MEET THE LAGUNA NIGUEL ORTHODONTICS TEAM

Our experienced and talented orthodontics team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding experience every time you visit our dental practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to providing you with the best orthodontic and pediatric dental care in the Orange County area!
OUR TEAM MEMBERS
KATIE
Office Manager
Katie has been in dental field for more than 15 years. She has a wealth of experience and knowledge about orthodontic and dental services and loves to educate patients about their treatment needs, options and how to maximize their insurance benefits.

Katie’s education background is in engineering, she has learned Spanish while living and studying in Spain. She loves traveling, gardening and vegetarian cooking.
JILL
Scheduling Coordinator
Jill has worked in dental and pediatric dentistry for more than 5 years. She enjoys getting to know our patients and families during the course of their treatment and is quick in finding the appointment time and day that fits the patients' schedule without having to miss work or school.

Jill's husband works in the dental manufacturing and sales, they have lived and raised their two children in Laguna Niguel and her son played football in high school. Outside work, she likes to travel and visiting new places.
DARLAIN
Registered Orthodontic Assistant
Darlain has worked in general dentistry and orthodontics for several years throughout her career. She finds orthodontics interesting because of how it affects the patients in a positive way, by improving their health and confidence. Darlain enjoys the great friendships built with patients during the course of their treatment.

Darlain lives in Fullerton with her husband and two young children. Spending time with her family is her favorite thing to do when not at work.
SUE
Registered Orthodontic Assistant
With more than 20 years of experience as an RDA, Sue lives and breathes orthodontics. She is a perfectionist and loves to take on decorating and organization projects around the office, we call her our "Martha Stewart"!! She loves to have conversations and laugh with the patients and is always asking them about what is going on in their life.

Sue and her husband have lived and raised their children in Brea, Orange County for years and she has been part of the orthodontic journey for generations of local families.
DEREEN
Orthodontic Assistant
Dereen has worked in dentistry for more than 2 years. She has found Orthodontics to be her favorite part of dentistry and has decided she wants to be an orthodontist. Dereen is a pre-dental student at UC Riverside and despite her busy schedule of school and work, she is always energetic and enthusiastic about taking care of patients.
At Laguna Niguel Orthodontics & Children's Dentistry, we would love to hear from you. Review our Laguna Niguel, CA Orthodontic Office Today!