Meet Our Team

At Mini Mouths Dentistry for Kids, we believe that our team is responsible for the environment where your child receives treatment. We work hard to make sure that you are treated courteously, that you feel welcome when you visit our office, that your treatment plan is thoroughly explained, and that all of our staff give you the time and attention you deserve. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.


Dr. Selin Avman

Dr. Selin Avman began her journey in Dentistry at the young age of 16 while working as a file clerk for a General Dentist. Throughout this experience she quickly realized a passion for the industry, and subsequently enrolled as a Pre-Med student at Marist College majoring in Biology.

Following her undergraduate endeavors she enrolled at NYU College of Dentistry specializing in and obtaining a Doctorate in Dental Surgery. Throughout her dental education Dr Avman found her passion in her pediatric rotation where she served as Vice President of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Club and subsequently achieved Honors in Pediatric Dentistry. Following her graduation from NYUCD, Dr. Avman went on to complete a one year post graduate (general) dentistry residency where she applied her main focus in caring for children. The residency allowed her to gain experience in emergency call as well as exposure in the operating room.

Given Dr. Avman’s love for children, she found herself relocating to Florida to attend Nova Southeastern University where she achieved a Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry Certificate.


Dr. Granada, DDS, MPH

Born in Cali, Columbia she earned her doctorate in dental surgery in 1998 and completed a postgraduate program in orthodontics in 2012. She moved to the United States and attended two programs at Nova Southeastern University: 1. Master of Public Health 2. Advanced Education in general dentistry where she provided dental care to patients with special needs. This is where she gained an interest in working with children. After graduated these programs in 2015, Her primary goal was to make each dental visit positive and as fun as possible for her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and cooking as well as listening to latin music and doing yoga.


Administration

Michele

General Manager

Michele is a seasoned professional in the dental industry. With over 20 years of experience in both orthodontics & pediatric dentistry she brings a wealth of knowledge to our practice. Michele is a rare Florida native who enjoys the water, traveling and her two English Bulldogs, Clarence & Berniece.

Mary

Boca Raton Office Manager

Mary relocated from Valencia, Venezuela where she attended dental school and was an active Dentist. She has been working in the pediatric dental field for 10 years. Mary has been with Mini Mouth’s since it first opened.

Melina

Pembroke Pines Office Manager

Hi! My name is Melina Pereira, I was born in Venezuela in 1979, i achieved my Dental Degree at the University of Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho (Venezuela) in 2003. I am a mother of two amazing kids, I’m a soccer fan, I love working out to keep myself healthy, and I’m a dog lover!

Jacqueline

Sedation Coordinator

Jacqueline was born and raised in Argentina. She enjoys working with people and prides herself on providing excellent customer service. Happily married with 2 girls, she enjoys traveling, international cuisine and spending time with her family.

Daniella

H.R. Coordinator

Daniella was raised in Brazil, where she attended dental school and was an active Dentist. She has been in the dental industry for 15 years and has been with Mini Mouths since they opened. In her spare time, she enjoys going to visit Minnie Mouse in Disney World with her 2-year-old daughter.

Mariana

Orthodontics Coordinator

Mariana is from Venezuela, she is a part of our bilingual staff. She has worked for Mini Mouths for the past two years. Prior to her dental career, she was a preschool teacher.

Claudia

 

My name is Claudia, born in Colombia and raised in Queens NY. I love providing our patients with the highest quality in customer service and the best dental experience. In my spare time love going to the beach, watching movies, traveling with my family.

Dental Assistants

Beatriz

Beatriz joined our team in April of 2015. She loves meeting new patients and gives her best caring and treatment as she practices with her own 4 years old daughter Isabella Sofia everyday.

In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, park or traveling with her family.

Gisele

Born in Brazil, Gisele was a teacher for special needs children before moving to the United States. She has always loved working with children and has been in the dental field for over 10 years. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and spending time with her daughter.

Keila

Born and raised in Brazil, Keila has been in the United States for the past 12 years. She said she loves living in America and loves learning about different cultures here. She loves to work with children and says she is proud to be a part of the mini mouths team. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with husband and her daughter.

Jessyca

Born and raised in Sunny South Fla , Jessyca’s background is Haitian and she also speaks creole . She graduated from dental school in 2013 and been a Pediatric Dental assistant for 6 years. She is now currently in school to become an RN and have dreams to work at Joe DiMaggio Hospital as A NICU Nurse. She is happily Married and has an amazing Step Son. In her free time she loves going shopping , brunches , concerts and going to the beach and enjoying Family time.

Maria

Maria Cirilli was born and raised in Brazil where she attended Dental school and was an active Dentist before coming to America.  Maria has been working at Mini mouth for 3 years as a dental assistant and she loves what she does. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her three kids and husband.

Weslyne

Weslyne became a dental assistant and has enjoyed educating and encouraging patients through their dental journey. She adore children and is thankful for the opportunity getting to interact so warmly with them while helping them improve their smiles, providing the experience of good dental care feeling great at the end.

Gabriela

I’m Gaby I was born in Venezuela   I have 2 boy and I love share my free time with them, I love go to the beach and spend time with my family, I like  my work because I love the kids and every day they give me so happy life and one of my duties is help them to be smile and feel confortable with healthy mouth care 

Erys

Hi, i’m Erys Weffer ! I was born in Venezuela, an amazing place. I have a little boy. His my sunshine. He’s an smart and cute kid. I love working with kids and give healthy smiles for the people. I like go to the beach, play volleyball, a good coffe and cooking. i waitting for you in Pembroke pines office!

Aymara

Born in Havana Cuba. Prior to her dental career Aymara was a pre-school teacher. She enjoys working with children. Happily married with 3 kids, she enjoys going to Disney with her family.

Team Members

Tricia

Hi! Name is Tricia, I have been in dental field for more than 20 years. I was born in Denver Colorado and moved here in 10th grade graduated from boca high and lived here since then. I do go back to visit family once or twice a year in Colorado. I love the beach and enjoy beach days often, also love to ski when I go back home but rather have the hot sunny weather. I spend my weekends with my little girl she is my life.

Amaris

Amaris was born and raised in coral springs Florida, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family. Amaris graduated from Nova High School as an honor student. She loves working with kids and learning something new every day. Her main role at our practice is verifying PPO/HMO Insurances for all three office locations here at Mini Mouth Dentistry.

Soraya

Soraya is from Brazil and has adopted the US as her homeland since 2012. She was an active attorney in Brazil, but always had a passion for the dental field, since her father and many other relatives were dentists back there. She is very communicative, likes to be helpful and loves to interact with children. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her most precious treasure: her son!

Lida

Lida Jacqueline Garcia is a Medicaid insurance coordinator. As a member of Mini Mouths team, She reviews and coordinates insurance eligibility for new and existing patients. Lida Garcia joined Mini Mouths in 2019.  Before joining Mini mouths, She spent Four years as an entrepreneur, she founded and operated a tourism company in her native Colombia. Before that, she spent several years working as a graphic designer. Mrs. Garcia is married and has two young children and resides in Coral Springs, In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you. We strive to provide the best pediatric dental care and become the best pediatric dentist in Pembroke Pines, Coral Springs, and Boca Raton, FL.