Your Dental Team
Dr. Steve Taborda D.M.D.
Dr. Taborda is originally from Columbia, South America and a 2003 Honors graduate from the Universidad de Antioquia Colombia. After moving with his family to the United States, Taborda successfully completed his post-graduate residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the College of Dentistry at the University of Florida in 2012.
In 2014, Taborda was selected by his peers as the recipient of the annual Doctors’ Choice Award for the Daytona area, and in 2015 received this award for the New Smyrna Beach area. This award is presented to fewer than 100 dentists nationally.
Allison is a native Floridian and resides in Port Orange. She is a certified, registered dental hygienist. She obtained her Degree in Dental Hygiene from Dayton State College in 2015 where she graduated with honors. She was awarded the Professionalism Award and received the Colgate STAR Student Award. She began her career with Taborda Dentistry in New Smyrna Beach, FL in the Fall of 2015. She’s an "outdoors" person enjoying the beach, riding 4 wheelers and her puppy, Toby.
Julia is a native of Pittsburgh, PA where she graduated from Burrell High School. She graduated in 2013 from Dayton State’s Dental Assisting Program as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant. She continued her education at Daytona State graduating in 2015 as a certified, registered dental hygienist. She began her career after graduation with Taborda Dentistry in New Smyrna Beach. Julia also works part-time with Volusia County Beach Safety and Ocean Rescue as a lifeguard.
Carla was born and raised in Orlando, FL. She has an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration and a Technical certificate in medical coding and billing from Valencia College in Orlando. She’s completed one module with the New York Chiropractic College for a certified Chiropractic physician’s assistant. She has 8 years’ experience as a registered Chiropractic assistant. Carla is passionate about health benefits for Chiropractic patients. She loves the beach and nature. She is married to Chris Hand and they have two Schnauzers – Zoee and Braydee.
Becky is a native of Anderson, Indiana where she graduated from Anderson High School. She moved to Florida with her husband in October of 2015. Becky performs medical billing and coding as well as handling receptionist duties. Becky also works with her spouse's landscape curbing business and sells Nerium International products on the side.