Our Support Staff
We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide quality and excellent service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Sabrina (Office Manager)
Sabrina comes to us with a wealth of knowledge. She has over 35 years experience in the dental field. She started as a dental assistant and has since learned all the inner workings of a dental office. From chair-side assisting to understanding insurance billing and benefits, Sabrina has complete knowledge of our dental office. She enjoys helping patients with understanding their dental insurance and minimizing any out of pocket costs. She has the expertise in understanding your benefits, and any questions you may have she will be able to answer them. In her free time she enjoys spending time at the beach, travelling, cooking and time with family.
Kevin (Front Office Coordinator)
As soon as you arrive at our office you will be greeted by friendly and caring Kevin. Keving is our Front Office Coordinator. He will assist you getting checked in and alert the rest of the staff that you have arrived for your appointment. Kevin received his Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences with a Minor in Sociology from Cal State Fullerton. Kevin enjoys helping and listening to others, and can take care of all concerns or questions regarding scheduling appointments and verifying your dental insurance. When Kevin is not working, he enjoys trying new places to eat, cooking and traveling.
Kimmie (Account Coordinator/Insurance Biller)
Kimmie received her Bachelor of Science degree from USC and has just completed her masters at USC in Global Health. She works for us part-time and is our liaison with the many insurance companies we deal with. She has become very knowledgeable about the inner workings of a dental office, which will be an asset when she continues her education in dental school in the fall of 2020. Kimmie will be completing her dental degree (DDS) on a Navy Scholarship, and is looking to continue her education by specializing in oral surgery. She will then serve our country in the Navy when she finishes her post-graduate degree in Oral Surgery. Way to go Kimmie, you will make a fantastic Oral Surgeon. In her limited free time she enjoys time with family, running, working out and travelling.
Arllyn attended Concorde Career College for dental assisting and graduated in June 2015. She is very caring, compassionate, and willing to learn. Arllyn has a very calm, compassionate spirit that really puts patients at ease, while helping the dentist provide quality care. She is always aware of how the patient is feeling at any given time. “Dental assisting is a very satisfying career for me and I enjoy helping our patients improve their smile.” Arllyn is married and has a little girl that is 2 years old and a newborn baby boy. Arllyn enjoys spending time with her family, going to the gym as well as other outdoor activities.
Shannon attended UEI for dental assisting and graduated with honors in 2015. She then continued her education and received her RDA (Registered Dental Assisting) certificate in February 2017. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and works both in the front and back office. Shannon is a bright light in the office and has such a cheerful spirit. Although you may be in the dental chair, you can’t help but be happy and comforted when you are around her. Shannon is continually taking classes to stay abreast on current procedures and treatments. She has 2 daughters and enjoys being her daughters “Girl Scout Leader”, and helps in homeschooling them also.
Ana Lilia (Registered Dental Assistant)
Ana Lilia attended Associated California Dental Team Consultants and received her dental assisting license in 1993. She continued her education at the Central County Regional Occupational Program and received her Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) license in 2004. She has a keen eye for detail and organization, and helps us keep our office running smooth and efficiently. She has been in the dental field for over 20 years and has a wealth of knowledge regarding oral health. Ana uses her knowledge to help all of our patients improve their smiles and improve their overall dental health and hygiene. Ana is the proud mother of 3 sons and in her free time she enjoys her family, travelling, and any new adventures that may come her way.
Melanie (Office Manager-Emeritus)
Melanie is our emeritus front office manager who fills in from time to time. She has over 30 years of experience in dentistry. Melanie is also an Insurance Specialist and will help guide you through your insurance policy in order to maximize your benefits. She is very courteous and will take time to answer any of your questions. Melanie was born and raised in Southern California and enjoys yoga, camping and going for walks on the beach.