Dedication, Passion, Commitment ...
“My work in orthodontics is one of the greatest treasures in my life. I feel so fortunate and appreciative to have found my passion through changing the lives of others. Being able to provide life-changing results to my patients, while bringing together the best of education, science, and health, is a wondrous experience, and one that I am so grateful to be part of.
“As a leader in my community, I truly value the relationships I build every day. One of the most rewarding aspects of my work is the connections I develop with my patients through the progress of their care. The day-to-day interactions that I am so fortunate to have with them is dear to me, and it brings me happiness making everyone feel at home and part of the growing family that is BellaSmiles Orthodontics.
“As a mother of two beautiful daughters, I am able to see treatment though the eyes of our patients, as well as their families. I design every orthodontic treatment to satisfy each individual’s needs and expectations. My goal is to ensure that your orthodontic treatment is a truly positive, life-changing experience and one you will always remember. My team and I at BellaSmiles Orthodontics look forward to meeting you and giving you the beautiful smile you have always dreamed of. Ultimately, at BellaSmile Orthodontics, I am committed to changing the world one smile at a time!”
— Dr. Naila Ortega
- Bachelor’s degree in microbiology – University of Central Florida
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Meharry Medical College
- Certificate in orthodontics – Jacksonville University
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Florida Association of Orthodontists
- Southern Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Florida Dental Association
Beyond the Office
When Dr. Ortega is not at the office, she loves spending time with her wonderful husband Edrey and their two beautiful daughters, Isabella and Penelope. They also have a sweet and lovable Goldendoodle, Cookie, who brings a smile to all who meet her! As a family, they enjoy taking part in local community events, traveling, and going to the beach!