Dental Staff

Dentist in Altamonte Springs, FL

All our professionals at Dirk G. Prusia, DDS maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dirk Prusia, DDS


Dr. Prusia was born and raised in Orlando, Florida.  He graduated from Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tennessee  (1981).  From there, he attended Emory University School of Denistry in Atlanta, Georgia where he graduated in 1985. Dr. Prusia has practiced in Altamonte Springs since 1985.  He is an active member of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association and strives to stay up to date with the latest in techniques in the dental profession. As a general dentist, Dr. Prusia enjoys all areas of dentistry from preventive treatment and simple restorations to crowns and bridge work. Dr Prusia has been recognized by Orlando Magazine as a “Top Dentist” for the past 4 consecutive years.  Spending time with his wife and twin sons is Dr. Prusia’s favorite pastime but he also enjoys golf, motocross and spending time at the beach.

 

Leticia – Dental Hygienist


Leticia joined Dr. Prusia’s practice in 1996.  She is a native of Orlando and earned her Dental Hygiene degree from Valencia College. Leticia has been practicing for 32 years.  Leticia is committed to providing superior, gentle care to her patients.

Outside of the office, Leticia enjoys music, travel and spending time with her daughters.

 

 


Denise – Dental Hygienist


Denise began her Dental Hygiene career in 1989 with Dr. Prusia after graduating from Sante Fe College in Gainesville, Florida.  Denise loves what she does for a living especially educating patients on achieving optimal oral and overall health.

She is an active member of the East Coast Dental Hygiene Study Club and is a member of the Greater Orlando Dental Society.  Denise enjoys spending time with family and travel.

 

 

Claudia- Front Desk Coordinator


Claudia has been happily serving Dr. Prusia’s patients for 17 years.  She has a total of 25 years of dental experience. Claudia enjoys meeting new patients and answering all their questions. Claudia specializes in insurance claims and computer technology.  She also has the ability to work the clinical side of dentistry. In her free time, she enjoys cycling with her husband.


 

 

Karen – Office Manager    

 
Karen has been with Dr. Prusia since he started practicing in 1985. You can hear her smile as she answers the phone. Her positive attitude is contagious, so it is no wonder that her favorite part of the job is caring for the needs of the patient. Karen goes the extra mile in helping patients with scheduling and financing needs. In her spare time, Karen enjoys reading, working out and spending time with family.

 


 

Yolanda – Dental Assistant


Yolanda has been with Dr. Prusia’s practice since 2000. She is experienced in expanded duties of all dentistry including surgical, orthodontics, pedodontics and restorative. Yolanda enjoys the special bond that Dr. Prusia’s staff enjoys with each other and especially with their patients.  In her free time, Yolanda is active in her church and with sports. She enjoys playing the flute, dancing and spending time with her family.