Meet The Team

Meet The Team

  • Khyla, Sleep Assistant

    Khyla was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 4 years and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in May 2019. She joined our family shortly after to pursue her interest in sleep medicine. On her free time, she loves to spend time with her friends and family. You can also find her out and about with her 3 dogs and loving cat. Aside from her passion in medicine she also enjoys interior design, home renovations and gardening.

  • Khyla
  • Linda
  • Linda, Dental Billing Specialist

    Linda joins our team from Kentucky. She is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Criminal Justice. However, she decided her true passion was providing dental and administrative assistance. With 18 years of dental and insurance experience, she works with the insurance companies and provides our patients with the insurance information they need to receive the best care possible. Linda loves working with her friends in the dentistry field. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling the world with her husband.

  • Mia, Registered Dental Hygienist - Clinical Team Leader

    Mia is originally from Brooklyn, New York but moved to Florida 22 years ago. She has 16 years of experience as a dental hygienist and holds her dental hygiene license in both New York and Florida. She loves spending time with her family - especially her grandchildren. Her favorite things to do in her free time are running and reading.

  • Mia
  • Nancy
  • Nancy, Clinical Assistant

    Nancy is originally from Elgin, Illinois, but has been in Panama City, Florida since a young child. She joined Emerald Coast Dental Sleep Medicine in 2015. Nancy is a Certified Orthodontic Auxiliary member and a Certified Instructor in TMJ training and assisting. With over 30 years of practice experience and her extensive knowledge, she continues to teach the team. When not at work, you can find her enjoying time with her daughters and grandchildren. Nancy also enjoys her hobbies of sewing and decorating cakes, as well as time on her beautiful boat.

  • Nanisa, Marketing Director

    Nanisa earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in 2007. She spent more than a decade working in nonprofit management, public relations and event production before coming to ECDSPA. When she’s not creating marketing plans or coordinating events for our practice, she enjoys cooking, hosting dinner parties, spin class, traveling, reading and spending time with her Olde English Bulldog, Lilly May. She recently got married and became a stepmom to two beautiful girls.

  • Nanisa
  • Rebecca
  • Rebecca, Chief Operating Officer

    Rebecca, is a Panama City native. She has been a practicing Registered Respiratory Therapist for 13 years; educating patients and working to better the lives of those she encounters. She offers patient care and administrative leadership. When not at work, you can find Rebecca with her husband and teenage son; they enjoy all that Florida offers. They hunt, fish, camp and, of course, soak up the sun on their boat.

  • Robyn, Registered Dental Hygienist

    Robyn was raised in LaGrange, Georgia and spent most of her life there before moving to Statesboro, Georgia where she has lived for the last 10 years. She recently moved to Panama City Beach in November of 2019 with her husband. She has a one daughter, Katherine, who lives in Savannah and one son, Kain, who lives here. Robyn has been a hygienist for 26 years. She still loves her job and plans on practicing for another 26 years.

  • Robyn
  • Theresa
  • Theresa (TJ), Care Plan Coordinator

    TJ moved to Panama City Beach from Tennessee eight years ago. With more than 36 years of experience, dentistry is her passion. When not at work, you can find TJ, along with her husband and two Yorkies, riding in their Jeep. They love to enjoy all the outdoor activities PCB has to offer. She also enjoys spending time with her parents, sons, daughter in law, and two darling granddaughters. She volunteers with The Toys for Kids Foundation and is a member of the Baja Jeep Club.

  • Victoria, Executive Assistant

    Victoria was born in Panama City but spent 6 years making her home in Redding, California quenching her thirst for adventure. Her passion for new experiences led her to the tops of mountains and to the depths of valleys. Her soft spot for the Emerald Coast is what brought her home to our white sandy beaches. Victoria has been a part of the Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine family for the past three years. When time permits, she enjoys practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, running on the beach with her dog, or participating in an eventful Trivia night with her friends.

  • Victoria
  • Sidney Downs
  • Sidney, Dental Assistant

    Sidney is originally from Texas, but she moved to Florida for the beaches. She has been through a Dental Assistant Certification Course in both Texas and Alabama. Sidney started working at ECDSPA in April of 2021 and is so glad to be a part of the team.

  • Heather, Dental Assistant

    Heather has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She is a certified and registered dental assistant and cross trained in sleep medicine. Heather has lived in Panama City Beach for 8 years. She is a mother to two boys and a fur baby. She enjoys the simple things in life including going to our beautiful beaches, spending time with the good friends she has made here, and working to create beautiful smiles at Emerald Coast Dental Spa and Sleep Medicine with an amazing group of women.

  • Heather Aiken
  • Rico
  • Rico, The Therapy Dog

    Rico was born in 2015 and had his Therapy Training by Dogmata, an exclusive members only canine facility.

    He was nominated Canine Good Citizen and received his Therapy Dog Certification from Dogmata in 2016.

New Patient Offer
For Sleep Patients
Attend our Virtual Patient Information Appointment and receive $150 Off your In-Office Consultation or Treatment


Offer Expires 05/17/2022

Office Hours:

  • Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 7:30am - 4:00pm
  • Thursday 7:30am - 4:00pm
  • Friday (every other) 7:30am - 11:00am