburg College/USF. I am majoring in science with the goal of studying medicine in the future.


MarthaMartha, Sterilization Tech / Education Coordinator

I have been working with Dr Silver over 10 years. I am a Florida native, who resides in Tampa and has four grown children. When you come to your office, I will be one of the first people you mean on our office tour. I also enjoy taking our puppet “Gator” to schools teaching children about healthy brushing habits. I enjoy cooking, traveling and hiking with my husband and family. I look forward to meeting you soon!


shinyhappy7Jaymi, Orthodontic Assistant

I moved to the St. Petersburg area in 1995 from Dallas, Texas. I have worked in the dental field for the last 8 years. I have been married for 6 years to my amazing husband Wade and have a step son, Eric. I enjoy going to concerts, watching Dallas Cowboy football, hanging at the beach and spending time with friends and family.


team_danaDana, Scheduling Coordinator

I am a Florida native and have lived in St. Petersburg since 1996. I have 2 amazing kids: Ambrielle & Darrien. I’ve been in the dental field for 13 years and have had the pleasure to work or Dr Silver & Dr Ruso for over 2 years now and I absolutely love it! On my time off I enjoy spending time with family and friends, going to the beach, concerts, traveling, BBQ’s, camping, fishing and cooking.


team_taimaryTaimary, Dental / Orthodontic Assistant

I recently moved to the sunshine state from Massachusetts. I have 7 years of Orthodontic experience. I enjoy seeing the smiles on our patients! My husband and I have 3 beautiful boys. On my time off I love going to the beach and be with family and friends.


JordanJordan, Receptionist

Hi my name is Jordan. I grew up here in the St. Pete area since I was 7. I’m originally from Sioux Falls, SD. I have a husband named Rob. We have been married for 10 years and we have a son named Chase who is 18 months old, he is such a great joy to us. I sit up at the front desk to welcome you, I look forward to meeting you soon!