Meet Our Staff



MARIA ELENA — Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Certified

Maria Elena has been in the medical field for over 32 years. She just completed her ninth year in the orthodontic field. She enjoys assisting and being in charge of our retainer appliances in order to help our patients maintain their beautiful smiles.

The most important position she has ever held is being a mom and friend to her teenage daughter. Both love long walks on the beach.

Maria Elena


LILY — Financial Coordinator

Lily has worked with Dr. Hoyos since 2010 but has had the opportunity to work in medical finance billing for over 10 years. She loves interacting with all our patients and helping them begin their journey to a beautiful new smile.

She is a stylish and up to date mom of two teenage boys who keep her busy with their sports, friends, and activities.



JOSE — Appointment Coordinator; CPR Certified

Jose is the most recent addition to our team. He is a kind-hearted, determined, and resourceful gentleman who helps schedule future appointments for our patients.

He loves listening to music, going to the beach, and watching the sunrise. For 16 years before joining our team, he was involved in managing and customer relations at several South Florida stores.



ARLENY — Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Certified

Arleny joined our office in 2010. She has been in the dental field for over 15 years. Two young active boys keep Arleny very busy at home. She is amazed at the change orthodontics brings to a patient’s life!

She enjoys being outdoors with her family. She loves to see beautiful smiles and the confidence that comes with them.