Dr. Jason J. Swartz

Jason J. Swartz, D.M.D. was born in Kittanning, Pennsylvania on March 9th, 1971. He attended the University of Pittsburgh where he acquired a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology in 1993. He went on to pursue his career in dentistry, graduating from University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1997. While in dental school, Jason met his wife, Rebecca, who is also a practicing dentist.

Upon graduation from dental school, Jason entered private practice in Butler, PA where he practiced for four years. By this time, Jason and Rebecca mutually decided to seek permanent residence in Florida, where they could be near Rebecca's parents. They came to Florida in 2002 and both reestablished their dental practices. They were blessed with a baby boy, Jake, in February of 2003 and a daughter, Grace, in June 2007.

Jason enjoys all aspects of dentistry, from surgery to children's dentistry and root canals to complex cosmetic procedures. Jason immerses himself in the love of his craft. He attended the internationally respected hands-on cosmetic course PAC Live. This was a three-weekend compilation of lecture and hands-on esthetic technique. Dr. Swartz also completed the prestigious and internationally respected Ross Nash Esthetic Epitome & Invisalign, as well as completing hundreds of hours of continuing education in all aspects of advanced dentistry. He completed an extensive 8 month course on the placement of dental implants with The University of Florida's Dental Clinic in Seminole Fl.

Dr. Swartz places serious emphasis and value on having a "patient always coming first no matter what" philosophy. With this philosophy, he creates a genuine devotion toward each patient that comes into his care. His approach makes a visit to the dentist seem much more, a remarkably pleasant experience.

In his free time, Jason enjoys spending time at the beach with his family and being active in a wide variety of sports. Any questions for Dr. Swartz may be directed to 941-924-7571.

Dr. Rebecca Swartz

Dr. Rebecca Swartz is a native of Long Island, NY. She graduated cum laude from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA in 1996. Her degree includes a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Psychology. She then attended the University of Pittsburgh and earned her Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2000. Jason and Rebecca met in dental school and married soon after Rebecca’s graduation in 2000. They worked side by side in a dental practice in Butler, PA before moving to Florida in 2002 where they each established their own dental practices. They also started their family in 2003 with son, Jake and then daughter, Grace in 2007.

Rebecca is a member of the ADA, FDA, and WCDA. She focuses on general dentistry including tooth-colored restorations, crowns, veneers, implant restorations, clear aligner orthodontics and whitening. She also has attended specialized continuing education courses to treat sleep apnea with dental sleep appliances.

Rebecca has worked in a dental practice in Venice for 14 years. She truly enjoys the relationships she has cultivated with her patients while practicing dentistry in Florida. Her main goal is to provide each patient an environment that is calm and relaxing. Her patients are treated like they are part of her family. Although Rebecca has been an associate in
another dental practice, her long-term goal was partnering with her husband, Jason, at Premier Dentistry of Sarasota and
this became a reality in April 2016.

Amanda Hill

Amanda, a native of Orlando, Florida area, received her training to become a dental assistant from MTI and did her internship with Dr. Swartz. She has been our lead assistant for over 10 years until recently when she took on her new role as office manager. She is committed to helping our practice provide the highest quality dental care possible for our patients with her caring and comforting personality. She is one of those "rare people" with the ability to provide knowledge in the business area as well as in the clinical area of the office.

In her spare time, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband Tim and daughter Timia.

Stacey Zawacki

Stacey is a native of Sarasota. She received her training in 1992 at the Academy for Dental Assisting in Largo, Florida. Although she is a certified orthodontic assistant as well, general dentistry is her passion. Making sure patients are comfortable and understanding of any of their treatment needs is Stacey’s number one priority. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and dog, Memphis.

Kimmeuy Horozinski

Kimmeuy grew up in St. Petersburg after immigrating to Florida from Thailand as a refugee with her parents in 1985. Kimmeuy started her dental career by working through school as a dental assistant since 1997. She attended the University of South Florida and received Bachelor degrees in Chemistry and Biology in 2007. She then completed her Associates degree in Dental Hygiene from St. Petersburg College in 2010. Afterwards, Kimmeuy and her husband, Nick, moved to Palmetto in 2011 to follow her dental hygiene career. Kimmeuy is passionate about forming a partnership with each patient to improve his/her oral health through education while providing a personalized, gentle and positive dental experience.

Kimmeuy and Nick have two daughters, Alexa and Riley. She has a sister who is a dentist. In her spare time, she enjoys spending it with her family doing various outdoor activities. She also volunteers at Gulf Coast Dental Outreach and other dental programs. She hopes to do some extensive traveling in the future.

Nicolette Rutter

Nicolette is originally from Philadelphia, PA. She moved to Sarasota in July 2015, after she fell in love with the area while on vacation. She went to Harris School of Business to study dental assisting. She enjoys going to the beach, spending time with her boyfriend, Jay and their dog, Rage.  Nicolette will be the first smile that you see when walking into our office and will quickly make you feel right at home with her warm personality.

Lisa Maurer

Lisa was born in Illinois and raised in Florida. She has been working in dentistry for 20 years. She has experience with general, cosmetic, and implant dentistry. Her personable and quirky personality makes both high fear and new patients feel right at home. She is very dedicated and knowledgeable when it comes to her profession. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys a fitness lifestyle and spending time with her family.

Audrey Larowe

After serving 5 years in the US Army, Audrey returned home to Florida. She pursued her education in dental hygiene at SCF, graduating in 2005. Audrey has practiced full time for 12 years, enjoying and growing in the field. She looks forward to assisting our patients with their dental needs to ensure happy, healthy smiles and to make each visit a pleasant one.

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