Meet the Team

Jill, Front Office Coordinator

Jill will be the smiling face when you first walk in and most likely the person coordinating your treatment plan. Jill has been working in the dental field for over 35 years! Jill’s husband, Bob is a retired firefighter and they have 2 children, Amber and Chad. On her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and exercising daily, including hiking and paddleboarding!      

Kim, Registered Dental Assistant

Kim was born and raised in San Diego. She grew up in the Scripps Ranch area and never dreamed she would spend the majority of her career here! Kim has been a dental assistant for 35 years and with this practice over 30 years. Kim is married to her husband, David (for 20 years) and together they have 3 grown children. When she isn’t spending time with her husband, or her large family and friends, she enjoys exercising, reading and cooking. 

Melissa, Registered Dental Hygienist

Melissa was born and raised here in San Diego. She always felt she had a calling to be a healthcare provider and discovered the wonderful world of dentistry at age 18. She graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and is celebrating 12 years of Dental Hygiene. Melissa is celebrating working 10 years in our office! Melissa is married to Troy, a retired Navy Senior Chief, and has a 6 year old little girl who keeps her very busy and is the apple of her eye! Melissa enjoys spending time with her family, crafting, reading and volunteering in her community.     

Michelle Black, Registered Dental Hygienist

Michelle is a 1984 graduate of the University of Maine and brings over 34 years of experience to our office. Michelle moved to San Diego from the Washington, D.C. area over 16 years ago and lives in Carmel Valley with her husband Chris and sons Andrew and Corey. Michelle began working for her father in his dental office at the age of 11 and ever since, has dedicated her career to educating her patients on disease prevention and helping them achieve and maintain a healthy mouth and beautiful smile. On her free time, she likes to garden and relax with family and friends.

Lacey, Registered Dental Hygienist

Lacey is born and raised in sunny San Diego and always had her heart set on working in the dental profession. Lacey is an old soul with a young spirit who takes great pride in taking care of her patients in a gentle yet thorough manner. Many would testify that she treats everyone she meets like family and goes above and beyond to ensure everyone is happy. Outside of dentistry, Lacey focuses her time and energy on her family, including her many nieces and nephews and her adorable German Shephard puppy, Marley Girl.