Our Team

Staff

Our professional dental team is highly experienced in all areas of dentistry. Each staff member regularly attends continuing education seminars, keeping them up-to-date on the latest scientific developments and trends. All are available and trained to answer questions or discuss concerns you may have.

Our professional team is the heart of our practice. Dr. Lopez has gone to extraordinary lengths to find genuinely warm, helpful, friendly professionals. Our team is single-mindedly dedicated to making sure your visit is as comfortable, safe, and pleasant as it can be. We know going to the dentist might not be everyone’s idea of a good time. But with our special team, you may just find yourself wanting to stop by to say hi.

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Erika has a positive attitude, always has a smile on her face and tries her best to make sure you are comfortable. She values being a good listener, understanding your questions and answering to the best of her knowledge. She loves helping our patients achieve the smile they’ve always wanted and deserved.

Erika shares “I’m very lucky to be a part of a team that does what they love and loves what they do. I love being a dental assistant, it’s always a beautiful day to save a smile”


Dental Assistant

Cristina is one who can put any patient at ease. She is gentle and compassionate. While assisting the doctor she endeavors to help appointments go smooth and pain free. You’re always in good hands with Cristina in your corner. You can be confident she’s here to help you in any way she can.

Cristina shares “Working as a dental assistant has given me the opportunity to help and educate people. I’m humbled to work with a team that comes together to brighten the world one smile at a time.”

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist

Kelly is very passionate about treating patients with care and compassion. She uses conservative approaches such as placing Arestin antibacterial medicine for periodontal patients, a laser to remove/disinfect/sterilize affected, unhealthy tissue saturated with toxins and bacteria below the gum line and recommending homecare products to help achieve optimal dental health. Kelly continually attends seminars to keep up to date with the latest advancements in dental hygiene. During her time in the dental field, Kelly has developed into a highly-skilled, well-rounded hygienist and is known for giving compassionate and exemplary care.  Her superior skills and attention to detail are apparent in all she does.  For these reasons she is an indispensable part of the team.  She is currently available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and one Friday a month.

Kelly shares “I love being a hygienist.  Working with people throughout the day is a joy.  I am passionate about helping people with their oral health- My job is very gratifying.  I love working as part of a team that has a unified goal and passion.  I’m proud to be in a progressive office that offers patient the very best care.”

Office Manager

Office Manager

Bethany wears many hats in the office.  She has extensive knowledge in front and back office procedures, management, chairside assisting, x-rays, and all things clinical. She helps patients with appointments, treatment planning, financial options, and filing insurance claims. Bethany possesses an extensive knowledge of the dental insurance system and she prides herself in being a strong ally for our patients when they deal with their insurance companies so that they can receive the reimbursement they deserve.  She also loves chairside assisting and making all patients feel as comfortable and relaxed as possible.   She also highly believes in lifetime learning through continuing education and feels very fortunate that Dr. Lopez agrees and brings her to many of his continuing education workshops. She is very passionate about her career, educating patients, and ensuring the smooth running of the practice.

Bethany shares “I love working with Dr. Lopez and our team.  My goal is to serve and do it with a smile. This is not just a J.O.B to me but my passion. We appreciate the trust our patients place in us and make every effort to honor that trust by providing the highest level of dental care possible. I look forward to welcoming you and your family to our office. “

Receptionist

cristen

Cristen always has a smile on her face. She is a treasure to our office. Cristen greets all our patients like they’re family. She’s interested in each person she serves and strives to listen and accommodate to achieve a common goal. When you call the office don’t be surprised when you hear the cheerful voice on the other line ready to help. She looks forward to hearing from you.

Cristen shares “I enjoy having the opportunity to help people! Being able to welcome patients, understand their concerns and making them feel comfortable is important to me. Getting to know the patients and building relationships always makes my day great. I also enjoy working with a passionate Doctor and team.”