Meet Our Team

meet our team
team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our office.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 
judy

Judy

Office Manager / Treatment Coordinator

Judy, the office quarterback, oversees all aspects of the practice, from the coordination of treatment plans for both new and existing patients to insurance billing. With our office since 1999, she has more than 28 years of experience in the dental field. Judy is here to help our patients achieve their smile goals and give the best possible treatment options to fit their needs and budgets. Judy finds great satisfaction in getting to know our patients on a personal level.

Along with her husband of 31 years, she has two boys in college. Her favorite activities include traveling, cooking, entertaining her friends and family, and caring for her parents.

 

courtney

COURTNEY

FRONT DESK COORDINATOR/APPOINTMENT SCHEDULER

Courtney joined our practice in 2015 and is an amazing addition to our team. Patients who call the office will have the pleasure of speaking to Courtney for all their dental needs.  Courtney brings laughter to the office and the patients love her calm demeanor when scheduling appointments.

Recently married, Courtney enjoys spending time cooking and traveling with her husband Jose.

 
kerry

Kerry

Registered Dental Assistant

Kerry graduated from Lawton School for Medical and Dental Assistants in Encino, CA in 1985, and joined our practice in 1988. As a chairside assistant and implant coordinator, she helps Dr. Pytlik with many aspects of patient care. Kerry enjoys getting to know our patients, and making them laugh and feel comfortable while in our presence. She greatly appreciates working with our family-oriented team, all sharing the common dedicated goal of helping our patients with their assorted dental needs.

Kerry and her husband of 28 years, Thomas, have a teenage son named Chandler. She enjoys going for walks, helping her husband with his deli--and that's no bologna--dancing, rollerblading at Mission Bay, and entertaining friends and family.

 

vanessa

VANESSA

Dental Assistant

Vanessa joined our practice in 2015; Originally from Columbia we are happy Vanessa chose to live in San Diego and join our team.  Vanessa enjoys working with patients and making them feel comfortable.  She is very dedicated to her patients and her career.

In her free time Vanessa spends time with her friends and enjoys Zumba.

 
myreen

Myreen

Registered Dental Hygienist

Myreen has been with our team since March 2008. As a dental hygienist, Myreen is dedicated to the prevention of dental diseases by combining modern technology with hands-on patient care, while keeping on top of the latest educational findings. Through gentle yet thorough cleanings, hygienic coaching and encouragement, she helps her patients make great strides in improving and maintaining their oral hygiene. On a daily basis, Myreen strives to create positive experiences with every patient.

A proud United States Marine Corps wife, Myreen loves to take her dog, Henry, for long walks with her husband Jason.  She also enjoys listening to music, dancing and hosting fun family gatherings.

 
jocelyn

Jocelyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jocelyn has been with our team since February 2008.  Jocelyn helps our patients improve and maintain their overall dental health by performing thorough patient examinations scoping out signs of periodontal disease, cleaning teeth, providing other preventive dental care, and educating patients on ways to keep good oral health.  Jocelyn, along with our entire team, is dedicated to providing our patients with quality dental care and services to make their visits as comfortable as possible.

Jocelyn has a wonderful husband Brian, twins Audrina and Devin and daughter Ava that keep her very busy. She spends her free time volunteering at her kids’ school, taking trips to Disneyland, and spending quality time with family and friends.