Our Staff

Dental Office Team in San Diego, CA


Our dedicated and motivated staff has one primary goal; your utmost comfort! We feel it's important that you understand the treatment that you'll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is happy to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.


 

lindaLinda, Office Manager
Linda is our Offce Manager. She has been in the dental field for over 14 years. Her goal is to make sure patient experiences exceed their expectations. It brings her great joy knowing our patients receive exceptional care and are confident with their smile.


Linda is originally from the San Francisco area. She has been in San Diego since 1981. She enjoys gardening, shopping, sewing, home renovation/design, gourmet cooking and spending time with her 3 daughters and 2 granddaughters.

Heather, Insurance Benefits Coordinator
Heather started her dental career in 2011 as a student at UEI College. After becoming licensed as an RDA she spent 6 years as a surgical assistant in a specialty practice before transitioning to the front office.

A San Diego native, Heather enjoys taking advantage of our beautiful views, whether it be through sailing, hiking or camping. She recently got engaged and plans to be married in 2020.


Hygienists:

kim R.D.HKim, R.D.H.
Kim is a friendly, dedicated dental hygienist with over 30 years experience in the dental field. She attended SDSU for 3 years and transferred to San Diego Mesa College for her degree in dental hygiene. She has been working with Dr. Gallipeau since 2001. Our patients appreciate the special treatment they receive and long-term relationship they have with Kim.

Kim is originally from Los Angeles but has lived in beautiful San Diego since 1972. She enjoys the beach, shopping, sports, facebooking, and spending time with her husband, 3 sons, and daughter.

Ashlyn, R.D.H.Ashlyn, R.D.H.
Ashlyn is a hygienist who's curiosity for the dental field sprouted in her early teens. After 2 years of studying business, she decided to make her dream a reality and moved not far from home to sunny San Diego to attend Concorde Career College, where she received her degree in dental hygiene. Her outgoing, friendly, and sometimes goofy personality makes being in the chair with her a mutually rewarding experience. Her goal as a hygienist is for her patients to not only feel as if they received the most effective and gentle care but to also walk out confidently with a clean, radiantly bright smile.

When not in the office, Ashlyn likes to spend her free time enjoying the beach, hiking, practicing yoga, and discovering new places to socialize with friends. 

img_DonnaDonna, BS Public Administration and R.D.H.
As a native San Diegan, Donna attended San Diego State University and acquired her Bachelors Degree in Public Administration with an Emphasis in City Planning. She worked for the City of San Diego until she married her husband and traveled the United States, only to return back to her hometown 15 years later. Through her travels she found a new love for dental hygiene and patient education. Her goal is to educate her patients the importance of oral care and how it affects their overall health.

Outside of work, Donna likes to spend time with her family biking, baking, watching movies and cheering on her girls in a multitude of sports and educational achievements. She also enjoys playing with her three dogs and bringing them for walks to the local parks.


Assistants:

Jeneva, R.D.A.Jeneva, R.D.A.
Jeneva has been in the dental field for over 7 years. She loves the interaction she has with her patients, and enjoys putting them at ease during their visit. She receives great satisfaction seeing her patients leave with a smile on their face.

On her days off, Jeneva spends time with her husband and 2 kids. She loves softball, and you can either find her coaching on the field or playing for her team.