To our team:
We are committed to the hiring and development of the finest individuals in dentistry and rely on our knowledge, dedication, and energy to provide superior service. Our quality and performance are based on teamwork and communication and we provide continuing education for personal and professional growth.
Dr. Pauline Pham Wong
Dr. Pauline Pham Wong was born and raised in Southern California. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine and a Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the prestigious University of Southern California. She takes advanced training courses each year in order to sharpen her skills and keep up with the latest developments in dentistry. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and the Tri-County Dental Association.
Fun fact: Dr. Pham has a black belt in Taekwondo.
Dr. Sharon Sotto-Fontejon who grew up in Chicago. She has enjoyed living with her family in California since she was 11 years old. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the prestigious University of Southern California. Dr. Sotto was placed on the Dean's list for the entire 4 years of dental school. She takes advanced training courses each year in order to sharpen her skills and keep up with the latest developments in dentistry. She is an active member of the American Dental Association and the California Dental Association. Dr. Sotto is happily married, with two wonderful sons.
Fun Fact: Dr. Sotto is a big Disney fan. So much that she and her husband got married at Disneyland's grand ballroom!
Dr. Jimmy Pham, Endodontist
Dr. Jimmy Pham, DDS, was born and raised in Southern California. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2003. Dr. Jimmy received a D.D.S. from University Of Southern California School of Dentistry in 2007 and a certificate in endodontics from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2015. Dr. Jimmy participates in the California Dental Society, the American Dental Society and the American Association of Endodontics.
Fun Fact: Dr. Jimmy enjoys traveling and sports.
Dr. Kim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychobiology from UCLA. He then attended the University of California, San Francisco(UCSF) School of Dentistry and graduated among the top of his class with a Doctor of Dental Surgery(DDS) degree. Dr. Kim then embarked upon the final phase of his education at the University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine, where he studied alongside world leaders to receive his advanced specialty certification in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. While at the University of Colorado, Dr. Kim's innovative research also earned him a Master of Science(MSD) degree in Dentistry. Throughout the course of his entire education, Dr. Kim received numerous awards and honors for his academic excellence and superior patient care. Dr. Kim is Board Certified and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, a distinction achieved by only a select few practicing orthodontists.
Fun fact: Dr. Kim was born in Illinois, but has lived most of his life in Southern California. He enjoys hiking, skiing, surfing, and playing guitar.
Our Hygiene Team
Sarah Vanginkel - Registered Dental Hygienist
Sarah has been practicing dental hygiene since 2005 and has been an employee of Eagle Glen Dental since 2009. Sarah enjoys educating her patients on how to maintain optimal oral health. On her spare time Sarah loves spending time with her son and husband, reading various novels and doing crafts.
Fun fact: Sarah enjoys snowboarding, crafting, reading and is obsessed with Harry Potter and mermaids!
Melissa Bills - Registered Dental Hygienist
Melissa has been with Eagle Glen Dental since graduating hygiene school in 2012. When you meet Melissa you will get lost in her BIG blue eyes. Melissa loves being a Hygienist and speaks with conviction when educating her patients and informing them of all the latest products. When Melissa isn’t cleaning your pearly whites she is spending quality time with her husband and three kids.
Fun fact: Melissa performed at the Super Bowl in San Diego in 2004.
Kaitlynn Torres - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kaitlynn has been in the dental field for over 8 years. Prior to obtaining her Dental Hygiene degree, Kaitlynn started off as a Registered Dental Assistant at Eagle Glen Dental for 4 years. Kaitlynn is always laughing with her patients and always see's the brighter side of things. When she is not cracking up with our patients, Kaitlynn enjoys listening to music and spending time with her husband, her son and her 2 four legged kids.
Fun fact: Kaitlynn has an identical twin sister. Kaitlynn is loving mommy life with her baby boy!
Sharon Sanchez - Registered Dental Assistant, Hygiene Coordinator
Our Front Office Team
Rosary Reyes-Patrona - Office Manager, Registered Dental Assistant
Dezirrae Licea - Front Office Concierge & Registered Dental Assistant
Karla Salgado - Front Office Treatment Coordinator & Insurance Coordinator
Karla was born and raised in the heart of Corona. She started her journey in the dental field in 2012. She has been a team player of Eagle Glen Dental since 2019. Karla enjoys having a close relationship with her patients and making sure she answers all of their concerns. During her free time Karla enjoys spending the day with my mom and little brother.
Fun fact: Karla used to have a dog phobia but recently conquered her fear and became a dog mom.
Our Back Office Team
Moi Gonzalez - Registered Dental Assistant
Moi started his dental career here at Eagle Glen Dental in 2009. He is presently expanding his education to become a Dentist. Moi is currently a Pre-Medical student at University of La Verne studying for his Bachelor of Sciences and is currently applying at dental schools! Besides his experience and passion for dentistry, you can always count on Moi to uplift his patients and team members with his contagious laugh and grand personality!
Fun fact: Eagle Glen Dental is Moi's first job ever!
Mariline has been in the dental field since 2012. She has been with Eagle Glen Dental since 2015. Mariline always has a smile on her face. During her free time, she enjoys hiking and outdoor activities with her husband and two kids!
Fun fact: Mariline LOVES summer time but hates being in the sun!
Zach started off as an Eagle Glen Dental patient. He was fasinated with dentistry that he decided to go to Dental Assisting School. Shortly after, Zach obtained his Registered Dental Assisting license within a year working at Eagle Glen Dental. Zach enjoys every aspect of dentistry; from assisting with our Endodontist to making sure each patient is taken care of and smiling at each visit. During Zach's spare time, he enjoys hiking, and spending time with his girlfriend.
Fun fact: Zach's favorite snack is Hot Cheetos and LOVES Halloween season!
Alexis Magellon - Registered Dental Assistant
Alexis has been in the dental field since 2015. She has always wanted to work in the dental field since she was a little girl because the dentist and the assistants were always so nice to her and she wanted to give that same care to others. Alexis love being there for the patients and watching them leave with a smile on their face. On her spare time Alexis enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.
Fun facts : Alexis whistled a whole song in a talent show once . Alexis is also afraid of heights but I loves to ride on rollercoasters!
Tammy Williams - Registered Dental Assistant
Tammy originated from the beautiful island of Barbados where her dental career began, upon moving to California she gave up dentistry. She took some time off to be with her family and get acquainted with this new world. Eventually she went back to dental school in 2008 and has never looked back since. She enjoys getting to know each patient and providing a personal touch for each patient encounter. Tammy appreciates the team approach to providing the highest level of care possible, and always willing to go the extra mile for her patients. She loves to travel especially when it’s time to visit home (Barbados) where she spends time with her family there.
Fun Fact: Springtime is her favorite time of the year, flowers bloom and trees blossom. Amazing weather.