Dental Hygienist

Julie is originally from Ohio. She previously lived in South Carolina and moved to Southwest Florida in 1994. Julie graduated from West Liberty University in West Virginia with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a practicing Registered Dental Hygienist since 1989 and currently has licenses in three states including Ohio, South Carolina and Florida.

With over 28 years of experience, Julie has had a variety of opportunities with her dental hygiene career including general dentistry, pediatric, orthodontic, periodontal, and oral surgery. She has extensive experience working with geriatric and physically compromised patients. Julie also enjoyed the opportunity of being a Clinical Instructor for The Edison College of Dental Hygiene providing education, instruction, and guidance to new hygienists. She believes in keeping abreast of new technology and products that are in our market today. Her combined career experiences and education have taught her the importance of individually personalizing patient care to help them achieve and maintain their optimal dental health.

In her spare time she loves traveling, boating, playing tennis, yoga and most of all spending time with her family and friends!

Cristina brings a friendly smile while offering comprehensive oral hygiene care. She is originally from Panama City, Panama and enjoys building relationships with her patients in both English and Spanish. Cristina obtained her degree in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Florida in 2012 - where she also met her husband, Dr. Grady Scott. As a core member of the Bonita Beach Dental Team, Cristina proves her innate ability to put people at ease while providing exceptional care. She is certified in Local Anesthesia and is always searching for innovations in dentistry to enhance your appointment experience. Whether greeting you upon your first patient experience or as a returning patient in her chair, she is sure to make you feel cared for as part of our family at Bonita Beach Dental. In her spare time, she enjoys learning new recipes, practicing yoga, and playing Volleyball. She especially enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband and their Golden Retriever, Pablo.