About Your Dentist – University Family Dentistry

About Your Dentist

Lauren Dickens, DMD

"Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm." Ralph Waldo Emerson

My Mission

"The most rewarding part of my job is alleviating my patients' pain. I pride myself in being gentle, friendly and thorough with every patient that sits in my chair."

Education

  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Science in Microbiology Gainesville, FL
  • University of Florida College of Dentistry Gainesville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Dickens is certified in nitrous oxide, as well as dermal fillers and botox. She is an active member of the Florida Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Dickens grew up in Destin, FL, but currently resides in Gainesville with her husband and dog. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys ballet, Ultimate Frisbee and cooking.

Sabrina Diaz, DMD

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all which have the potential to turn a life around. Leo Buscaglia

My Mission

As a dental health professional, I am focused on providing my patients with the best dental care and building long-term relationships with them by always being honest and compassionate. I love that my career gives me the opportunity to improve a patients quality of life.

Education

University of Central Florida Orlando, FL

University of Florida Gainesville, FL

University of Florida College of Dentistry Gainesville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Diaz is certified in nitrous oxide sedation and continually seeks out a variety of advanced training opportunities. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Florida Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

When shes not in the office, Dr. Diaz enjoys traveling with her husband, exercising, watching movies and playing board games with her family and friends.