MeetOur Doctors

Dr. Paul Kuhn

Dr. Paul Kuhn

Dr. Kuhn attended the University of Iowa for both his undergraduate degree in Chemistry and his graduate degree in Dentistry. After graduation, he practiced dentistry for 15 years in the chilly Midwest. In 1998, escaping the cold weather with his family, Dr. Kuhn relocated to sunny Southwest Florida where he continues to practice comprehensive dentistry.

Dr. Scott Bakos

Dr. Bakos attended Case University for his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He stayed at Case to complete his dental degree.
Dr Emerson Boogaard

Dr. Emerson Boogaard

Dr. Emerson Boogaard graduated from The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry in 2019, after having served in a 2 year mission with his church after graduating from high school. In his own words, he is a family man first and foremost, and his favorite thing to do is be with his wife and kids. Dr. Boogaard became a dentist because it provides him an opportunity to help people in a meaningful way. He believes the gifts he was given and his desire to serve has lent him success in this field. Dr. Boogaard is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, as well as the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Marc Dadkhah

Dr. Marc Dadkhah graduated from University of California, Irvine, with his undergraduate degrees in Biology and Biochemistry.

MeetOur Hygienists


Jacqueline Thompson

Registered Dental Hygienist
Jacqueline is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 10 years of patient care experience. She has been recognized by her coworkers, supervisors, and patients for delivering quality dental care and maintaining a safe, supportive, and positive environment.

Michelle Gnagey

Registered Dental Hygienist
Michelle was born in Mansfield, Ohio, and moved to Fort Myers in 1980. In May 2016, she received her Associate of Applied Science degree from Florida Southwestern State College,

Mayra Santamaria

Certified Registered Dental Hygienist
Mayra was born in California and moved to Southwest Florida at a young age. In 2019, Mayra graduated from ...

Lizbelle Vasconez

Certified Registered Dental Hygienist
Lizbelle was born in New Jersey but grew up in Southwest Florida. She has always had a passion for helping others.

Deanna Day

Registered Dental Hygienist
Deanna’s passion has always been teeth and she always knew that she wanted to have a career that involved helping others.



Deanna Jones

Office Manager
A Florida native and dentistry trailblazer, Deanna has contributed to the growth and advancement of Horizon One Dental since 2008.