Westchase Esthetic Family Dentistry

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Dr Juliet Bulnes westchase dentistJuliet Bulnes, D.M.D.

Dr. Bulnes-Newton has been proud to serve the Tampa Bay community for over 15 years, and is dedicated to providing the highest quality and most comfortable preventative, restorative and cosmetic dentistry to her patients. She is teamed up with Dental Sleep Solutions, trained as a specialist in Dental Sleep Medicine to help treat patients who suffer from Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring. Dr. Bulnes-Newton is also known as one of the premier holistic dental providers in the community: working with Physicians and wellness coaches alike to serve your needs. She earned her Bachelor of Arts at Washington University in St. Louis and graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Bulnes-Newton also completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Florida. Professional affiliations include ADA, FDA, Florida Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Hillsborough County Dental Association, IAOMT, and a member and former Editor of West Coast District Dental Association. Dr. Bulnes-Newton lives in Carrollwood with her husband, Michael, and their three children. They love outdoor activities, especially boating and skiing. Dr. Juliet Bulnes is dedicated to providing high quality, preventative, restorative and cosmetic dentistry to her patients. She earned her Bachelor of Arts at Washington University in St. Louis and graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Bulnes also completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Florida. Professional affiliations include ADA, FDA, Florida Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Hillsborough County Dental Association, and a member and Editor of WCDDA.

Laura Goodwin, D.M.D.

Dr. Laura Goodwin earned her Bachelors of Science from Furman University in Greenville, SC and thenwent on to the University of Florida College of Dentistry where she graduated with honors and in the top 10% of her class. After graduating from UFCD, Dr. Goodwin completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at the Bay Pines VA Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, West Coast District Dental Association, Hillsborough County Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and American Dental Association.

A strong believer in lifelong education, Dr. Goodwin enjoys furthering her knowledge base by staying up to date with the latest procedures and technologies. She has received advanced training in implant dentistry, esthetic and cosmetic dentistry, occlusion, restorative dentistry and Invisalign.

Over the years, Dr. Goodwin has volunteered and given back to those who cannot afford dental care through child sealant programs, a mission trip to the Dominican Republic, and working on mobile dental units that travel throughout the state of Florida.

Dr. Goodwin was raised in Tampa, FL and currently resides in the Westchase area with her husband Justin and their dog Cooper. She loves to play tennis, attend Pure Barre classes, go to the beach, and enjoy the beautiful weather of the Tampa Bay area.

westchase dentistJill Derry

Jill is a native of the New Jersey Shore, but has resided in the Tampa Bay area since 2002. She is a graduate of Union Technical Institute and is a certified, expanded functions dental assist. Jill is married and enjoys a very active lifestyle with her husband, and new addition to the family, “Stewie” their very spoiled Chiweenie. Jill also enjoys volunteering for local outreach programs quarterly through her church, like Habitat for Humanity, and Support our Troops. She feels very fortunate to be part of such a caring, professional team.

westchase dentistAmy Pastorius

Amy has been a dental assistant for 21 years. Originally from Maryland, she moved to Tampa in 2008 and started working with Dr. Bulnes.

Outside of work Amy resides in Brandon. She loves cooking and hanging out with her family.

westchase dentistLisa Kahen

Lisa has been a Registered Dental Hygienist 18 years and of that has practiced with Dr. Bulnes for over eight years. Her passion of dentistry focuses on patient education. Lisa is from North Carolina and has resided in Florida twenty-five years. She enjoys spending her free time at the beach and traveling.

westchase dentistMarta Kacser

Marta has been a registered dental hygienist for the past thirteen years. She graduated with Associates Degree from Saint Petersburg College. She was born in the Ukraine, raised in Slovakia and lived in South Africa. For the last twenty years she’s resided in Tampa, Florida. Her commitment as a dental hygienist is to provide quality treatment while putting patient comfort at its highest level. Marta loves to read, cook, garden and run.

westchase dentistStephanie Mackey

Stephanie has been working in the dental field since 2005. She was born and raised on Long Island, NY with her large Greek and Italian family. She moved to sunny Florida in 2007. Stephanie and her husband love spending time with their family. She enjoys the beach, traveling and visiting amusement parks.

westchase dentistShirley Williams

Shirley was born and raised in Brooklyn NY. She has been in the Tampa Bay area since 1998. Shirley joined the dental industry in 2006. Shirley is married and loves to spend time with her husband and children. Outside of work Shirley loves remodeling projects, sunsets and family gatherings.