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!


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 2016 with a degree in Dental Assisting and became a Registered Dental Assistant shortly after. While at 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, including her baby Grayson!


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.


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.


Dental Hygienist

Cheryll is a San Diego native. She received her Registered Dental Hygiene (RDH) degree from Southwestern College in 2016 and has just completed her Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice (RDHAP) qualifications through the University of the Pacific. She is passionate about public health, patient education, and helping everyone achieve their best oral health. Cheryll provides our patients with thorough, comfortable, and informative hygiene visits. In her free time, she coaches tumbling for all-star cheerleaders and dancers, while actively competing herself! She is also a self-proclaimed foodie and loves traveling to try various new dishes.


Patient Concierge

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.


Financial Coordinator

Sandra was born and raised in San Diego and has been working in the dental field for over 10 years. She loves getting to know our patients and making them feel as comfortable as possible. She is also very helpful at explaining dental treatment options and helping our patients get started on any recommended dental care. In her spare time, she enjoys going to Disneyland and spending time with family and friends.

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