Meet The TeamIf you are in need of a new dentist, no matter what the reason, Carquinez Dental Group would love to see you come in for a dental visit.
To request an appointment, call our office directly at (707) 745-8002 to get set up with an appointment time and date to come in to our office for a dental visit. In our office, you become a part of our family and every time you come into our office, you'll know what it feels like to receive great personalized dentistry in a comfortable atmosphere and where everyone knows your name and dental history. A brand new way of experiencing dentistry is just a click or call away!
Tammy - Office Manager/RDA
Tammy started with Carquinez Dental Group in 2006 as a Registered Dental Assistant and is now the Office Manager. She graduated from Diablo Valley College's Dental Assisting program in 2005. Tammy is a Benicia native who enjoys kickboxing, weight training, and spending time with her husband, her kids, and her friends.
Kerrie - Patient Coordinator
Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 1986. Kerrie was born and raised in Vallejo and has lived locally all her life, she is a true “California Girl". She likes reading, taking drives to the beach and doing local adventures, as well as travel when the opportunity arises! She also likes to cook, take long walks and spend time with family and grandchildren.
Carolina - Patient Coordinator
Carolina started with Carquinez Dental Group in December 2017. She is our Patient/Hygiene Coordinator. She enjoys traveing, spending time with family, and she loves to work out.
Arlene - Patient Coordinator
Arlene started at Carquinez Dental Group in July 2019. She enjoys spending time with her family, going to concerts, and sharing seasonal traditions with her grandchildren.
Kelly - RDH
Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 1994. Graduated from Texas Woman’s University, Texas. Likes to run, travel, hike, camp, gardening & dancing.
Kari - RDH
Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 1999. Graduated from Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill 1995. Resides in Benicia.
Tara - RDH
Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 2000. Graduated from Dental Hygiene School at Taft College. Tara is married and has 2 children. Plays volleyball with the Benicia City League. Likes to go to the movies and just hang out with friends.
Sara - RDH
Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 2005. Graduated from Diablo Valley College in Dental Hygiene 2004. Sara is married and they have one son, Matthew. She enjoys photography and scrap booking.
Matthew - RDH
Matthew returned to Carquinez Dental Group in 2016 after graduating from Dental Hygiene School at Diablo Valley College in 2013. He is married and has 2 children. His likes and interests include spending time with family and friends, outdoor activities, music, cars, and rooting for the San Francisco Giants.
Zoila - RDAEF
Expanded Functions works with Dr. Houston and Dr. Singh. Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 1981. Attended Solano Junior College and graduated from the Solano Regional Occupational Program for Dental Assisting. Obtained her EF (expanded functions) certificate from University of California at San Francisco. Zoila is originally from El Salvador Central America. She enjoys camping, hiking and jet skiing with her family. She loves long walks with her dogs, Molly and Gracie. She also enjoys reading and knitting.
Laura - RDAEF
Expanded Functions, works with Dr. Houston and Dr. Singh. Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 1997. Graduated from Reedley College. Loves Jazzercise and reading.
Lily - RDA
Chair side assistant for Dr. Shafer. Has been with Carquinez Dental Group since 2003. Graduated from Western Career College in 2000. Lily loves her job and working with Dr. Shafer. She enjoys working with all the employees in the group too!
Mashell - DA
Bio Coming Soon!