Meet The Entire Muscaro
& Martini Family

hygienist staff member Michelle Mancini of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Michelle Mancini


Michelle began her career in pediatric dentistry in 1992. She obtained her Bachelors degree in dental hygiene in 2000 and joined Muscaro and Martini dentistry the same year. She is known for her gentle touch and friendly smile. Her main concern is the comfort of her patients and her ability to educate her patients on periodontal disease and various other dental related issues. She loves what she does and it shows in her enthusiastic attitude towards dentistry.

hygienist staff member Michelle Vento of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Michelle Vento


Michelle has a Bachelors Degree in Dental Hygiene and has worked in the dental field since 1996. In 2004, she began working at Muscaro & Martini. Her hard work significantly benefits our practice, and she excels in the diagnosis of periodontal disease and other periodontal problems. Michelle enjoys patient education, as she is trained to discuss all phases of dentistry with her patients. She enjoys seeing the positive effects that result from her efforts. Michelle is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish fluently.

hygienist staff member Fotini Vasquez of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Fotini Vasquez


Fotini has been in the dental field since 1996 when she began working as an assistant. Her interest in dentistry led her to earn a Bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene in 2001. Fotini, better known as “Fo”, has been part of our team since 2006. She has an in–depth knowledge of various fluorides and adjunctive products available to best suit our patients’ individual needs.

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Lauren Gabbard

Treatment Care Specialist

Lauren has been working in the dental field since 2008 and joined Muscaro and Martini dentistry in 2019. She is a member of the Dental Assistant National Board and completes multiple hours of continuing education every year. She has experience in all aspects of dentistry and enjoys helping patients acquire the smile they desire.
patient service coordinator Kristin Maddox staff member of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Kristin Maddox

Patient Service Coordinator

Kristin joined our team in 1998 after beginning her career in dentistry the year before. She is very detail–oriented with excellent organizational skills. Important aspects of her position include assisting patients to coordinate appointments, discussing finance options and answering insurance questions. Her beautiful smile is always there when you walk through the door.
patient care specialist staff member Cindy Hicks of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Cindy Hicks

Patient Care Specialist

Cindy has been working in the dental field since 1982 and joined Muscaro & Martini in 1991. Cindy’s warmth and kindness help our patients feel “at home” at their Tampa dentist’s office. Her position involves interacting with patients to coordinate appointments and discussing insurance or financing as needed. Her experience in dental administration ensures that each patient’s individual treatment needs are met and a firm relationship solidified.

patient care specialist staff member of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Chennel Beaman


As a dental hygienist that specializes in the prevention of oral diseases such as dental cavities, periodontal disease, oral cancer and tooth loss, Chennel’s goal is to be efficient, knowledgeable and gentle yet effective. She believes patient education is the key to helping her patients maintain oral health which is essential to general health and quality of life.

Chennel has over nine years of dental experience and has received her Associates of Science degree from St. Petersburg College. She is also certified in the administration of local anesthesia and is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association. She was born and raised here in the Tampa Bay area and loves spending time with her family and friends.

patient service coordinator staff member of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL


Patient Service Coordinator

Trish grew up in Tampa and after spending 4 years in Orlando at the University of Central Florida, she returned to her hometown. She has been in the dental field for over 10 years and believes that continuing her dental education is key to providing patients with optimal care. She has extensive dental and esthetic training and has completed several continuing education courses including the Invisalign Symposium in Las Vegas NV, the Klim Institute for Advanced CEREC restorations in Santa Rosa CA, Florida Dental Conference and Florida Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in Orlando and American Academy of Facial Esthetics in Orlando, Houston and NY. In her spare time, Trish enjoys working out, international travel and spending time with her husband and teacup chihuahua Tequila.


Clarissa Ramos

Dental Assistant

Clarissa grew up in a military family, she spent her childhood moving around every 2 years and she loved it. Growing up, she has always loved beautiful smiles. She has been in the Dental field since 2010 and is passionate about giving people the smile they have always wanted. She has experience in many aspects of Dentistry including Cosmetic, General, Invisalign, CEREC, Digital, Sedation, Oral Surgery Dentistry, and much more. Along with being a Dental Assistant, she is also a mother to two energetic boys and a huge foodie.
patient service coordinator staff member of Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in Tampa FL

Kristen Johnson

Patient Service Coordinator

Kristen began her dental career after graduating from Tallahassee community college, as a registered dental hygienist. Since her start with Muscaro and Martini Dentistry in 2019 she has expanded her knowledge with extensive studies in obstructive sleep apnea, and dental sleep solutions. She enjoys building relationships, and educating patients on living a healthy life! In addition to her love of cooking, Kristin and her husband enjoy going to lightning games and are looking forward to the arrival of their first child in 2020.

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