Our Lake Nona Dentists

Meet Dr. Morris

Dr. MorrisDr. Morris and his wife Elizabeth are natives of Central Florida and live in the Orlando area.

Dr. Morris attended Florida State University, received his Dental Degree from the University of Louisville, and his specialty degree in Orthodontics from the University of California, Los Angeles Health Science Center. Dr. Morris is a member of numerous Dental and Orthodontic organizations.

His favorite past times include travel and the study of European history.

Meet Dr. Villalta

Lake Nona pediatric dentist Dr. Patricia VillaltaDr. Villalta was born in Peru. She earned her first dental degree from the Catholic University of Santa Maria in Peru. In 2000 she earned a Master’s Degree in Pediatric Dentistry at the prestigious University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. Later Dr. Villalta moved to United States where she taught, lectured, and did research at Tufts University in Boston MA and Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale FL at the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Biomaterials Research Center.
Her passion for practicing pediatric dentistry led her back to dental school in order to obtain an American Dental degree, graduating in 2009 from Nova Southeastern University (NSU). She immediately began her Residency in Pediatric Dentistry at NSU, graduating in 2011.

Dr. Villalta’s philosophy in practicing pediatric dentistry is to treat patients with the same high standards of care and professionalism that she would expect for her own family. This means taking the time to get to know both patients and their parents, and making sure they understand the importance of proper preventive care and any treatments they may receive. Dr. Villalta’s greatest professional fulfillment is when patient, parent, and practitioner work together to successfully provide the foundation for a lifetime of good oral health. Dr. Villalta is the author of several research articles published in prestigious dental journals. She is also fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, and English.

Dr Villalta is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Florida Dental Association.

In her spare time Dr. Villalta likes to spend time with her family and also enjoys traveling and reading.

Meet Dr. Sangalang

Lake Nona dentist Dr. SangalangDr. Gabriel Sangalang comes from a family of dentists whose characteristics include creativity, precision and attention to detail. His practice philosophy is centered on the patients’ needs and providing the dental expertise and knowledge to address those needs. As a former resident of Metrowest, Dr. Sangalang completed his Bachelors degree at the University of Central Florida and continued his education at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale where he earned his dental degree. Dr. Sangalang then completed his residency at the prestigious Rush Medical Center in downtown Chicago, where his training had a special emphasis in both dental and medical surgery.

Dr. Sangalang has come to treasure the relationships formed with his patients while being a dentist. He feels blessed to have an opportunity of serving those in need and looks to maintain high standards of dental care in the Lake Nona community in the years to come. Dr. Sangalang and the team at All Smiles Big And Small look forward to meeting you!