Meet The Staff

Once in a great while, an oral surgery office is lucky enough to be comprised of a team full of friendly, helpful people. After meeting our team, you will see we are one of those lucky practices. We are devoted to making your experience a pleasant one and assure you that your needs are paramount to our office. From scheduling and educating you about your treatment to helping get through the insurance maze, we promise to be here for you.

Rosemarie, RDA, Practice Administrator

Rosemarie is the Practice Administrator for Almaden Valley Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center. She has been with the practice for over 20 years, first as an assistant and now as the Practice Administrator. Rosemarie has extensive knowledge of practice administration and insurance policies and stays current through continuing education. Rosemarie enjoys working in the oral surgery field and utilizes her vast knowledge of the insurance industry and their policies to make your visit with us as seamless as possible. She is married with a college aged child. In her free time Rosemarie loves to spend time with her family, read and collect antiques, especially head vases.

Jeanette, RDA, Surgical Suite Manager

Jeanette is the Surgical Suite Manager at The Almaden Valley Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center. She has been extensively trained in the oral surgery field by doctors, continuing education and life experience with over 20 years in the oral surgery field. Jeanette is a registered dental assistant, an AAOMS certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Anesthesia Assistant, is certified in ACLS and CPR. She loves working in the dental industry and feels blessed to be part of such an awesome team. Her work, though challenging, gives her purpose and extreme pleasure by helping others each day. She enjoys the patients at Almaden Valley Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center and looks forward to seeing you as a new patient. Her specialty is the fearful patient and will work hard to put your fears at ease. Jeanette is married with a college aged child and her four legged children. When not working Jeanette likes to hike, cook, craft and is enjoying her new grandson.

Cassandra, RDA, Front Office/Surgical Assistant

Cassandra is the Multipurpose Assistant at Almaden Valley Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center. When at our office, you may find her wearing several hats from greeting you at the window to assisting, to helping with your insurance. She has been with the practice for over 10 years and has extensive training as a registered dental assistant, is an AAOMS certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Anesthesia Assistant. Cassandra is ACLS and CPR certified. She loves working in the dental industry and is great at navigating you through your appointment. She enjoys spending her free time with her friends and family along with traveling.

Serena, RDA, Surgical Assistant/Front Office

Serena has been with the Almaden Valley Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center team for over four years. She is a Registered Dental Assistant having graduated from San Jose City College. Serena worked hard to become an AAOMS certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Anesthesia Assistant and is ACLS and CPR certified. Serena is always smiling and has a way to cheer everyone up around her.  Serena thinks the best thing about her job is meeting new patients and assisting them in their oral surgery needs. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends along with a love for country music.

Sholeh, DA, Surgical Assistant

Sholeh is our newest member of the team. She graduated from San Jose City College and is working on becoming RDA and ACLS certified.  Sholeh is originally from Tehran and move here 3 years ago.  She enjoys our Persian patients since she can converse with them in her native language.  Sholeh is very pleasant and comforting and is a great addition to our staff.  Once she is RDA certified she will be working on becoming an AAOMS Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant.  In her free time she loves spending time with friends and family.