OUR Dental STAFFEach member of our dental staff is highly trained and committed to providing the best dental health care possible.
I joined the Valencia Family Dental in December 2016. I have been in the dental field for 36 years. I moved to New Mexico in 1998 from Indiana. I have been married for 47 years and have a son and daughter, 3 grandchildren and one great grandchild .
Shayna went to dental assisting school in 2009 and started working front desk when she started at Valencia Family Dental in 2011. Shayna is always willing to help explain your insurance benefits and treatment plans.
Born and raised in New Mexico, some of her hobbies include archery, shooting, snowboarding, and spending time with her amazing husband and son. Things that are important to Shayna are her family, God and her country.
My name is Crystal Martinez. I was born and raised in Albuquerque. I have been a patient coordinator/dental assistant for about 15 years now. I have a 15 year old son and I help take care of my grandparents. I love to cook, bake, read and spend time with my son and friends.
Hi my name is Josette. I joined Valencia Family Dental in Mya 2012. I graduated earning a bachelor’s
degree at the University of New Mexico Dental Hygiene program in 2004. I am a dedicated Dental
Hygienist with extensive experience providing expert dental treatment, exceptional patient skills
focused on oral hygiene treatment and care as well as preventative management.
Hi my name is Javy. I recently graduated from Pima’s Dental Assisting Program. I enjoy driving, off-roading, and going on long road trips. I love being in the mountains and camping. Some of my favorite places are Sandia Mountains, Tome hill and the River Park.
Hi my name is Julz for short. I was born and raised in Los Lunas. I graduated dental assisting school in
April 2017. My favorite part about dental assisting is helping people and making them feel confident in
their smile. Outside of the office I enjoy being in the mountains, fishing and spending time with my
Hi, I am Kelly. I have been a Dental Assistant for over 13 years. I enjoy working with my patients and
helping them maintain a beautiful smile. I love taking extra continuing education courses to keep up
with the latest dental techniques and materials. I have two children Mya and Jude, who I love spending
time with. We spend most of our time outdoors, trying to stay active and at sporting events.
Originally I am from northern New Mexico, graduated from the University of New
Mexico. I enjoy the outdoors and traveling with my girlfriend. Biking, snowboarding,
and walking our dog are all great hobbies I enjoy.
What I enjoy most about being a dental hygienist is that I get to help make a
difference in my patient’s health. It is very satisfying seeing my patients improve on
their oral health. Working at Valencia family dental has been a wonderful
opportunity and I enjoy everyone.
I attended UNM and received my dental hygiene degree. I’ve been a dental hygienist for several years
and joined the Valencia team in December of 2018. When I am not working I enjoy reading, going to the
gym and watching sports.
My name is Jeannette. I have 3 children and 12 grandchildren. I love the Dallas Cowboys. I graduated
from Dental Assisting School in 2005 and have been assisting ever since.