Meet the Staff


Simone Tuitasi
Office Manager
Registered Dental Assistant

Simone is a mother of three wonderful boys and a Grandmother (GiGi) of a beautiful baby boy. Simone loves to spend time with her family, working out at Orange Theory and going out to new restaurants on the weekend. She has been in dentistry for 25 years and enjoys helping people. She believes that it is important to treat people the way you want to be treated, listen, take time and be patient

Lani Gutierrez 
Registered Dental Hygienist

Lani comes from a dental family, with her sister and sister-in-law both being hygienist. She has stayed interested in her career due to the patients that she has come to know and love over the past 34 years of being a hygienist. When Lani is not working she spends her time  acting as a short order cook to her husband and four children and enjoys giving back to the community as a Sunday school teacher.

Vernita Guerrero
Registered Dental Assistant

Vernita has been a Registered Dental Assistant for more than 13 years. When she is not working with patients she enjoys spending time and taking vacations with her family.



Nicole Waters

Patient Care Coordinator 

Nicole has been in dentistry for more than 20 years and enjoys helping patients and establishing good relationships that often turn into friendships with them. She is married and has a daughter that is a member of the Unites States Air Force. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family and time near any body of water.


Kelly Gibbs
Registered Dental Hygienist 

Kelly was born and raised right here in Elk Grove. She graduated from Sacramento City College School of Dental Hygiene in 2013. She is married with 3 children; two daughters and 1 son.  She enjoys reading, couponing, writing and playing musical instruments.