Maria Villegas – New Patient Treatment Coordinator
Maria is a very important part of the Zambrano Orthodontics team as she is the liason between our office and our new patients! Raised in Venezuela, she eventually moved to the US and continued her studies in business/finance and accounting. She is the proud mother of beautiful Valentina. Her other love is animals!! Especially horses and horseback riding. She is the epitome of a “people-person” and loves her constant interaction with new people. She has a genuine smile on her face at all times, and her perpetual positivity is infectious. She is compassionate and caring, and treats every person in our office as if they are family! She loves helping people along their path to a beautiful “forever smile”. We are SO happy to have Maria as a part of our team!
Marcia – Chairside Assistant
Marcia comes to us from Cuba, and has been one of our chairside assistants for nine years. Though being mom to two adorable children takes a lot of energy, Marcia seems to always have an unending supply of energy in the office. Our patients love the care and attention she provides to them. She has been known to bust out in some dance moves from time to time, and at office get-togethers she is the queen of the dance floor! She’s got an infectiously happy personality that is a joy to have in our practice.
Norma – Chairside Assistants
A native of Cuba, Norma is one of the two team members that have been here the longest. She’s been with us for 15 years and has 28 years of experience in the field! Norma is the gentlest person you could ever meet. She has a quiet humility that people love, and our patients and our team just think she’s incredible. Her skill is top-notch, and she has an extremely gentle touch. Mom to one grown son, Norma still makes time for her many hobbies, gardening, baking and spending time with her cherished family and dog, Abu. No one will argue that Norma makes the very best flan in the city! We live for the days that Norma comes in carrying a foil-covered plate because we know just what’s inside!
Vicky – Chairside Assistants
Vicky is our resident joker, and always keeps everyone laughing! She’s spent an amazing 19 years in our practice and she is known, loved, and respected by our team and patients alike. She’s sarcastic, so be prepared! Vicky comes from Columbia and has a beautiful daughter who has grown up in the practice. She loves to travel with her daughter, hit the beach, and is an ace racquetball player. She’s always the first to organize a costume day and is always ready to make someone crack up! We are so lucky to have her as a long-time member of our team!
Dermis – Chairside Assistant
Dermis is a professionally trained orthodontist from Cuba, and we are lucky to have her working as a chairside assistant here in our office. Her extensive knowledge of orthodontics and 25 years of experience are an immeasurable benefit to our practice, and certainly to our patients! With her two children already grown, she spends a lot of her free time exercising. We love having Dermis as a part of our team!
Ivelisse – Chairside Assistant
Ivelisse was born in Santo Domingo, in the Dominican Republic. She practiced orthodontics in Mexico, and later moved to Key Biscayne where she has since worked part-time with Dr. Zambrano chair-side. During her spare time, Ivelisse spends time with her two teenage children and helps her husband manage their store. As a Key Biscayne local you may have seen her walking the beaches and parks or taking her children to school.
Lourdes – Chairside Assistant
Lourdes is another professionally trained orthodontist that comes to us from Cuba, assisting our team chairside. She has the skills and the know how to really be an asset to our team. With over 15 years of experience in the field of orthodontics, Lourdes knows her way around the patient’s smiles! She has one lovely teenage daughter and two dogs. She enjoys listening to music and exercising in her spare time. She loves everything about her job, especially seeing the great results at the end of treatment!
Gloria – Office Manager
With over 10 years of experience in the orthodontic field, Gloria loves the reward that orthodontics gives someone. ” The benefits of a beautiful smile are priceless”. “I am so glad to be a part of Dr. Zambrano’s team and provide the quality and comfort service that our office gives and is known for.” Joining the practice in 2009 she helps our patients experience from the beginning to be a memorable one. During our spare time she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family and two little dogs Tyson and Cookie who are a handful.
Yuli DelSalto – Insurance Coordinator/Front Desk
Yuli was born and raised in Miami, with a family from Ecuador. She joined our team in May 2015 and is happy to be a part of our work family. She loves to read in her spare time and hang out with family and friends. She absolutely loves all things Snoopy, and enjoys quiet nights at home and movies. We know Yuli to have a fantastic, approachable personality and to always step in to help. She will make you feel at home in our office!
Michelle – Chair-side Assistant
Michelle is a huge asset to the team. She began working at the front desk and quickly began training as an Orthodontic Assistant and Records Technician. Michelle is always eager to help out in any way with a permanent smile on her face! Michelle loves the one-on-one interaction with our patients providing them with gentle care, and helping them feel at ease during treatment. Michelle enjoys spending quality time with her two daughters Gabriella and Kayla.
Adriana Garcia – General Front Office
Adriana is a Miami native, of Cuban descent. She has her hands very full with two little boys, ages 1 and 2! Her favorite thing to do is to be with her family and enjoy her role as mom to these two bundles of joy! She is thrilled to be a part of the Zambrano Orthodontics team! You can find her greeting you with a smile at our front desk!