As a practice, we want to make every patient feel comfortable. Therefore, we would like to introduce our friendly staff who you will meet during your visits and who would be more than happy to answer your questions as they arise – whether it is during your visit, on your way home, or even minutes before a procedure.
Office Manager / Registered Dental Assistant
I began my career in dentistry with Dr. Cruz in 2004. After 11 years of assisting in the back office I transitioned to Office Manager. It’s been such an amazing journey and I am so lucky to be able to do what I love. We truly have the most wonderful patients and staff which makes coming to work such a joy.
Registered Dental Assistant
I began my dental journey in 1996 after completing my Expanded Functions Dental Assisting course at LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans. I have over 24 years of experience in the field and absolutely love working with Dr. Cruz. We share the same passion in helping and educating our patients.
I am a career hygienist with 30 years of experience. I received my degree at Blue Ash College in Ohio. I continue to augment my expertise with current and relevant continuing education classes. I am privileged to be a part of Dr. Cruz’s team who are both professional and caring. My experience, advanced skills, and love of people are a perfect fit for Dr. Cruz’s innovative and thriving practice.
Debbie obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental hygiene in 1990 at the University Southern California School of Dentistry. She first began her career in Dentistry by earning a RDA license 1985, which inspired her to become a hygienist. She has enjoyed practicing dental hygiene in Orange County for 25 years. She takes great pride in continuing to help patients obtain optimum health. Her hobbies include; swing dancing, softball, DIY projects and spending time with family/friends.