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Meet the Team



Dr. John M. Garcia D.D.S 

Dr. Garcia graduated from Georgetown University Dental School in Washington, DC in 1988. While there, he earned honors from the Department of Fixed Prosthodontics. He then studied at the highly acclaimed Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Studies. While there, he learned more highly detailed techniques for the whole masticatory system. Dr. Garcia also trained in the Dawson Philosophy of Occlusion and the Concept of Complete Dentistry, both of which he now follows. Dr. Garcia has been in private practice as a dentist since 1990, and he strives to keep up with the latest advances in the dental field so he can offer the most effective and advanced care to his patients. Dr. Garcia specializes in helping patients improve their smile through skilled dental care and the latest technological advances in the world of dentistry. When Dr. Garcia is out of the office he enjoys traveling with his wife and two children, practicing Jiu-Jitsu, and fishing! 

Front Office:


Maria Y. – Office Manager 

Hi, my name is Maria. I've been working in the dentistry field for over 18yrs. I was born and raised in Spain. When I'm not at the office I am visiting my daughters, spending time with my sisters, or traveling. Feel free to contact me directly at our office (954)217-1411 or via email: 

Dawn F. – Marketing Specialist & Clinical Assistant 

Hello, my name is Dawn. I was born & raised right here in Fort Lauderdale. I love travel, nature hikes, and dachshunds! Fun fact about me: I've been to Europe five times- hopefully returning sometime soon :) I am currently undergoing Invisalign treatment with Dr. Garcia, which I am very excited about! Reach me directly via email: 

Hygiene Team: 

Jessica N. 

Hello there, my name is Jessy! I was born and raised right here in Miami, FL. I've been working in the dental field for almost 20 years. I graduated from MDC hygiene program and have been practicing hygiene since 06' and have been a part of the Smiles by Design team since 12'. I am married, have two beautiful daughters and two frenchie dogs. On my time off I enjoy going to the beach with my family, paddle boarding, and kayaking. You can reach me directly via email: 

Alexa O. 

Hi, my name is Alexa! I was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and proudly raised in Venezuela. I graduated from Miami Dade College in 06'. I've been a part of the Smiles by Design since 2016. Love my family of 4 - my husband, lovely daughter, and the cutest doggie "Oreo". Contact me directly: 

Dental Assistants: 

Simone C. 

Hello, my name is Simone. I've been a dental assistant for 16 years and a part of the Smiles by Design team for the past 5. I was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. Being a very active person and a "busy body" I enjoy many hobbies. On my time off I am traveling, experiencing different cultures, and partaking in outdoor activities. I am very creative and express that side of myself through baking. Chocolate is my weakness! My favorite part of my job is being able to form relationships with patients. I truly look forward to seeing them. If you would like to reach me directly please contact: 

Mica G. 

Hello, my name is Mica! I have been with the Smiles by Design team for 5 years now. I have many years of experience in the dental field. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact me directly. Email:

What we offer


Smiles By Design
4450 Weston Road
Weston, FL 33331
Phone: 954-210-7017
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