We practice full scope preventive, cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry with expertise ranging from simple fillings and single crowns to complete aesthetic makeovers with veneers and full mouth rehabilitation with dental implants.

Financial and Patient Coordinator

Valerie graduated with an AA degree in dental assisting from Cabot College in 1975 and has had a long career in dentistry, both clinical and administrative. Outside of the office she loves spending time with family and friends, sewing, working in her yard and wine tasting.



Patient Coordinator

Diana has a bachelor’s from UCLA and was trained in the Foothill College Dental Hygiene Program. When she’s not in the dental office, she likes to spend her time walking her dogs, boxing, or endurance racing on the trails.


Dental Assistant

Charlene enjoys putting her many years of dental assisting to great use, with an excellent dental team! When not working, she hosts dinner parties with friends and takes adventurous walks with her dog!



Front office manager

Kimberly graduated from the College of San Mateo with a degree in Dental Assisting. She has worked in the dental field both as a Registered Dental Assistant and an office manager.  In her leisure time, Kimberly enjoys bread baking and spending time with her family and friends. Kimberly ran her first 5K this past January!


We warmly welcome you to Dentistry of Palo Alto!



Megan has a bachelor’s degree from UCLA, and graduated from the Foothill College dental hygiene program in 2005. When she’s not working, she loves spending time with her husband and their two boys, taking dance classes, and wakeboarding and boating.



Teresa earned her B.S. in biological sciences from UC Davis and trained at the Foothill College Dental Hygiene Program. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, baking and spending time with her dog, and family and friends.


Scheduling Coordinator

Dee has a bachelor degree from San Jose State University in Business Administration. One of her favorite past times is re-watching classic Disney films as she sips on a hot cup of green tea with her dogs close by playing together.