OUR TEAM, FAMILY AND PARTNERS
WORK, PROGRESS AND PASSION.
Our common mission is to provide high quality dental care as well as a unique experience to every patient.
Dr. Helmbold is a board certified dentist and brings a wealth of Prosthodontic experience and unbridled passion to the dental profession. She is a proud graduate of the University of Dental Medicine in La Plata, Argentina. In 2003 she began her Master and postgraduate program in Prosthodontic and Oral Rehabilitation under the direction of a world recognized dentist, Dr Anibal Alonzo. In 2005, Dr Alonzo invited Dr Helmbold to work with him in his practice. He became her mentor and she became a part of his team in the Master Course as an Assistant Professor. In 2011 she decided to start the two years International program to become a dentist in the U.S. She completed her boards at the University of Pacific Dental School in San Francisco in May 2012.
Along with her proven skills, she is a well-respected clinical lecturer and experienced instructor for Oral Rehabilitation. She has lectured in Spain, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay, and Argentina. In October 2012 Dr Helmbold joined Dr Fernandez in their private practice. Both united by the passion they share for dentistry and the pursuit of excellence in the treatments they provide to their patients.
Dr Fernandez was born and raised in Argentina. After graduating from The National University of Cordoba, School of Dentistry in 1998 he relocated to California and became a board certified dentist in 2003. Driven by his dedication for Dentistry he completed his Post graduate in Prosthodontics and Oral Rehabilitation under the instruction of world renowned Dentist, Dr Anibal Alonzo and his now wife Dr Helmbold. With guidance from prominent dental experts, he continues to expand his knowledge by taking additional courses in Bone and Periodontal Regeneration, Implants and Dental Aesthetics.
His extensive educational background has laid a strong professional foundation that allows him to provide each patient with personalized and modern dental care. Dentistry has become more than just a profession for Dr Fernandez; it is something he takes great pride in.
With experience in different aspects of dentistry Ilda brings an array of knowledge to our office. Her organization skills and personal drive have allowed her to excel to a management position very early in her career. She is always ready to welcome you to our office, answer your concerns, help with your insurance questions, as well as financial arrangements. She is committed to building a foundation of trust to provide every patient with a standard of excellence in personalized dental care.
As a scheduling coordinator Kathy brings over 25 years of dental experience giving her broad knowledge of Dentistry. She is one of the first faces you meet and most likely your primary contact when you call. Kathy enjoys greeting our patients, as well as assisting them coordinate their busy schedules for appointments. She has been part of our Dental family since 2007.
Nina has been in the Dental field since 2001 and at our office since 2007. She earned her Dental Hygiene Degree at Chabot College in Hayward, Ca in addition to a Bachelors Degree in Communication. She feels particularly rewarded as a Dental Hygienist when she is able to educate patients on Periodontal Disease and its prevention. She takes pride in her job and actively continues to pursue her education to keep up to date with what is new in dentistry. Helping our patients change their perception of dentistry as well as improving their oral health is something she finds extremely rewarding.
Tiffany graduated from Western Career College in 2008 with an Associates Degree in General Education in addition to her Dental Assistant Certification. Her many years of experience in dentistry as well as her dedication to the prompt attention, comfort, and care of every patient makes her a vital part of our team.