Meet the Team



Office Manager

"I enjoy building a reputable business with great customer service. I love to see patients happy with their new smile and to have a close bond with our patients and staff"

Dave joined Benkovich Orthodontics in June 2018 as our Office Manager with 12 years of dental experience, not only clinically but also experienced in Human Resources, Billing and Insurance. Specializing in treatment coordianting and patient care. Dave is Expanded Functions and X-ray Certified in Dental Assisting. He graduated a 3 year program at CAT-South in 2008. He also attended Anne Arundel Commuinity College and Palm State College, graduating with his associates degree in business management. Dave enjoys continuing education classes to continue to improve himself and the practice. Outside the office, Dave lives in Shady Side, MD with his fiance and dog -Bentley. He loves traveling and spending time with his family. 



Financial Coordinator

“I like watching a patient’s smile — and their confidence — grow with each visit!”

Jen joined Benkovich Orthodontics in 2017, and brought years of experience in medical billing and office processes. She handles insurance verification and billing, answers patient and parent questions about financials, and oversees account management. Outside the office, Jen enjoys time with her two sons, fundraising for community events, and she’s a licensed massage therapist, too.



Orthodontic Assistant and Practice Marketing

“I like getting to know our patients and their families during treatment. It’s exciting to see each person gain confidence as they get their beautiful new smile!”

Rebekah wears two hats at Benkovich Orthodontics. As an orthodontic assistant, she works in our clinic: providing patient care and assisting Dr. Benkovich with various procedures. She also handles marketing for the practice and loves teaching people how orthodontic treatment changes lives. Rebekah loves to spend her free time with her two boys and likes watching her oldest play sports. She also enjoys being the interior designer for her fiancé’s construction company. Rebekah is a lover of summer, sand, peace, love, and happiness.



Orthodontic Assistant

“I enjoy working with our patients and seeing the beautiful smiles on each person’s face when they get their braces off!”

Carol has worked in the field since 1971 and joined the Benkovich Orthodontics team in 2015. She provides chairside assistance and care, is always attentive to the patient’s comfort, and encourages patients to keep up with their home oral hygiene. When she’s not in the office, Carol loves spending time with her family, especially her four grandchildren.



Orthodontic Assistant/Lab Technician

"I love to see how amazing it is how a smile can change a persons confidence."

Ambar has been in the dental field since 2000. She joined Benkovich Orthodontics in October 2010 as an Orthodontic Assistant and  Lab Technician. Ambar has her Associates Degree in Science, Certification in Dental Assisting and attended the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting. During her spare time she spends time with her four daughters and husband traveling to dance competitions, running meets or just enjoying eachothers company gathered in the kitchen. 


Orthodontic Assistant

"I enjoy growing a bond with each patient that we see. I love experiencing the excitement with our patients when they get their braces off!"

Chelsea began with Benkovich Orthodontics in March 2019. She may be new to the Ortho Feild but has 14 years of Dental Assisting expereince and also has experience in scheduling appointments, treatment coordination and patient consults. Chelsea received her Expanded Functions and X-ray Certification in 2006 at CAT-South and completed the Ortho Assisting class at the MD State Dental Association in February! When not at work Chelsea enjoys spending time with her three children and Fiance.


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