Jackie Everman – Office Manager
Jackie Everman is our Office Manager and our newest team member! Jackie is new to the dental field, most of her career has been devoted to the medical field as an LVN. She believes that happiness is found in helping others. Her warm personality and desire to provide the best she can for her patients makes her a perfect fit for our practice. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her family and loves to hike in our beautiful forest.
Samantha Hamilton – Patient Coordinator
Samantha Hamilton, our Patient Coordinator and dental assistant has been working in the dental field for 2 years. She picked dentistry as a career because she is fascinated in teeth and helping others improve their smiles. Although she is new to dentistry in comparison to our seasoned staff, Sammy brings a welcome vibrancy to the practice! When she’s not working, she loves spending time with her family, going on road trips, and taking her dog on fun adventures.
Jan McGinness – Registered Dental Hygienist
Jan McGinness, our Registered Dental Hygienist has worked with Dr. Yoshida since 1997! She has an extensive background in dentistry, Jan has been a dental assistant and teacher at a hygiene school in the past. Jan brings invaluable experience to our practice, but most importantly, she is known for making patients feel like family. Jan loves Big Bear’s beauty and the mild weather! When she’s not working, she is hanging out with her family and “herd” of Great Danes! Jan is also a very gifted photographer of nature. Some of her work is displayed at our office!
Stephanie DeLeon – Registered Dental Hygienist
Stephanie DeLeon, our Registered Dental Hygienist has been in dentistry for 6 years. Before becoming a hygienist, she was a Registered Dental Assistant at a pediatric dental office. Stephanie became interested in the dental field because of her positive experience as a patient. Her experience and perspective helps her relate to our patient’s needs. And, she is bilingual in Spanish! In her past time, she enjoys hanging our with her husband and her dog Blue. She likes swimming, playing tennis and the violin, and going to rock concerts!
Alyssa Garrett – Registered Dental Assistant / Invisalign Concierge
Alyssa is a Southern California native who’s passion for dentistry is well distinguished. She has been with our Summit Dental Team for over a year and in the dental field for 5 years. One thing she enjoys most about dentistry is to see how changing a patient’s smile can transform their lives. Alyssa loves learning innovative technology and techniques in the dental field and applies it in practice.
Alyssa has an amazing sense of humor and can bring a positive perspective to any situation. If Alyssa wasn’t at the office you would probably see her hiking or camping. She is a nature lover and enjoys being outdoors with her family.