Dr. Hassler, graduated from the University of Florida, College of Dentistry in 1999, opening the practice here in Venice in 2007, expanding every year since. "Part of my job is to find out what my patients' ideal desires are, then form a plan to allow them to reach their goals," explains Dr. Hassler. When he is not in the office, he enjoys coaching his kids' soccer teams, and is actively involved in the community, being on the YMCA board as well as the Epiphany Cathedral School board. Every free chance Dr. Hassler has, he is spending time with his children exploring the world.
Kelly, A Venice High graduate, and an EFCDA, graduated College from Charlotte Technical Center and brings 24 years of experience to our practice. Kelly loves working with our outstanding team of professionals and our amazing patient's. She is very willing to help with any questions patients may have. When she's not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Kelly is married with two teenage boys. They keep her busy with their basketball events. They also love their pet Cooper the Cat!
Dee graduated from Olympic Heights High School in Boca Raton. She has been a Venice local for 15 years. Dee handles all of the patient scheduling and referral needs, and looks at everyday as an opportunity to expand on her dental knowledge and experience. When she is not in the office, she enjoys traveling, being at the beach, reading a good book or spending time with her husband and two beagles.
Jennifer, graduated from St. Petersburg College, and has been in dentistry for 28 years, she has been a dental hygienist with our practice since 2007. Jennifer believes "Flashing your best, most healthy smile means brushing well and often." In her spare time, she is spending time with her husband, three sons’ and loves competing on her traveling bowling team, the Steelers & Hockey!
Bridget, joined our practice in 2011. She graduated from Medical College of Georgia, and has been a hygienist in Venice for over 37 years. Bridget enjoys educating her patients on the importance of excellent dental home care. In her free time, she enjoys bicycling, walking, spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren. Go Rays!
Marina, was born in Daytona and grew up in Venice, she joined our team in 2017. Marina received her Associates of Arts in 2013 and graduated from State College of Florida in Bradenton in 2015 as a Certified Registered Dental Hygienist, In addition to working she earned a Bachelor in Dental Hygiene at St. Petersburg College. Marina’s passion is to educate, encourage and help promote the oral health of all her patient’s, When she’s not working, Marina love’s to be on the water, working out and baking her wild and yummy cookie creations.
Brittney, is from the Venice area, and graduated from Charlotte Technical Center as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2015. She joined our team upon graduation. She brings a great attitude to our office and is eager to assist each patient with their dental needs. She continually strives to grow her knowledge in the dental field to better assist our patients. In her spare time, she enjoys quality time with her husband, beautiful daughter, adventurous toddler and new baby boy.
Meranda, is from Englewood and graduated from Fortis Institute as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2016. She enjoys working with our patients and is always eager to learn more. Her hopes are to one day continue her education and become a dentist. In Meranda's free time, she enjoys doing crafts of any kind and spending time with her 6 year old son, Noah.