About Your Dentist

Yesenia Drake, DDS

“Superior dentistry is achieved through integrity, commitment, and passion. We make a difference in the lives of our patients by improving their oral health and creating beautiful smiles.”

My Mission

“To listen to my patients and keep their smiles both attractive and healthy. I want them to be confident in knowing that I will provide high quality, comprehensive treatment and professional dental care.”

Formal Education

Berkshire Medical Center, affiliated hospital of TUFTS Dental School – Pittsfield, MA General Practice Residency - Chief of Dental Residents

El Bosque University School of Dentistry – Bogota, Colombia Doctor of Dental Surgery

Continuing Education

  • Contemporary Aesthetic Techniques at New York Dental Society
  • Enhancing aesthetic outcomes through evolution in techniques and design at New York Dental Society
  • Digital Smile Design at New York University
  • Crown Lengthening and Soft Tissue Management at New York Dental Society
  • Implant Direct, Zimmer, Ankylos, Astra Dentisply Sirona and Implant Systems
  • Invisalign Clear Essentials - Gold Plus Provider
  • Endodontics- Hybrid Approach and WaveOneGold Systems
  • Nitrous Oxide and Conscious Sedation Certified
  • Lead Mentor in multiple continuing education courses for peer doctors

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Drake resides in the Bonita Springs area with her husband and daughter. She loves spending time with her family, enjoying the outdoors, sunsets at the beach, and stimulating their daughter’s interest in nature. She is also active in her church.

Sahar Rafiq, DDS

“We give you a reason to smile.”

My Mission

“My highest priority is to provide my patients with the best possible care utilizing the most up to date materials, techniques, and technology. I am dedicated to continual learning so I can expand my knowledge and refine my skills, especially in the field of cosmetic dentistry.”

Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
Indiana University School of Dentistry – Indianapolis, IN

Intermediate of Science (FSc Pre-Medical) 
University of Gujrat - Gujrat, Punjab, Pakistan

Professional Memberships 

Dr. Rafiq is a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, and the Roanoke Dental Society.

Life & Hobbies

At home, Dr. Rafiq loves to spend time with her husband and three kids and try new recipes for them.