Meet Our Dedicated Team
At our practice you will find caring professionals who go out of their way to make their patients welcomed and comfortable.
Dr. David Tarnowski, DMD
A graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dr. David Tarnowski has completed several continuing education courses including implant placement, veneers, Invisalign, laser tissue management, and anxiolysis. Dr. Tarnowski uses the latest materials, equipment, and techniques in order to reduce patient anxiety, produce quality restorations, and shorten appointment times.
To produce the best individually tailored dental treatment, Dr. Tarnowski believes communication, education and understanding between the doctor and patient is essential. In a place where many people fear, Dr. Tarnowski and his team constantly strive to create a warm and friendly environment.
Dr. Tarnowski has dedicated his professional career to providing honest, high quality and straight forward dentistry. He and his wife have lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1998 and enjoy the company of great friends and the many activities Florida has to offer.
Dr. Roberta Carlman, DDS
Dr. Carlman is strongly committed to excellence in dentistry, as well as life-long learning as a way of offering her patients the best modern dentistry has to offer. Graduating from Faciplac University in Brazil, She has also completed an advanced dental residency at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine treating patients at Jackson Memorial hospital and University of Miami hospital.
Dr. Carlman recognizes that every patient has unique dental goals, experiences and challenges. “It’s important to get to know what each patient’s goals are so that I can help solve their problems and work within their budget. My patients and I are a team. I educate them and empower them to take control of the care they receive.”
Dr. Carlman is exceptionally caring, detail-oriented, and always has the best interests of her patients in mind. It is a priority for her to educate each person on the importance of routine oral health care and her ultimate goal is equipping each patient with a confident smile. On her free time, Dr .Carlman likes to have fun with her dog Sailor and travel , sail and scuba dive with her husband.
Erika Lopez, MBA
Erika has been in the dental industry over ten years. She has been an advanced function dental assistant, an orthodontic treatment coordinator and practice management. Erika works hard in educating patients the importance of their recommended treatment plans and helping them in maximizing insurance benefits. When there is no insurance, she will work with patients for everyone to accomplish their dental goals.
Erika grew up in the south side of Chicago an avid Chicago Bulls fan. She earned her BA from Northern Illinois University and MBA from Webster University. She lives in St Peterburg with her husband and three daughters who all claim to be #1 Tampa Bay Ray fans.
Binh Nguyen, RDH
Our Hygienist and a proud graduate of St. Pete College. Patients rave about how gentle yet very thorough his excellent cleanings are. He has mastered his hygiene skills and is sharing his gift with all his patients. (Just take a look at his reviews on google!) Binh is very family orientated and he enjoys spending time with his wife and going kayaking, fishing, and doing some light gardening. Binh is also bilingual and can speak English/Vietnamese.
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