Dental Assistant Team - Staff

Teresa – COMSA

Teresa COMSA

Teresa is a Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant (COMSA), and she has worked as a dental assistant since 2011. She was born in Kansas, but she has lived in San Diego since 2000 and is an active member of the community.

Teresa loves getting to know her patients and making them smile. When she’s away from work, she enjoys running, cooking, and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Kathryn S. - RDA


Kathryn is a Registered Dental Assistant. She was born and raised in Montana and moved to San Diego in 2017 to study dental assisting. She has been working in the dental field since then. When Kathryn is not at work she loves spending time with her family, reading, practicing calligraphy, and going to breweries with her boyfriend Mike.

Nicole - RDA


Nicole is a San Diego native. She knew she wanted to be a part of bringing healthy smiles to patients after her own Invisalign smile makeover as a teen. After over a decade of working chairside she’s just as excited and dedicated to providing the best care with a warm smile. Nicole is thrilled to become a part of the Dougherty Dental family. She loves spending her free time with family, friends and her 2 fur babies. Next time you are in the office please give her a warm welcome!

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