SANTA MONICA DENTIST | COSMETIC AND IMPLANT DENTISTRY
David Schlang DDS, Implant & Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Schlang is a Santa Monica Dentist. A Southern California native, who grew up in Oxnard and on the island of Kauai. Dr. Schlang received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Arizona in Chemistry and Microbiology. Dr. Schlang earned his dental degree after attending the Loyola School of Dentistry in Chicago and at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in Baltimore, Maryland.
Maria Martinez, Office Manager
Maria joined our practice in 2005, bringing with her over twenty years of administrative experience. Maria knows first-hand the boost of confidence a healthy and beautiful smile can give! She does a wonderful job making sure that all of our patients and family members are happily taken care of. Outside of the office, Maria enjoys going for walks on the beach and hiking in our local mountains with her husband. Maria also enjoys quality time with her son, daughter and grandchildren.
Reyna Perez, Dental Assistant
Reyna has been a dental assistant for over seven years, with experience in all aspects of dentistry including Orthodontics and implantology. Reyna’s specialty is in the digital design and CAD/CAM fabrication of restorations using the CEREC system.
Maria Sandoval, Dental Hygienist
Maria has been in the dental field since 1995, having worked in the front office and also as a dental assistant. Maria received her degree in Dental Hygiene from West Los Angeles College in 2005, during which she served as Class President, graduating with honors, and earned a place on the Deans’ List. Upon graduation Maria was the recipient of the Leadership Award from The California Dental Hygienist Association. Maria enjoys spending time with her two children and husband of 19 years.
Laura Barragan, Dental Hygienist
Laura B., RDH, enjoys meeting and working with individuals from all walks of life and inspiring them to take an active part in their oral health. She was part of the first class at West Los Angeles College to receive a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Before discovering her passion for dentistry, Laura received her first Bachelor of Science degree from CSUDH, majoring in Cellular and Molecular Biology. She hopes to one day combine her love for research and dentistry by studying oral diseases and their effect on whole body wellness. Laura is bilingual in both English and Spanish. She enjoys music and reading in her spare time.
Sarah Sarkhosh, Dental Hygienist
After developing an interest in the sciences,
Sarah pursued a degree in biology with an emphasis in physiology. She knew she
wanted to dedicate her time to educating people not only to achieve success in
their overall health but also in their oral health, seeing the strong
correlation between the two. She discovered her interest in dentistry from her
studies at UC Davis and San Jose State University where she later went on to
obtain a Bachelors of Science degree in biology with an emphasis in physiology.
She continued her education and obtained her Dental Hygiene degree there as
well, graduating with honors.
She is proud to be working for Dr Schlang and the entire team, as they are passionate and dedicated to their patients, providing the utmost care to those in need.
To schedule a consultation or make an appointment, please call (310) 477-2488.