Front Office

Suzanne – Business Manager

Suzanne was a stay at home mom of 4 children for 20 years until becoming our business manager in 2003. She has a passion in making a beautiful, comfortable and fun environment for our Riverside Dental family and sharing that experience with our patients every day. She has been married to Dr. Spencer for 34 years, and mother of 4 children and 3 amazing grandsons. When not in the office, she enjoys time with family and friends, which almost always involves delicious food and doing anything outside.

Alexis – Removable Assistant

Alexis is our Office Manager. She attended North Florida Institute and graduated with honors in September 2009. She greets each patient with a warm and happy smile and provides a pleasant experience for everyone. Alexis is always expanding her career knowledge to provide better benefits to our patients and staff. Outside of work, she dedicates herself to her three children and supportive husband.

Debbie – Financial Specialist

Debbie is originally from Houston, Texas, and moved to Jacksonville in 1985. She has worked in insurance for a total of 25 years. Debbie joined the Riverside Dental family on November 18, 2013, and loves it. She looks forward to meeting all of our wonderful patients and their families and wants to assist in any way possible. When not at work, Debbie loves spending time with family and friends. Her favorite sports team is the Georgia Bulldogs. GO Dawgs!!

LaurenLauren – Hygiene Coordinator, Dental Assistant

Lauren joined the Riverside family in 2017 as Hygiene Coordinator/DA. Lauren has been a Dental Assistant since 2013 and prior to joining our team worked in a practice at the beach. Lauren’s duties include hygiene coordinator, marketing director, whitening specialist and front desk. Lauren’s love of people makes her valuable asset to Riverside Dental. In her spare time, she loves all things outdoors, and enjoys participating in area runs and travel.

Allie – Consultant, DA

Allie has been with our team since January 2014. She graduated from FSCJ in 2013 as an expanded functions dental assistant. As well as assisting, she is the implant consultant. She has a passion for learning and making her patients feel at ease while in the office. When she is not at work, Allie enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends. GO GATORS!!!!!


Dental Hygienists

Betsey- RDH, Team Leader

Betsey graduated from FCCJ in May of 2006 with a dental hygiene degree. She has been blessed to work for Dr. Spencer since July 2006 and then with Dr. Ferber in January 2007, when the two offices merged. She absolutely loves her profession and the team that she works with every day. Working with the patients is so rewarding, and Betsey loves helping out patients keep their smiles for a lifetime. Our doctors are so incredible! She feels she is learning something new every day. When not at work, Betsey spends time with her wonderful husband and two daughters.

Helen, RDH

Helen graduated from Santa Fe College in 1998 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has had the pleasure of working with Riverside Dental since February of 1999. She loves getting to know her patients and their families and making an impact on their dental health. Seeing her patients smile is a true joy. While not in the office, Helen is busy with her daughter and son. She loves seeing new places and doing anything outdoors.

Shannon, RDH

Shannon graduated from FSCJ in May 2010 with a dental hygiene degree. She began working for Dr. Spencer in December 2010. She has a passion for building long-lasting relationships with her patients and teaching them ways to keep their smiles for a lifetime. In her spare time, she enjoys time with her husband and daughter, working out, and watching football. GO GATORS!!

Sam, RDH

Samantha graduated from FSCJ in May 2010 with a degree in dental hygiene. She began practicing at Riverside Dental in August of 2010. Samantha has a passion for patient education. She enjoys teaching her patients about the steps they can take to keep their smile healthy and beautiful. She loves building relationships with her patients and looks forward to seeing them at each visit. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two
children. She can usually be found at the ballpark or doing something in or around water.


Dental Assistants

Stephanie, DA

Stephanie received her EFDA License in 2010.She never gets bored with all the new skills she learns day to day as the field changes. That’s why she loves to work in all the different specialties Riverside Dental offers. In her free time she enjoys spending time in the outdoors watching her family grow.

Consuelo, Sterilization Tech

Consuelo joined the Riverside Dental family on November 11, 2013, and loves being an integral part of the patient experience each day. She is the ultimate organizer and keeps our sterilization spotless. When not in the office, she enjoys gardening, collecting shark’s teeth, dancing, and is the proud mother of two amazing sons.

Lina, Sterilization Tech

Lina joined Riverside Dental on April 10, 2017. Lina loves being a part of the Riverside Dental family. Everyday she greets patients with a huge smile on her face and loves working and learning from the people around her. When not at work, Lina loves spending time with her grand babies, going to the beach and competing in stand up paddle boarding.