Meet The Team

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients.

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 eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.



Claire

Office Coordinator

Claire is a true Bay Area native.  She was born in S.F. and grew up in El Sobrante, California.

She started her career in the dental field working with Dr. Nuttle in 2006.  She loves interacting with patients daily and making them feel welcome.  She does a supreme job assisting our patients with scheduling their appointments, understanding their dental coverage and treatment plans, and guiding them through financial options. 

Claire gets countless, raving reviews from our patients both in office and on-line!  

She lives with her husband and 2 children along with 2 dogs.  She enjoys traveling, exercising, and spending time with her family.


Natalie , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Natalie was born and raised in the Bay Area.  She graduated from the DVC RDA Program in 2015 and has been part of Dr. Nuttles team since then.

She enjoys working in the dental field and loves providing patients with excellent dental care.  Her passion in dentistry has motivated her to further her education and work on becoming a dental hygienist.  She is currently attending a dental hygiene program at DVC.  While she is attending the hygiene program, she has been continuing to work with our patients.  In 2023, Natalie will be our dental hygienist!  We cannot wait!

Natalie's positive and inviting personality help our patients to have fun and pleasant experience.

Natalie loves the outdoors.  In her free time, with her husband, she enjoys hiking, camping, exercising, traveling, and watching sports.


Bianca , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Bianca was also born and raised in the Bay Area.  She graduated from the Unitek RDA Program in 2019 and has been working as a full time RDA ever since.

Because she is coming from a family of many dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, she understands and appreciates what we do here at our office.  She has a strong leadership and positive attitudes about learning new things and situations.  She always strives for providing our patients with the most excellent dental care.  

Bianca loves working with all ages of patients.  She is easy going, warm and caring.  Our patients constantly rave about her gentle and friendly personality which helps them to relax and have pleasant experience during their difficult dental treatments.

In her free time, with her fiancé, they are busy planning their wedding.  Bianca enjoys watching K-Drama, eating out at different restaurants, and traveling. 


Lilian , RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Lilian joined Dr. Nuttle's office as a part-time dental assistant in 2020 with over 15 years of dental assisting experience.

She is always happy and smiling.  Her presence at work sets the bright tone at the office.  She enjoys working with all ages of patients in the dental field.  She always pay attention to detail and is careful at work.

In her spare time, she loves to travel with her husband and daughter.  She loves to cook and visit new places.

 


Sarah

Insurance Coordinator

Sarah, sometimes goes by SarahJane, joined us recently to help out with verifying dental insurance for our patients. 

She is a Bay Area native and grew up in the San Pablo/Richmond area. She is a recent graduate of Contra Costa College.  She always wanted to work in an office like ours and enjoy learning all different aspects of her jobs.  She is super friendly, and her voice on the phone is very welcoming.  She is a quick learner and becoming invaluable member of our office family.  

When she is not working, she enjoys playing tennis, painting/drawing, cooking and going wine tasting with her boyfriend and his family.  She loves animals and has a tuxedo Siamese cat, Max.