About Your Dentist
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 and educate them 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.
Doctorate of Dental Medicine
LECOM School of Dental Medicine - Bradenton, FL
Bachelor of Science in Biology
University of South Florida - Tampa, FL
Dr. Jean-Baptiste is an active member of the Florida Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the Florida Dental Association.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Jean-Baptiste enjoys staying physically active and fit by playing soccer, going to the gym, and participating in fitness competitions. She also loves cooking, painting, and spending quality time with her family, friends, and dog.