Lena has been working in the hygiene field for over 37 years. Throughout that time she has cultivated a close, personal, relationship with each of her patients. Lena graduated from Old Dominion University in 1972 with an AA in Dental Hygiene; and she received her BA in 1974 from the University of California at San Diego. She loves to travel to exotic regions and enjoy a fine dinner with friends.
Luci is a licensed dental hygienist. She has attended numerous universities, including UC Santa Barbara and San Diego State, finally receiving her Bachelor of Science degree fin dental hygiene from Cypress College in 1982. She has twenty six years experience and enjoys gardening, yoga and stained glass art.
Lisa has attended an array of colleges, including San Diego State University, the University of California Los Angeles, West Los Angeles College and University of California San Diego. In addition to being a licensed dental hygienist, Lisa also is a registered diagnostic medical sonographer. She has twenty-seven years' experience, and in her spare time enjoys hiking, kayaking, scuba diving and watching her two sons participate in various extracurricular activities.
Carol has been one of our hygienists since 2005. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California in 1972. In her spare time Carol enjoys dancing, golfing, hiking, skiing, traveling, sewing, cooking, and art.
Michelle brings to us 20 years of dental experience (4 as an assistant and 16 as a hygienist). She graduated from USC in 1994 with a Bachelor in Dental Hygiene and is currently working on her Master's Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture. Hobbies include cooking, baking, yoga, hula dancing, traveling and watching movies. She states that she "would love to learn to surf!"
Registered Dental Assistants
Nancy is a Registered Dental Assistant. Her high degree of experience and the care she shows for every single one of her patients make her a wonderful asset to the doctor, as well as the whole office. Nancy graduated from Palomar College in 1996 with a degree in dental sciences and has fourteen years of experience. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and antiquing.
Catlin is a dental assistant new to the field and to our office. She has graduated from San Diego Assisting School in March of 2011. She hails from Chicago and brings great enthusiasm, interest and care to the practice. Please join me to welcome her.
Linda is a Registered Dental Assistant., with both her state and national licenses. She graduated from Palomar College in 1984 with a degree in Dental Sciences, and currently works in our front office. In her free time enjoys watercolor painting and quilting.
Patricia is Registered Dental Hygienist from Clemmons, North Carolina. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Science from East Carolina University and brings us a wealth of experience in the customer service industry. She is our second front office adminstrator.