At Patrick Yoshikane DDS, we feel that our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. As one of the best dentists in Orange, CA, Dr. Yoshikane relies on his experienced and dedicated staff.
Our dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients. Our team’s dedication ensures that Dr. Yoshikane will continue to be one of the best dentists in Orange, CA.
Our experienced and motivated staff has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Transparency is one of the many reasons we continue to be one of the best dentists in Orange, CA. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. Please feel free to share with us your needs and concerns.
Dr. Yoshikane is committed to helping his patients have a greater quality of life by using the latest dental techniques to provide the highest standard of care. Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Yoshikane attended California State University Fullerton where he majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry. Subsequently, he completed his doctoral degree at Loyola University School of Dentistry in Chicago, Illinois in 1989. Continue reading…
Maria, office manager, has been in dentistry for over 30 years and has worked in all aspects of dentistry. Maria is a Fellow of the American Association of Dental office Managers and continues to expand her knowledge in dentistry by attending numerous CE courses throughout the year. She is committed to patient care and building long lasting relationships with her patients. Outside of the practice, Maria enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, traveling and sewing.
Leslie, Registered Dental Assistant and Administrative Assistant, has worked in dentistry for 26 years. She began in dentistry as a registered dental assistant (RDA) and quickly expanded her skills and managed a few dental offices. She enjoys building relationships with patients and ensuring they have the best of care. Currently, Leslie is our administrative assistant and also attending culinary school. Outside of practice, Leslie enjoys cooking, crafting, gardening, traveling, motorcycle riding and sailing.
Angelica, Registered Dental Assistant and Administrative Assistant, has been in dentistry for over 15 years. She started in dentistry as a receptionist and insurance biller. Over the years, she quickly became interested in assisting the dentist chairside. She decided to obtain her license to become a registered dental assistant (RDA). It was the best decision she ever made. She continues to expand her knowledge in order to better assist her patients. Angelica enjoys helping patients overcome their dental fears and anxiety. Away from practice, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking, and playing with her dogs.
Shirley, Registered Dental Hygienist, graduated from Cerritos College and UC Irvine with her dental hygiene degree in 2002 and Bachelor degree in Biology in 1997. She has over 25 years of experiences in dentistry, and has completed numerous continuing education classes throughout the years to stay abreast in all aspects of dentistry. Her passion is to educate patients about the importance of their oral health and how it relates to their body. Away from practice, Shirley enjoys traveling to different countries and trying out different cuisine restaurants. She also enjoys spending quality time with her son and husband doing things together.