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Dr. Prine is a native of Neenah, WI, and graduated from St. Mary's Central High School. After high school, she enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and served for five & a half years as a Medical Corpsman. She then returned to Wisconsin to attend the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and earned a B.S in Microbiology with a Minor in Chemistry. Following graduation, Dr. Prine attended the University of Florida, College of Dental Medicine. After graduating UF, Dr. Prine went on the complete a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) at the VA medical Center, Dental Clinic in Martinsburg, West Virginia. She then moved to Daphne, AL and worked as a general practitioner at Satsuma Family Dental. After working for ten months, Dr. Prine was accepted to her orthodontic residency at Washington Hospital center in 2008. Here she was a Chief Resident and served on Children's National Medical Center's craniofacial team for two years. She has extensive training in cleft lip and palate, TMD, and surgical orthodontics.
In, 2009 Dr. Prine moved to Panama City & joined Dr. Joe. Keller at Smile Specialists Orthodontics. They continued to practice together until Dr. Keller's retirement in 2013.
Dr. Prine is married to JD Prine who is a pilot for NetJets Aviation, Inc. and the Captain of their charter fishing service, Fish Magnet Charters of Panama City Beach. Dr. Prine is an active member of the Junior League of Panama City and in her free time enjoys rigorous physical fitness training and competitions, fishing on her Charter Boat "Predator", riding her Harley, traveling and watching Florida Gator and Green Bay packers football.
Pam is our Financial Coordinator! She has been working in the Orthodontic field for 20+ years, she worked for Dr. Keller until 2013 & continued on to work with Dr. Prine once she took over the practice. She files each patients insurance to make sure they get the most value from their benefits. Pam has been married to her Husband Al for almost 40 years, they have 2 sons, & 4 granddaughters. On her days off, she enjoys spending time with her family. Whether it's gardening, taking her granddaughters to the beach, or relaxing in the pool you will always find Pam doing anything out door related.
Taylor is our Scheduling Coordinator/New Patient Coordinator. She became a certified Dental Assistant in 2014. She is the first smiling face you'll see when entering the office. Taylor truly enjoys getting to know each & every patient, she is constantly laughing or smiling, & she has the memory of a dolphin. Taylor married her High School sweetheart Heath in 2016 & they have a precious English Springer Spaniel named Lily. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with her friends/family, going out on the boat, riding dirt bikes/four wheelers, binge watching a good Netflix show, or sitting around a fire.
Sandie is our Treatment Coordinator. Sandie sees all of our new patients & the patients who Dr. Prine monitors until they are ready for treatment. She enjoys getting to know each patient & listening to their stories. Once Dr. Prine gives her treatment recommendation, Sandie is there to help answer any of your questions as well as present you with the Fee Estimate for your treatment. She has a wonderful husband Chris, 4 children Morgan, Brandon, Hatch & Jonathan, & 2 adorable grandsons Davis & Caidyn. On the weekends you can find her at the beach, or doing anything water related. She enjoys spending her family, cooking & watching FSU football.
Tonya is our Clinical Coordinator. Tonya has been an Orthodontic Assistant for 23 years. She knows all the ins & outs of orthodontic treatment, & will take the time to answer any of your questions in detail as many times as you need. Tonya is born & raised in the Panama City area. She married her husband James in 2000 & they have two wonderful children Jamison & Brodie. On the weekends Tonya enjoys spending time with her family going out on the boat, watching FSU football, & relaxing on the couch with a good movie.
Jenna is one of Dr. Prine's Clinical Assistants. Jenna started at our office in March of 2017, upon completing the Dental Assisting program at Gulf Coast State College. Jenna has always wanted to specialize in Orthodontics so when she started at our office she jumped right in, eager to learn & picked up how to place brackets, adjust wires, make retainers, & scan patients for braces very quickly. In her spare time she enjoys being with her family, friends, & boyfriend Corey. Whether it's riding four wheelers, getting licked by giraffes, or jumping out of airplanes she is up for anything.
Olivia is one of Dr. Prine's Clinical Assistants. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program in 2017. She then quickly became apart of our work family. She works along side Dr. Prine making sure each patient is taken care of. Whether she's taking a patients photos & X-rays, adjusting their wires, or scanning them for braces or retainers she is doing it with a smile. Olivia is born & raised here in Panama City. When she is not at work she is spends her time hunting, fishing & riding four wheelers.