Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Kathy

Office Manager

Kathy joined the Cold Springs Dental team in 1992; the first 5 years as a registered dental assistant and since 1997 as the office manager. She loves working in an office where the patients are like family.

Kathy and her husband Eddie have three children and a beautiful granddaughter. She enjoys traveling with her hubby in their 5th wheel, hiking with her dog, winetasting and cooking.


Nicole

Office Manager

Nicole has been a Cold Springs Dental team member for over 20 years, with 7 years of experience at an orthodontist office. She has been a part of the Cold Springs Dental team since 1996. 

She and her husband Steve love spending time with their family- especially their beautiful granddaughter.They enjoy traveling to motocross events. Nicole enjoys yoga and fusing glass.


Dianna

Registered Dental Hygienist

Dianna attended hygiene school at Sacramento City College. Upon graduating in 1997, she moved to Placerville and became a part of the Cold Springs Dental team. Dianna regards it as an honor and privilege to work with such a great team, and provide quality care to our wonderful group of patients.

Besides her family and friends, her biggest loves are her grandkids, dogs, hiking, and RVing in her motorhome!


Hannah

Registered Dental Assistant, Extended Functions II

Hannah has been in dentistry for 28 years. She joined our dental team in 1999 and is responsible for cementing crowns, placing fillings, taking impressions, and assisting with patient care. She truly enjoys working here, especially keeping up with our patients year after year.

Hannah is married to her husband Travis, and they have two sons, Aiden and Brogan. In her free time she enjoys running, reading, and being with her family.


Jennifer

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer has worked in dentistry for more than 20 years and has been a part of our dental team since 2002. She loves the positive vibe of our office and providing our patients with great hygiene care. Jennifer grew up in Placerville and enjoys working in her community, with our wonderful patients and fun-loving dental team.

Jennifer is married with two lovely daughters who attend high school; she enjoys watching them play waterpolo and basketball.


Maria

Registered Dental Assistant, Extended Functions

Maria has been an assistant with our office for her entire dental career, starting in 1997. She works hands-on with patient care, takes impressions, and assists our doctors. She loves the time spent in the office with her coworkers and all our lovely patients.

Maria has five wonderful children and four grandchildren! She loves to spend time with her family every chance she gets.


Heather

Registered Dental Hygienist

Heather started in the dental field in 1994 as a junior in high school. She grew up here in Placerville and attended hygiene school at Sacramento City College. She loves volunteering in local community organizations and educating patients on dental health. Heather’s favorite thing about working in this office is how we work as a team, how we treat each other with respect, and most importantly, how much we love what we do!

Heather is happily married with three children.


Amy

Registered Dental Assistant

Amy has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2005, and she joined the Cold Springs team in 2017. Her favorite thing about working here is connecting with patients and seeing the visibly improved dental conditions!

Amy has been happily married for 22 years and has 5 beautiful children. They enjoy everything outdoor; hiking, rock climbing, mountain biking....   The whole family is actively involved with their church.

 


Natalie

Front Desk Receptionist

Natalie started in the dental field at age 19 with the Sierra Central ROP. After working as a dental assistant chairside, she realized that working the front office was where she was happiest. She joined our team in 2018.

Natalie has been happily married 20 years, has 3 children and multiple dogs and animals. She enjoys organic gardening, cooking and spending time with her family camping and boating.