Languages: English, Russian, Spanish
We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Michelle is a native of San Diego and started working in the dental field in 1993. She has worked with Dr. Lotzof since 1995. Michelle enjoys interaction with patients, especially helping them with the financial part of their orthodontic treatment. She lives in Santee with her wonderful husband and pets. Michelle enjoys spending time with friends, traveling, concerts, and camping in her spare time.
Wendy has been working in the dental field since 1996, and has been working with Dr. Lotzof since 2005. She started as a back office assistant and now works as a treatment coordinator. She enjoys combining her front and back office knowledge to help guide patients through the orthodontic process. Wendy loves spending time with her husband and their two beautiful daughters. They enjoy spending time in the great outdoors camping, hiking, and snorkeling.
Cindy has been working in the dental field since 1980. She started as a back office dental assistant and now works as a treatment coordinator. With her experience in the orthodontic field she is able to guide patients with their treatment plan. Cindy enjoys getting to know her patients and making them feel welcomed. Cindy lives in San Diego with her husband and their golden retriever. She loves to spend time with her family, especially her 3 granddaughters. She also enjoys going to the YMCA, walking her dog, and traveling with her husband.
Ellen is originally from Moscow, Russia. She has been working in the dental field since 1994 and has worked for Dr. Lotzof since 2005. Ellen is a Registered Dental Assistant and her main goal is to make sure her patients have an enjoyable and pleasant orthodontic experience. She lives in San Diego with her two sons. She enjoys working out, spending time with her kids and friends and going to the theaters and museums.
Cristina has been in the dental field since 2005, working in the back office. She has been with Dr. Lotzof since 2012. She loves seeing the patients transform during the orthodontic process. The end result creates beautiful smiles and increases patient confidence. Cristina enjoys watching football, running, camping, hiking, but most of all spending time with family!
Gina has been working in the dental field since 1995. She started her career in a general dentist office but now loves to specialize in orthodontics. Gina enjoys the direct relationship she has with her patients which helps provide the best experience possible. Gina lives in Eastlake with her husband and two children. She really enjoys hiking in her spare time. “Nothing compares with getting outdoors and having a bit of fun!”
Rae was a patient of Dr. Lotzof when she was a teenager. She became interested in the dental field by going through the orthodontic process herself. After completing dental assisting school, she joined our team. Rae is a native San Diegan. She loves to be close to the beach and exploring new places to eat with friends.
Paloma has been working in the dental field since 2014 as a treatment/scheduling coordinator. She loves working in the field of orthodontics. She truly enjoys seeing patients and helping families leave our office with a smile on their face. She is the first and last smile patients get to see when visiting our office. Paloma loves spending time with her husband and enjoys routing for her kiddos basketball teams.