Hi, my name is Emma. I have been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2005. I love my career and I am passionate about helping my patients achieve good oral health. I have certifications and training in Laser, Nitrous Oxide Analgesia, Soft Tissue Curettage and CPR.
In my spare time I enjoy gardening, traveling, shopping, walking and making memories with family and friends.
Carrie Ann Pimentel
Hey, my name is Carrie Ann and I have been a Registered Dental Assistant for 12 years. I work as the Hygiene Assistant. I am here to help create a comfortable environment for our patients. I joined the dental field because I like to help people. I understand people have a fear of visiting the dentist and I like to ease that fear and let them know it is okay. I have been married going on 3 years and working on having a family. My family is very important to me, right now I have 4 dogs, 3 cats and 3 turtles. For fun I like PC gaming, go to the movies, spend time out on the shooting range and I love the great outdoors so there for I do a little bit of camping.
I am born and raised here in Modesto. I graduated with my Associate's Degree in Dental Assisting from Modesto Junior College in 2004.
I have been a part of Hillock Family Dental since 2008. My current role is that of team lead for our Hygiene Department.
I love being a integral part in our patient's lives.
I am married to my husband Danny and together we have a beautiful daughter named Denaya.
In my spare time I love spending time with our quickly growing daughter.
Hello my name is Melissa Stratas. I am originally from Los Angeles, CA. I am currently working for Hillock Family Dental as the hygiene coordinator. I have been working in this field for about four years. I am currently attending college at Modesto Junior College. I am currently studying Administration of Justice. On my spare time I love to spend time with my family and my yorkie poodle mix Lucy. When I'm not with the family I love staying active by playing softball and spending my time outdoors like hiking, fishing and hitting the shooting range.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Hello, my name is Kelly. I first started in the dental field as a dental assistant. Then for over the last 28 years as a registered dental hygienist, graduating from Chabot College, Hayward, CA. Being able to build a relationship with patients and to have an impact on so many smiles is a huge reason why I love my profession. When I'm not cleaning teeth, I enjoy riding horses, gardening and walking for relaxation. I also enjoy spending time with my two Ragdoll cats, Cali and Merlin.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Hi my name is Monica, I have been a dental hygienist for 3 years. I grew up in Turlock California and went to school in Aptos California for my hygiene degree. I grew up loving the dental office and having such a great experience inspired me to do what I do now. For fun I love anything outside, hiking, wake-boarding, snowboarding. I also love sports, especially football. I am a die hard Broncos fan! I am very fortunate to love what I do and still enjoy living life.
Hello, my name is Patty and I have been in the dental field for 19 years. As Scheduling and Financial Coordinator I strive to make your first appointment fun, carefree and educational. I love getting to know our patients and helping to make a beautiful smile fit into their budget. Our practice is a really fun place and I want all of our patients to be as comfortable as possible when they're in our office, so I always try to make them laugh. The "patient experience" at Hillock Family Dental is unlike any other. I love my job and can't think of doing anything else. My co-workers are like my family so it is fun coming to work every day! I could say I am so blessed to be a part of the Hillock Family Dental team.
I married my high school sweetheart. We have 3 amazing girls and we recently welcomed our first grand baby into the world. On my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, reading, doing housework and DIY projects.
Registered Dental Assistant
Hi my name is Tifani Enes and I have been a dental assistant for 10 years and I love working in the dental field! It's always a pleasure getting to know our patients and working with a great dental team!!! Seeing patients smile is what makes my job awesome! On my free time I enjoy spending time with my husband, family and friends.
Hello! My name is Dulce and I have been in the dental field since 2009! I am truly grateful to have such an amazing job, I love the dental field. I enjoy helping patients find that smile that they have always wanted. To see the confidence that patients get from work we have done for them makes my job so rewarding!
In my spare time I like to expand my knowledge in the dental field. I enjoy traveling, hiking and running; I'm all about those life points! Most of the time you can find me at home trying out a new recipe and hanging out with my boyfriend and our two fur-babies, Tuefel and Paco.
Registered Dental Assistant
Hi! My name is Norma. I've been a registered dental assistant for over 14 years and I thoroughly enjoy and take great pride in what I do. Working at Hillock Family Dental has been such a fun and amazing experience. I look forward to coming in to work every day. I feel very fortunate to have met and to have been able to work with such an amazing bunch of people; they are my second family.
Our office has such an awesome vibe because of the great rapport we have with each other and with our patients.
In my spare time I enjoy being creative. My hobbies include gardening, woodworking and photography; among other things.
I enjoy spending time with my family and my fur-kids.
Hi my name is Elizabeth and I grew up in the bay area. I have a passion for cooking and reading the bible. I enjoy spending time with my husband and and my two kids and doing spiritual activities. I graduated from the dental assistant program in Burlingame CA in 2011. Throughout my experience I have enjoyed building relationships with my patients and giving them the best of care. I look forward to continuing my education as a registered dental assistant and building up my work skills.
Hello, my name is Cristina. I have been in the dental field since 2012. I have been blessed to become part of Hillock Family Dental. As Scheduling Coordinator it is my responsibility to greet patients when they enter and leave the office, schedule appointments and keep the days running smooth. I am committed to making our patients and their families experience in our office an amazing one! We strive to make sure every patient is comfortable with their treatment and that they are at ease at their appointments.
On my free time I enjoy going places with my boyfriend and spending time with family, friends and my dog.
Hello my name is Tina, I've been a dental assistant for 6 years and counting. I have two beautiful boys and an amazing fiance. I had a traumatic experience experience as a teenager and it made me want to join the dental community and show everyone that there are amazing people working in the dental field. Working here at Hillock Family Dental is just like being here with my own family and that's such a great feeling. I love working in the dental field and I could not picture my life in any other profession. I am blessed to be working with such amazing people here at Hillock Family Dental.
Hello, my name is Antoinette Goodman, friends call me Toni. I been in the dental field for 13 years. I love helping people create a beautiful smile. I enjoy working at Hillock Family Dental and get to work with such amazing staff, we are one big family.
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter and building classic cars.
My hobbies are cooking, making blankets for friends and family, building classic cars and hosting get-togethers.
Registered Dental Assistant
Howdy partner, my name is Cathy and I joined the Hillock Family Dental team in 2012 and bring with me 30 plus years of dental experience in all phases of dentistry. I take great pride in being a part of this wonderful team and creating beautiful smiles for my patients. Hoping to see you in our office so we can create a custom smile just for you.
When not in the office you can find me out on the ranch playing with my horses and cats or enjoying a good book.