Our orthodontic team is dedicated to making your experience exceptional by providing a positive, friendly, and professional atmosphere where all patients feel comfortable.
Get to know our friendly and knowledgable Tendler Team by reviewing our information below. We take pride in the confidence that a great-looking smile brings to our patients, and our hope is that we can do the same for you.
Suzanne: Patient Care Coordinator
Suzanne was born in Philadelphia but considers herself a Floridian. Raised in Miami, she married her high school sweetheart and had two beautiful daughters, Allyson and Jacquelyn. Aside from being a devoted mother, Suzanne loves spending time outdoors enjoying the beautiful Florida sunshine. And when not playing tennis or boating, you can find her relaxing on the beach with her husband Alfonso and their dog, Jolie. Suzanne brings over 15 years of experience in the orthodontic field, and has been with Dr. Tendler since she opened her practice in Boca Raton. As our patient care coordinator, Suzanne makes herself available to answer all of your questions and helps guide you through an amazing orthodontic experience. After all, her favorite part about is having the ability to welcome our patients to our family, and be a witness to the progress of their smiles.
Stephanie: Treatment Coordinator
Stephanie joined our team in mid 2014 as our treatment coordinator, equipped with many years of dental experience. She always knew that she wanted a career in the dental field. Stephanie started her journey as a dental assistant after high school and then furthered her education to become a dental hygienist in 1991. She practiced for many years in her home state of Connecticut and then decided to move her family to the sunny state of Florida. Stephanie is always ready to assist our future patients as they’re wandering into the world of orthodontics. Her experience and preparation enables her to provide excellent, practical and honest insight. Stephanie enjoys spending time with her 21 year old daughter, Sienna and her 17 year old son, Bailey. Being outdoors paddle boarding, biking or kayaking is how she spends her time away from the office. Stephanie truly enjoys working with the patients and watching their beautiful smiles emerge.
Wanda: Lead Clinical Assistant
Wanda is truly excited to be part of our amazing team as a certified orthodontic assistant. She feels the most rewarding part of working in orthodontics is watching how a patient’s smile develops over time and how their confidence progressively increases throughout their treatment. It is really an amazing experience, and with a knowledgeable and caring team member like Wanda, the enjoyment is shared equally between patient and assistant. Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wanda speaks fluent Spanish. She has been in the dental field for over 12 years and is a wonderful addition to our family. She lives in Boca Raton with her wonderful partner Tom. Wanda is a proud mother of two very active kids, Alexandra and Keegan, that always keep her on her toes. She enjoys spending time with her family on the weekends, going to the beach, movies, cross training, and she loves to travel!