About Us

It is the mission of Dental Associates of Boca Raton to help improve the oral health and dental education of the community. We aim to create a practice dedicated to quality patient care. We are committed to the utmost in care and compassion. We strive to provide access to oral care in a comfortable and comprehensive atmosphere; including being at the forefront of technology and having a skillful staff. Our goal is to maintain a synergistic atmosphere that encourages both patients and staff to be excited about dentistry.


Our office participates in most PPO Dental Insurance Plans including:

Aetna                                    Ameritas
Anthem                                BlueCross
Cigna                                   Connection Dental
Delta Dental                        Florida Blue
Florida Combined Life        Guardian
Humana                               Lincoln Financial
MetLife                                 Principal Financial
Reliance Standard              United Concordia
United Healthcare


For patients without insurance, we offer our own in-house plan which inclues free cleanings, x-rays, office visits and discounts on all other treatment. It is our goal to make oral health affordable to everyone.

Dr. Costabile

Michael P. Costabile DMD is a cosmetic and general dentist from Butler NJ. He graduated with honors from The College of New Jersey and attended post-graduate school at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine.

He has worked in the South Florida region as a general practitioner of dentistry for over 5 years and in 2009 he opened his private practice in Boca Raton, and opened a second office in Wilton Manors in 2015.

Dr. Costabile performs many of the aspects dentistry right in his practice including comprehensive oral cancer screening and oral exams.

To provide patients with a custom built treatment, It is important to him that his patients have a plan specific to their needs, concerns, desires and most importantly ensuring patients get through the process smoothly and comfortably.

No matter how long it has been since your last visit to the dentist, Dr. Costabile will provide you with the appropriate information and ability to get the treatment you need.

Dr. Costabile is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Atlantic Coast District Dental Association and serves as an alternate delegate for the Atlantic Coast District Dental Association.

Dr. Montemale

Kristina Montemale DMD was born and raised in Rochester, NY. She is a graduate of the University at Buffalo with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. She has also earned her Master’s degree from Rutgers University in Biomedical Sciences with a concentration in Oral Biology. Finally sick of countless unbearable winters, she decided it was time to move down to Florida and went on to earn her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at Nova Southeastern University. There, she was the only one to participate in and graduate with  honors in two programs: Endodontics and Oral Surgery. Following her graduation from dental school, Dr. Montemale participated in a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program at Idaho State University and St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho. It was there that she excelled in the fields of dental implantology, oral surgery, phlebotomy, conscious oral and IV sedation, root canals, cosmetic dentistry, and full mouth rehabilitation and reconstruction. 

Dr. Montemale has seen first hand the impact a new smile can have on her patients. She loves helping people feel more confident, positive, and happy about their healthy smiles.

Dr. Montemale has an outgoing personal demeanor that sets her apart and makes her patients feel at ease. Her caring and compassionate personality shines throughout in every aspect of her dental care. Besides her passion for dentistry, Dr. Montemale enjoys spending time with friends and family. Coming from a large Italian family, she is an avid “foodie” and enjoys burning off those calories at the pool. 

Dr. Montemale’s main professional goal is to provide innovative and comprehensive dental care for all her patients so they can maintain a high-level of wellness throughout their daily life. Her selective and extensive training, as well as her aspiration for helping others, creates a unique foundation for providing you and your family exceptional dental care. 

Dr. Hammock

Taylor Hammock DMD is a charismatic southerner born in Georgia and raised in South Carolina. He originally pursued a career in biomedical engineeringgraduating from the Honors College at The College of Charleston with a B.S. in Biology and minors in Health and Biomedical Physics. However, after winning grants for viral genomics, tissue optics, photodynamic medicine, and red light therapy he realized he didn’t enjoy the isolation in research and that the PhD track wasn’t right for him.

Shadowing a local office, Dr. Hammock discovered how dentistry combined his love of science with interpersonal connections and art. He then switched career paths starting with a position as a dental lab technician and surgical assistant before earning his doctorate from the Medical University of South Carolina. There he earned advanced elective training in oncology, occlusion (biting), and digital dentistry.

Years of avid doodling and undergraduate drawing electives has made cosmetics Dr. Hammock’s favorite area followed by surgical procedures. He also loves working with the state-of-the-art technologies like 3D scanners, same day milled-crowns, and needle-free dental lasers as these innovations minimize patient discomfort and global wastes.

Dr. Hammock moved to Wilton Manors to join an accepting, supportive community. He enjoys biking to work and seeing the pride in the area. An animal lover, Dr. Hammock has two male, white dogs: Milo, a Maltese-Pekingese, & Romeo, a Bichon Frise. He is a callisthenic enthusiast who can currently do a one-legged squat and one-armed push-up and will have you doing Pilates by the end of your visit.

Michael - Office Manager

Michael joined the Dental Associates of Boca Raton team in January, 2016. Michael comes to us from the communications and public relations field, making him a great asset to our Wilton Manors office. After more than ten years in media and public relations, he truly understands the individuality and unique needs of each person who walks through our doors. He is happy to assist every patient to help them understand their dental care, insurance benefits, and oral health to make the most of every appointment.

Lori - Office Manager

Lori was born and raised in New York, and traveled the world in the early part of her career. Lori holds a degree in Public Relations and has a strong background in Customer Service. She enjoys working with every patient to make sure they have the best dental experience possible. You can expect a bright smile and a helping hand whenever interacting with Lori in our Boca Raton office.

Archie - Patient Coordinator

Archie joins the practice after spending 12 years in the medical field in West Palm Beach. He is extremely excited to be a part of the team and he hopes to bring his sense of humor as well as his charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent to the Wilton Manors office. He also very much looks forward to getting to know all our patients and assisting them in any way he can so they have the best experience possible!

Tricia - Patient Coordinator

Tricia was born and raised in upstate New York. She is new to Florida and brings over 35 years of dental experience. She is happy to make each patient comfortable from the moment they walk into our office until the minute they leave. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, golfing, travel and exercising.

Reva - Dental Hygienist

Reva is a South Florida native, born and raised. She was first introduced to the dental field in high school and immediately fell in love. Her passion for dentistry encouraged her to pursue a career as a dental assistant and ultimately a registered dental hygienist. Reva graduated from Broward College and couldn't be happier with the career path she has taken. She prides herself on understanding every patient’s own unique needs and concerns.

Jose - Dental Hygienist

Jose has lived in south Florida since 2009. He is originally from San Salvador, El Salvador where he graduated as a dentist in 2002. Prior to moving to the US, Jose traveled the world and is fluent in English and Spanish. He has worked as a dental hygienist for the last 8 years and is certified in local anesthetics. Jose is passionate with providing the best dental care to his patients and strives to make each person feel comfortable and confident. 

Amanda - Dental Hygienist

Amanda was born and raised in Brazil where she graduated as a dentist. She has been living in the US since 2017. She is passionate and dedicated to her profession, and for her, there is nothing more rewarding than seeing an individual feel confident in their own smile. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach and watching movies.

Erika - Dental Assistant

Erika graduated as a dental assistant from South Florida Dental Assisting School and her eagerness and energy is clear from the second you meet her. It has been her passion and dream to work in the medical field ever since she was a little girl. She loves to make her patients smile through love and care at every appointment.

Tundra - Dental Assistant

Tundra was born and raised in South Florida and has been in the dental field for over 14 years. She has a sophisticated, gentle approach to dentistry. Her determination to please each and every patient makes her an asset to our practice. 

Maury - Dental Assistant

Maury joined the Costabile team in December of 2019 with over 10 years of experience as a Dental Assistant. Maury finds satisfaction in helping patients realize their dream of a beautiful, healthy new smile. Her extensive knowledge and calming personality help to comfort patient’s before, during and after their dental procedures. She and her husband have a beautiful daughter who is their greatest blessing. They enjoy family time and outdoor activities.

 

Michi - Dental Assistant

Michi was born and raised in Berlin, Germany and moved to South Florida in 2003. She graduated from dental assisting school in 1993 and in 2009 obtained her EFDA from Nova Southeastern University. Mishi loves helping fearful patients feel at ease and watching their smiles transform. Nothing gives her greater pleasure than seeing how a new smile can give each patient confidence. In her free time you can find her biking, cooking, and gardening. 

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