A lifelong native of Jacksonville, Dr. Podvia graduated from Episcopal High School and then received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Florida.
Inspired by her father‘s medical background and love of his patients, Dr. Podvia attended the University of Florida College of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 1997. To further prepare herself, Dr. Podvia completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dr. Podvia is an active member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and the Jacksonville Dental Association. To ensure she can continue to provide the most current and excellent care to her patients, Dr. Podvia annually attends numerous continuing education courses.
Dr. Podvia and her husband, Rob, reside in Amelia Island with their two children, Nicholas and Emilee, and their other children, Daisy Dog and Millie Dog. She enjoys outings to the beach, watching her children‘s sporting activities, jogging, and the company of friends and family.