Ponce de Leon Family Dentistry
A Great Dentist

"I can’t say enough about Dr. Haeussner as a person and a dentist. He is wonderful. He takes the time to listen to my concerns. He is by far the best dentist I have ever seen. The entire team at Ponce deLeon Family Dentistry is amazing. I’ve recommended this office to family members, friends and coworkers. It is the friendliest, cleanest, and most state of the art dentist office I have ever been to; top of the line all the way. I would never go anywhere else. Thank you! ~Jill"

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Our Team

Dr. T. Daniel Haeussner

At Ponce de Leon Family Dentistry, we work closely together as a team. With years of experience, we have the specialized training necessary to prevent, diagnose, and treat your dental conditions. We stay current on the latest advances in research and treatment so you know you will get the most advanced care available anywhere.

 

Meet Our Team

T. Daniel Haeussner, DMD

 T. Daniel Haeussner, DMD

Dr. Haeussner has lived in Northeast Florida since 1975. Dentistry runs in his family! His father was a dentist, his mother is a dental hygienist, and his brother is also a dentist. 

After graduating from Bishop Kenny High School, Dr. Haeussner received his undergraduate degree from his beloved University of Florida. He is very proud of his Gator education and bleeds orange and blue. He then went on to graduate from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, where he obtained an excellent education and also learned to appreciate the mild Florida “winters".

A perfectionist when it comes to dentistry, Dr. Haeussner has taken countless hours of continuing education and is committed to providing his patients with the latest techniques in dentistry. He is always looking for new ways to make each patient’s experience a better one each time they visit the office.

Dr. Haeussner has been trained in traditional bracket-and-wire braces as well as invisible braces (also known as Invisalign). He has completed other comprehensive training in esthetic smile reconstruction, implants, and CEREC same-day crowns.

Dr. Haeussner and his wife Kara have two beautiful children who mean the world to them. He enjoys fishing, paddle boarding, kayaking, surfing, and anything outdoors.

Seeing new families in the office is one of Dr. Haeussner's favorite things, and he is passionate about growing the practice and providing excellent dental care to every one of his patients. 

Colie - Hygienist

 Colie

Colie, short for Nicole, has over five years of hygiene experience, including pediatric dentistry. A Florida native, she grew up in Barberville and recently moved to Palm Coast to be near the beach.

She and her husband enjoy painting, gardening, and fishing on the weekends.

Lisa - Hygienist

 Lisa

Lisa has been in the dental field for over 22 years.  A native of St. Augustine, she is married and stays busy raising two teens.  In her spare time Lisa enjoys the beach and boating as well as spending time with friends and family.

Kasey - Hygienist

 Kasey - Hygienist

Kasey is a Florida native from Tampa.  She attended the University of Florida for her bachelors degree and is an avid Gators fan.  She love animals almost as much as she loves making people smile.  In her spare time she likes fishing and being outdoors.

Bonnie - Dental Assistant

 Bonnie

Ever since Bonnie was little, she wanted to be in the dental field. As Dr. Haeussner’s assistant, she enjoys seeing patients happy with their smile. Her goal is to make each patient comfortable while they are in our office.

Bonnie is originally from Orange Park, Florida, and moved to St. Augustine in September 2012 after getting married. She and her husband Philip enjoy being outdoors and especially love going to the beach with their family and puppy, Mango.

Amanda - Front Office Coordinator

 Amanda

Amanda, our front office coordinator, has always been interested in dentistry and loves the opportunity to interact with people and provide outstanding service. She is originally from Newport News, Virginia, and has relocated to Palm Coast. She is an avid West Virginia Mountaineer fan and enjoys going to the beach.

Kara - Office Manager

 Kara

Our office manager, Kara, is Dr. Haeussner's wife, making us truly a family dental practice! Kara’s background is in banking and consumer real estate. She enjoys working with people and getting to know each patient on a personal basis. Kara is committed to making the office a great place for patients to visit. She’s a University of Florida alumnus and an avid Gator fan.

She and Dr. Haeussner have two small children. In her spare time, she enjoys chasing the kids around at the beach.