Meet Our Team

Mickey Leth, DMD

Mickey Leth, DMD

Dentist

Dr. Leth was born and raised right here in St. Augustine. A product of St. Joseph Academy, Dr. Leth continued on to receive his Bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of North Florida. He received his dental degree at the University of Florida serving as President of the dental school during his tenure at the college. Dr. Leth is married to his wife Lauren, a hygienist here at our practice and a great mother to their two children, Brooke and Brady.

Dr. Leth stays current with the latest technology in the dental field through ongoing continuing education courses in addition to his memberships and study clubs. Dr. Leth is an active member in the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, the International Dental Implant Association, the Florida Dental Association, and the North East Florida Dental Association. Dr. Leth has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education in dental implantology, Invisalign orthodontic treatment, laser dental treatment, Botox and dermal fillers and esthetic dentistry.

Bert Tavary, DDS

Bert Tavary, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Tavary is a Texas native who was lured to Florida by the call of the Ocean. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and went on to attend Emory University College of Dentistry graduating in 1980. Following the receipt of his dental degree he began serving the needs of the community here in St. Johns county and the surrounding areas and has done so for over 35 years. He has kept up with the changes in dentistry through the years and was on the forefront of laser assisted dentistry here in St. Augustine. In addition to his love for his profession, Dr. Tavary is also very active with the Rotary club of St. Augustine Sunrise and various other community projects. In his spare time he enjoys surfing, beach volleyball and keeping up with his daughter Kirra.

Sarah Raulerson

Sarah Raulerson

Dental Assistant

Sarah has been a dental assistant for 37 years and still loves dentistry as much as when she first began. She enjoys learning new things and growing in her profession. What she enjoys most about dentistry is making each patient feel that he or she has been treated with kindness and respect. Sarah feels very, very blessed to be working with Dr. Leth, Dr. Tavary and the rest of the fantastic TEAM! She and her husband have two children. Her son and his wife live in Portland, Oregon and her daughter just graduated from college in Alabama. Her children are the highlight of her life and being a mom is Sarah’s favorite hobby!

Melissa Wunder

Melissa Wunder

Dental Assistant

Melissa hails from Daytona Beach, Florida but has lived in Saint Augustine for many years. Her dental assisting career spans over 20 years with the last 5 being right here with Dr. Leth and Dr. Tavary. She takes pride in educating our patients to improve their oral health. In addition to explaining in detail any restorative treatment necessary she can answer any questions patients may have. Outside of the office she tries to keep up with her son Justin and husband David.

Angela Luberto

Angela Luberto

Dental Assistant

Angela has been a certified expanded functions dental assistant since 2010. She provides an upbeat positive spirit with a welcoming personality. Angela is very passionate and absolutely loves to help others and put a smile on their face. Angela was born in Michigan and grew up in Fort Lauderdale. She is Italian and loves to cook and eat homemade Italian food and she loves to bake! She loves to Live, Laugh, Love and be Happy!!

Tammy Strickland

Tammy Strickland

Registered Dental Hygienist

Tammy, born and raised in historic St. Augustine has been practicing dental hygiene for 25 years. She obtained her dental hygiene degree from FCCJ in Jacksonville.

She enjoys educating patients about the importance of oral health and delivers dental care in a professional manner with a warm and friendly demeanor. Tammy believes in constantly improving her dental hygiene skills and knowledge by attending continuing education classes and seminars. She is also an active member of the St. Johns Dental Hygiene Study Group.

Tammy and her husband Chris spend their spare time enjoying outdoor activities and are proud parents of two daughters.

Julie Barnes

Julie Barnes

Registered Dental Hygienist

Julie was born and raised in St. Augustine. She attended Florida Community College at Jacksonville and graduated with honors with an Associate in Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2008.

Julie is an active member of the St. Johns Dental Hygiene Study Group and enjoys staying up to date on the latest in continuing education subjects in order to better serve her patients. Julie uses a kind, gentle touch when treating her patients and enjoys educating them on how important oral care is to their overall health.

Julie and her husband have two young children and enjoy spending their free time outdoors.

Lauren Leth

Lauren Leth

Registered Dental Hygienist

Born and raised in St. Augustine, Lauren attended St. Joseph Academy and decided to persue a career in dental hygiene. She graduated from Gulf Coast Community College with an Associate in Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2002 and furthered her education by completing a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from St. Petersburg State College in 2008.

Lauren’s unsurpassed attention to detail, her genuine desire to achieve a state of oral health in each and every patient she treats, combined with her warm and friendly demeanor, make her a very valuable asset to our office. Her love for the dental profession is evident in her every day interaction with the rest of the dental team. Moreover, her dedication extends beyond the dental office, professionally by being an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Association as well as by being the President of the local dental hygiene study group since 2012.

Lauren is a dedicated Mother to her 2 children Brooke and Brady.

Dana Lundquist

Dana Lundquist

Registered Dental Hygienist

Dana, a native of Jacksonville, has lived in St. Augustine since 1996. She set her sights on becoming a Dental Hygienist while still a teen and graduated from Florida Community College at Jacksonville with an Associate in Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1997. All these years later, she still loves her work. She cherishes the relationships with her long time patients and looks forward to making more.

She is past President of the local St. Johns Dental Hygiene Study Group and enjoys volunteering her time at local schools teaching children the importance of good oral hygiene.

Dana is dedicated to helping her patients maintain a healthy, beautiful smile through education and encouragement. She has a gentle, caring touch that helps put her patients at ease.

She is a wife and mother of two great kids. In her free time she loves to be out boating and paddleboarding.

Carol Schweikert

Carol Schweikert

Registered Dental Hygienist

Carol is a fourth generation Florida resident graduating from Oviedo High School. She has enjoyed being a dental hygienist for many years after receiving dental hygiene degree in Pensacola in 1975.

Carol and her husband Don have two children, Mark whom is married to Lorian and Kristy married to Andy. They also have three wonderful grandchildren. They love spending time with their family, especially the grandchildren, furthermore, they enjoy Kayaking, snorkeling and just being out on the water.

Marlee Kinlaw

Marlee Kinlaw

Treatment Coordinator

Marlee was born and raised in St. Augustine. She graduated with a degree in dental assisting from First Coast Technical College in 2014. She is the voice that schedules and confirms patient appointments and helps to address any questions patients may have regarding scheduling and procedures.

Marlee is a new mom to her son Zeke who was born in 2015. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, working out and spending time with her family.

Karen Dwyer

Karen Dwyer

Office Manager

Karen is the team leader and oversees all aspects of the office. First impressions are highly important and Karen is one of the first people you will meet. She enjoys working with patients to ensure they have a positive dental experience. In her 28 years behind the desk as an office manager has earned her an extensive knowledge of insurance, billing and all administrative tasks. Her outgoing, friendly personality makes her a great asset to our team. In her spare time, Karen enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach and making time to read a good book.

Request an Appointment