Meet The Staff

  • Norma Maldonado- Registered Dental Hygienist

    I have been in the dental field for over 8 years. I graduated from WLA/UCLA dental hygiene program in 2014, during that time I got experience working in a variety of dental clinics including   Sepulveda VA hospital, Mend and UCLA Venice/ UCLA School of dentistry. I love what I do and enjoy educating patients about oral health. I strive to deliver exceptional care to each and every patient. On my free time I enjoy spending time with family and loved ones, especially my daughter.

  • Blanca Ocampo - Dental Assistant

    Hello, my name is Blanca. I have 20 years of experience as a Dental Assistant and I have been working with Dr. Aghakhani since 2004. I not only like dentistry but also enjoy getting to know our patients. My goal is to make our patients as comfortable as possible and provide a great dental experience. I look forward to seeing you in our office.

  • Hilda Quintero - Registered Dental Assistant

    Hello my name is Hilda, I have been in the dental field for over 9 years now. Graduated from Everest College in 2010, and acquired my Register Dental Assistant License (RDA) in 2012 through The Dental Board of California. The same year I also obtained from California Association of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. My main goal is to extend my education and knowledge in the best professional way, providing to my patients a caring and comfortable experience. Presently I am extending my education even further to become a valuable asset for Dr. Armond Aghakhani’s Dental Pratice. On my time off I love to spend time with my family and friends. I am blessed to have a loving husband and our son is my pride and joy. I also enjoy very much cooking and playing soccer.

  • Lisa Orlow - Registered Dental Hygienist
    Hello, my name is Lisa. I have had the pleasure of being a dental hygienist in the Canejo Valley for much of my career. Many times I run into people around town and we will chat to catch up and I alway cherish our encounter! I love my career and take pride in the work we do for each and every patient. I enjoy all age groups and connect with even the most quiet individual, giving them a service in a relaxing atmosphere, if desired. I also like to have fun at work especially at our luch hours or quick moments in the sterile room as this gives us reason to laugh as we enjoy the day! I look forward to providing you with an exceptional cleaning and a warm smile on your visit!
  • Christina Carlin - Patient Coordinator

    Hello, my name is Christina Carlin. I have been in the dental field for over 8 years as a receptionist, appointment coordinator and treatment planner. My goal is to ensure that all our patients have the best care possible by giving them compassion, communication and knowledge. Overall I want all our patients to feel like they are with family and trust that we will fulfill all their dental needs. On my time off I enjoy spending time with my family. I have three active boys who play soccer and football. I enjoy going to car shows and watching Rockabilly bands with my husband.

  • Celina Banuelos - Dental Assistant

    Hi, my name is Celina, I am a certified dental assistant.  Graduated from Santa Clarita School of Dental Assisting.  I have been in the dental field for three years now.  I chose this profession because I always wanted to be in the health care profession and be able to provide care assistance for others.  I am still expanding my education through the Dental Board of California to obtain my RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) license.  I love to help patients achieve a beautiful smiles.  I look forward to developing and expanding my assisting skills with the help of Dr. Aghakhani and the rest of the staff.  On my time off I am a musician and love to spend time with my family.