Meet the Team!

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CORINNA

Scheduling Coordinator

Corinna has grown up in Sonoma County and feels extremely fortunate to be able to work and raise her family in such a beautiful place. She graduated from SRJC with her dental assisting certificate and continued on to earn her Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree from SSU. Corinna is light-hearted and friendly. She is the first voice you’ll hear on the phone and the first smile you’ll see! As Scheduling Coordinator she will collect information from your general dentist prior to your appointment. When not in the office, Corinna enjoys reading, gardening, and yoga. She loves to be with her husband who keeps her laughing, her daughter who writes short stories and her lacrosse playing son.

 

 
 
JOLENE
Business Director
Financial & Insurance Coordinator 
Jolene grew up in Southern California and has been with our team since 2017. She is a genuinely honest and caring “people person” that brings over 25 years of dental experience to our practice. Jolene is hard-working and passionate about dentistry and strives to help patients achieve their periodontal goals. At the end of your appointment, Jolene will take time to review your treatment plan with you as well as share ways for you to maximize your insurance benefits or optimize our zero percent interest payment options. Outside of the office, Jolene enjoys cooking gourmet meals, listening to classic rock, and spending time with her three handsome sons.
 Alicha Registered Dental Assistant Santa Rosa, CA

ALICHA

Office Manager
Implant, Treatment, & Clinical Coordinator
Registered Dental Assistant

Alicha has been with our team for over 12 years. She grew up in the charming Sonoma Valley and graduated from Sonoma Valley High School. Shortly afterwards, she earned her Dental Assisting education through Santa Rosa’s own SRJC. Alicha started her dental career in our office as an intern in 2005 and has been here ever since. Alicha has a calming spirit and is cherished by patients and team. She plays a pivotal role in our practice by keeping our office running smoothly as well as meticulously taking care of your dental implant and specific treatment coordination needs. Alicha’s attention to detail is unmatched. (Well, except for maybe the doctors!) When not coordinating details here in the office, Alicha loves spending time with her partner and their four busy and athletic children.

 

DEVIN

Dental Assistant
Communication Coordinator
Devin always has a positive outlook and we are so fortunate to have her as part of our Team! After your appointment, Devin will communicate your periodontal needs by way of a letter to your general dentist. She confirms appointments as well as assists the doctors and hygienists. Devin also coordinates our Study Club. She is a cooperative team player and is an intuitive care-giver. When not in the office you might find her leading gym classes, lifting weights, or spending time with her loving pups.
 Kimberly Registered Dental Assistant Santa Rosa CA

KIMBERLY

Lead Surgical Assistant
Registered Dental Assistant
Kim was born and raised in Southern California but fell in love with both Northern California and her husband in 2005. She is a natural organizer and leads the flow of our surgical team. She has a wonderful sense of humor and a fun personality. After meeting our doctors, Kim said “I knew immediately that periodontal dentistry was where I wanted to be!” Kim’s focus is always on your comfort. She is trained in the three levels of Sedation: IV conscious sedation, Nitrous laughing gas, and oral sedation (anti-anxiety prescription). She can provide you Netflix options through individual movie goggles or Pandora music. Kim enjoys classic cars, ocean fishing and adventurous cross-country road trips with her husband and loyal Alaskan Malamute German Shepherd mix pup.
 Iris Registered Dental Assistant Periodontics Santa Rosa

IRIS
Registered Dental Assistant

Born in El Salvador, raised in California, Iris celebrates over 14 years with Innovative Periodontics & Dental Implants. She graduated from SRJC in 2003 with her Dental Assisting education. Iris specializes in IV Sedation treatment with Dr. Jay as well as microscopic gum grafting treatment with Dr. Simonds. She is happiest working with patients. Iris is loyal and nurturing with your patient care, often following your treatment from beginning to end. As a bilingual (Spanish and English) assistant, Iris translates treatment recommendations and coordinates your scheduling and financial needs. “Con gusto estoy aqui para traducir cada paso de su tratamiento necesario!” Iris loves learning new skills and enthusiastically stays active, playing on indoor and outdoor soccer teams. Iris also cherishes time her two equally athletic daughters and her husband.
 

TRISH

Registered Dental Assistant
Trish served our valued Veterans for a number of years as an RDA at the Santa Rosa VA before coming to Innovative Periodontics & Dental Implants. Trish is vibrant and charming. She is always ready to care for you, her team, and the doctors. Tell her a joke and you can hear her laugh throughout the office! Trish assists with Oral Sedation appointments and will blanket you with comforts for your treatment needs. Trish manages a busy life outside of the office with her golf pro husband and their four energetic children.
 Jennifer Registered Dental Hygenist Laser Certified

JENNIFER

Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer’s passion for dentistry began in high school. Jen was an RDA for 7 years before becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist. Trained and certified in Laser Dentistry, Jen will educate and assist in transforming your periodontal health. She is kind and friendly and will make sure you are relaxed as well. She will see you through your periodontal needs with one goal in mind – to avoid surgery! Jen loves spending time with family and friends and of course her baby boy who already smiles as bright as his mom!
 Breanne Santa Rosa CA Dental Practice
 
BREANNE

Registered Dental Hygienist 
Bre, as we affectionately call her, earned her BS Degree in Kinesiology from SSU. She is a licensed RDA and RDH. Bre brings cheer and enthusiasm to our office complimented by gentle care and understanding. Bre often runs marathons that loop through the Disneyland Theme Park. A magical exercise that rekindles the imagination. At home, Bre is surrounded by a bunch of fluffy pets she calls her “fur babies” and one adorable husband.
 
LAURA
Dental Assistant
Sterilization Technician 
Laura works with us full-time while awaiting acceptance into a dental hygiene program. She incorporates her friendly hospitality skills into creating positive experiences for her patients. Laura is up-to-date on the latest sterilization technology and works with our team to ensure your comfort at each and every visit. She is also cross-trained to assist chair-side and is certified to take your x-rays. Laura is warm-hearted and particularly enjoys her pups and working with children.