Meet Our Providers
Rasmi Akel, DMDGeneral & Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Akel is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University School of Dental Medicine. He has participated in NSU’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry, with an emphasis in Cosmetic Dentistry, Prosthodontics, Endodontics and Periodontics.
As well as the joy of creating “Hollywood” smiles for his patients, Dr. Akel thrives on providing them with confidence and uplifting self-esteem through improved oral care. Each of his patients receives the personalized attention and the best possible treatment available to give his patients healthy and beautiful smiles.
George Gounakis, DMDPeriodontist
Dr. George Gounakis was born and raised in Windsor, Canada, in a very close-knit Greek family. He attended the University of Windsor in Ontario, where he earned his undergraduate degree in biology. He chose a warmer venue for his professional schooling and graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Dentistry in Fort Lauderdale in 2001. He completed his fellowship in periodontology in 2004.
Jessica Titherington, DMDGeneral Dentist
Dr. Jessica Titherington graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a Master’s degree in Biomedical Science before pursuing her dental education at Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine. Her dedication to patients and the pursuit of excellence have characterized her professional career. Outside of the office, she enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her husband and golden retriever, Brady.
Nitish Mathew, DMDGeneral Dentist
Dr. Nitish Mathew was born and raised in South Florida. He attended Florida International University and graduated with his Bachelor’s in Interdisciplinary Studies in 2015. Shortly after, Dr. Mathew attended Lake Erie School of Dental Medicine and received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2020.