Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.



Administrative Team Lead

RyAnn is our Administrative Team Lead and has been with OGD since 2016. She completed high school in Oroville and has numerous hours of continuing education in dental office administration.

RyAnn believes Oroville Gentle Dentistry is simply the best dental office in the area because our doctors and team always strive for the best patient care.

In her downtime, she enjoys discussing books with her cats and spending time with family and fiancée. Oh, and she loves to fish.

Trista , RDH

Hygiene Team Lead

Trista is our Hygiene Team Lead and has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2013. She has an Associates in Science from San Joaquin Valley College in Visalia, and an Associates degree in Dental Hygiene.

Trista believes what sets Oroville Gentle Dentistry apart from the rest is our friendly team and excellent patient care! She loves helping people feel better about their smile.

When she is not practicing, she is likely outdoors. She enjoys time with family, and going together every Friday night to their favorite Casa Lupe! 

Rhonda , RDH


Rhonda has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2014. She received an Associate in Arts degree from San Joaquin Delta College in Natural Sciences, and an Associate in Arts degree in Dental Hygiene from San Joaquin Valley College.

Her passion is making a difference in people’s lives by helping to improve their oral health, which she has been doing since 2000! Rhonda loves working at Oroville Gentle Dentistry because we use the latest technologies and put patients first!

Originally born in Los Angeles, she and her family now make their home locally in Butte County. She is a huge Star Wars nerd and in her spare time, she enjoys cooking, camping, fishing, spending time with family, friends, her dog, husband, and son.

Roxana , RDH


Roxana has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2017. She graduated with Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene, and Associate of Arts in University Studies-Business Administration.

She feels fortunate to be a dental hygienist because it allows her to fulfill inner happiness by making others confident about their oral health and smile. She believes that Oroville Gentle Dentistry offers the best patient care because our team is so passionate about dentistry.  We respect the patient's autonomy while still providing them with the best care. We love to make patients feel comfortable and welcomed.

Roxana loves to explore nature, including hiking and traveling to different state parks. It gives her the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family.

Kate , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Kate is a Registered Dental Assistant and has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2008. She enjoys meeting new patients every day!

She loves the entire Oroville Gentle Dentistry team and the fact that everyone is always more than willing to go the extra mile to serve each other and patients! She is proud to work with great people who care about their patients as much as she does.

Kate was born and raised in Oroville and enjoys the outdoors and being active. Above all, she enjoys being a mom. Best hobby in the world!

Rubi , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Rubi was born in Oroville, CA and raised in Gridley, CA. She is a graduate from Carrington College with a dental assistant certificate and is excited to be a part of our team of assistants. She is really motivated in learning and growing as a person.

In her free time she enjoys family, walking, exploring new places, and really enjoys nature and its beauty.

Erica , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Raised in Oroville her whole life, Erica loves the Oroville area. After graduating from Carrington College in Sacramento, she started working in dentistry in 2011. 

She loves being able to help patients fix their smiles and watch them leave our office, with a big smile on their faces.  When she's not practicing, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children.

Amber , DA

Dental Assistant

Amber is a Dental Assistant and has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2017. She loves that she gets to help people improve oral health, obtain a beautiful smile, and enjoy our fun team!

Amber believes Oroville Gentle Dentistry is simply the best dental office in the area because of our fantastic team members, our positivity in caring for patients and giving back to our community.

During her free time, she spends time with her daughter, Naomi, and newborn son, Nick, and enjoy going to the lake and fish.

Jenny , DA

Dental Assistant

Jenny is a Dental Assistant and has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since 2017. She has lived in Oroville her whole life and wants to stay here forever. She received an Associate of Arts from Butte College.

She loves the team atmosphere at Oroville Gentle Dentistry – all for one and one for all. We work together for the greater good of the patient. Every team member is very engaged!

When she is not practicing she at home with her daughter or shopping for clothes for her daughter.

Katie , DA

Dental Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Stephanie , DA

Dental Assistant

Stephanie has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since early 2018. She received her Associate in Business from Iowa State University and completed her Dental Assisting Program at UEI College.

She believes that Oroville Gentle Dentistry is a great work environment with exceptionally welcoming team members and inviting atmosphere! She is very excited and happy to show up to work every morning.

In her spare time, she loves scrapbooking, hiking, and spending time with family and friends. She has a passion for cooking sushi and is Sushi 202 Certified.


Marketing & Media Specialist

Jeffrey is our Marketing & Media Specialist and has been with Oroville Gentle Dentistry since early 2018. He received his Associate of Arts degree from Eastern New Mexico University. With a background in media, his images have been published in the New York Times and had a drone video featured on NBC.

Jeffrey enjoys working with Oroville Gentle Dentistry because of our friendly team who are dedicated to putting patients first and giving them the best care.

He grew up in Butte County and loves the surrounding mountains and lakes. He spends his spare time with family, friends, and enjoying the beautiful views of Northern California.