Meet the Team

Stephanie Klerks – Registered Dental Hygienist

Stephanie is a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a BS in Dental Hygiene. She holds a Certificate of Dental Hygiene from the University of Hawaii, and has completed continuing education in periodontal therapy, implants, and laser. She joined our practice in 1996 and patients love her friendly, caring nature. Stephanie loves forming long lasting relationships with her patients and sharing their life experiences. Stephanie is also a member of the ADHA. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children, as well as their dog and cat. She loves hiking, skiing, and spending time with friends and family.

Mary Jane Acosta-Villamin – Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary Jane received her BS Life Sciences degree from McMaster University (Canada) and completed the Dental Hygiene Program at George Brown College (Canada). She has also completed continuing education in soft tissue management, pharmacology, and disease control. Having joined the practice in 2003, patients have come to love her bubbly personality. Mary Jane enjoys hearing stories about her patients’ life experiences. She is a member of the ADHA and CDHA. Away from work, Mary Jane enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons, as well as spending time exploring nature and restaurant hopping.

Kay Beach – Registered Dental Hygienist

Kay joined our practice in 1979 after earning her BS from Idaho State University and has completed continuing education in soft tissue management and nutrition. Patients love that she treats the entire patient, not just the mouth, while focusing on offering comprehensive health education. Kay loves that her patients’ trust her with health information. She is a member of the ADHA, CDHA, Tri County DHA, and participates in charity work including the Multiple Sclerosis Society and Mission Inn Foundation. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two adult children. Kay also likes hiking, yoga, and SoCal history.

Janet Reid – Registered Dental Hygienist

Janet completed her education at Wichita State University and holds a certificate in nutrition. She joined our practice in 2008 and belongs to ADHA. Janet loves the wisdom and kindness of her patients. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their daughter. Her favorite quote by Gerald J. Simmons is: “We don’t live in a world of reality. We live in a world of perceptions.”

Jodi Dougherty – Registered Dental Hygienist

Jodi graduated from San Joaquin Valley College with her AS in Dental Hygiene, is laser certified, and has completed continuing education in soft tissue management. Patients love that she is friendly and gentle. Jodi loves seeing her patients smile. She participates in charity work by volunteering with Give Kids a Smile and has received the “Most Inspirational Award.” Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her brother and parents, and her pet dogs. She also likes to watch sports and go to the movies.