Meet Our Team

J. Michael Layton, DMD

Dr. Layton is part of an Osceola tradition of dental comfort and care. He graduated from the University of Central Florida in 1977 with a degree in Business Administration.

Dr. Layton received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 1987. He is continually improving his skills and knowledge through postgraduate education. Dr. Layton is a an alumni of the L.D. Pankey Institute of Advanced Dental Education and the Dawson Center for Dental Education.

Dr. Layton has dedicated his professional career to providing patients the most advanced, comfortable and personalized care in a sterile state-of-the-art environment. He has had great success working with fearful patients – those who have allowed their smiles to deteriorate because of their anxiety. The combination of Dr. Layton’s calming “bedside manner”, anti-anxiety agents and painless dentistry helps “dentalphobes” have a new smile and outlook on life.


  • Ginger, Office Administrator

    A native Floridian, Ginger has more than 30 years of experience in the dental field. Her clinical experience as a dental assistant and her administrative skills keep our busy office personalized to meet the individual needs of our patients.

  • Heather, Business Office Administrative Assistant

    Originally joining the office as a high school intern, she is now a seasoned veteran. Heather’s friendly personality helps patients feel welcomed and accommodated. Heather keeps close tabs on the office to make sure everything is running smoothly. Patients love her friendly personality and Heather loves interacting with them.

  • Melinda, RDH: Dental Hygienist

    A native of Boston, MA, “Mindy” received her training at Forsyth School for Dental Hygiene. She takes great pride in providing comfortable, thorough care for all of her patients. After a gentle cleaning, patients come back without any fear. They often comment on how thorough and gentle she is and “what a treasure we have”.

  • Serena, RDH: Dental Hygienist

    Born in Key West, FL, Serena completed her dental hygiene training at Daytona Beach Community College. She establishes an environment of genuine care and trust with all of our patients. She is recognized by patients for her caring attitude, attention to detail and gentle touch.

  • Tammy, Dental Assistant

    Tammy uses her many years experience in customer service and dentistry to help our patients feel well taken care of. Her strong work ethic and attention to detail lets patients know that they are in the right office. She has a knack for taking the time to explain treatment options in easy-to-understand terms.

  • Vicki, Dental Assistant

    The newest member of our team, hales from Nebraska. Vicki is a certified dental assistant who brings a wealth of knowledge and an amazing 35 years of experience as a dental assistant. we are so happy and proud that we are able to share her with our patients.

  • Zobida (“Zo”), Business Office Financial Coordinator

    A native of Trinidad, Zo has over 20 years experience in the dental field. She works extremely hard on patients’ behalf in regards to finances, insurance and scheduling. She is passionate about helping patients get the care that they need.