meet our team

Carol Blumenthal

Surgical Dental Assistant/Office Relations Coordinator

Carol is an experienced dental professional with over 30 years in the industry. She has been Dr. Shapiro’s surgical assistant for 21 years. She is proud to have played a role regarding bovine bone and her travels to Canada under the Branemark implant study group. She enjoys working with such a wonderful staff and learning new techniques every day. Carol is married and has one son.

Alba Lucia “Chiqui”

Dental Assistant

Alba “Chiqui” is a graduate from a dental school in Colombia. She has over 5 years of knowledge and experience regarding dentistry and dental administration. Alba monitors the equipment and sterilizing it after each use. With her technical computer skills, she is always a great help around the office. “Chiqui” is always cheerful and friendly to patients.

Kathy Cruz

Treatment and Financial Coordinator

Kathy is a native to Miami and has always had a passion for dentistry since she was 13. She is a certified dental assistant with expanded duties and is pursuing a degree in Dental Hygiene. Previously, she was a member at our sister location in Pembroke Pines and is currently serving our team in Coral Springs.

Jayne Ferraro

Dental Assistant

Jayne has over three decades of experience in the dental industry. She has been working with Dr. Rothstein for over 36 years. Her goal is to ensure that every patient is informed about every detail of treatments so they can have a comfortable experience. Outside of the office, Jayne enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and making memories.

Susan Westberry

Dental Hygienist

Susan has been a hygienist for the last 10 years. She obtained her Dental Hygiene degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2009. She went back to obtain her bachelor in Pre-dental at New Jersey City University in 2013.

She moved to Florida with her husband in 2013. Susan loves to take continuing education courses on stay on top of new materials and techniques to make her patients more comfortable. She is a firm believer in soft tissue management and patient education to improve their oral health.