Ocala Periodontics & Dental Implants –

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Meet Our Team

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.


Office Manager


Dental Hygienist


Dental Hygienist


Lead Surgical Dental Assistant


Surgical Dental Assistant


Surgical Dental Assistant


Sterilization Technician


Treatment Coordinator


Scheduling Coordinator

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.

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.

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!

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!

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!

Shai, Dental Hygienist

Shai has been in dentistry since 2001 starting as an expanded functions dental assistant and has loved dentistry ever since. She graduated with her hygiene degree from Santa Fe in 2015 on the Dean’s list and received the Outstanding Professionalism Award for her class. She loves keeping up with her continuing education and when she is not studying, she enjoys spending time with her family and going to Disney.

Scotty, Scheduling Coordinator

Scotty is a Florida native and has returned to Ocala after residing in Tampa for five years. He is a graduate of the University of Tampa where he completed his Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theater. Scotty has been working as a performing artist with various entertainment companies for the last decade. He is passionate about the performing arts, animals, and humanitarianism. Scotty is excited to be embarking on a new journey in the dental industry with the OPDI family and looks forward to greeting all the shining and healthy smiles!

Selena, Treatment Coordinator

Originally from Michigan, Selena moved to the Sunshine state in 2002. She is currently continuing her education in Psychology and enjoys watching true crime documentaries. She also enjoys cooking, spending time with loved ones, and adventures with her pups Stewie and Loki. New to the dental industry, Selena has joined Dr. Amir’s team as his Transcriptionist and loves learning all about the procedures Dr. Amir Performs.