Our staff is caring, friendly, efficient and professional. We enjoy providing excellent customer service and strive to make our patients as comfortable as possible at each visit. We make it a point to ensure that our patients become well educated about their needs, so that they can make good informed choices towards their dental health. Meet our staff:

Christina, Office Manager

Christina is a California native, who has lived in Poway since 1982. She has worked in dentistry for 15 years, and particularly enjoys interacting with patients and working with the staff. In her spare time, Christina loves spending time with her children and granddaughters. She also enjoys watching football, especially the Chargers. Christina is part of the Spanish worship team at her church that helps others in their times of need.

Jeannie, Scheduling Coordinator

Jeannie, a San Diego native, believes that excellent service starts with a smile! She spent years working in medical but decided to switch over to dental because she is passionate about the importance of preventative and proactive dental care. She loves to make patients feel welcome and cared for. In her spare time, Jeannie sings at church with her husband, plays badminton, likes to photograph nature/birds, and enjoys spending time with her daughter and son.

Richell, RDH

Richell was born and raised in San Diego. She has a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of California, Irvine, where she focused on studio and digital arts. Richell studied oral hygiene at the San Joaquin Valley College, receiving an Associates of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. In recognition of her excellence, she received the Colgate Oral Health Advisor S.T.A.R. award – an award for total achievement. During her free time, Richell likes to do arts and crafts, serve at her church, travel, and spend time with friends and family. She enjoys being a dental hygienist and takes great satisfaction in providing her patients with excellent oral health care and educating them about dental hygiene.

Cora, RDH

Cora has worked in the dental field for the past 20 years. During the first 15 years of her career, she was a Registered Dental Assistant. Then she decided to go back to school to become a Dental Hygienist. Her hard work paid off, as she has been successfully and happily working in her new position as Hygienist. Cora has also been able to find a balance between work, family, and personal interests. She loves her work because she knows that she is helping patients obtain the best oral health care.

Esmeralda, Registered Dental Assistant

Esmeralda first came to our office three years ago as a trainee from her dental assisting program and has been with us ever since. Esmeralda loves learning new subjects in dentistry and implementing them to help our patients live healthier lives. When not at work, Esmeralda coaches her brother’s soccer team and loves spending as much time as possible with her daughter.