Meet The Team
Here at Brentwood Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Center, we strive to provide the highest quality of care and education to each and every patient, and treat them with the compassion we would have with our own family. We believe that through educating our patients about their options they can make informed decisions about their treatment. Each team member has taken immense pride in what they do and have continued their education in Basic Life Support (BLS). We are dedicated to staying up to date on all aspects of oral & maxillofacial surgery advancements.
Taylor, Bonnie, Janece, Pearl, Jennifer, Heather, Jamie, Tina, Dr. Deragopian
Our surgical staff goes through extensive training to meet our standard of care. Our team consists of caring and dedicated professionals who want to ensure that each and every patient is treated as though they are our own family. Our surgical team is certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant (OMSA), allowing them to provide and promote safe standards for supportive dental anesthesia care.
From your initial phone call where you will encounter our experienced front office team who strive to ensure that our patients are treated with the utmost care. They will navigate you through our scheduling process and prepare you for your initial consultation, where you will meet with the doctor and assistants to discuss your treatment options.
Jenece ~ Treatment Coordinator
As our Treatment Coordinator, Janece’s job is to give primary attention to providing an optimal experience for new patients who visit the practice. While maintaining alignment between the patient’s interdisciplinary treatment plan and the services that are delivered to them at each appointment. Janece also works closely with her colleagues in the practice as well as with referring practices as needed, to support the goals of the practice and patient treatment needs, while managing the schedule effectively.
Janece has been in the Dental field for 30+ years, starting in General Dentistry in Discovery Bay as an RDA and shifted to a primarily administrative position before joining the Brentwood Oral Surgery team in 2019.
She is a native to the Bay Area and has lived in Brentwood for 32 years. When she is away from the office, Janece enjoys spending time with her husband, two adult sons, and her two grandchildren. You can find her around town enjoying her walks or out on the Delta paddle boarding.
Tina ~ Treatment Coordinator
As our Treatment Coordinator, Tina’s job is to give primary attention to providing an optimal experience for new patients who visit the practice. While maintaining alignment between the patient’s interdisciplinary treatment plan and the services that are delivered to them at each appointment. Tina also works closely with her colleagues in the practice as well as with referring practices as needed, to support the goals of the practice and patient treatment needs, while managing the schedule effectively.
Tina began her career in the medical field with training in medical assisting at Boston Reed. From there, she transitioned into oral surgery. She is bringing over 13 years of oral surgery assisting and administrative knowledge to our practice.
Away from the office Tina enjoys spending time with her two adult sons, her teenage daughter, and her pre-teen daughter. Tina is a native to Brentwood and graduated from Liberty High School. Go Lions! When she is not going on road trips to the beach with her kids, you can find her enjoying her alone time relaxing or hanging out with friends.
Heather ~ Insurance Coordinator
As our Insurance Coordinator, Heather is our patient advocate serving as a liaison between our dental practice and your dental benefits company. She prides herself in learning your plan and maximizing your benefits. Heather specializes in both dental and medical insurance.
Heather has a long history in the dental field obtaining her assistant training at Western Career College and becoming a licensed Registered Dental Assistant. She continued her training to receive her Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant certifications. Her goal is to educate you on your dental benefits, answer any questions you have regarding your procedure, and help you prepare you for your upcoming treatment.
Away from the office, Heather enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, their dogs, and family. When she is not out being adventurous on her motorcycle, you may find her at home binge watching Netflix shows such as The Flash, The Arrow, or The Punisher. Her family enjoys taking frequent Harley rides up to the mountains visiting their cabin and the coast. If you would like a recommendation on the best dental care, Heather’s quick to brag on Brentwood Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center. Her next favorite recommendation is what roads to travel on a Harley and when to ride.