Meet Our Team
Trang — Office Administrator
Trang is the friendly face that will greet you from your first step in the office. She graduated from Cal State East Bay with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Health Science. Trang earned her Registered Dental Assistant degree at Foothill Community College. She has three years of back office dental assisting experience so you will see helping in the back office from time to time. While seeking out the latest food crazes and restaurants, Trang likes spending her free time traveling, staying fit and rooting for the 49ers!
Ray — Registered Dental Assistant
Ray is Dr. Shiba’s long time Registered Dental Assistant who can be found working in the lab or chair-side the doctor. Ray has been on the team for over 30 years! She has watched patients grow up. She knows who likes a pillow under their back and who likes mouthwash. Patients have come to recognize her cheerful laugh and friendly personality over the years. Ray loves to stay active by keeping a dedicated workout routine and loves to spend time with her big family.
Elise — Registered Dental Hygienist
Born and raised in Hawaii, Elise received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Hawaii. She has been providing gentle care and education to motivate patients in our practice since 2008. She is Laser Certified. Elise loves to chat with her patients about soccer, bowling, and discovering new restaurants. When not cleaning teeth, she is kept busy by running after her active young son.
Summer — Registered Dental Hygienist
Summer was born and raised in Southern California and graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a bachelor’s degree in Natural Science. She later on received a second bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from West Coast University, finishing top of her class and was named Valedictorian. Summer is laser certified and prioritizes educating her patients on how to maintain good oral hygiene. Outside of work, Summer enjoys reading, ballet, photography and spending time with her friends and family.