Meet The Team
Michele – Office Manager & Registered Dental Hygienist
Michele has been working as a dental Hygienist for Dr. Hashimoto since 2006. While her entire career has been dedicated to this office, hygiene is not where she started in the dental field. In 1998 she worked part-time as a dental assistant in sterilization while attending school.
Michele is also the office manager, working in the multiple facets of dentistry at Dr. Hashimoto’s has given her a great appreciation for the hard work it takes to provide the best care possible for our wonderful patients. Over the years, our patients have become a second family to Michele. She always looks forward to catching up with patients. When she is not in the office you will find her spending time with her family and loved ones. They love to travel and spend quality time together.
Lisa – Business Administrator
Lisa is our front desk associate. She began her dental profession as Registered Dental Assistant in 2001 with Western Career College. Her constant passion and knowledge for taking care of patients and their dental needs has led her to the business side of Dentistry. Committing to help our patients understand their dental treatment and the use of their insurance is most important. Easing the stress and tension that may come with learning about dental insurance, Lisa is able make this transition with ease. Her goal is to always give our patients the best customer service and leave with a smile on their face. Keeping a personal touch with our patients allows them to feel at ease and most comfortable with their dental visits.
Lisa currently lives in Sacramento by the American River where she loves to raft, hike, bike and enjoy any water sports. She has one son that is attending college here in Sacramento. Friends and family, she enjoys trips and vacationing with them. She is also an advocate to staying health and just living life to the fullest.
Cheryl – Registered Dental Hygienist
Cheryl is one of our Registered Dental Hygienist for over 9 years. She has been an RDH since 2000. Her start in the dental field working in the front office was in the bay area, then became a Dental Assistant. In the mean times she had 3 children and went back to school to become a Dental Hygienist. She graduated Diablo Valley College hygiene program in 2008 and loves her profession. The commitment to her patients and the dental care given is the best care we give to our patients. Cheryl strive to stay up to date with all oral dental knowledge to help continuous education to our patients.
Cheryl currently resides with her husband and five children in Tracy, CA. Outdoor activities with her family is one of her favorite things she enjoys during her time off.
Alley – Registered Dental Assistant
Alley is our main RDA that works side by side with Dr. Hashimoto while he renders various treatments. She’s been in the dental field since 2009 and loves her profession. Alley’s philosophy is to care for you and your dental needs at all times. Her vast knowledge in the dental field allows patients to feel comfortable during their procedures. She feels that every person deserves to leave with a positive experience to remember, Alley is glad to be a part of that experience.
Alley’s time off she enjoys spending time with friends, family and her “fur baby” Lady. She also does a lot of traveling to new places and loves to try new things.