About Our Staff

Joy - Patient Coordinator

Joy is a local from EI Cerrito. She has been in the dental field since 1977. She started as a dental assistant and took a break to raise her two daughters. She ventured into other fields and returned to dentistry 15 years ago. Her daughters are grown up now but they still get together for weekly dinners and shopping trips. The love of her life is her grandson Nicholas. Visiting him in Los Angeles is the highlight of her year.

Her favorite part of her job is the patients and the close family her co-worker have become. The office get-togethers are an added treat. Her welcoming personality greets you when you walk into our office or when give us a call. She is truly the Joy of our office.

 

Nancy McAllister - Registered Dental Hygienist

Nancy was born.and raised in California's Central Valley, where her family still resides. From the moment she set foot in a dental office, she knew she would become a dental hygienist. Upon completion of the Fresno City College Dental Hygiene Program, she relocated to the Bay Area. Nancy's love of dental hygiene fuels her desire to provide an important service to her patients. She enjoys the opportunity to help her patients understand why complete oral care is so beneficial to their overall health. She continues to expand her skills by learning and implementing new techniques to provide care to her patients. With a real ability to connect and understand people, her gentle touch and calming rapport has patients rescheduling for more. You are sure to find Nancy's wit, sense of humor and giggles contagious. Nancy joined our staff in October of 2007 and she works in our office two days a week.

Nancy enjoys spending time with her son, family and friends whether it's dining out, camping, movies or watching a hockey game. She is an avid animal lover and has had pets such as: cats, snakes, fish, frogs, dogs and even birds.

 

Tom Ormsby - Registered Dental Hygienist

Who loves the Dentist? I didn't! Every visit was a Guiltfest on how I wasn't meeting the minimum oral hygiene standard, When I decided to go into Dental Hygiene, a bizarre choice, I knew I could make the patient experience better by not adhering to shaming process, A process that isn 't effective anyway I Come see me and learn how to be healt hier on a guilt free format. Let's make sure you can eat t hat Steak or corn-on-thecob at that 90th birthday.

 

Josette Fisher - Dental Assistant

Josette Fisher was born and raised in the Bay Area, and spent the majority of her  summers down south. Her mother has been in the dental field for over twenty-five years, and she introduced her to dentistry as a child. Josette received her dental education from Western Career College with additional education at Chabot College. She has been a Dental Assistant since 2003.

When Josette is not working with us, she enjoys spending time with her  daughters Danae and Deja : reading books, horseback riding, and watching scary movies. Josette's calming demeanor and warm smile will put you at ease. Josette works alongside Dr. Pacleb during treatment procedures and she is great at helping patients relax and feel comfortable during dental appointments. Josette is truly a caring person.

 

Maisha - Scheduling Coordinator

Maisha was born and raised in the Bay Area. She has been in the dental field for over 18 years. She joined our team in April of 2013 and is a very welcomed addition. Maisha enjoys spending time with her family camping and fishing.

Maisha is the friendly voice you hear when you call to schedule your appointments. She does everything possible to get you in at the time you request or need. Her welcoming manner makes all the patients feel at ease. She is a big part of our ability to make you comfortable.