Dr. Morlote was born in Cuba in a small town where everybody knows each other like a big family. She always desired to be a dentist, as if it was in her genes to be one since family members have been part of the medical or dental field. In her junior year of high school, she decided to apply to dental school. Anxious and excited to know if she would be accepted. Her dream became a reality when she received confirmation that had been accepted to dental school. It was one of the most gratifying days of her life. Her years in dental school at UCLV were really valuable. Her time spent were enjoyable for she made good friends and learned all aspects of dentistry. Dr. Morlote graduated dental school in 1992, which at that point she started her career as a dentist in Cuba.
In 1996, her entire family moved to Havana, Cuba to look for better opportunities. While working in Havana, Dr. Morlote realized that she could not reach all her goals and inspirations as a dentist practicing there. In 1999 she moved to Chile. She started a new life in a new country far away from her family. It was a sacrifice she needed to make in order to advance her career as a dentist. In 2000, her daughter X was born. It was the best and happiest day of her life.
Chile was a great place to practice and to grow as individual. But in order to grow and advance her career in dentistry, her family decided to move to the United States in 2001. Dr. Morlote studied hard to pass her dental boards and in 2004, she had accepted to University of Florida School of Dentistry (UF). One of the best dental program in this country. There, she met great people and exceptional professionals who played an important role in her training. Dr. Morlote graduated from UF in May 2006. She was full of knowledge and experience. Her heart full of excitement as her dreams were becoming a reality. A new chapter in her life as a dental professional working in the States.
Dr. Morlote started working as an associate right of out dental school. In 2008, she had the opportunity to acquire two dental offices and did not hesitate. A dream of hers for many years had become a reality. She always wanted to own her office where she could treat her patients and employees as family. She is a very proud of everything she has accomplished. Dr. Morlote as a dedicated and highly trained dental professional for over 25-years. Her satisfaction comes from providing dental excellence while realizing her patient’s dental needs and goals.
Some of her accolades include:
- Member of the American Dental Association
- Invisalign Trained Dentist – 2006
- Advanced training at Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne – 2007
- Advanced training in Implant & Soft tissue Management – 2006
Finally, her family is very important to her. They have always been supportive during her journey. Dr. Morlote is married and has only 1-daughter. She enjoys spending time with family, music, dancing, and traveling.