Meet The Team

Our Team 

 At the core of Inglewood Dental & Orthodontics is a friendly team of dental professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


Deanna Lopez

Office Manager

I am the office manager here at Inglewood Dental and Orthodontics. I have been in the Dental field since 2012. We enjoy helping you reach your dental health goals to give you the confidence to smile more everyday. Come on down and give us a try.

Jocelyn Martinez

Assistant Office Manager

My name is Jocelyn Martinez, I have 7 years working with non profit and profit organizations. I have supported front end patient interactions and day to say operations. Customer service is something I strive for everyday. To make one feel welcomed and heard is what makes an office successful. I strive for professionalism and teamwork, working together to develop great and clear communication. I look forward to learning and supporting our community.

Vivian Escobedo

Regional Ortho Manager

Hello my name is Vivian, I’ve been in the Ortho field since 2008. I love being able to see the progress of our ortho patients. My ultimately goal is to educate our patients and parents on the importance of their monthly visitations with our Orthodontist, in order for our team to give our patients the results desired. Besides my amazing job as an ortho supervisor assistant/coordinator on my spare time I love working out, running and to travel with my husband.

Faviola Silva

Billing Regional Manager

My name is Faviola Silva and I was raised in Downey, California. I moved to Glendale, AZ for six years, only to return to my hometown of Southern California in 2011. I have over 10 years experience in several aspects of the dental field. I hold a degree in massage therapy, as well as physical therapy. I have two children who I enjoy taking on adventures. We love camping, hiking, fishing & traveling.

I strive to provide the best quality patient care & look forward to providing the best service to you. Your smile is my priority!

Jaqueline Ayala

Front Office Administrator

Hi my name is Jacqueline Ayala. I was born and raised in Inglewood, CA.
During my free time I enjoy going hiking and taking my daughter to play
dates and explore new fun places. I have provided exceptional customer
service for over five years. I am very detail oriented and an amazing
team player. You are in great hands with our team. Stay smiling!!

Betty Espinoza

Back Office Supervisor

I have been a Registered Dental Assistant for over 20 years now and I really enjoy helping our patients so much.

It is my goal to not only help the dentist during procedures but to ensure the best possible experience for you, our patient as well!

Marissa Zuniga

Dental Assistant

Nice to meet you, my name is Marissa. I was born and raised in Honduras. Came to the California in 1999 and graduated from Hollywood High School. I was in accounting when I decided to make a career change. I  found my passion for dentistry in 2016. In the near future, I am looking forward to advancing my career in the dental field as a hygienist. I absolutely love interacting and educating our patients. I love to make our younger patients feel at ease. I understand, from my experiences with my kids, just how scary the unknown can be. I will do my best to walk patients thru their procedures and explain every step of the way. I look forward to providing you with a great experience. I am bi-lingual and always ready to serve my community. 
In my spare time I love spending time with my 3 kids and our baby Yorkie. We love sightseeing and  traveling.

Diamond Dent

Dental Assistant

Hello everyone, My name is Diamond and I am a Dental Assistant here at Inglewood Dental and Orthodontics. I was born in Florida and raised in Carson, Ca and I am a mother of one. 

I have been a dental assistant since 2016 and I enjoy making patients feel comfortable because I know how nervous people can be about dental visits. I love trying new things and going to the Gym and spending time with my Daughter. Hope to see you all in the office! Smile Always :)

Alejandro Garcia

Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi! My name is Alejandro, but you can call me Alex. My passion as a Registered Dental Hygienist is to provide quality dental services with an emphasis on preventative care and promoting a healthy lifestyle. More importantly, my number one goal is to make my patients feel at ease and at home. You are my number one priority!

 When I am not in the office I love spending time with my beautiful baby girl Luna and my beautiful wife.

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