Meet Our Staff

Our orthodontic team consists of highly qualified professionals with many years of experience in the orthodontic field. We are committed to excellence in orthodontics and life-long results for our patients.

We keep up-to-date with the advances in orthodontic treatment and enhanced patient relationships by attending continuing education seminars in addition to ongoing training by Drs. Thomas and Albert.

When visiting our office, we want you to feel fully informed and completely confident.

Susan (Financial Coordinator), Diane (Treatment Coordinator), Megan (Receptionist), Tonya (Orthodontic Assistant), Lizzy  (Orthodontic Assistant), Denisse (Orthodontic Assistant), Monica (Orthodontic Assistant) and Diana (Orthodontic Assistant)  are committed to making sure your experience with us is the best it can be!

Please feel free to ask us questions.

Diane - Treatment Coordinator

Diane recently moved to sunny Naples, Florida from the beautiful state of Maryland. She welcomes every new patient to our office and answers questions regarding your treatment plan after Dr. Albert has completed a comprehensive orthodontic evaluation. Diane enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, reading cookbooks, and cooking. And now that she's living in the Sunshine State, she's refreshing her tennis game too.

Susan - Financial Coordinator

Susan is our Financial Coordinator and joined our practice in July 2014. Susan manages all financial questions and works with your insurance company to help maximize your orthodontic benefits. She will offer a variety of flexible payment options to meet your needs. Susan was born and raised in Florida and has lived in Naples since 1979.

Megan - Receptionist

You will find Megan to be friendly and helpful when you call our office to schedule a free consultation, call to ask any questions you may have, or check-in with her when you arrive for your visit. Megan was born in Fort Myers and raised in Naples; she has been with The Brace Place since January 2014. When she's not in the office, Megan is a youth leader for her church and enjoys the beach.

Tonya - Orthodontic Assistant

Tonya was raised in Paradise Valley, Arizona and joined The Brace Place in June 2014. She attended the University of Florida and is a proud member of the Gator Nation. Tonya specializes in Pediatric and Orthodontic Dentistry. She enjoys going on expeditions with her children, volunteering for several children's charities, and loves extreme sports. Go Gators!

Denisse - Orthodontic Assistant

Denisse was born in Villa Clara, Cuba and moved to Naples in 2005. She has been an Orthodontic Assistant in our practice since November 2011. Denisse is certified in Dental Assisting and speaks fluent Spanish. She enjoys spending time with family, going on cruises and baking.

Monica - Orthodontic Assistant

Monica was born in Naples and raised in Miami, Florida. She has been an Orthodontic Assistant in our practice since June 2013. Monica is certified in dental assisting and speaks fluent Spanish. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three daughters, being involved in her church and singing.

Lysette - Schedule Coordinator

Lysette has been with The Brace Place since March of 2017. Lysette was born in Michigan, moved to Naples in 2013, and graduated from Palmetto Ridge High, Class of 2016 and is our youngest employee. She is currently our poster child for braces. Isn’t she cute in her braces? Lysette is a Star Wars fan, loves video games, and movie nights with friends.

Laura - Schedule Coordinator

Laura has been with The Brace Place since February 2017. Laura was born in Cali, Colombia and speaks fluent Spanish, always kind and willing to help. She graduated in 2015 and currently attends Florida Gulf Coast University. Laura loves to watch Netflix, sunsets, and spending time with friends and family.