Our Team

Our courteous and attentive team endeavors to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

All of us at Smile Xperts practice are committed to providing complete and comprehensive care for your lifelong dental health. Furthermore, we are dedicated to creating for you and your family a comfortable and stress-free experience during your visit. Your feedback is always appreciated because it helps us in our pursuit of superior patient care. We are all also Bi-Lingual English/Spanish.

Juan Cobo, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist & Oral Hygiene Educator
Juan was born and raised in Cali, Colombia. He attended the “Colegio Odontologico Colombiano” where he graduated with a degree in Dental Medicine in 2002. He relocated to the United States 5 years ago and obtained his license as a Dental Hygienist in 2009. His goal is to become a dentist in the United States.

Diana Grisales

Head Endodontics Assistant
Diana was born in Medellin, Colombia and moved to the U.S. around 2001. She completed her Dental
Assistant certificate in Concord University. She’s been in the field since 2006 and is devoted to her
patients. Diana has been with our team since 2017 and she works with all our specialists. She looks
forward to keep growing here at our office and continue to share her exceptional skills.

Margarita Sutton

Head Cosmetic Dental Assistant
Born and raised in Colombia, she attended Univ. of Cartagena achieving a BA in Education then moved to US in 1990. In 1994 she became a certified dental assistant, now having experience in all scopes of dentistry for over 20 years. Experienced with children and all areas of prosthodontics, she has been head assistant since December 2012.

Carmen Valdes

Registered Dental Hygienist & Oral Hygiene Educator
Carmen was born and raised in Cucuta, Colombia. She attended St. Thomas University where she earned a degree in Dental Medicine in 1996. She obtained her license as a dental hygienist in 2005. Carmen has been working with Dr. Trujillo since 2013.

Melissa Cuartas

Director of First Impressions/Social Media Developer
After attending Broward College and achieving her Associates in Arts, Melissa is now part of our team serving most of the customer service and acting on all the needs of the patients. She keeps everyone on track connecting them through social media. Her experience, goal-oriented personality and understanding of engagement and metrics lead her to create social media solutions and in office solutions that provide measurable results.  Melissa is now attending FIU for her BA in Biology, in hopes of soon getting into Dental school. She has been working with us since March 2014.

Aylin Gonzalez

Director of Scheduling & Treatment Coordination
Born and raised in Miami, FL Aylin graduated from Hialeah Gardens High and soon after started to work
in the dental field. She then got inspired and decided to study dentistry. She is currently attending
Broward College for her A.A and soon will transfer over to FIU to finish her BA in hopes to starting
Dental school. Aylin started with us in 2017 and she handles most of the calls and sets appointments to
fit our patient’s needs. Aylin oversees your treatment plan, offering information about all your dental
needs. She also helps you with presenting you with different payment options.

Laura Correa

Director of Insurance Relations
Laura Correa was born and raised in Miami, FL. She has been in the Dental field for six years and specializes in insurance credentialing/claims processing. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy. Laura has been a part of our team since 2013.

Hugo Trujillo

Director of Quality Control & Sterilization
Born in Cali, Colombia, Hugo graduated from the Universidad Javeriana in Bogota as a Dentist. His
knowledge in dentistry and dental administration has brought him to our office. He manages all
equipment, supplies and helps with the computer software’s for the practice. He also adheres to the
practice by having all protocols and policies followed from all employees. Hugo has also contributed to
our team being the head surgical assistant.