Shondra has been a hygienist since 1993, after graduating from Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville. Her experience as a dental assistant includes work in a pedodontic/orthodontic office and assisting in several projects at the University of Florida Periodontal Disease Research Center. Her general practice in dentistry involves 10 years of direct patient care as a hygienist, and she has completed more than 20 hours of continuing education on implant procedures. She also has extensive training in cosmetic dentistry. Currently taking a break from clinical dentistry, Shondra limits her time to office management. She and Dr. Orobitg were high school sweethearts who married in 1991, and they now have three children.
Emily joined our team in 2000. The Leesburg native is a graduate of Valencia Community College. She and her husband Randy, also a native Floridian, are the proud parents of two beautiful children. Her husband works in his family’s business. Growing up, going to the dentist was something Emily actually looked forward to twice a year. “I loved my dentist, hygienist and oddly enough, even that famous ‘dental office’ smell. So I never thought twice about becoming a dental hygienist when choosing a career.” She participated in dual enrollment at Lake-Sumter Community College as a senior in high school and was accepted at Valencia Community College. She has an AS degree in dental hygiene.
Jana graduated from Liberty University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and is certified in radiology for dentistry. Trained in Cerec®, a process that involves the creation of dental restorations, Jana has expanded duties in dental assisting. She also enjoys assisting with surgeries and intricate dental procedures. “I love working with patients and helping improve overall health through dentistry.” She has lived in Florida for 14 years and has been a patient of Dr Orobitg’s for 13 years.
Erin began in dentistry in 1998 as a sterile tech/dental assistant. She enjoyed the dental field so much that she was motivated to go to dental school at Tallahassee Community College to further her studies and gain more skills. Erin graduated in 2003 with an associate of science degree in dental hygiene. “I strive to deliver quality care in a comfortable manner to my patients.” She also takes pride in helping patients improve the health of their teeth and gums before and after treatments. Married with two daughters, Erin and her husband are both Leesburg natives.
Mary Lou has more than 30 years of experience in the dental profession, and received her dental assistant training in Atlanta. She has extensive training in cosmetic dentistry, practice management and insurance protocols. Married with one son, the native Floridian enjoys her grandchildren, kayaking, nature and beautiful sunsets. "I've been fortunate to work with very talented clinicians and wonderful patients throughout my career."
Dr. Eddie gives 110% to your problem or concern, and is incredibly gentle, professional, caring and skilled.Judy Blanchard
I avoided photos and eating out. Even worse was the pain. People know something’s better. They just don’t know what. I can’t stop smiling.Martha Millard
Dr. Orobitg has the absolute lightest touch.
We would never go to another dentist. Dreama Michael and Norma D. Hurst
I’ve been his patient close to 10 years. I love his staff and felt confident in their abilities from the first visit.Halah Ismail
I finally have confidence my teeth are healthy.The two Cerec restorations Dr. Orobitg did in one appointment were the icing on the cake. Beautiful. THANK YOU.Sheryl Garelick