Dr. Andrew B. Brown
Dr. Andrew B. Brown and his talented staff have been creating beautiful smiles in the Orange Park area for over 25 years!
His profession is and has been his life's passion - creating beautiful, healthy smiles as well as helping dentistry become a better industry for all.
He has been practicing in the Orange Park area for over 30 years treating patients of all ages as well as surgical corrections and difficult orthodontic cases. He attended dental school at Chapel Hill, NC (yes, he's a Tar Heel) where he was Valedictorian and received several academic awards. He is involved with organized dentistry on the State&bull, and National levels holding such titles as
- Delegate to the American Dental Association (ADA)
- Chairman of the ADA's Council on Dental Practice
- Liaison to the National Association of Dental Laboratories for the ADA
- Serves on the Board of Trustees for the Florida Dental Association (FDA)
- Liaison to the Florida Association of Orthodontics for governmental affairs
- President of the FDA, the presiding year 2020 - 2021
- State Lead for the Mission of Mercy Dental Clinics
Dr. Brown is also a Clinical Faculty member for the University of Florida, Orthodontic Department, instructing students to become great Orthodontists and has received several prestigious awards including " Dentist of the Year" for the entire state of Florida in 2016.
" My staff and I look forward to having you become a member of our patient family and more importantly, making you happy with your new smile."
Has been our Office Manager since 2015. Having been a Dental Hygienist for over 27 years, she uses her dental knowledge in tandem with her managerial skills to make sure our practice runs smoothly and patients always feel welcomed.
Not only is she the "brains behind the operation" here, but she also ensures the safety of the citizens of Florida by serving on the Board of Dentistry. Appointed 6 years ago by Governor Scott, she is finishing out her 2nd term. Angie is also the current and immediate past Chair of the Rules Committee that writes the rules governing dentistry for the state of Florida. In 2018, she developed and spearheaded the research for Expanded Restorative Functions for Assistants and Hygienist that went into effect on June 2019.
"I love visiting with patients and their families when they come into the office but my favorite thing about working at Dr. Brown's is seeing the notably increased confidence in patients as their smiles become more beautiful."
When she is not at the office, attending dental meetings or volunteering in dental clinics, Angie loves spending time with her grandson.
Joined our practice in 2018. Even though she is new to the dental industry, she has an extensive background in Customer Relations. She is usually the first smiling face you see walking into our office or the friendly voice on the other end of the line when you call the office. She is a valuable asset and we are very happy to have her.
"Having never worked in a dental office, I get so much joy seeing our patient's smiling faces and watching the transformation in their lives - especially the ones who never smiled until coming to us."
Jessica is expecting her first grandbaby in October of 2019 and looking forward to lots of snuggles.
Has been making laugh for the last 24 years, joining the practice in 1995. We enjoy her boisterous and jovial personality as she constantly keeps us laughing.
She received her Assistant Certification in 1988 and knew right away she wanted to pursue a career in the orthodontic field. In 1989, she received her Orthodontic Certification and has loved every minute of it.
"The best thing about coming to work every day, is that I have so much fun joking with the kids and our office is a very laid-back, family environment".
Debbie takes care of her 3 horses and competes with the Florida Cutting Horse Association and the American Ranch Horse Association in her spare time.
Came to our office to do her externship and we loved her so much we wanted her here permanently so in September of 2016, she joined the "family".
Kristina graduated from Fortis Community College in 2016 with her EFDA Certification (Expanded Functions Dental Assisting) and in 2018 received her Orthodontic Assistant Certification.
"I love what we do here every day", says Kristina and it shows; with her outstanding attitude and work ethic.
Has been an Expanded Duties Assistant since 1986 and a Certified Orthodontic Assistant since 1987. She joined the practice in 2004 and has been lighting up our office with her constant smiling face for the 15 years.
"I love working here because I enjoy helping patients improve their smile."
In her spare time, Lisa volunteers with the Mission of Mercy free dental clinic and spends time with her 2 adorable granddaughters.
Is originally from Orlando and is currently earning her Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance with a degree in Marketing. She came to our office in June of 2019 to help in enhance our online presence and commence our Marketing Department. She does an excellent job taking, editing and posting photos and educational content.
"I enjoy looking at all the before and after photos of the beautiful smiles that Dr. Brown has created. I also love watching the patients come beaming down the hall right after they get their braces removed."
When she is not at school, work or studying, she enjoys taking long walks on the beach, surfing, cooking and practicing photography.