Dr. Sondra Avant

Dr. Sondra Avant is an outstanding endodontist who has been Board Certified by the American Board of Endodontists. She graduated from the University of Florida and is a true Gator. She earned her dental degree from UNC Chapel Hill and her Master’s degree from the University of Louisville. She has practiced endodontics for more than 20 years in Volusia county. She has treated more than 35,000 patients with gentle care and expertise in her endodontic career. She has been an Associate Professor of Endodontics and is a published author in the field of Radiology.

Dr. Avant believes in community and participates in several outreach charities such as the Junior League of Daytona Beach, the Westside Wonder Women, and her own community service project, “Dentistry with a heart!” which arranges a day of free dental care for more than 100 low income and indigent people once a year. She is active in her church and sings competitively on an international level. Her children and husband are the loves of her life.


Hello, I am Kristy Barber, Office Manager for Dr. Avant. I joined the dental field as a teenager, and have nearly 30 years of experience. I hold a BS in Healthcare Administration, am an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and received a fellowship from the American Association of Dental Office Managers. I am a lifetime member of AADOM (American Association of Dental Office Managers) and SCN (Speaking & Consulting Network).

In my spare time enjoy spending time with my husband, Stephen, and three children (Michael-24, Stephanie-19 & Elizabeth-15), attending the theater, reading, shopping, travel, decorating, event planning, attending continuing education courses and playing with my Grand Pup, Burberry.