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.”
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”
Alicia just joined us, but has been working in the dental field for more than a year. 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. Alicia enjoys baking, traveling and coaching cheer teams. She has one young daughter (Olivia) and one furbaby (Lily).
About our office: “I love that everyone is so warm and welcoming. Each staff member enjoys building relationships with our patients.”
About Orthodontics: “I love seeing the end result – that perfect smile is priceless!”
About Dr. Miller: “He’s always so kind and caring with patients and staff.”
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Ivy has been with us for almost 1 year. She just completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health from Cal State Fullerton. She will be helping patients setup payment plans, verify insurance benefits, and schedule appointments. Ivy is also our Professional Relationship Coordinator – so she is often out of the office visiting dental practices, health fairs and school events! In her spare time she enjoys rock climbing, being outdoors and crocheting.
About our office: “The bond between patients and staff is very special here. The friendly environment is so welcoming.”
About orthodontics: “I love being able to help people achieve their perfect smile and giving them confidence.”
About Dr. Miller: “He has a tremendous work ethic, and truly loves orthodontics! He’s also got a great sense of humor”
Stephanie rejoined us this year, after working in the dental field for over 10 years including over 6 years with our office. 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 parents about orthodontics. She enjoys cooking, going to the gym, shopping and spending time with family and friends.
About our office: “I love the atmosphere! Our team gets along so well. Our patients are great too — they are so warm.”
About Orthodontics: “I think it is exciting to see people transform their smile and gain confidence. It’s such a good feeling to help them achieve a smile they are proud of !!”
Marina has been with us for over 7 years, and has accumulated 13 years of Orthodontic Assisting experience! She is certified with Invisalign, inBrace and LightForce. Marina has CPR, X-Ray, and Coronal Polishing licenses and graduated from Dental Assistant College. In her spare time, she enjoys painting, hiking, off-roading and making her own hand-crafted organic soaps. Her two sons and “fur baby” (dog) keep her very busy at home!
About our office: “I like that we provide excellent customer service and we treat patients like family. We always try to make the experience as comfortable as possible.”
About orthodontics: “I like the complex biomechanics with braces and wires used in Orthodontics, and getting to see the amazing progress from start to finish!”
About Dr. Miller: “He always uses the latest technology and our practice is very modern. Yet he still provides a very hands-on approach and spends lots of time with patients.”
Kookai joins us all the way from Melbourne, Australia. She is a very experienced Orthodontic Assistant, with over 5 years in the field. She is CPR certified and has her Dental X-Ray License and training from BoxHill Dental Institute. She’s bilingual in Thai/English. As a fast learner and hard worker, she’s always learning new skills. In her spare time, she likes fitness and cooking, and has two teenage sons to keep her busy (mainly with Football)!
About our office: “We have great teamwork with positive energy!”
About orthodontics: “I feel special to be part of the patient’s journey to a new smile and increased confidence”
About Dr. Miller: “I love Dr. Miller’s hands-on approach, and his ability to work under pressure while providing excellent treatment for patients.”