Get To Know Our Team

Keys Smiles & Dr. Chris Forsee are passionate about helping people take care of their overall dental health.

Meet the people that make your experience the best!

Dr. Chris Forsee and His Team Believe in Creating Great Dental Experiences.

We strive to establish lasting partnerships with our clients, working together to create a lifetime of oral health. This kind of relationship is based on mutual understanding, effective communication, and trust. 

Dr. Christopher Forsee

Dr. Christopher Forsee, DMD is seamlessly taking the reins from the iconic “Barefoot Dentist,” Dr. Troxel, where the laid-back vibe extends even to the choice of footwear.
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Dawn Fernandez, CDA

Lead Assistant

Meet Dawn, the heart of Keys Smiles! With 39.5 years of expertise, she ensures every patient feels supported. Beyond dentistry, Dawn loves the outdoors and cherishes family time. Celebrate Dawn – the cornerstone of care at Keys Smiles!

Misty Forsee

Office Manager

Former elementary school teacher Misty Forsee transitioned her passion for education into a dynamic career in dental care. Since 2008, she excels in operational efficiency and patient-centric management as Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator, guiding each patient’s journey with precision and compassion.

Yari Alpizar, RDH, BS

Dental Hygienist

Meet Yari, the guiding light of dental wellness! With 11 years of dedication, including graduating with a bachelor’s from FSU and completing dental hygiene school at Miami Dade, she is commited to fostering healthier smiles. As a liaison for dental health, she empowers patients with knowledge and tools for informed decisions. Outside of her profession, Yari finds joy in travel, outdoor escapades, and embracing life’s adventures.

Presley McDonald

Dental Assistant

Meet Presley, the nurturing soul behind Keys Smiles! Training here at Keys Smiles, Presley aspires to further her journey in dental hygiene through college. Inspired by her cousin’s path in dentistry, she thrives on uplifting others. Presley works alongside Dr. Forsee, ensuring each patient’s comfort and happiness. Out of the office, she loves to be in the water, fishing, painting, cooking, and gardening.

Teri Neary

Patient Coordinator

Teri is one of the first voices when a patient calls as well as the first team member you will meet when walking in the door. She is highly skilled at helping patients navigate through the logistics of complex dental care.

Tianna Marie, RDH

Dental Hygienist

Meet Tianna, the radiant force behind dental well-being! Graduating from Tallahassee Community College Dental Hygiene Program in 2023, Tianna brings three years of passion to her role as a dental hygienist. She aims to help patients maintain optimal oral health with care and expertise. Beyond the dental chair, Tianna enjoys spending time with her dogs and being on the water.

A Reason to Smile

At Keys Smiles, your oral health and satisfaction are our top priorities. If you have any questions or concerns before your appointment, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve the healthy, beautiful smile you deserve!