Meet the McElroy Smiles By Design Team in Encinitas, CA
Susan, Dental Director
“We get to see the changing and creating of new smiles for our patients. This opportunity changes everyone’s life!”
Susan has been in dentistry for over 30 years. She graduated from Bryan Institute and attended Missouri Western State College. Patients appreciate her knowledge and guidance on all aspects of their dental health and needs. Susan enjoys time with her husband, Jaime, as well as gardening, swimming, and public speaking.
Charisse, Senior Registered Dental Assistant
“I have worked with Dr. McElroy for several years and truly appreciate his commitment to excellence and being his assistant.”
Charisse has been in the dental field for over 15 years. She attended New Mexico State University before moving to San Diego in 2000. She enjoys building firm and genuine relationships with her patients. Charisse enjoys hiking, running, and going to the beach. She has a son who constantly amazes her and is the joy of her life.
Madison, Registered Dental Assistant
“I feel privileged to work with a team that changes lives one smile at a time.”
Madison has been in the dental field for over a year. She attended San Diego Certifications. Madison loves building lasting and meaningful relationships with her patients. Patient care is her number one priority; she strives to make every patient feel calm and comfortable. Madison enjoys hiking in the mountains with her dog, road trips, and photography.
Sean, Registered Dental Hygienist
“I love to see people smiling from the bottom of their heart, that’s why I enjoy helping patients maintain their beautiful smiles.”
Sean graduated from Concorde College and he received the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award. He has a genuine passion for providing patients with the optimal level of oral health care. He always ensures his patients leave his room with a smile on their face. Sean enjoys cycling, hiking, swimming, and spending time with his family and friends.
Ezzie, Registered Dental Hygienist
“As my patient, you can expect to be treated with a gentle hand and a big smile. My goal as a hygienist is to provide preventative care and to exceed my patient’s expectations.”
Ezzie received her degree from the University of Bridgeport in 2002. She earned a place on the University of Bridgeport President’s List. Ezzie now has 27 years of dental experience. She strives for a positive patient experience and collaborative care plans for optimal health. Ezzie enjoys traveling, hiking, riding, walking, and going on family adventures.
Christina, Patient Coordinator
“As Patient Coordinator, I want to ensure that every patient receives the best care and attention so they have a great dental experience.”
Christina was born and raised in Carlsbad. She has worked with many people needing special mental and health services in San Diego county. Christina loves spending time with her three children and enjoying their soccer games.
Dannon, Registered Dental Hygienist
“I am committed to providing high quality care and education to each and every one of my patients to maintain healthy oral hygiene.”
Dannon graduated from Loma Linda University with her B.S in Dental Hygiene. She actively is a part of dental missionary work all over the world to provide treatment and education to underserved communities.
Her hobbies are fitness, playing sports and spending quality time with family and friends.