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Dr. Stephen J. Pyle DDS the 1st Weston Dental Practice Meet Our Staff

Stephen Pyle DDS

Welcome to the Office of Dr. Stephen J. Pyle, DDS

My goal, and the goal of the staff that I have carefully selected and trained to assist me, is to provide you with a warm and comfortable dental experience, while providing the highest level of professional care to you and your family.

I earned my DDS degree from Creighton University in 1983 and immediately relocated to the community of Bonaventure in western Broward County. As soon as professional office space became available in the new Weston development, I opened my first private dental practice at Country Isles Plaza in 1986. When I was able to bring in an associate dentist, I then had the opportunity to apply what I had learned to design and open my second office in the Lakes Plaza Shopping Center in 1996. Due to our growth, and the desire to be more conventionally located to our patients from Weston, Davie, Sunrise, Plantation, and beyond, we relocated our office to the Commerce Parkway Professional Center in 2013. At our new location we also offer Sleep Apnea Treatment as part of affiliation with Chase Dental SleepCare which was established in New York by Dr Barry Chase. In 2018 I earned the status of a Diplomat of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM). I treat patients suffering from snoring and obstructive sleep apnea using oral appliance therapy which is covered by most insurance plans. As an ABDSM member I have access to latest educational resources on the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea.

Two twin themes have fueled the dental practice’s growth for over 30 years—that of respect and commitment to our patients, and my respect and commitment to the wonderful staff that allows me to provide expert dental care to you the patient. My staff and I respect your valuable time and always strive to see you at your appointed time. We are committed to earning and retaining your confidence in our treatment, whether it’s been 25 years since your last dental visit, or if you just need a simple cleaning. To this end, we are continually evaluating and researching the latest technologies and treatments that will make your visit more pleasant and provide you with superior results. Therefore, I take my responsibility to keep up with the latest dental developments and technologies, and to maintain and improve my professional skills, very seriously. As such, I am a member of the following professional associations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Florida Dental Association
  • Atlantic Coast District Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Pankey Institute Alumni
  • American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine

I have been married to my wife, Ruth, since 1978. Ruth manages the corporate financial aspects of the practice and was instrumental in the design and built-out of our current office. She also has a hobby of raising the beautiful orchids that you will find in the office. We are both active in several ministries at St. Bonaventure Church, as we share the philosophy that we should give back to the community through service.

Ryan Pyle arrived in 1991. He graduated from Rice University (engineering department) with a degree in CAMM (computational and applied mathematics) and is currently working on his PHD in applied mathematics at Notre Dame. He enjoys swimming, hiking, playing the trumpet and all sorts of math and science related activities. We are proud of the fact that he has achieved the Eagle rank in the Boy Scouts, and graduated from Pine Crest School as Salutatorian. Our family is completed Millie, a toy schnauzer.

One of life’s most difficult challenges is to create a balance between work, family and leisure, while having time for self, and community or church service. I feel blessed that I have been able to achieve this because of the help of the warm and wonderful team that works with me. I feel that it is their passion, warmth and dedication to patients that makes our practice unique.

Dr. John P. AylmerHello,

My name is Dr. John Aylmer, and I am truly honored to be a part of Dr. Pyle’s team! It is refreshing to have found such a top notch office and to be mentored by such a great dentist. I look forward to providing you with the excellent dentistry and personalized care that you have grown accustomed to. I am passionate about all things dentistry and strive to help you feel your best. It thrills me to know that dentistry allows me to change someone’s life by giving them the smile they desire.

As a Florida native, outdoor activities have always been a passion of mine. In my free time, I am likely to be found near the water. I obtained my undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Central Florida and obtained my doctorate of dental medicine at Nova Southeastern University where I met my wife, Ashely. Together we have a Goldendoodle named Bentley who consumes much of our attention.

Some say that I am a natural leader but to me I just enjoy helping others succeed. In addition to membership in the following organizations, I currently serve my colleagues as President-elect of the South Broward Dental Association and as Vice-chair of the Counsel on the New Dentist of the Florida Dental Association.

  • American Dental Association
  • Florida Dental Association
  • South Florida District Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • American Academy of Facial Esthetics

Like Dr. Pyle, it is my goal to offer you the best and most up to date dentistry possible. I attend multiple study club meetings every month in addition to completing numerous hours of continuing education.

Ultimately, our goal is to partner with you in improving your oral health. I feel that once we are on the same team we can achieve optimal results. If you ever have questions about anything, please reach out to me. It is my priority to be there for our patients.

I look forward to meeting you soon.

Beth Ludwig Dentist Florida

Hello and welcome,

My name is Beth and I am the office manager and I consider my main role to be your patient care adviser. I can’t wait for you to visit my office as one wall of my office is the living reef aquarium!

I have been with Dr. Pyle since December 1988, having just moved to Weston from Westchester County NY as a newlywed. Now over for over 30 years later I am still passionate about what we do here at Dr Pyle’s dental office in Weston. Over the years Dr Pyle has put together a wonderful team of experienced staff. Their attention to technical detail and quality along with a personal touch makes me thankful to be a part of Dr. Pyle’s dental office. He is always gentle with his patients and takes the time to get to know everyone individually. It is so nice to come to work feeling like you are part of a family.

I am especially thrilled to be able to coordinate the treatment of sleep apnea with oral dental appliances. Adding this treatment option to our practice has been so rewarding to me personally, as I have the responsibility to follow-up with the sleep apnea patients we have treated and hear their testimony of how dramatically their lives have been improved by using the oral appliance and getting the first night of restful sleep in years.

I am here to help facilitate your treatment and comfort at our office in any way I can, whether it be discussing treatment options, insurance questions or billing policies. Also if you just want to talk and look at the beautiful fish and corals, I am here for you.

I have been married to my husband Paul since 1987. He is a golf course superintendent on Fisher Island in Miami and also an avid golfer. We have been blessed with 3 girls Molly, Sophie and Emma, and the youngest is becoming quite the avid golfer as well! We also have 3 dogs and a cat. In my spare time (which I have little of) I enjoy gardening, decorating and cooking.

It is such a pleasure to be part of Dr Pyle’s a warm and caring team. I look forward to speaking and meeting with you soon!

Daisy Cole Dentist Staff Florida


My name is Daisy. I have been a Dental Hygienist with Dr. Stephen J. Pyle DDS since 2001. I graduated from dental school in 1990, and since then I have been working in the dental field. My husband, son, daughter, and I moved to Weston in 2000.

It is my goal to set at a high standard of patient care here at the office. I strive to provide my patients with the best dental visit experience by expressing my passion and dedication in patient care, education, and disease prevention. I strive to integrate all these aspects into an overall positive dental experience. For me it is important to keep setting new goals for myself so that I never stop learning and striving to be better at what I do as part of Dr Pyle’s dental team.

I look forward to meeting and providing you with the best professional dental care.

Rosa Quinones Dentist Staff fl

Hello and Welcome!

My name is Rosa, and I have been a Dental Assistant for over 20 years. I was born and raised in Puerto Rico. I moved to Florida in 2000. I have been with Dr. Pyle since 2007. I assist Dr Pyle chair-side when he does restorative dentistry, crowns and bridgework. I also assist him and our hygienists with all aspects of patient care.

I love seeing the effect our finished results have on a patient’s frame of mind, attitude and self-confidence— when they have come in with a dental problem and leave with a big smile–nothing compares to that! I love my job and enjoy what I do. My favorite thing about working with Dr Pyle is having the ability to learn new ways of helping patients and to grow in my knowledge. It’s great to get to know different people and to help make a difference in their lives.

I love working with Dr Pyle because he is very kind and compassionate to everyone—he is a fantastic dentist to work with!

I am looking forward to meeting you and seeing your smile during your visit with us.

Cassandra Gordon


My name is Cassandra, I may be the first smiling face you see as you come into our beautiful reception area. I am here to help you and your family schedule an appointment and answer any insurance or billing questions you may have.

My husband Paul and I have been married since 2007. Both native Floridians we are thrilled to be raising our son Mason and daughter Makayla in beautiful Weston.

In our free time we enjoy going to the beach, finding the best ice cream places and of course going to Disney!

I am so blessed to work with such an amazing team and doctors who are truly compassionate about the care they give to our patients.

I look forward to meeting you!

Becky Adams


My name is Becky. I am very excited to be a part of Dr. Pyle’s wonderful and compassionate team. I am a native Floridian, born in West Palm Beach. I graduated from Palm Beach State College in 2004 with my degree in Dental Hygiene. My husband and I were married in 2007 and we have two beautiful sons. After living in New Jersey for six years, we have made our home in Weston.

As a caring, gentle and thorough hygienist I am devoted to creating lasting relationships and I love educating our patients to achieve and maintain oral health.

I am looking forward to meeting you.

kelsey Gordon


My name is Kelsey. I am so happy to be a part of Dr. Pyle’s amazing team. Growing up in the dental world (a few family members are dentists) I’ve always had a huge love for dentistry.

I was born and raised in South Florida. I grew up less than a mile from the beach and enjoy anything that has to do with the outdoors and water. I love going out on my boat, diving and fishing. I also like to travel and love learning about new cultures.

I look forward to seeing all of you soon

Ashlynn Chiasson


My Name is Ashlynn. It’s exiting to work with such an amazing team. I hope you find my enthusiasm and compassion helps to make you comfortable.

Originally from Ocala and now living in South Florida I have always loved the outdoors and being on the water. I also enjoy spending time with my chocolate lab Yeti.

I look forward to meeting you all soon.

Lindsay Nottbohm


My name is Lindsay. Having worked in the dental field for over 10 years I have worked with all aspects of dentistry. I truly enjoy family dentistry and helping our patients get the smile they deserve. Nothing makes me happier than to see all your smiling faces.

I was born and raised in South Florida in the Weston area and still do to this day. In my free time you will usually find me somewhere outdoors, whether riding side by side in the Everglades or boating on the Ocean.

I am proud to be a part of such a wonderful dental family and look forward to meeting you all!

Diplomate of American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine

As a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM), Dr. Pyle is part of an elite group of dentists who have met the highest educational and experiential standards, possessing an in-depth level of knowledge in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea using oral appliance therapy.

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