Dr Cohil’s Team

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Financial and Treatment Coordinator

Kathie has worked as a front desk administrator for Dr. Cohil for over 20 years. She enjoys interacting and getting to know each patient and is here to help with scheduling and any dental insurance questions you may have. Kathie is here to make your dental needs obtainable and affordable through various types of financial arrangements. She grew up in the Midwest states of Illinois and Indiana, and married with two boys. Her hobbies include gardening, crafts, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

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Practice Administrator

Pilar is originally from Cuba, was raised in Chicago, and moved to Florida in 1979. She attended Triton College in Illinois for Management Practice in Dental Healthcare and she is a Registered Dental Assistant. She also earned her Expanded Duties certificate from Orlando Vo-Tech. Like most of her family, she has worked in dentistry most of her life. During her leisure time, she loves spending time with her husband of 50 years along with her two daughters and two grandsons. She also enjoys dining out, sporting events, concerts, and a little salsa dancing!

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Office Coordinator/ Patient Scheduling

Megan was raised in Panama City and relocated to Central Florida in 2019. She has over ten years of dental front desk experience and she enjoys helping patients with their scheduling and treatment planning needs. Megan loves spending her free time with family and friends and visits the local theme parks as much as possible.



Registered Dental Hygienist

Julissa Indira Thompson graduated from the Coastal Bend College in Beeville, Texas with a degree of Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene, in 2007.  She also obtained the degree of Associate of Science Management from Park University, Parkville Missouri in 2002 and a Bachelor of Science from Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas in 2012.

She was born and raised in the Republic of Panama and came to the United States as a military wife, as her husband served in United States Air Force.  Julissa was a Dental Assistant for 6 years before pursuing Dental Hygiene.

Julissa loves to teach, and she believes there is a link between oral and systemic health, so she works hard at trying to help patients improve their oral health.  One of her main goals while at the dental office is to help patients feel calm and have a pleasant experience during therapy, always trying to take the fear out of dental visits.

Among her personal interests are healthy eating, traveling, exercising, learning about indoor plants and cultivating spiritual maturity.

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Registered Dental Hygienist

Winnie is a native Floridian who grew up in Apopka. She received her A.S. in Dental Hygiene from Valencia Community College and has over forty years of experience. Winnie enjoys being able to educate patients and loves it when they realize the importance of oral health. She is married with two daughters and five grandchildren. Winnie enjoys taking RV trips, reading, and spending time with her family, particularly her grandkids.

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Certified Dental Assistant

Tara is a native Floridian who relocated from Palm Beach to Apopka in 1973. She graduated from Orlando Vo-Tech Dental Assisting Program in 1985, receiving her Expanded Duties certificate. Tara enjoys helping give patients beautiful smiles and overcoming their fears of visiting the dentist. Tara married her husband Michael in 1986 and they have two sons, Tucker and Garrett. She enjoys spending time with family, her grandchildren, and friends, going to the beach, biking, and RV trips.

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Certified Dental Assistant

Lindsay is originally from Pennsylvania and relocated to Florida in 2004 and has been a dental assistant since 2018. She believes that a healthy, bright, beautiful smile sparks confidence and loves seeing patients satisfied with the care and results that we provide. Lindsay enjoys providing exceptional patient care, getting to know our patients, and helping them feel calm and comfortable in our office. She loves spending time with her husband and son, reading books, and sunbathing.

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Certified Dental Assistant

Keith graduated from Daytona State College in 2016 with honors and has over 5 years of dental experience. He enjoys educating patients and seeing their dental health improve. Keith enjoys spending time with his family and trying new foods. He takes pride in providing a comfortable dental experience and helping patients achieve optimal dental care.

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