Dr. Jamie Amir and your Ocala Periodontics & Dental Implants team are dedicated to providing the highest quality and most comfortable dental experiences to families in the Ocala, FL area.
Meet Our Team
Laurianne, Lead Surgical Dental Assistant
She has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She started in the dental field in 9th grade, and continued to work until the birth of her first daughter. She took several years off to raise her four children, and is also a proud grandmother of six! She came back to the dental field and got her expanded functions and radiology certification at the University of Florida. She lives in Ocala with her wonderful husband Rob. She loves being a part of this growing practice and appreciates Dr. Jamie Amir’s perfection and determination to help his patients achieve the best periodontal care possible.
Tina, Dental Hygienist
She is a native Florida girl and has been in the dental field for over 12 years. In 2007, she graduated from Valencia College with her AA degree. She then relocated to Ocala, FL and knew she wanted to further her education in the dental field. In 2009, she graduated from the dental assisting program at Central Florida College with her expanded function and nationally certified dental assisting certificate. In 2014, she graduated from Santa Fe College with an AS degree in dental hygiene and certification in administering local anesthesia. She loves the beach, shopping, traveling and Gator Football! She says she feels honored to be working with Dr. Amir and his team. “I appreciate his professionalism and passion in periodontics. He truly is a perfectionist and strives to give every patient optimal care.”
Tracy, Office Manager
With more than two decades in the dental field, she never gets tired of seeing beautiful smiles! She and her husband are native Floridians who love exploring the beaches for seashells and wildlife when they aren’t home with their many pets. Their daughter, son-in-law and granddaughter live in Colorado so they have added mountain adventures to their activities. Working for Dr. Amir, she says is very rewarding and she feels lucky to be part of such an exceptional team!
Heather, Business Manager and wife to Dr. Amir
Heather moved from South Dakota to Florida over 10 years ago, where she met and married Dr. Amir! She is a busy mother of two beautiful daughters and an adorable son and loves being part of their growing practice. She feels like the office team are her second family! She enjoys cooking, being outdoors, going to the gym, and spending time with their family and friends and their cat, Cosmo.
Alicia, Dental Hygienist
A native Ocala girl, born and raised! She has been in the dental field for 18 years. She started as a certified dental assistant bridging into the hygiene program at Santa Fe and graduating in 2005. She has a fur baby named Joey and has been married over 5 wonderful years to her husband, Adam. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her nieces and nephews, going to the gym, boating and helping her husband with DIY home projects, woodworking, etc. She is excited to be a part of Dr. Amir’s team!
Bianca, Scheduling Coordinator
She moved to Florida over 6 years ago from Arizona to enjoy the beach life! In Arizona, she graduated high school with her CNA certification and that is when she discovered her love for the medical field and patient care. Her transition into the dental field has expanded her love of patient care and she feels she has learned so much from Dr. Amir during her years as part of his team. Bianca is the first smiling face that you see when you come into the practice and being able to help patients feel comfortable and smile brighter makes her day!
Katlyn, Surgical Dental Assistant
Born and raised in South Dakota, Katlyn moved to Florida about 3 years ago. She loves everything about Florida, especially kayaking, being at the beach, playing volleyball and just being outdoors! During her years as a part of Dr. Amir’s team, she has grown to love the dental field. She loves interacting with patients and being part of this amazing team!
Courtney, Surgical Dental Assistant
A native Florida girl, she moved to Ocala more than 20 years ago. Courtney has worked in the dental field for over 9 years in both clinical and administrative positions. She loves her patients and being part of Dr. Amir’s team. In her free time she enjoys cooking, spending time with family, friends and her yellow Labrador, Cooper!