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You Can Find Tampa Florida's Orthodontic Dream Team at Farina Orthodontics

We recognize that all of 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.

Team

 

Jana

Jana

Scheduling Coordinator

As the scheduling coordinator at Farina Orthodontics, Jana makes sure our office runs on time for the convenience of our patients. Her job includes scheduling appointments, greeting patients, coordinating events, and serving as our office barista! Jana, who has been with our team since 2005, has a lot of fun working with Dr. Farina and our staff, but the highlight of her day is meeting new people and forming new relationships with our patients. We are fortunate to have such a diverse patient population and, for Jana, every day brings new excitement.

A mother of three girls, Jana’s weekends are very busy with soccer and church activities. Jana is married to her high school sweetheart Randy, and loves spending time with her family, relaxing by the pool, and reading when she can find the time.

 

Cathy

Cathy

Scheduling Coordinator

Since 2005, Cathy has been a critical member of our team. You can find her doing just about anything in our office, from greeting patients, answering phones, taking payments, and assisting patients with their adjustment appointments. Cathy takes great pleasure in meeting and greeting all our new and existing patients, and truly appreciates everyone’s commitment at Farina Orthodontics to truly care about every patient. Cathy believes that shows in the level of care our patients receive.

Cathy has been happily married to husband Tony for over forty years and in her spare time, Cathy loves spending time with her daughters and their families. She is a very proud grandmother of six girls. Cathy’s other passions include traveling and being active in church.

 

Gail

Gail

New Patient Coordinator

As one of the first few faces you will see at Farina Orthodontics, Gail welcomes each new patient who visits our office and makes sure all of their needs are met. Gail spends time with each new patient and gets to know them on an individual level. Gail, who has been with our team since 2000, also helps our patients review their insurance coverage and presents payment plans. Gail, whose favorite part about her job is meeting with our new patients and coordinating treatments to achieve the greatest smiles possible, loves that the entire team meshes so well together to achieve our patients’ goals of a healthy beautiful smile.

Outside of the office, Gail enjoys cooking and spending time with her three lovely granddaughters.

 

Jen

Jen

New Patient Coordinator

Building relationships with our patients and getting to know them on an individual level makes Jen’s work very fulfilling. Jen, who has been working alongside Dr. Farina since 2001, handles many duties at the office, including preparing new patients for their first orthodontic exams, reviewing our patients’ medical and dental histories, discussing recommended treatment, and reviewing patients’ financial options. Jen enjoys being involved in a team making people smile more each and every day. Her most rewarding aspect about working at Farina Orthodontics is seeing the transformation of our patients’ smiles and the glow on their smiling faces when they complete their orthodontic treatment.

When she’s not working with our patients, Jen likes to garden and spend time with her family and friends. She is also passionate about animals.

 

Camila

Camila

Orthodontic  Assistant/ Records Coordinator

Camila, who takes pride in delivering only the best patient care for our patients at Farina Orthodontics, joined our office in 2013 after spending more than a decade in the oral health field. Her favorite part of working with Dr. Farina is seeing our patients’ final results and to see them smile ear-to-ear. Camila loves the chemistry she has with our team at Farina Orthodontics. She attributes that cohesiveness and camaraderie in having a big role in delivering the very best orthodontic results and dazzling smiles for our patients.

When she’s not in the office assisting Dr. Farina, Camila loves going to the beach, working out, and spending time with her husband, Gus, whom she married 14 years ago. They have two Chihuahuas (Pepe and Gucci) that they love very much.

 

Julia

Julia

Certified Orthodontic  Assistant

Julia, who has been with Farina Orthodontics since 2002, serves as our Invisalign® and SureSmile® coordinator, working with our patients to make sure that their Invisalign and SureSmile treatments go as smoothly and comfortably as possible. Aside from enjoying working with our team (she calls us her second family) Julia enjoys treating patients with special needs, and seeing the joy in our patients’ faces when they see their straight beautiful smiles for the first time.

Outside of work, Julia likes spending time with friends and family and attending barbecues on the beach. She married her husband Kenny in 2011 and they are thrilled to welcome their beautiful baby girl Anaisinto the family. They have also raised an adorable miniature dachshund named Lexi. 

 

Kathy

Kathy

Orthodontic  Assistant

For Kathy, it is pretty special to watch and work with our patients as they grow up to be confident and responsible individuals and, with our assistance, gain a beautiful smile. To see our patients’ smile get bigger with every adjustment appointment makes Kathy as happy as it makes them. Kathy joined Dr. Farina’s team in 1999 and has been in the oral health field for more than three decades!

When she’s not assisting Dr. Farina in the office, Kathy loves to read and exercise. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends.

 

Veronica

Veronica

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

A member of Dr. Farina’s team since 1998, Veronica is our lab coordinator who loves the fun and relaxing atmosphere here at Farina Orthodontics, and enjoys the “hands on” aspect of working with our patients.

When she’s not in the office treating and educating our patients about the many benefits of orthodontics, Veronica loves spending time with family, and especially shopping with her granddaughter, Karissa. Veronica also enjoys fitness, including cycling and working out at the gym.

 

Logan

Logan

Records Coordinator

Logan Leggatt is the Records Coordinator at Farina Orthodontics. She has been with Farina Orthodontics since 2015 and loves working with an amazing team and doctors! She is in charge of greeting patients, taking before and after photos, and taking digital scans for Invisalign. Logan's favorite part of her job is working with our patients, getting to be a part of giving them a beautiful smile and seeing their confidence change is so rewarding!

Outside of work Logan enjoys spending time with family and friends. On her spare time she loves trying new gluten free recipes and being outdoors.