Meet The Team

Faviola Silva

Billing Regional Manager

My name is Faviola Silva and I was raised in Downey, California. I moved to Glendale, AZ for six years, only to return to my hometown of Southern California in 2011. I have over 10 years experience in several aspects of the dental field. I hold a degree in massage therapy, as well as physical therapy. I have two children who I enjoy taking on adventures. We love camping, hiking, fishing & traveling.

I strive to provide the best quality patient care & look forward to providing the best service to you. Your smile is my priority!

Brittany Brown


I have been in some form of dentistry since about 2011. I make it a 
point to ensure each patient receives optimal patient care.  
When I am not working I enjoy spending time with my family and our two 

Nicole Mendez

Front Office Administrator

My name is Nicole. I've been a dental assistant since 2014. My goal is to make patients feel more confident than when they first walked into a dental office. I plan on furthering my dental knowledge in Southern California . In my spare time I love being around my family. My twin brother is my best friend. I love to watch sports, travel and work out.

Darlene Vargas

Registered Dental Hygienist

Darlene has been a practicing hygienist for since 2016. She has 4 years of dental experience previously as a dental assistant and dental receptionist. She feels fulfilled when patients place their trust in her and she can help them improve and maintain their dental health. When she’s not helping patients, Darlene is loving the mom life, spending time with her daughter at the beach, Disneyland and of crafting together.

Henry Molina

Lead Dental Assistant

Hi my name is Henry I am a dental assistant here at  Long Beach Dental & Orthodontics. I love coming to work seeing the smile we bring to patients it’s well worth it. The team we have here at Long Beach Dental & Orthodontics are well experience and very good with our patient care. I have been working in this field since 2007 and I love what I do.

Flavia Real Calderon

Dental Assistant

Hello my name is Flavia, I have been a Dental Assistant since 2012, I graduated from Charter college in 2012. I love and enjoy what I do as a Dental Assistant, caring for others has always been a passion of mine. I have a family of 4 and enjoy spending quality time with them.

Julie Ybarra

Dental Assistant

Hi my name is Julie. I am a dental assistant here at Long Beach Dental & Orthodontics. I have been in the dental field since 2006. It is my passion to help other people. When I am not working I am spending time with my ten year old son. We enjoy going to the beach, playing board games, and taking road trips.

Vivian Escobedo

Lead Ortho Assistant

Hello my name is Vivian, I’ve been in the Ortho field since 2008. I love being able to see the progress of

our ortho patients. My ultimately goal is to educate our patients and parents on the importance of their monthly visitations

with our Orthodontist, in order for our team to give our patients the results desired. Besides my amazing job as an ortho supervisor assistant/coordinator on my spare time I love working out, running and to travel with my husband.

Billing Team

Ortho Team


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