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.
 
 

Lorraine Lopez
Dental Assistant

Lorraine has been a Dental Assistant for more than 20 years at one office and going to go for another 20 years with Dr. Cervantes. She values kindness, compassion, respect and treats patients that way that she would want to be treated. When not working Lorraine spends her time with family, reading and cross stitching.

 
 

Maria Mendoza
Dental Assistant

Maria has been working at Sheldon Grove Family Dental for 10 years.  She is a licensed Dentist in Mexico, and decided to get back into the dental field when her boys became school aged. She enjoys cooking and spending time with family. 

 
 
Karina Garcia

Patient Care Coordinator 

Karina has been in the dental profession for the last 11 years.  Although she was originally trained as a Dental Assistant, her passion is helping patients with coordination of their treatment and the financial aspects of their dental care. Karina enjoys taking road trips to Lake Tahoe where her and her family spend their time hiking, biking, and swimming.  Karina also enjoys a good karaoke session!!

 
 

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. 

 
 
Emily Webb

Dental Hygienist

Emily has been in dentistry for 10 years and was class president in hygiene school. She also helped organize volunteer activities. Emily focuses on positivity and kindness to bring joy to those she interacts with. Outside of work Emily is a step mom to 4 boys, enjoys crafts, working out and food.