We are committed to providing excellent dentistry in a comfortable environment to our patients of all ages. Learn more about each valuable member of Family & Implant Dentistry of Boynton Beach below.
Dr. Ricardo Chang
For many years, Dr. Ricardo Chang has been creating perfect smiles as a certified orthodontics specialist. Dr. Chang’s extensive experience in general dentistry and orthodontics allows him to create unique and comprehensive care plans for his patients to provide them with their ideal smile.
Dr. Chang migrated to Miami, Florida from Jamaica. In Miami, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Florida International University. He then attended Howard University where he graduated top of his class with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery. After receiving his Doctorate, Dr. Chang completed a General Practice Residency at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Following two years of intensive training at the University of Colorado Denver School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Chang received his specialty certification in orthodontics.
Dr. Chang’s education never stops. With new research and techniques constantly being developed, Dr. Chang attends continuing education courses every year to ensure he provides the best and most innovative care possible.
In addition to his education and training, Dr. Chang is an active member of the following professional organizations:
- American Dental Association
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Southern Association of Orthodontists
At his practice, Dr. Chang offers the latest cutting-edge technology in the field of orthodontics. He has completed advanced certification in Invisalign, as well as training in iBraces (Incognito braces), Damon System self-ligating orthodontic appliances, and temporary anchorage devices (miniscrews).
To ensure a successful treatment, Dr. Chang treats each case individually and makes sure to spend time with every patient at each visit. During an appointment, Dr. Chang educates his patients and communicates all the aspects involved in their specific treatment plan. This helps the patient understand the orthodontic process for a shorter treatment time and ensures the best possible clinical care.
When he’s not treating patients, Dr. Chang spends his leisure time with his family. He enjoys listening to all varieties of music, traveling to new places, and loves being outdoors on beautiful days.
Dr. Jose A Guerra, DMD
Dr. Jose A Guerra, DMD was born in Cuba and moved to New Jersey after practicing dentistry for three years. He earned his dental degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Guerra relocated to Florida in 2015, where he completed a full-year comprehensive implant dentistry training with implant educators.
Dr. Guerra’s philosophy is to take care of small problems before they turn into bigger ones. He is very comfortable working in all aspects of General Dentistry.
Born and raised on a tropical island, Dr. Guerra likes South Florida’s weather because it reminds him of his home. He enjoys all water sports, working out, and spending time with his family and dog Bruno.
Dr. Michael Gorman, DMD, FADIA, FICOI
Dr. Michael Gorman, DMD, FADIA, FICOI earned his dental degree from the University of Florida College of Dentistry after attending the University of Florida, where he received his Bachelor’s of Health Science degree in rehabilitation counseling. Dr. Gorman obtained his certification in IV Conscious Sedation from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and received extensive training in a dental bone grafting and surgical implant placement and restoration course in Miami, Florida, from one of the foremost dental implant experts in the nation.
A native of Tallahassee, Florida, Dr. Gorman enlisted in the U.S. Navy immediately after graduating high school and is a Desert Storm veteran who served for four years. His cumulative dental knowledge, including general, cosmetic, and implant dentistry, as well as IV and oral sedation, provides Dr. Gorman the ability to complete a full-mouth restoration in a single visit by sedating patients comfortably, providing them the opportunity to walk into the office with no fear or anxiety, and leave with a new smile without having any recollection of the procedure.
Robert S. Weishoff, DMD, MS
Robert S. Weishoff, DMD, MS earned his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania after attending the University of Florida in Gainesville where he received his bachelor’s degree. Following dental school, Dr. Weishoff completed a one-year program in advanced education in general dentistry, or an AEGD, at Nova Southeastern University before attending the University of Maryland. It was there that Dr. Weishoff completed his specialty training in Periodontics and received a Master’s in Biomedical Sciences.
Dr. Weishoff was born and raised in South Florida and comes to us with excellent skills and chairside mannerisms. He is highly skilled and trained in all aspects of Periodontology, including being certified in Nobel’s All-On-Four technique for dental implants.
Dr. Weishoff places hundreds of dental implants each and every year and allows us to provide you with the periodontal care in the comfort of our office.
Anna – Office Manager
Originally from Jamaica and raised in Florida, Anna has been in the dental field for more than 11 years, She loves providing the patients with any assistance needed to give them the best dental experience they can have.
In her free time, she enjoys her two adorable grandbabies.
Kristiane Cilen – Dental Hygienist
Kristiane brought a little southern charm with her when she came to our office this year. She has been working in the dental field for 15 years, 11 of which have been spent as a Registered Dental Hygienist specializing in pediatrics, special needs and cosmetic dentistry. She is so excited to be a part of our team and we have quickly realized our patients share her excitement! Her warm, caring nature shines through during her thorough cleanings and she always puts the well-being of her patients first.
Kristiane was born and raised in Naples, Fl. Her love for the ocean inspired her to move back to South Florida from Georgia. It was by fate she met the Captain of her heart, a marine biologist at Nova Southeastern University. They married and their family size doubled as Kristiane became a Brady bunch mom to four lovely children. She is an active outdoor enthusiast that enjoys spending time at the beach, hiking, biking and photography.
Yngri Garcia – Dental Assistant
Yngri is a certified dental assistant that is licensed in radiography. Her family is originally from the Dominican Republic but she was born in New York. She studied at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Santo Domingo, D.R. and Hostos Community College in NY. Yngri has been in the dental field for 17 years, her dental assistant certification was obtained at the Dental Assistant Academy of the Palm Beaches and her radiography license was obtained through the State of Florida Department of Health Division of Medical Quality Assurance.
Outside of work, Yngri likes to spend time with the 2 kids playing board games, watching Netflix and be in contact with nature.
Maria Del Mar – Dental Assistant
Maria is originally from Spain. Her love for the dental field started 15 years ago. She enjoys meeting new people and takes pride in helping them achieve their desired smile. The patient’s happiness when they leave their appointment gives her great satisfaction. She loves being a part of our team!
In her spare time Maria likes going to the beach, painting and travelling.
Elizabeth – Front Desk Insurance Coordinator
Originally from south Florida, born and raised. She has been in the dental field for over 20 years. She was a dental assistant for 15 years then transitioned to the front desk. She is an expert in dental insurances and able to help with all questions and concerns.
During her free time she hangs out with her 14 year old daughter.