Staff

Dr. Ed7737300uardo P. Guzman

Dr. Eduardo Guzman was born and raised in Florida. He was seemingly born to his profession as his physician father introduced him to the love of medicine. However, Dr. Guzman had more than his father example; a number of "signs" in life directed him to dentistry.  His passion for dentistry shines through.

“I chose dentistry because I wanted to make a difference in people’s lives. I treat my patients like members of my family and make sure they are comfortable throughout the entire procedure."


 

1942520Pilar Baena

Pilar was born in Cali, Colombia. She moved to Miami in 2000 and has been in the dental field since 1997. She joined Smiles and Sonrisas in July of 2007. She is the proud Mother of her son, NicholasHer hobbies include attending networking events, reading and enjoying outdoor activities with her family.

“I am highly energetic and love to work in Dentistry, I enjoy my job and love being part of the team at Smiles and Sonrisas”


8327044 Patricia Marin

Patty was born in Barranquilla, Colombia and moved to the US in 1993. She graduated in 1997 from the Robert Morgan Institute where she received her Dental Assistant license and has been a part of Smiles & Sonrisas ever since.
Patty is married and her hobbies include working at her husband’s body shop on her spare time, dancing, and motorcycle riding.

     "I really love working with patients and helping them achieve a beautiful smile. If they're happy, I'm happy"


5495820 Amada Longoria

Was born in Bayamo, Cuba. Her family moved to the United States and she grew up in New Orleans and Tampa. Amada graduated from LSU with a BA in Dental Hygiene in 1982. She has been a part of Smiles & Sonrisas since 1993. Her hobbies include: traveling and cycling.

"I strive to provide our patients with my utmost ability and professionalism at all times."


Elsy D. Diaz

Elsy was born in Santiago de Cuba. She lived in Inglewood, California for 6 years then moved to Miami, Florida.

She's loved dentistry since she had her first tooth filling. That's when she decided to pursue a career in dentistry.In 1982, Elsy graduated with honors from Miami-Dade College Kendall Campus with an Associate in Arts in pre-med. In 1984, she graduated from Miami-Dade Medical Campus and received an Associate of Science with honors in Dental Hygiene.She has been a Dental Hygienist for 32 years. Elsy attended St. Thomas University where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Education, Magna Cum Laude. In 2010, she became an adjunct instructor at Miami-Dade College, and she has loved teaching and giving back to her students. Also, she has been an active member of South Florida Dental Hygiene Association where she has been President, Vice-President, Executive Council member and Treasurer

" Working with Dr.Gurevich and his staff is wonderful. His philosophy of friendliness and care with his patients is an attribute that I truly admire and believe in"


Lisandra Mas

Was born and raised in Cuba. She moved to Miami when she was 16 years old. Graduated as a dental assistant in November 2016. She has a passion for dentistry, when she’s not at the office she spends time traveling to different places and counties. She loves poetry, cars, enjoys a good dinner and spends a good time with friends and family.


Norleidys Jerez

Norleidys as born and raised in Cuba and  moved to the United States in 2011 when she was 14 years old. She graduated as a Dental Assistant in November 2017. Her passion for dentistry was born when she was a little girl thanks to her uncle.  She would spend hours observing how he cared for his patients and everything he did. Her other passions are sports, outings with her family and going to the beach at night. Norleidys, is a very happy and satisfied woman, she is thankful for her beautiful and united family.


 Martha A. Rivera

Martha, a Miami native graduated this past fall from Florida International University with a Double Bachelor in International Relations and Political Science and obtained specialization certificates in National Security Studies and Latin America & the Caribbean. She joined our team April 2014. She has been a part of FIU’s Student Honor’s Mentor Program, enjoys learning new languages having previously studied Italian, Arabic, and Haitian Creole, and treasures playing sports and spending time with her husband and children.

“At Smiles & Sonrisa’s the staff has a genuine interest in their patients and craft and it is my pleasure to be part of such an esteemed group of individuals who value your time and health.”


 

1363750811Mayra Vide-Perez

Was born in Havana, Cuba and raised in Tampa, Florida. She graduated from the Florida College of Surgical and Nursing and began her career as a surgical nurse for a maxillary surgeon forty years ago. She moved to Miami 28 years ago to marry her husband, Julian. They have one daughter, Sandra and they live in Coral Gables with their dog Max.
Mayra is very involved in community service, being a past Lt. Governor for Kiwanis of Dade and Broward counties. She is currently an ambassador for Kiwanis International. Mayra is a serious collector. Her collections include art from local artists, depression and antique glass, charm bracelets, and rosaries. She has been a part of Smiles & Sonrisas for 18 years and is the practice's Director of Public Relations and Marketing. She’s always available for any questions or concerns you may have and you can reach her at the office 305.665.5525, or her cell phone at 305.323.5228.