Anja Kitchings— Office Manager & Dental Assistant
Anja has been with Dr. Reeve Abraben from the beginning, having served the Lake City, Florida, area for over 30years. After graduating from dental assistant school in 1984, she joined Lake City Family Dental Center, PA and has loved helping create healthy smiles ever since. Anja always makes sure there are no surprises at Lake City Family Dental Center, PA. She helps every patient know what will happen at his or her appointment and what the financial obligation will be. While Lake City Family Dental Center, PA may be her second family, her husband and daughter are her first family. Anja loves spending time with them, reading, relaxing at the river, fishing, and tending to her small farm.
Debbie Smith—Back Office Supervisor & Dental Assistant
Debbie has been in the dental field for 36 years and has been with Dr. Reeve Abraben for 28 of those years, which has given her so much experience in that time. She has worked for many different dental offices in her time, but Lake City Family Dental Center, PA and Dr. Reeve Abraben are the most caring and professional office she has ever worked in. To her, the people she works with are like family, which makes the patients feel comfortable and cared for. Aside from enjoying the smiling faces at Lake City Family Dental Center, PA, Debbie also has been married for 35 years. She enjoys spending time with her husband, two wonderful children, and five beautiful grandchildren.
Cindy Luoma- Dental Assistant
Cindy is a new member of our team and we are glad she chose us.
Cindy is a “Florida Native” and has been in the dental field for over 30 years. She moved here from Jacksonville and is excited to serve her
new home town of Lake City. She looks forward to meeting everyone and helping with their dental needs
Samantha Minson- Dental Hygienist
Sam has recently joined our team . She comes with 2 years hygiene experience and 3 years of dental assisting.
Jan Cole—Dental Hygienist
After graduating from Indiana University with an associate degree in science, Jan has spent the last 18 years helping Dr. Reeve Abraben bring happy and healthy smiles to Lake City, Florida. She is such a great team player, and she always makes the patient feel welcomed. For her, the best part about working at [practice _name] is working with such an experienced dentist and staff. She and her husband have been married for 37 years and have two children. When she is not helping improve smiles, she enjoys playing golf, riding motorcycles, traveling, crafting, and volunteer work.
Jodi Cason—Dental Hygienist
Jodi graduated in 1994 with honors from Santa Fe Community College, where she received her associate degree in science. She was also a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and was on the dean’s list. Jodi has been working in dental offices for over 25 years and has been with Lake City Family Dental Center, PA for 13 years. She calls our office “home” and our staff “family.” She knows that family feeling is felt by our patients and loves being able to provide a welcoming environment for them. Jodi and her husband have five children that keep them plenty busy, but she also spends time outdoors, hunting, and fishing in the salt flats.
Dot Maass—Dental Hygienist
Has recently retired, but will be working with us on an as needed basis. She graduated from Valencia College in 1979 and has had years of experience in the dental field. Dot will do anything she can to make sure everyone’s day goes just a little bit smoother. She appreciates how the family atmosphere allows everyone to have strong, lasting relationships with each other. Dot has been married for 44 years, and she and her husband are the parents of one son and two daughters. Besides spending time with her family, Dot loves to read, make desserts, and craft—while she admits that she enjoys some crafts more than others.
Lana Wendel—Dental Assistant/ Patient Coordinator
In her 27 years with Lake City Family Dental Center, PA, Lana has never grown tired of making patients feel welcome and comfortable while helping them find solutions to their dental problems. She credits the longevity of the staff for the inviting and comfortable atmosphere that everyone feels when they visit Dr. Reeve Abraben. Working for the same dentist and seeing the same patients for so long has allowed her to build personal relationships with everyone, and she is able to cater to each individual’s needs. Lana and her husband have been married for 23 years and have two children.