Dr. Mendoza graduated from Florida International University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She then earned her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Florida College of Dentistry and has been practicing in Florida for over nine years. She is passionate about her profession and is focused and committed to helping create beautiful smiles. As well as helping her patients learn about effective oral care. Dr. Mendoza enjoys the time spent with her patients, getting to know each individually. She believes in establishing a personal connection and relationship with each patient, not just as their dentist, but as their friend. She is a strong believer in continuing education in dental procedures, treatments, and options. Dr. Mendoza knows the importance of being able to offer her patients the most up-to-date, proven dental treatments as well as the use of state-of-the-art equipment to accurately diagnose and comprehensively treatment plan.
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Dr. Mendoza is a Miami native and the proud mom of a beautiful pug, Cookie! In her spare time, Dr. Mendoza keeps herself busy spending time with her family and taking her dog to dog parks along with volunteering for Project Smile.
Call our Doral office today for a consultation with Dr. Mendoza!
Dr. Rafael Porras was born and raised in San Jose Costa Rica. He is a graduate of the Dental School at the University of Costa Rica. After working for the Costa Rican government and in private practice as a general dentist in San Jose for two years, he moved to Connecticut and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency as well as a Fellowship in General Dentistry from the University of Connecticut Health Center. After 3 years in Connecticut, Dr. Porras got his specialty certificate in periodontics, as well as Master of Science in Dentistry, was awarded by the Louisiana State University in New Orleans. He is board certified by the American Academy of Periodontology.
Dr.Porras is married and has a newborn child Liam. Him and his wife Andreja both enjoy traveling, outdoor activities on the beach.
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