Meet Our Team

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Debbie, RDHEF
Dental Hygienist, Laser Certified

Debbie joined the practice as an experienced Dental Hygienist in 1984. She earned her degree in dental hygiene with expanded functions from Cerritos College and continues to develop her knowledge and skills by attending various accredited dental hygiene courses, seminars, and by reading about the advances in dental technology in journals. Debbie is conscientious and highly skilled at performing routine cleanings as well as more comprehensive periodontal procedures. Her pleasant personality, gentle mannerisms and quiet nature are comforting to her patients. Debbie has established a rapport with many of her patients who feel more like friends and family.




Marty, RDHEF
Dental Hygienist, Laser Certified

Marty is the newest member of the Oak Tree Dental Team, but she is not new to us; Marty worked with Dr. Lipat several years ago at another office where Dr. Lipat was an associate dentist. She brings a lot of experience to Oak Tree Dental, having graduated from USC’s Dental Hygiene Program 40 years ago. Marty continues learning new techniques and treatments by taking several dental hygiene courses annually allowing her to provide patients with the highest level of care. Marty is detailed, gentle, and loves to educate her patients. She has a warm, fun personality, and enjoys getting to know her patients. Marty has 2 daughters and 5 grandchildren whom she loves to spend her free time with.




Laura, RDA
Registered Dental Assistant

Laura is well trained in both front and back office. Laura is a dedicated, friendly, lovely person who is always available to help or answer any questions you may have. She attends a variety of continuing education courses that keeps her up to date with dentistry. Laura moved from Mexico to San Diego at a very young age and kept her knowledge of the Spanish language. She has a twin sister and a large family, which keeps her busy with many fun activities. She is married with two beautiful little girls.