Jason J. Augustine, D.D.S., M.S., P.C.
Dr. Jason J. Augustine has been practicing periodontics and implant dentistry in Phoenix since 2000. He earned his doctorate in dentistry and masters in periodontal surgery from The Ohio State University. Dr. Augustine performs a wide range of non-surgical, laser assisted and surgical treatments for the management of gum disease. He also has extensive training in cosmetic gum procedures and surgical implant dentistry. As a leader in these areas, he lectures regularly on these topics and holds a position on several scientific advisory boards. Dr. Augustine maintains an active membership in numerous dental organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology. He also held a position as an associate professor at Midwestern College of Dental Medicine from 2007-2011. In his state of the art periodontal office, Dr. Augustine practices the most current advances in his field.
Nichole is the insurance coordinator for the office. She is responsible for working with the patients and insurance companies to ensure that all appropriate insurance payments are made.
Sonia is a bilingual team member. Sonia is a certified dental assistant who joined the practice in 2006. She enjoys the unique challenges that come with working in a specialty dental office.
Shea handles accounts payable for the office and is also the marketing director. As a team member since 2000, Shea enjoys being a part of such a busy and innovative office.
Ricardo is a certified dental assistant and has been a team member 2004. Ricardo is bilingual and is responsible for patient education within the office. His goal is to ensure that patients understand their treatment options and that their clinical questions are answered. Ricardo is also the back office coordinator.
Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator
Mindy has been with Dr. Augustine since 2000 and has worked in Periodontics for over 20 years. Mindy is the office manager and treatment coordinator. Her personal goal within the office is to ensure that every patient’s experience here is as comfortable as possible.
Brittany is a full time hygienist that has worked for Dr. Augustine since 2013. She loves getting to know her patients and making them feel comfortable during their appointment. She enjoys building lasting relationships with her patients and making them feel like family. She is always eager to learn and keep up to date with the latest techniques by attending continuing education classes yearly.
Britney joined Dr. Augustine's office in 2009. As the receptionist, she is the first person you will come into contact with at the office or over the phone. She works hard to make sure everyone feels welcome and comfortable. She schedules and confirms patient appointments and keeps the office running smoothly.
Melissa has been a hygienist since 2010. She graduated from Phoenix College. Prior to this, Melissa was a dental assistant in the Air Force from 1995 to 2001. This sparked her interest in dentistry. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her three teenager children and going to the gym.
Mariela loves helping people and the learning opportunities each day brings.