The Team


Dr. Bas Groen

Dental Front Desk Coordinator
Dental Front Desk Coordinator


Dental Front Desk

Maria is originally from Ohio and has lived in South Florida sine 1980. She has been in the dental profession for 20 years and has been with West Boca Dental Care for 14 years as our scheduling coordinator. Maria enjoys building relationships with patients and getting to know them and their families; as well as welcoming them to our practice. She enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and reading.

Dental Assistants

Robine joined West Boca Dental Care in 2019. She is a certified dental assistant and is thrilled to be able to help people through her job. Robine is courteous and friendly and always has a smile on her face. Her hobbies include spending quality time with her family and friends.

Dental Assistants

Soraya is one of our lead dental assistants. She joined the West Boca Dental Care team in 2013. She holds a (EFDA) dental assistant with expanded functions certification since 2004 from the Concorde Institute. She enjoys her role in helping and interacting with patients. Her interests are health and wellness. When not in the office she enjoys family time, running and attending church services.


Mabel Marie Hernandez is a Certified Registered Dental Hygienist. She was born in Cuba and raised in Miami, Fl. Mabel graduated from Miami Dade College in 2014. "As a dental hygienist my focus is on providing high quality care to my patients and educating them in how to maintain good oral health. I am committed to making hygiene appointments a comfortable and positive experience. I am here to learn your dental history, listen to your concerns and plan for a healthy future. Together, with the dental team, I will formulate a patient centered hygiene care plan that meets all of your dental needs."

In her spare time Mabel enjoys to travel, exercise, finding new food spots and spending time with her son and family.


Paula has been with West Boca Dental Care since 2017. She has been a clinical dental hygienist for over 19 years. She graduated from New York City College of Technology in 2001. Paula holds licensure in both Florida and New York State. Throughout her career she has volunteered at different organizations like Catholic Charities Clinic for Disabled and Developmental individuals, Children Outreach School Programs, Colgate Bright Smile Bright Future Dental Van and Special Olympics. Paula loves her weekends to salsa dance with her husband. They are both proud parents of two girls and a kitty named LuLu. “Dental Hygienist are integral part of the dental team. We provide educational, clinical and therapeutic services with love to all our patients”


Daniela is a Registered Dental Hygienist, she has been part of the West Boca Dental Care team since 2003. She started as a Dental Assistant while attending College until she graduated in 2007 with a A.A.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene. Since then, she has provided outstanding dental care to all of our patients. She is friendly, compassionate and a caring person. Nowadays, Daniela is very involved with a lot of the daily tasks in the office. Daniela and her husband have 3 children. She enjoys family time, photography and outdoor activities.

Advanced dental care in Boca Raton, Florida. We are a team of excellent dentists and specialists; with the most update techniques and skills. Call us today to make your appointment. 561-488-9288

22053 State Road 7

Boca Raton, FL 33428


Fax: 561-482-5005