Justine Long, RDAEF
Registered Dental Assistant Extended Functions
Justine is originally from Northern California and has lived in Chula Vista for over 25 years. She has 20 years of experience as an RDA and just finished up her RDH EF Certificate with plans to take the boards for certification in the near future.
She not only is an RDA and continuing her education but also a licensed massage therapist who would like to incorporate massage into dentistry, which are plans in the upcoming months.
When Justine is not at work, you can find her entertaining her three children and lovable three-year-old labradoodle, Skye. She loves to keep her family healthy, active, and making memories. Some of her favorite hobbies include cooking, reading, and enjoying the outdoors.
Justine is passionate about patients whole well being and strives to make patients comfortable in the dental office.
Amanda Codde, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist
Amanda obtained her dental hygiene degree from Concorde College in 2013 and her dental assisting degree in 2009.
She was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area but has now calls San Diego home for the past 16 years. She loves to see live music and anything outdoors. In her free time, she likes to ride her bike, go on hikes, hang out with her dogs, and enjoy the beautiful beach snorkeling or paddle boarding.
Amanda believes that staying up to date on current technology and continuing her education with attending classes and doing scientific research is very important. She is great at relating to her patients on a personal level and passionate about educating them to help maintain and improve their oral health.
Evelyn Colon, RDA
Registered Dental Assistant
Eve is of Peurto Rican Honduran decent born in Massachusetts, moved to Atlanta and eventually found herself in America's Finest City.
With 8 years of Dental experience she just received her RDA and plans to keep going working towards her RDAEF and eventually working towards being a Dental Hygienist.
Eve is bilingual and loves to walk her little Shitzu Ice around Ocean Beach. Eve also loves staying healthy by working out, water activities, dancing and sports. Eve also loves traveling, cooking and art projects.
If you're downtown on the weekends you can find Eve "moonlighting" as a bartender at a very nice Carribean restaurant.
Rebeccah Harr, DA
Rebeccah is a South Texas native and is from a small barrier island on the Gulf Coast. She moved to Ocean Beach with her husband Travis in October of 2018 to chase his dream of adventure and bigger surf.
Becca, as we kindly refer to her loves children and is our resident nanny for our wee little patients.
Rebeccah is also a licensed Esthetician.
Rebeccah has been with Dr. Yamada since December 2018, and is currently studying to take her test for her RDA.
Nathaly Estremera, C.A.
Nathaly is a native San Diegan. She grew up in the South Bay but knows the beautiful city at heart. She just recently graduated from Hilltop Senior High in Chula Vista, and is now attending South Western College to pursue an A.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene. She then plans on receiving her bachelor's degree in Health Communications.
Nathaly played field hockey in high school and was in Girl Scouts for 10 years. In her free time she likes to go on adventures and explore the city, oftentimes you'll find her taking trips to Disneyland. She enjoys hiking at sunrise, shopping, baking and spending time with her two lovely Maltipoos.
She is excited to expand her knowledge in the dental field, and eventually pursuing a career in dental hygiene.
Kianna Caspillo, C.A.
Kianna grew up in Tracy, a small town in Northern California, about 60 miles east of San Francisco. She moved to San Diego for college and is now a 4th year Pre-Dental Biology major at San Diego State University. She plans on going to dental school to one day become a cosmetic dentist, herself.
Kianna enjoys cooking, working out, sewing, arts & crafts, singing, surfing, and travelling. In her free time she likes to explore San Diego for new restaurants and relax on the beach. She comes from a Hawaiian background, is very family oriented, and loves children.
She is excited to explore her passion for dentistry, get to know all of our patients, and learn more about the industry before heading off to dental school.
Front Office Clinical Assistant
Dawne grew up in upstate NY, 30 miles from the Canadian border (SNOW).
She graduated from Augusta Area Technical School in Augusta, GA for nursing in 1979 and SDCC 2000 with her AA in Liberal Arts.
Dawne joined our staff in November 2018 after seeking a change from being in local media. Dawne has a wealth of knowledge in the medical field, marketing, public relations, and office management.
She lives here in Ocean Beach where both of her children graduated from Point Loma HS and considers OB home. Dawne’s hobbies include horseback riding, yoga, sailing, yarn spinning and crafting. Dawne is an excellent cook, and if you happen to stop by our booth during the Chili Fest, make sure you check out her Vegan Chili!