Luciana Molinari, DDS
Dr. Molinari was born in Argentina and raised in Venezuela. She earned her first dental degree at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1995. She opened her private practice in Caracas, Venezuela, and went back to school for a Master in Aesthetic and Implant Dentistry. In 2000 she became a part time faculty member as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the department of Restorative and Prosthodontics where she directed and lectured in courses for undergraduate students on the clinical and preclinical floor. She also managed several research projects.
In 2008 she moved to Key Biscayne, Florida, and after successfully completing all National Board Examinations and attending a two-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at the University of Florida, she obtained her Florida dental license.
With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Molinari is a dedicated, detail-oriented and patient-focused professional with strong clinical knowledge. She provides state-of-the-art dental care with confidence and excellence.
She is also a mother of two and a former field hockey player who enjoys sports activities like running, biking, tennis and Pilates.
Dr. Jenny Rodriguez Chevrel graduated from Universidad Central de Venezuela with her dental degree in 1994. She then went on to obtain a master’s degree in aesthetic restorative dentistry at Universidad Santa Maria in Caracas. She started two practices in 2000 with very innovative environments that set the path for others to follow in her native Venezuela. After over 25 years of experience, Dr. Rodriguez Chevrel came to the United States and obtained her two-year residency certificate of Advanced Education in General Dentistry from the University of Florida in 2019, pursuing her passion for her profession.
Dr. Rodriguez Chevrel is fluent in English, Spanish and has a good knowledge of French. A mother of three children, she loves to spend time with her family traveling and discovering new places and cultures.
Dr. Felix was born in Lima-Peru and was raised in Miami, FL. She worked as a dental assistant while completing her Undergraduate degree from Florida International University. Her work experience carved her pathway to obtain her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine in 2003. To refine her clinical skills Dr. Felix completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Nova Southeastern Dental School.
Dr. Felix strongly believes that patient needs always come first by using phased treatment plans to achieve dental health. She provides proficient and compassionate dental care.
When away from the office Dr. Felix spends time with her family, attending soccer games and other outdoor activities. Her favorite pastimes include listening to retro music, sewing, shopping and attending music concerts.
Dr. Rosario Ferrante
Dr. Rosario Ferrante obtained her dental degree from Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1994. She managed her own private practice for over 15 years, and altogether has over 29 years of experience in the field of general dentistry. Dr. Ferrante revalidated her dental license in the United States after completing her Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in the Florida Institute for Advanced Dental Education in 2020. Dr. Ferrante is passionate about her career, and is dedicated to continuing her education and enhancing her skills; currently holding certifications in cosmetic dentistry, and maxillofacial orthopedics, and continuing to pursue additional training and experience in the implantology field.
Dr. Ferrante speaks English, Spanish, and Italian. She is a dedicated mother and wife, and she enjoys cooking in her free time.
Our team members can’t wait to meet you! You will find that they are a talented group of dental professionals who have years of experience and who look forward to helping you understand your oral health and your treatment options.
Rosa Cicenia – Office Manager
As a teenager, Rosa admired her uncle who was a dentist. Following him for a year, she fell in love with dentistry. Rosa graduated as a dentist from Universidad Central de Venezuela and later she shared a practice with her uncle. She was a teacher in the Universidad Santa Maria. Later she moved to Madrid where she assisted a local dentist before finally moved to Miami with her family, where she got her license as a dental hygienist. Her social skills have motivated her to pursue the challenge of managing the office of Smile at Coconut Grove now. Our staff and patients know they can rely on her.
Away from the office, Rosa puts her talent for manual tasks at work, by creating pottery.
Yadira Aguilera – Insurance Coordinator
For over 8 years, Yadira has been an insurance coordinator. Her great work ethic and her outstanding skill in manage people are her best qualities. That is why all of our patients love her! She started in the health field as a dental assistant in Tampa. She moved to Miami and immediately fell in love with the city. She enjoys doing yoga and taking care of her three kids when she is not taking care of our patients.
Michelle Bogs – Dental Hygienist
Michelle has worked with Dr. Molinari for the past four years. She has been a dental hygienist since 2003. Michelle graduated from Miami Dade College with an associate in science. She has tremendous experience and compassion. Our patients love her! They always refer to her treatment as an amazing experience and always come back asking just for her. She also loves to travel!
Karla Gomez – Dental Hygienist
Karla received her Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene from Miami Dade College and has been with Smile at Coconut Grove ever since. Her love and dedication to her patients can be found in her gentle touch and ready smile. She is always ready with tips to keep her patients’ teeth shiny and new. When she is not working out, Karla can be found with her two kids.
Angie Duque – Dental Assistant
Angie has been with us since 2009. Prior to joining our team. she worked in the general practice residency program at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago. Angie really loves her job and it shows! The doctors, her teammates and the patients all adore her! She spends her time in the office taking care of our patients and making sure that they feel like they are a part of the family. Away from the office, she spends time with her two kids. She also loves to jog and is into living a healthy lifestyle.