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Our Staff

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.

Kim Dunlop

Kim Dunlop

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.
Erica Ross

Erica Ross

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.

Meet Dr. Mark Cruz

Dr. Mark Cruz Dr. Mark Cruz graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry in 1986 and started his dental journey in Monarch Beach. He is a well-known lecturer internationally, and he was a part-time lecturer at UCLA. He gives individual attention to each patient while creating a friendly and enjoyable dental experience. He makes the patient a part of the dental procedure, educating them about the problem at hand.

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