Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you!

 

Donna

team memberOffice Manager and Financial Administrator

Donna moved to Florida in 2003. She grew up and raised her family in Jamestown, NY. Donna Joined Dr. Varone when the practice opened in 2005 as the office coordinator. She loves spending time with family and friends and going to her grandson's baseball games. Donna resides in Lakewood Ranch with her husband. They have three grown children and two grandchildren.  

Suzanne

team memberNew Patient Coordinator

Suzanne grew up and raised her family in Amherst, OH. She moved to Florida in 2004 and joined the Varone Orthodontics team in 2017. She loves spending time with family and going to the beach. Suzanne resides in Sarasota with her husband, she has four grown children and eight grandchildren. 

Stephanie

team memberPublic Relations/Market Coordinator

Stephanie is originally from Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Stephanie moved to Florida in 2011. She enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking and reading in her spare time. 

To contact Stephanie for all PR, sponsorships and marketing inquiries, you can reach her by email at prc.mvortho@ gmail.com.

Diane

team memberReception

Diane has worked in the field of orthodontics since 2006. Her favorite thing about orthodontics is watching patients go through treatment and seeing the change from start to finish. The best part of her job is helping patients and co-workers whenever possible. Diane is a native of Bowling Green, Ohio and has lived in Bradenton since 1984. When she is not at the office she enjoys spending time with her fiance Tom, daughter Jenna, son Jonathan and her granddaughter Skylynn.

Sally

team memberReception

Originally from the United Kingdom, Sally has worked in orthodontics since 2003 and has her certification in Orthodontic assisting. Sally loves working in orthodontics because it's fun, we work hard, but we are always smiling and laughing. Sally also enjoys spending time with her husband, Ed, her dogs and 2 daughters. Her favorite things to do are traveling, watching Manchester United and reading a good book while relaxing by the pool or at the beach.  

Carrie

team memberClinical Assistant 

Carrie has lived in Sarasota for 26 years. She enjoyed growing up in mid-Michigan but does not miss the cold weather. Carrie started assisting 21 years ago and is married with two children. She spends her free time with family and friends.

Aileen

team memberClinical Assistant

Aileen was born in Anchorage, Alaska but was raised in Port Charlotte, Florida where she currently resides with her husband and three children. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, diving and camping. She received her dental assisting certification in 2005 and her orthodontic certification in 2006. She enjoys the orthodontic field and finds it very rewarding to see the beauty of finished orthodontics and the lasting smiles. 

Tammy

team memberClinical Assistant

Tammy moved to Florida in 2013 from Kansas City, Missouri where she was a certified orthodontic assistant since 2001. She joined Varone Orthodontics in 2014 and enjoys working with such a talented team. She loves creating beautiful smiles for her patients. Tammy is a mother to two beautiful daughters and a grandmother to two wonderful grandchildren. In her spare time she loves enjoying what brought her to Florida - the beaches. Tammy lives in Bradenton and enjoys bike riding, traveling and dancing. 

Jessica

team memberClinical Assistant

Jessica was born and raised in our beautiful Sunshine State. Jessica started working in the orthodontic field in 2016. New to the profession, she loves seeing the excitement on the patient's faces when they see their new smile. Jessica loves going to the beach, going to soccer games and fishing with her family. 

Josie

team memberClinical Assistant

Josie was born and raised in Bradenton, Fl.  After graduating from Manatee High, Josie went on to earn her A.A from State College of Florida. Once she graduated in 2014, she started working in the orthodontic field. Josie also got her E.F.O.A certification in 2016. The highlight of Josie's day is knowing she made a difference in someone's new smile, and forming new relationships with patients. She enjoys spending time with her husband on their jet skis, going to the gym, taking her two dogs on walks, and spending time with family!