Meet The Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

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In the dental field for 30 years, and with Dr. Pinedo for the last 15 as the Office Manager, Rosie enjoys every day with the Pinedo team. She puts her years of experience into helping patients with any questions and inquiries regarding in-house financing.

Rosie also speaks fluent Spanish, and starts every day with energy, enthusiasm and expertise in making sure every office visit is easy to pay for. - Bienvenidos!


Barbara has been on the Pinedo team for over 20 years. She has always liked the dental field and takes special joy in meeting patients and getting to know their whole families. Quick to embrace the latest techniques, she enjoys watching the profession evolve and improve.

Barbara thinks of the Pinedo team as a big family, and that feeling extends to our patients as well.


Carla has been a practicing Dental Hygienist for over 20 years. She earned her degree from the University of NY, but is sure that California is the place to be. On the Pinedo team for over 10 years, she feels privileged to not only treat, but to get to know her patients.

She loves her work and makes it a point to convey the importance of periodontal health and it's direct relation to overall wellness.


Born in Asia and raised in Central America, Weini is uniquely suited to work as a Dental Hygienist in a busy Los Angeles area practice.

Fluent in Chinese, Spanish and English, Weini communicates the Pinedo difference across the language barrier. 

Joining the Pinedo team upon graduation in 2005, Weini loves to meet new patients and takes a personal interest in making sure that every patient leaves her chair with sparkling teeth and a confident smile.


Sue graduated from University of California Riverside with a degree in Biology and, thereafter, earned her AAS degree in dental hygiene at Cerritos College.

She is married with two beautiful teenagers and has been practicing dental hygiene for 23 years.

Sue prides herself in providing a positive dental experience for each and every patient. This entails not only providing high-quality professional cleaning with a gentle touch but also establishing a strong connection with her patients which is the most rewarding aspect of being a dental hygienist to her.


Mary has been the Pinedo team's Office Treatment Coordinator for 20 years and still looks forward to helping patients every day. She takes pride in her refined communication skills and dedication to superior customer service.

She stays active outside of the office with cooking, reading, bike riding and spending time with her husband and grandchildren.

She particularly enjoys meeting new patients and getting them started on the path toward a bright and healthy smile.


Sandra has been working in dentistry for over 30 years. Starting as a back office assistant, she is now exclusively front office and has been working with Dr. Pinedo for over 2 years as the office Treatment Coordinator. "It is always gratifying to see patients who come in nervous and uncertain about their treatment, leave with a whole new outlook and a beautiful smile."

Sandra is a Torrance native and a single parent to an adult son.


CeCe has been the Pinedo teams' Senior Administrator, Hygiene Coordinator and Marketer for over 7 years. Originally from Santa Cruz, Ca, CeCe moved to L.A. where she first became interested in dentistry after working for an oral surgeon. She loves helping new patients, especially ones with dental anxiety. "What I like most about working for Dr. Pinedo is the compassion of the office. Each patient is treated with kindness and high-quality care that fits their individual needs.

I am extremely happy to be a part of a team that not only treats patients, but improves their quality of life."

CeCe's goals include ensuring each patient leaves the office feeling well taken care of, with the confidence to smile at every moment.