About Your Dentist

Issa Issa, DMD

“I particularly enjoy working in pediatric dentistry. Every day, I help children learn the importance of oral hygiene and preventative care so that they can continue developing the right dental habits into adulthood and enjoy long-lasting, healthy smiles.”

My Mission

“My community deserves the most comfortable, proficient dental care possible, and I aim to provide this to each and every patient. Overall, I just want everyone to come in happy and leave even happier. I find it incredibly satisfying to see my patients smile with newfound pride and confidence.” 

Education

Doctor of Dental Medicine
Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine – Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Bachelor of Science
University of Florida – Gainesville, FL

Life & Hobbies

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Issa is involved with the Chamber of Commerce and volunteers for the Give Kids a Smile program. 
 

Anjali K. Rajani, DDS

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” - Gandhi

My Mission

“My mission in dentistry is to provide a positive dental experience for our patients. I hope to increase awareness about oral health so our patients can maintain healthy teeth and gums and prevent dental disease. My goal is for our patients to be happy and confident about their smiles and to have lifelong healthy teeth!”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Missouri-Kansas City – Kansas City, Missouri

Master’s in Public Health
Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, Maryland

Bachelor of Arts in Biology
University of Missouri-Kansas City – Kansas City, Missouri

Dr. Rajani completed a Pediatric Dental Residency at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, California and an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Professional Memberships

Dr. Rajani is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

Away from the office, you can find Dr. Rajani reading, practicing Pilates, running, or spending time with friends and family!

Rita Raffoul, DMD

“Use your smile to change the world; don’t let the world change your smile."

My Mission

“To provide high-quality dental care while minimizing patient fears associated with seeing the dentist. I strive to make a trip to my office an enjoyable experience for everyone. I pride myself on building strong relationships with my patients, and I believe it is important to emphasize prevention and education in maintaining good oral health.”

Education

Doctorate of Dental Medicine
Midwestern University School of Dentistry – Downers Grove, IL

Master of Science in Medical Sciences 
University of South Florida – Tampa, FL

Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science
University of South Florida – Tampa, FL

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Raffoul loves the outdoors. She enjoys rollerblading, biking, or just training for a run. When the weather doesn't permit having fun outside, you can find her on the couch reading a book. She particularly loves spending time with her family and eating good food!