Meet YOUR Care Team

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Dr. Gabriele Spinuso DDS

          Dr. Gabriele Spinuso graduated in 1989 from Loyola University School of Dental Surgery in Chicago, Illinois. He moved to Florida in 1992 with his amazing wife and their two sons, and had two beautiful daughters.  

          He has been treating patients for more than 27 years and has focused intensively on the latest research, products and materials in the field. He enjoys spending time with his family, being on the water, and helping his patients see their healthiest smile. 

   

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Daffney

          Originally from Elmira, New York, she moved to Saint Petersburg in 1981 and grew up right here in Pinellas County. Graduating with Honors from St. Pete High in '97, she married her high-school sweetheart in 2000. They've traveled to and lived in Japan, Mississippi and Virginia where her husband was stationed while serving in the US Navy.

         Now back in St. Petersburg with their 2 beautiful children, Amaya, 16, and Chase, 5, she has been with our team since 2016 and is our fabulous office manager, patient coordinator, insurance handler and billing manager. She is an invaluable asset to YOUR care team. She loves talking and meeting new people, so be sure to meet her in person. 

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Loretta Poling CRDH, BASDH

          Although born in New York, she came to Florida at 2 years old and grew up right here in Pinellas County. She has been a dental hygienist for 10 years, beginning her career her senior year of high school.

          She graduated with her AA and As in dental hygiene from SPC in 2005. She further went on to graduate with her BASDH from SPC in 2007. Following graduation, she began working as a clinical instructor at SPC and continues to teach there to this day.

          She has been a part of our team since 2008 and then married her wonderful husband Randy in 2009. They have two amazing children, daughter, Emerson, and son, Zachary.

          She is currently going to school for her master degree in instructional design. She has a passion for teaching future dental hygienists and loves working with her patients and being an integral role in their journey for improved oral health. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family and doing school work.