Bonita Springs Dental - Meet the Team - Conte Dental
We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
Our hygienists provide an important service to our patients to help our patients understand why complete dental care is so beneficial to their overall health.
Mary has lived in Naples for 40 years, and has had the privilege of working with Dr. Conte for 29 years. A real people person, she loves working with and learning about our patients. This is the perfect job, so interesting, each patient has a different need, and each case is different. The combination of working so closely with patients, and the incredible opportunity to work at such a positive and professional office is what she loves about her position of office manager. In her free time, Mary enjoys traveling and photography.
JessicaOffice Coordinator EFDA
Jessica is originally from Tampa, Florida but relocated to SWFL in August 2018. Jessica attended Sanford Brown Institute where she graduated with her Expanded Functions Dental Assistant certification in 2010. She then later graduated from University of South Florida with her bachelor degree in business. Jessica has over 8 years of experience with both the administrative and clinical aspects of the dental office. When she is not at work, Jessica enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family, friends and husband.
DinaDirector of Communication & Patient Engagement
Dina spent 36 years in the TV & digital media business. She is an Emmy®, Gracie®, CableAce®, and Dallas Press Club award-winning Executive Producer. She began her career at WNBC-TV working on all evening broadcasts as well as 'The Prime of Your Life' and 'Christmas in Rockefeller Center'. Dina was one of the first producers hired by CNBC-TV and was instrumental in the launch of the network. She was the executive producer of 'The Money Club' which was the first show to win the network a CableAce®. Dina two-stepped her way to Dallas, Texas where she was the executive producer of local programming for WFAA-TV. Her leadership at WFAA-TV earned her the prestigious Gracie® award by the Association of Women in Radio and Television.
There is no better person to communicate Dr. Conte's success story than her sister, Dina. (can you see the family resemblance?)
Dina is an avid golfer, loves to travel, fish, cook, and spend time with her family.
Marcella is from Rhode Island and obtained her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2004, from Mount Ida College in Newton, Massachusetts. Marcella has a relaxed style, a meticulous technique and a caring attitude for her patients. Our patients rave about Marcella and how comfortable and confident they feel when they are in her chair. Outside of the office, Marcella enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with her family.
Ivana is originally from Slovakia and has lived in Florida for the past 15 years. Ivana attended State College of Florida earning her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2012. Ivana is quick to make patients feel at ease by building confidence, trust and friendship with each patient. Her beautiful smile and understanding nature make it easy for patients to feel comfortable. Ivana has an impressive background as a Professional Ballroom Dancer, instructor and coach. When not working as a dental hygienist, she still enjoys dancing and spending time with her husband of 13 years and her two children.
Angie was grew up in Ft. Pierce, Florida and moved to SWFL in 2000. Angie began her dental career as a Dental Assistant, but soon after went back to school for her hygiene degree. She graduated from Edison State College in 2007. Angie is known for her quick, but thorough cleanings and is always laughing with her patients. Outside of work she enjoys camping, gardening, traveling and spending time with her two children, Jackson and Taylor.
Pam, R.D.H., BSHygienist
Pam grew up in Punta Gorda, FL and is a lifelong Florida resident. In 1992, she went to dental assisting school at Charlotte Vo Tech and graduated with her EFDA. Pam later went back to school to obtain her AS in Dental Hygiene from Pensacola Jr College in 1997. She continued her education even further by earning her Bachelor of Science degree in 2006 from St Petersburg College. She's a welcome addition to the Conte Dental Family.
When Pam is not in the office, she enjoys traveling the world, boating, cooking, going to FL Keys and hanging out with my friends, family and my adorable yorkie, Chloe.
Mandi, EFDAExpanded Functions Dental Assistant
Mandi was born and raised in SWFL. She obtained her dental assisting certification from Dental Assisting Training Schools in 2012. Mandi has experience assisting in all specialties of dentistry. She enjoys meeting patients and helping them understand the importance of dental care. In her free time, she is usually at the beach or doing something outdoors with her two little boys.
Sahana is is originally from India. She moved to Florida 7 years ago and has been living in SWFL for the past 2 1/2 years.
She began her dental career as a dental assistant and eventually became a dentist. When she moved to Florida, she successfully completed her Dental Hygienist licensure in the sunshine state.
Sahana is friendly, caring, and compassionate to all her patients.
Outside of work she enjoys traveling, reading, dancing, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Jill is a native of Indiana. She graduated from the School of Dentistry at Indiana University with a Bachelors Degree and holds a Masters Degree in Healthcare. Along with her Dental Hygiene license, she is licensed to administer local anesthesia in both Indiana & Florida.
Jill believes your mouth truly is the gateway to your whole body. For over 20 years she has made it her life's work to provide the best care possible to patients of all ages and educate them about how to achieve optimal oral health.
As a Dental Hygienist Jill constantly researches new dental products and oral health maintenance techniques to evaluate their real-world effectiveness. This research helps her recommend which particular technique or dental procedure/product will help each patient improve their dental health based on their individual needs.
Jill looks forward to meeting new patients and their families each day, working closely with them and the rest of our amazing team at Conte Dental to achieve and maintain excellent oral health.
Jill, her husband and daughter enjoy spending free time at the beach, boating, gardening, enjoying various sports-related activities, and traveling to visit family.