Meet the Staff



Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves with staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.

Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.


Christene Lopez - Office Manager

Erica Guzman - Scheduling Coordinator

Heather Karvelas - Registered Dental Hygienist

Nellie Aprieto - Registered Dental Hygienist

Hitomi Gehring - Registered Dental Assistant Extended Functions 2

Kathy Ritchey - Registered Dental Assistant Extended Functions 2

Kevin O'Brien - Dental Student


Healthy Smiles

What does your smile say about you? Let us help you radiate confidence with a healthy smile.