Erika has been a dental assistant at North Florida Dentistry since 2021, where she assists in surgical procedures, makes patients feel comfortable and relaxed, and works as part of a team. She enjoys being able to work on a wide variety of procedures and services, as well as working with great doctors with whom she is constantly broadening her skills and education. She also likes that she is able to relate to patients and help them feel at ease. She understands dental anxiety and feels that that allows her to better serve her patients. Erika is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant, Certified Phlebotomist, CPR Certified and BLS Certified.
When not working, Erika enjoys spending her time with her dog Athena, and also with her mom and her sister. She also loves the sport of Olympic weightlifting and is a CrossFit coach as well as a licensed hairstylist. Someday she hopes to travel and learn more about different cultures.