Kim - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kim is a graduate of USC and honed her skills by teaching dental hygiene at her alma mater. She excels at providing patients with skills to enhance and maintain their beautiful smiles. When not in the office Kim likes to spend time with her family, reading, playing her online game, going to the gym, and gardening.
Kay - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kay graduated summa cum laude from the West Los Angeles college dental hygiene program. She is licensed to deliver local anesthesia. Kay is determined to keep her patients' smiles healthy and prevent dental problems. She holds a master's degree in music and plays a mean bassoon. She enjoys cooking, baking, wine, craft beer, reading, and spending quality time with her cats.
Sara - Business Coordinator
Sara graduated from Woodbury University with a degree in fashion design. She is passionate about making the office run smoothly. Travelling, knitting, painting and other artistic pursuits are among the things she enjoys. Sara also actively advocates for charitable organizations including children hospitals, breast and ovarian cancer research, Alzheimer’s research, cures for the blind.
Jennifer-Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer graduated magna cum laude from the West Los Angeles college dental hygiene program. She taught clinical dental hygiene at UCLA. Jennifer is a caring, upbeat, fun personality which blends nicely with the high level of skill and proficiency she demonstrates. She loves going to concerts, dancing and spending time with her husband and teenage daughter.
Maria - Dental Assistant
Maria is one of our Dental Assistants. A graduate of The Southern California Regional Occupational Center, Maria enjoys learning about the latest techniques in the dental assisting industry. She possesses a passion for helping others -even traveling to El Salvador for a mission trip in 2014. At home, Maria enjoys spending time with her daughter, Demi, and watching Criminal Minds.
Jennie - Treatment Coordinator
Jennie joined our team in April of 2017. She has two decades in the dental field. Starting as a receptionist in a dental clinic, she has climbed her way to managing several successful dental offices in the Los Angeles area. In her spare time, she loves to read novels with Steven King being amongst her favorite authors. An avid movie watcher and short story writer, she also loves to hike and participate in 10k races. Jennie’s passion is her family and her very close friends.
Anthony - Operations Coordinator
As our Operations Coordinator, Anthony truly is the Jack-of-all-trades within the office. During his time in the office he has quickly learned a lot about the dental industry and helps keep the office running smoothly. Anthony is currently pursuing his business degree so that he can bring even more expertise to the office. In his free time Anthony can be found cooking, spending time with his family and enjoying his Sunday kickball league.
Michelle – Registered Dental Assistant
A graduate of The Southern California Regional Occupational Center, Michelle brings her 25 years of experience to Carmen Castillo DDS. Her engaging and friendly personality helps to make our patients feel welcome and at ease. When not in the office Michelle enjoys spending time with her cats and enjoys watching the Food Network.