About Your Dentist
"I love being a dentist and improving the oral health of my patients. My favorite thing is the personal relationship that evolves with my patients and the mutual happiness that results from the relationship."
"To provide comprehensive quality dentistry in a professional and reliable way. To serve my patients in a way that will meet their needs and help them achieve a brilliant smile."
Education & Professional Memberships:
- Indiana School of Dentistry - Indianapolis, Indiana
- Member: American Dental Association
- Member: Florida Dental Association
- Member: Academy of General Dentistry
Personal Attention Professional Excellence
"It's very important to understand what a patient needs. For this reason, I strive to continually better myself and my abilities in order to increase my patients' satisfaction. I believe there are endless rewards for all involved when patients' needs and wants are met."
Providing You With Comfortable Dental Care...
"As a dentist, I constantly try to better myself and my technical skills. I will always be caring and considerate of my patients' needs in order to serve you better. I want to care for your needs and make sure you receive the most beneficial and satisfying care; the kind of care you deserve. I enjoy meeting and interacting with patients and I look forward to serving and working with you to establish a beautiful smile that lasts forever."
I love being able to help my patients become comfortable with their smiles. Providing the best dental care to patients allows them to be healthier and happier. A healthy, happy smiling patient is my goal.
It is my mission and my Team's mission to care about the well-being of our patients just as much as we care about the oral health of our patients. Our patients deserve considerate, quality dental care and we are dedicated to giving it.
Formal & Continuing Education, Professional Memberships
- University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Florida Academy of General Dentistry
- Tampa Bay Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Facial Esthetics
- Associate Fellowship within the World Clinical Laser & Imaging Institute
- Invisalign certified
- Former member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and West Coast District Dental Association
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Gardner is frequently involved in church and community service events. In his spare time, Dr. Gardner enjoys artistic sculpting, graphic design, outdoor activities, and spending time with his Family.
"A genuine smile comes from the heart, but a healthy smile needs good dental care."― Wayne Chirisa
"To listen and understand each patient's unique goals and aspirations, in order to collaborate with the patient to create an individualized oral health care approach that is best suited for their specific lifestyle and overall health. I also strive to be a leader in the community by having a positive impact on both overall and oral health."
Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Fort Lauderdale, FL
University of Minnesota, Bachelor of Science – Minneapolis, MN
Life & Hobbies
Outside of dentistry, I love watching sports and spending quality time with my family. I also enjoy spending my time outside fishing and golfing.
No one can take your smile away when dental decay is miles away.
Dr. Jean-Baptiste's mission in dentistry is to treat patients with compassion, as well as educate patients on the importance of maintaining their oral health. A healthy smile is powerful, and it says a lot about a person. Dr. Jean-Baptiste wants her patients to feel confident about putting their best smiles forward.
University of South Florida, Bachelor of Science in Biology Tampa, FL
LECOM School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine Bradenton, FL
Dr. Jean-Baptiste is currently an active member of the Florida Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Florida Dental Association.
Life & Hobbies
When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Jean-Baptiste enjoys staying physically active and fit, whether it be playing soccer, going to the gym, or participating in fitness competitions. She also loves cooking, painting, and spending quality time with her family, friends, and dog.