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Dr. Francisco Bezerra
Dr. Bezerra, also known as Dr. B, has lived in the Tampa area since 2009. He received his dental degree, Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), from UCLA School of Dentistry in 2005. Dr. B’s love for children took him back to school where he devoted two more years specializing in pediatric dentistry. He attended Nova Southeastern University, receiving his certificate as a Pediatric Dentist in June 2007. Dr. Bezerra is also an accredited member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Bezerra has a heart for giving back and has participated in mission trips to Brazil and Mexico, providing under privileged children with free dental care. He has also served a two-year, full-time voluntary missionary position for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Texas. Dr. Bezerra is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
His love for Florida and its proximity to his homeland, Brazil, led Dr. Bezerra, his wife and children to Florida in 2009 where they have established strong roots. When he is not treating patients in the office, you can find Dr. Bezerra boating, traveling with his family, learning about other cultures and trying to pick up the many different languages he hears.
He has a passion for children and treats his patients as he would if they were one of his own. Dr. Bezerra strives to provide the highest quality pediatric dental care in a friendly and compassionate atmosphere.
Dr. Zara Nensey
Dr. Zara completed her undergraduate and professional degrees at Boston University in their Accelerated Liberal Arts/Dental Program. After seven years in the frigid New England snow, she moved home to Florida to complete her training in Pediatric Dentistry at Nicklaus Children's Hospital (formerly Miami Children's Hospital).
Dr. Zara's pediatric training in Miami included treatment utilizing nitrous, oral conscious sedation and general anesthesia. She served as Chief Resident her second year and graduated in June 2016.
When she's not making children smile, Dr. Zara is baking, traveling, practicing yoga, and watching Disney movies.
Dr. Zara is a member of the American Dental Association and is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Danielle Fernandez
Dr. Fernandez, or Dr. Dani, as her patients call her, was born and raised in Miami, FL and is fluent in both English and Spanish. She attended the University of Florida and received her Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences. Upon completing her undergraduate studies, she attended the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine.
She proudly received her DMD degree with magna cum laude honors in 2014. At this time, Dr. Dani decided to continue her training at BU and pursued a one-year residency in General Dentistry. The program further strengthened her passion for the pediatric population and motivated her to pursue the specialty. Dr. Dani completed her two-year residency program at NYU Langone Medical Centers (formerly known as Lutheran Medical Centers) in Brandon, FL.
Dr. Dani believes that a patient's smile is their biggest asset and she is excited to help keep those Land O' Lakes smiles beautiful, bright and healthy! On her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, family and friends, spinning, running, and reading a good book. She is very excited to join the Dr. Bee Pediatric Dentistry team and looks forward to meeting all of you soon!
Dr. Fernandez is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association and the West Coast District Dental Association.
Dr. Mariann Lofreddi
Dr Mariann Loffredi is a board certified anesthesiologist who obtained her medical degree from Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Medical Center. She completed her anesthesia residency at Northwestern University in Chicago where she received pediatric training at Children’s Memorial Hospital. She was certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in 1997 and has spent over 20 years providing anesthesia for both children and adults in the hospital, ambulatory, and office based settings. Her practice has included being on staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Lakeland Regional Hospital and numerous ambulatory centers in the Tampa Bay area.
In addition to providing pediatric sedation for dentistry, she continues to provide both pediatric and adult anesthesia for out patient surgeries.
Dr. Loffredi is married with four boys ranging from 10 to 19 years old, one of whom has special needs. When she is not busy with work or on the soccer field, she enjoys Bar classes, cooking, alpine skiing and traveling.
Odair De Oliveira
Wesley Chapel Office Manager
Land O Lakes Office Manager
Tiarra Graves, a joyful,devoted and passionate person. Tiarra loves children, animals and finds solace in being outside with nature. She finds pleasure in seeing others succeed in life and loves to help. Tiarra is originally from San Diego, CA but was raised in a military family that spent majority of their time in Europe.
She has 10 years experience in dental assisting, 6 years spent as lead Assistant and has enjoyed every moment!
Seeing the beautiful smiles of all the children over the years has given such fulfillment. In her off time Tiarra enjoys traveling, dancing, and trail walks on sunny days.