Our Team

Celina "Cece"

Registered Dental Assistant

1. Favorite quote:

"The most important thing is to enjoy your life. To be happy. It's all that matters." -Audrey Hepburn.

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?I really love being able to help children combat that "fear" of going to the dentist by making their visit fun and easy. I also have the most amazing work family to do this with.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

If I had a super power it would be teleportation because I love traveling and visiting new places, but I dislike flying.

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place in the world is Yosemite National Park.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

When I am not working I enjoy hiking, cooking, and spending time with my family.

 

 

Celinna

Registered Dental Assistant

1. Favorite quote:

"For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain." - Philippians 1:21

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

Summit Smiles is my second home! I love my co-workers and I love our patients. It is a loving community where we get to know each other and really care for our patients.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be to teleport because life would be so much faster and convinient!

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place is the beach! There is nothing more relaxing to me than sitting by the beach, hearing the waves on a cool summer day.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I love spending time with my husband Paul and our dog Cooper! I love to travel, read, and go on spontaneous adventures.

 

 

 

Daniela

Registered Dental Assistant/Front Desk

1. Favorite quote:

"Home is where the heart is."

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I love absolutely everything! It is a unique office filled with kind-hearted, positive and nurturing people. Dr. Jason and Dyan have created an amazing environment for us all to thrive and be the best we can be for our patients and their families.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be teleportation! I have lived many places in the last llyrs and have left a piece of my heart in every place. If I could teleport to see everyone I've left behind, I would be the happiest!

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite places are Ecuador, South America and Germany! I was born and raised in Ecuador and my daughter was born in Germany, both hold a special place in my heart.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I love going to the movies every week, visiting Disneyland often and traveling to new and exciting places!

 

 

 

 

Ivette

Registered Dental Assistant

1. Favorite quote:

Jeremiah 29:11 - "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and future."

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I love that our team is not made of just co-workers, but friends that make up a dental family. I also love that we all have the passion for creating positive experiences for our patients.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be to fly so that I can see all of God's beautiful creations as much as possible.

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place is the beach! I love the sound of the waves, and I also love mountain ranges and natural landscapes.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I enjoy spending time with my family, listening to music and dancing.

 

 

 

 

Melissa

Dental Assistant/Front Office

1. Favorite quote:

"Believe you can and you're halfway there" - Theodore Roosevelt.

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I love that we all get along. It is a healthy and positive working environment.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be to flyl I would like to fly so I can skp traffic and get places faster.

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place is any place I can be with my family.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I enjoy going out to eat and shopping.

 

 

 

 

 

Minerva

Dental Assistant

1. Favorite quote:

"Everything happens for a reason"

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I like everything about working at Summit Smiles, but the best is the positive feedback from our patients and their parents.

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be to be in two places at the same time so I can make double the memories and never miss a moment with my beautiful children.

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place in the world is anywhere my family is!

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

When I am not working I like to spend time with my kids and watch movie

 

 

 

 

 

Hanna

Registered Dental Assistant

1.Favorite Quote

PSalms 46:10 "Be still, and know that I am God."

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I love every single one of my co-workers. They are all genuine good people and it makes me excited to go to work every dayl

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

I wish I could teleport, no traffic and vacation every weekend I

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

My favorite place is Disneyland I The happiest place in the world.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

My favorite hobbies are snowboarding and painting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brenda

Front Office Receptionist/Insurance Specialist

1. Favorite quote:

"Things are never quite as scary when you've got a best friend." - Dr. Seuss.

2. What do you like about working at Summit Smiles Children's Dentistry?

I like the fact that I love my job so much, it doesn't feel like work!

3. If you could have a super power, what would it be?

My super power would be time travelling so I could see things happening in the future.

4. What is your favorite place in the world?

I love San Diego, CA! Love the food and the weather.

5. What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I enjoy spending time with my best friend and fur baby Andy.

 

 

 

 

Diplomate:

American Board

of Pediatric Dentistry

Member:

American Academy

of Pediatric Dentistry

Member:

California Academy

of Pediatric Dentistry

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