Jovanna Lacayo

I became a dentist because I was always interested in the medical field as I grew up, I saw what it meant to work in different medical fields and realized that a lot of these professions didn’t offer the work/life balance that I sought after. I was able to shadow at my own dentists office […]

Jason Juarez

Dr. Juarez moved to the Asheville area from northwest Ohio, where he was the owner of Defiance Center of Dentistry and performed all services associated with general dentistry. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University, receiving his degree in 1997. “There is nothing quite like the feeling of helping people and changing a […]

Naomi Jacobs

I received my DDS degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry in 1995. I worked in private practice for 23 years, including 17 years in my own practice, before joining Smile Programs in 2018. Becoming a dentist was very personal to me as my teeth came in very crowded with many complications, so […]