The Oaks
4350 Sheridan Street Ste. 201 D
Hollywood, FL 33021


The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dr. Lee S. Hauer

Periodontist in Hollywood, FL

Periodontics & Implant Dentistry

(Curriculum Vitae)



Professional Experience:

  • Private practice in Hollywood since 1986.
    Limited to periodontics and implant surgery



  • Past president of the Florida Association of Periodontists, South Broward Dental Society
  • Former Assistant Clinical Professor Nova S.E. University
  • Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontology at the University of Florida College of Dentistry

Sylvia Shectman - Office Manager

Hello my name is Sylvia. I have been working in the dental field for over 20 years. As office manager I make it my personal goal, working together with our highly qualified team, to make our patients feel welcome and build trusting relationships. Our goal is communication and coordination between your dentist and our office to help ensure treatments run as smoothly as possible, easing the stress most patients encounter when going to the dentist. Our professional team, working side by side with Dr. Hauer, is committed in achieving the ultimate experience for our patients. On a personal note, I was born in Brooklyn New York; I received my bachelor’s degree in business from Hofstra University. I speak fluent Spanish and enjoy traveling but my most rewarding gift is being the proud mother of twin girls. We look forward to providing you with your ultimate smile.

Deverly Friend - Insurance/Treatment Coordinator

I am the treatment and insurance coordinator at Dr Hauer's office and have been part of the team for almost a year. I have been in the dental field for 8 years. I was born in the Philippines and raised in Tennessee. I love to travel and have a passion for fitness; I'm also a mom to two amazing young boys. As a treatment and insurance coordinator my goal is to provide the best service to all of our patients with accuracy and efficiency.

Ellie Gonzalez - Surgical Coordinator

I am the Surgical Coordinator at Dr. Hauer’s office. I've been with the team since 2013 we all feel like family here and we strive to give all of our patients’ five-star service. I studied at Broward College where I received my A.S. I was born in Cuba and raised in Florida since the age of 1. I am a proud mom of a beautiful little girl. As a surgical Coordinator my goal is to ensure each patient receives the understanding and knowledge of the importance in following through with their dental treatment and guiding them every step of the way.

Jodi Mraz - Surgical Assistant

I have been a surgical assistant for over 25 years. I have been with Dr. Hauer for over 3 years. My philosophy is excellent patient care and gaining their trust and confidence. I approach my job with passion and dignity. I am originally from New Jersey and have two beautiful grown children.







Angela De La Rosa - Surgical Lead Assistant

Hello my name is Angie and I am originally from New York. I relocated to Florida where I received my Dental Assistant certification from Concorde Career Institute. I have 10 years of dental assistant experience. My goal is to bring a gentle and caring touch to my patients, making them comfortable and relaxed while providing the optimum level of care. It’s so exciting to be in a profession that helps to improve the lives of people every day! I enjoy the outdoor activities, such as barbequing with my family and friends.

Lauren Williams – Dental Hygienist 

Hi, my name is Lauren.  I have been a registered dental hygienist for over ten years now.  I have been working with Dr. Hauer in periodontics for seven years.  I was born and raised in south Florida and my pride and joys in life are my two young children.  I ultimately enjoy helping patients obtain their best and most confident smile possible!  I look forward to seeing you in the office.