Meet the Team

Lori, Schedule Coordinator

Lori Chencin, Schedule Coordinator
Lori has been a staple at Dr. Chencin’s office for over 30 years.  However, she has recently retired from dental hygiene.  She is still a big part of our practice.  She helps at the front desk and assisting in all clinical areas of the office.  Lori has enjoyed growing together with many of the patients and developing connections with many of the families she has treated over the years. She takes great pride in seeing patients leaving happy with a great smile.  You will find her in her new position as the Schedule Coordinator.

In her spare time, Lori enjoys cooking for her family and friends, decorating, biking and walking along the beach.  She also enjoys relaxing and reading a good book.



Tatiana, Dental Hygienist

Tatiana is the latest addition to our team.  She graduated from Broward College with a degree in dental assisting and dental hygiene.  She spends a lot of time educating and providing therapeutic treatments to our patients to ensure healthy teeth and gums.  Tatiana offers flexible, versatile care with a smile!

She is a native of South Florida and has two brothers and one sister.  In her spare time she enjoys dining, relaxing on the beach and all outdoor activities.


Christine, Dental Assistant
Christine joined Dr. Chencin’s office in 2009. She loves working in a family-oriented practice with a dentist who is very caring towards his patients. Christine has always loved great smiles, so a career in dentistry seemed just perfect for her. Working with and having the opportunity to connect with her patients is one of her favorite aspects of working at the office. Whether she is ensuring patients’ comfort during a visit or providing them with the information they need to help meet their goals, it is Christine’s pleasure to serve their needs. She takes pride in working with a team to provide our patients with a pleasant experience.

Christine is the mother of one son whom she is very proud of. In her spare time, Christine enjoys being with her family, going to the beach, and other outdoor activities such as bike riding, yoga, kayaking, and running.

Patarra, Office Manager
Since joining our team in 2011, Patarra or “Tarra” has been making our patients feel welcome at the office. Tarra received her Bachelor of Science degree from the American InterContinental University and loves working in such a professional yet comfortable atmosphere. As our office manager, Tarra is the first person our patients meet. Her upbeat and positive personality can put even the most apprehensive person at ease. With her knowledge and experience, Tarra can answer your questions and help you with your financial treatment plan.

Tarra was born in Columbia, South Carolina and has called south Florida home since 1994. She has five siblings and seven nieces and nephews who she loves to spend time with. Her other hobbies include shopping, socializing, going to church activities, watching movies, and doing anything relaxing.