Dr. Cecilia Sorelle is a caring and diligent dentist serving the community of Seminole, FL. Dr. Sorelle earned her dental degree from New York University and also holds her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University. She has obtained one year of advanced training in oral surgery, endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics, orthodontics and pedodontics. Dr. Sorelle is certified in Basic and Advanced Life Support.
Whilst serving in the Navy and attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander, she received the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal and the Humanitarian Service Medal. She regularly volunteers her time to the underprivileged both domestically and abroad.
Patients see Dr. Sorelle for a variety of reasons, including dental consultations, dental cleaning, gum surgery, teeth whitening, orthodontics, Invisalign, implant restorations, crown and bridgework, and fillings. Patients often comment on her gentle techniques, pleasant chairside manner, and her attention to detail. On more than one occasion patients have felt comfortable enough to doze off in the chair.
Patients trust Dr. Sorelle‘s expertise because she consistently provides high quality care that leads to positive and lasting health outcomes.
As a Florida girl Dr. Sorelle’s hobbies reflect that in her love for scuba diving, playing with her infant son and anything that draws her outside.
Dr. Sausha Toghranegar is originally from Tampa, FL where he attended the Hillsborough High School International Baccalaureate program. After high school, he began his collegiate journey at the University of Florida (Go Gators!). He graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors Degree in Microbiology and minors in Nutritional Sciences and Theater. His passion for dentistry brought him to Nova Southeastern University where he obtained his doctorate. He then continued on at Nova to pursue his Master’s degree and completed his periodontal residency. Dr. Sausha has received multiple honors throughout his educational career, including induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honorary dental society.
After his educational career, Dr. Sausha returned back to his home town to bring back the knowledge and skills he has obtained to provide the best care possible to those in his community. Dr. Sausha remains active in his educational endeavors and remains on top of the progressive trends of periodontal procedures and dental technology. He has lectured locally and nationally on minimally invasive periodontal plastic surgery, accelerated orthodontics, digital dental planning, and the latest dental implant technology. With the use of digital technology and 3D printing, Dr. Sausha has been providing customized dental Implant treatment. This allows him to provide the care each patient personally needs. He has also researched and lectured on a new minimally invasive approach to speeding the movement of teeth and preventing possible gum tissue problems that can sometimes occur after having braces. Research has shown a 2-3 times faster braces treatment time with the use of these techniques.
Dr. Sausha firmly believes in giving back to a community that has given to him. He volunteers throughout the Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg area and abroad providing dental care in such places as Jamaica and Bolivia.
Dr. Sausha Toghranegar is affiliated with the following professional organizations:
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Sausha is an avid independent film-maker. Ever since he was in elementary school, he has been creating movie magic. He also loves following, watching, and playing sports. He passionately follows the Buccaneers, Gators, Lighting, Rays, and as of late the Rowdies. On his free time he enjoys especially enjoys traveling and exploring nature with his family and friends.
Dr. Harkins graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in 1986 and moved to Florida in 1989. After working for a short time with Sun Coast Dental, Dr. Harkins opened his first practice (Harkins Dental of Largo) in 1990. He then opened his second practice (Harkins Dental of East Lake) in 2005. Dr. Harkins joined Dental Arts in 2020 to focus more on the clinical aspects of dentistry (as opposed to management) for which there is an enduring passion. Dr. Harkins has taken extensive additional training and performs a wide array of dental procedures, though he especially loves orthodontics (braces).
Dr. Harkins has resided in Pinellas County for 31 years and enjoys biking, fishing, and pottery. He is devoted to his Church, Country, and family. He has been married to his lovely wife, Nancy, for 32 years and has 3 wonderful children, Shea (26), Patrick (24), and Abigail (22).
Shea served 6 years in the Marine Reserves and has completed the Fire Academy, EMS, and Paramedic training. Patrick is preparing for his 4th deployment in 2020 and has 2 more years as an active Marine. Abigail completed her BA at Assumption College and is preparing to start graduate school in 2021.
Dr. Rebecca Orsini was the child of a moving military family in her youngest years and grew up in Rockford, IL, after her anesthesiologist Dad finished his time in the Air Force. She attended undergraduate at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology. She came back to Illinois for dental school and earned her DMD from Southern Illinois University. She then served in the Air Force as an active duty dentist and was stationed at MacDill AFB in Tampa. After spending some time trapped back in the tundra of Illinois, Dr. Orsini now lives back in her true home in Florida. She loves dentistry, caring for patients, and the complex challenges her field offers. She particularly enjoys restoring neglected mouths to wholeness and seeing the wonderful benefit in patient’s lives. To that end, she is always involved in giving herself away to serve the underserved in some way, whether locally or globally. In her minimal free time, she enjoys running, biking, motorcycling, and paddling of any kind, and is a lover of the ocean and the outdoors. She also has a passion for nutrition and wellness, vegetarian cooking, and exploring wine. Dr. Orsini and her partner Dr. Ham live in Seminole and have many children, grandchildren, and Peacocks.