About Us

About Anna Maria Dental

1With an emphasis on accommodating emergency dental situations and creating a friendly environment, Anna Maria Island Dental has been serving the Anna Maria, Florida area since 2011. Our associates strive to listen to their patients concerns and build an atmosphere of comfort and trust, which enables all to have a more pleasant dental experience.

Anna Maria Island Dental recognizes that a visit to the dentist can be a nerve-wracking experience, even for adults, and the key to overcoming a patient’s concerns is in listening and providing the best possible care. Customer service is king, alongside caring for teeth. Our philosophy is that a dentist should never rush through an appointment; each patient deserves individual attention. This extends from our in-office visits to our communication. We know that dental pain can be debilitating, and that living with a dental problem for even a few days is often unmanageable. Because of this, we endeavor to address every concern and take every situation into careful consideration.

Patient education is an important factor in the care of teeth. If there is a more effective way to brush, we will let you know. Before any procedure, we will make sure you understand your treatment options fully. While some dentists might hurry into a procedure, Anna Maria Island Dental takes the time to ensure your needs are being met every step of the way.

With both general dentistry and emergency care, Anna Maria Island Dental provides the best care in the friendliest office in Florida. Our services include general and cosmetic dentistry, partials, and implants. We do cleanings, fillings, sealants, root canals, oral surgery, gum disease treatment, restorative care, veneers, and a range of cosmetic procedures. We accept all the major insurance plans, and can usually accommodate emergency situations. Give us a call to find out more information or to schedule an appointment.

Michael Childers, D.D.S., MAGD


Marni Hansill D.M.D

dr. hansillDr. Marni Hansill is a Florida native, born and raised in Lakeland. She received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale in 2005. Since then Dr. Hansill practiced dentistry in rural Idaho, about 60 miles west of Boise, for 10 years while enjoying the great outdoors!

From 2007 to 2014 Dr. Hansill also had a distinguished career in the National Health Service corps in Arizona where she screened soldiers for deployment.

Recently after taking some time to raise her two boys, she relocated back to Florida and joined Anna Maria Island Dental in January 2017. Dr. Hansill is a general and cosmetic dentist who also enjoys seeing our younger patients.

Office Manager: Lisa Teeling
Assistant: Diana Easton
Dental Hygienist: Christina Manali-Tolomei