Meet The Team

 

From left to right: Amanda, Allison, Teri, and Kristi

From left to right: Amanda, Allison, Teri, and Kristi

LeAnn Schoepflin, Registered Dental Hygienist

After earning her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Loma Linda University, LeAnn joined our team. She has earned special certifications in instrumentation. Our patients love her sarcastic  sense of humor and in fact, her favorite quote is: “Sarcasm, now served all day.” She looks forward to helping our patients enjoy healthier smiles!

Tiffany Anderson, Registered Dental Hygienist

Tiffany graduated from California Baptist University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She earned her Associates in Dental Hygiene from San Jacinto Valley College and is a dental Air Force veteran. She was part of our team in 1994 as a Registered Dental Assistant, and returned in 2018 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She’s earned certifications in soft tissue management using the diode laser and is a member of the Punjabi Dental Society. Our patients love how she makes them feel at ease and carefully explains procedures. She appreciates the trust they place in her. Tiffany has volunteered with the Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation. She is married and has a dog named Lola and a cat named Mia. Her hobbies include traveling, jet skiing, and reading biographies of famous and influential people. Favorite quote: “Love what you do.”

Erica Zuniga, Registered Dental Assistant

Erica has completed the Kaplan College Registered Dental Assistant program and is currently taking continuing education courses in Dental Hygiene at Riverside Community College. She joined our team in October 2018 and has earned certifications in the administration of pit and fissure sealants. Our patients love how approachable and respectful she is, and Erica enjoys the individual uniqueness of her patients, and their gratitude for the care we provide. Her family are first generation immigrants and have become citizens. Erica’s hobbies include camping, acrobatic yoga, and travel (she’s been to Lake Powell in Utah and Thailand).
Favorite Quote: “Stay positive, work hard and make it happen.”

Summerly De La Torre, Patient Services Representative

Summerly joined our team in 2019. She’s worked as a Registered Dental Assistant in the past and graduated from dental school in 2002. She’s earned special certifications in radiology, coronal polishing, and dental practice accounting. Patients love the personal connection she forms with them, and Summerly looks forward to meeting our patients and helping them achieve improved oral health. When not in the office, Summerly is a Girl Scout Troop Leader and volunteers monthly to help feed the homeless and hand out bagged groceries and blankets with her church. She has five children and is a secret cat lover (she has four cats)! Summerly loves attending cheer and soccer events with her kids, as well camping and jeeping.
Favorite quote: “You will never work a day in your life if you love what you do!”

Teresa Cady, Treatment Coordinator

Teresa joined our team in 2001. Our treatment coordinator, our patients appreciate her sense of humor. Teresa looks forward to talking with our patients and making them feel comfortable. She has two kids and two grandchildren. Teresa also has a Pitbull named Xena. Her hobbies include cooking, baking, and shopping.
Favorite quote: “Life is short, smile while you still have teeth.”