We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.
We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
Treatment Coordinator – Hablo español
Stella was born and raised in Colombia, South America. She earned her dental degree from the San Martin University Dental School in Bogota.
Stella has been the treatment coordinator at Smiles by Graff since August 2014. This gives her the opportunity to greet new patients, to explain the importance of orthodontic treatment, and to help make each patient’s start in treatment a rewarding experience. She is proud to be part of a team that places patient care and professionalism as its first priority. Stella’s bilingual skills help make our Spanish-speaking patients feel at home.
Stella is married and the proud mother of a little boy. She enjoys visiting the Florida beaches as well as Disney World.
Crystal was born in Manhattan, New York, and moved to Florida at the age of five. She has been with Smiles by Graff since 2015 and is our newest team member, in the position of public relations coordinator. Crystal meets with area doctors and their staff to share what’s new and exciting at Smiles by Graff.
Crystal is the aunt of four nieces and one nephew. She enjoys working out and loves music and concerts.
Brandy has been with Smiles by Graff team since October 2014. She loves working with patients to help create beautiful smiles.
In her spare time, Brandy keeps busy with her young son Keegan.
Tiffany graduated from Pasco-Hernando State College’s dental assisting program in May 2008. She started working for Smiles by Graff during her internship in January 2008. As a past patient of Dr. Graff’s, she was excited to start her own career in orthodontics in the warm, caring environment she remembers.
Tiffany is married to her high-school sweetheart Mike, and together they have three children: two awesome boys, Nathan and Caleb, and one beautiful daughter, Michaela, who also works at Smiles by Graff. The family has two dogs and a cat who thinks it’s a dog! In her free time, Tiffany enjoys cooking, reading, and gaming with her family.
Wendy is a foreign-trained dentist who graduated from the Catholic University of Honduras. Wendy joined Smiles by Graff Orthodontics in 2015 and has always had a love and passion for the dental field.
Wendy enjoys spending her free time with her husband and young daughter.
Trish is an orthodontic assistant and has been a part of the Smiles By Graff team for 28 years. She absolutely loves helping create beautiful smiles that will last a lifetime and loves to have met all the amazing families along the journey.
Trish has been married to John for 33 years and they have a son Lucas, who is their pride and joy.
New Patient Records
Michelle is the insurance coordinator at Smiles by Graff Orthodontics. She helps in verifying benefits, filing claims, and creating new patient records, as well as overseeing a smooth process for all your orthodontic needs. She was previously a certified orthodontic assistant for Dr. Graff in the mid 90s. The best part of her job is seeing the amazing transformations in our patients smiles.
Michelle lives in Dunedin and is happily married for 12 years. She is a proud mom to three great kids. When she’s not running to baseball, hockey, and gymnastics with her kids, Michelle enjoys gardening, spending time with her family, and bowling in a league.
Shannon has been with Smiles by Graff since 2015 and is our scheduling coordinator. She loves working for Dr. Graff and being a part of his great team. She also loves getting to know our awesome patients and watching their smiles transform!
Shannon is a single mother of two fantastic boys. Her oldest is in the Army and her youngest is in in high school.
Melanie graduated from ATA Career Education in dental assisting in February 2015. She began working for Smiles by Graff Orthodontics in March 2015 as a scheduling coordinator. She loves getting to know our patients and watching their treatment progress.
At home, Melanie enjoys spending her spare time with her husband Keri and her two daughters.
Amie is our lead laboratory technician and has been with Smiles by Graff Orthodontics since 2015. Her favorite part of her job is seeing how happy patients are with the final results of their beautiful smiles.
Amie is originally from Cedar Rapids, Iowa and has lived in Florida nearly a decade. She enjoys shopping, going to the dog beach with her three dogs, and spending time with family and friends.