Our Team

Practice Success Specialists identify areas of immediate savings for our clients while providing expert guidance to help reach long-term goals.


As a Unified Smiles client, you are matched with a dedicated Practice Success Specialist who will learn about your practice, help methodically set and meet your goals, assist you in accessing our savings network, and provide ongoing support and advice. Our Specialists have extensive experience in the dental industry and are equipped to help you manage your practice remotely.

Whether your vision includes developing a custom formulary, helping your team with inventory management, or creating an in-house dental plan, running your practice just got easier. As a Unified Smiles client, your Practice Success Specialist is always just a call or email away from providing you with Savings, Solutions, and Support.

Check out this Case Study to learn about some of the items our Practice Success Specialists can assist you with.


Meet the Team


Marisa Maley
Ever since she was a child, Marisa knew she wanted to have a career in the dental field. She now holds over 8 years of experience in all areas of a dental office, including Front Office Coordinating, Insurance Coordinating, Accounts Management, Treatment Planning, and Chairside Assistance. She has a Dental Assistant certificate and is certified in Radiography by the MDA.

Marisa enjoys working for Unified Smiles because she finds it exciting to help entrepreneurial dentists stay independent by acting as an extension to their practice. She strives to help them save time and money, so they are able to focus solely on patient care!


Amy Weinmann
Amy’s passion for dentistry started in childhood and led her to Washtenaw Community College to earn a certificate in dental assisting. She became an RDA after graduating and started in a private practice before joining the Unified Smiles team!

Amy likes helping dentists, practice owners, and their staff continue to grow their practices. By working with Unified Smiles, Amy’s clients have more time to focus on their patients and a second set of eyes to identify best practices.


Christina Tayal
Chris has over 9 years of experience in the dental industry and she loves seeing how people’s lives change because of their experience at the dentist.  She started her dental career as a Hygiene Recall Coordinator before moving on to various roles including Endodontic Coordinator, Periodontal Coordinator, Oral Surgery Coordinator and finally Practice Administrator.

Chris joined Unified Smiles so she could pursue her passion of helping clients to achieve their goals, grow their business, and expand their businesses to help more people.


Giselle Cruz
Giselle found her passion for dentistry in 2006 after volunteering at local dental offices and the VA hospital in Detroit, MI. In 2012, she earned her RDA license and CDA certification.

Before working with Unified Smiles, Giselle was an Office Manager, Registered Dental Assistant, Orthodontics Assistant, and Lab Technician. She loves problem solving and helping others achieve their goals – bringing them happiness and peace of mind.


Samantha Langer
Sam has always loved going to the dentist, which led her to a career in the dental field with the goal of giving others that same experience. She has been working in dentistry since 2018 after she graduated from Oakland University with a degree in Biology.

Here at Unified Smiles, Sam loves getting to play a part in helping independent dentists stay independent while continuing to thrive in their practices.