Our Team

Our dental team works together to provide each and every patient individualized service to ensure their complete satisfaction and optimal oral health. From the moment you step through our doorstep, you will be greeted by our warm and welcoming office staff. If you have any questions about insurance, scheduling procedures, or dental treatment, just ask any member of the team. We can’t wait to meet you!

Megan Javier

Front Office Administrator / Dental Assistant

Megan grew up in Orange County California. She moved to San Diego in 2013 and married her high school sweetheart. Megan found her calling when she became a patient at Authentic Dental Designs. She graduated from Pima Medical Institute in January of 2016 with a degree in Dental Assisting and became a Registered Dental Assistant shortly after. In the office, you can find her both in the front and back offices, ready to help in any way that she can. In her spare time Megan loves to attend country music festivals with her husband, take her dog Wiley to the beach, and spend time at home with her family. She is expecting her first child this December!

Jess Lawrence

Insurance Coordinator

Jess moved to San Diego from Australia in 2017. She worked as an elementary school teacher in Australia for over a decade and embarked on a new career in the world of dentistry once she moved to the US. Detail-oriented, she is dedicated to putting in the legwork to make your insurance work for you. When not in the office getting to know our patients, you’ll find Jess crocheting, enjoying documentaries, and experiencing all that America has to offer.

Elizabeth Salazar

Dental Hygienist

Elizabeth is a San Diego native and attended Southwestern College for her Dental Hygiene degree. She began her dental career as a Dental Assistant before she became a Hygienist. She is extremely warm and gentle, and she is passionate about helping patients achieve their healthiest smiles. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family, trying new restaurants, and exploring our amazing city. She is also an avid runner and recently did a half marathon.

Amanda Wolfgram

Dental Hygienist

Amanda comes from a strong dental background with over 20 years of experience! She started her career in dentistry as a dental assistant and receptionist, and has advanced her training to become the caring and gentle hygienist our patients love. She enjoys building relationships with her patients and she strives to provide exceptional, customized dental care to help them with their oral health and smiles. She can be considered a San Diego native, as she has lived here since 1990. In her free time, she loves spending time with her two daughters, her significant other, and her dogs. She also enjoys road-tripping and visiting all of the beautiful sites in California. 

Claudia Gonzalez

Dental Assistant

Claudia was born and raised here in San Diego. She graduated from Kaplan College in 2011 and became a Registered Dental Assistant in 2013. She truly enjoys working in the dental field. The most rewarding part of her career is making patients comfortable and happy with their smiles, while forming lasting relationships with them. In her spare time, Claudia loves spending time with her husband and kids, taking their dog to the park, and going to the beach.

Dalia Nieland

Dental Assistant

Dalia was born and raised in Colombia. She moved to the US in 2008 looking for better opportunities and hoping to achieve the American Dream. Dalia has been working as a dental assistant since 2016. She enjoys working in the dental field, educating her patients, and making sure they have the best experience ever. In her free time, she loves to travel, spend time with her family, work out, and eat good food.

Call us today!

Our La Mesa Dental Team can't wait to meet you!

How to Find Us

8029 La Mesa Blvd(619) 460-9100drmeghantoland@gmail.com

Opening Hours

Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday7am - 4pm
Wednesday10am - 6pm
Thursday8am -5pm
FridayBy appointment