Meet our Dental Team in Santa Maria, CA


Appointment Coordinator/Financial Arrangements

Tamie has worked for Dr. Riforgiate since 1990 as both a Registered Dental Assistant and Receptionist. She graduated from Allan Hancock College with an Associate Degree in Dental Assisting. Tamie will help you understand your treatment options and methods of payment.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Brigette graduated from Oxnard College as a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a specialist in non-surgical periodontal therapy. Brigette looks forward to helping you achieve a healthy mouth.


Dental Assistant

Sue graduated from the Allan Hancock College Dental Assisting program. She worked with us previously and has now returned to Santa Maria after living out of state for several years. We are ecstatic to have her back in the fold. Sue will help you with your dental treatment and understanding your options.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Terry graduated from Taft College Dental Hygiene program fulfilling a professional dream of being a hygienist after working as an assistant for many years. Terry will happily educate you in the best practices for your oral hygiene.