Samantha just joined us, but has been working in the dental field for more than 8 years. She is adept at providing excellent customer service and tending to our patients’ needs. She is happy to assist in scheduling appointments, verifying insurance benefits, and educating patients about orthodontics. She also is our social media coordinator. Samantha enjoys crafting, running, roller skating, and spending time with her 2 small dogs (Miso & Winston)
About our office: “I love that everyone is so warm and inviting. Each staff member seems so excited to see every patient come through the door.”
About Orthodontics: “I love the
Dana has been with us for more than 4 years, and completed her X-Ray license certification in 2016. She is working in both locations as an Orthodontic Assistant. She is skilled at using our iTero 3D dental scanner. Dana enjoys spending time with her young son, going to the beach, and attending Angels Baseball games.
About our office: “It is fun and exciting. There is always something new to learn. The staff is awesome and all the team members are great to work with every day.”
About Orthodontics: “I love watching how Dr. Miller can improve a patient’s smile!”
Bessie is our sterilization technician and records technician in both locations. She is certified in OSHA infection control and completed her Dental X-Ray License diploma. She adept at using our iTero 3D Scanner. In her spare time she likes hiking, reading, shows and family trips with her two children.
About our office: “The atmosphere is amazing! The whole team is so warm and welcoming, and our patients are wonderful.”
About orthodontics: “ l love to see the joy we bring to patient’s lives by creating beautiful smiles.”
Peggy has over 25 years of experience in the dental field. She will help you maximize your insurance benefits and coverage for your orthodontic treatment, or setup a financial plan that is affordable and fits within your budget. Peggy will also help out with scheduling appointments and running our office contests. Additionally, she will be outside the office at local community events and sponsorship opportunities. Peggy’s hobbies include watching college football and MLB, and since returning to her hometown of Orange, she has enjoyed spending time with old friends.
About orthodontics: “I love seeing patients’ beautiful smiles and their excitement the day their braces are removed!”
Bernice is our newest Orthodontic Dental Assistant, but she has over 8 years of experience. She graduated from the Bryman College Dental Assisting program. She is certified in coronal polishing, CPR and has her Dental X-Ray License. In her spare time, she likes traveling, hiking and camping. She has a young daughter and a pet dog to also keep her busy!
About our office: “I like how warm and welcoming we are to each other and our patients”
About orthodontics: “I love learning something new every day!”
About Dr. Miller: “I like that Dr. Miller is innovative and is always teaching us new skills. He is caring about his patients and staff.”
Natalie is a very experienced Dental Assistant, with over 11 years in orthodontics. She has even taught new trainees at UEI dental college. She graduated from the ROP Fullerton Dental Assisting program with her RDA. She is certified in coronal polishing, CPR and has her Dental X-Ray License. In her spare time, she likes traveling, hiking and running. She has two young daughters to also keep her busy!
About our office: “I love our team and our dedication to our patients. The whole team has a great work ethic and we take care of our patients with the utmost care.
About orthodontics: “My passion for orthodontics comes from the relationships I create with patients. I am able to see their journey from start to finish. Seeing their happiness when their braces are removed is my favorite moment!”
About Dr. Miller: “He is genuinely caring and wants what is in the patient’s best interest. He’s also a bit of a perfectionist”
Karla is our most experienced Orthodontic Assistant, with over 22 years in the field. She is certified in CPR and has her Dental X-Ray License and training from North Orange County ROP. She’s bilingual in English/Spanish. As a fast learner and hard worker, she’s always learning new skills. In her spare time, she likes basketball and reading. She has one son to keep her busy!
About our office: “We have great teamwork and deliver the best patient care I’ve ever seen”
About orthodontics: “Creating new smiles!! Nothing feels better than making people love their smile”
About Dr. Miller: “He has such a strong work ethic – he will do anything to help his patients and give them the best treatment possible. His professionalism also stands out.”
Kelly has been an integral part of the practice for more than 30 years! She will guide you through your new patient consultation and help set up affordable financial options, verify insurance benefits, and coordinate your initial appointments. In addition, she has her X-ray license and CPR license, and is a highly skilled dental assistant, with certified training with our iTero 3D scanner. Kelly enjoys the beach, running, and time with her family.
About our office: “I love the atmosphere in our office — the entire staff is an extension of our family. We really do treat patients like family also. We are known for our service and our high level of care.”
About Dr. Miller: “I have the utmost respect for the excellent results we achieve, and have always felt proud to work here….”