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Meet Our Staff

Los Gatos CA

We have a very caring staff. They are highly qualified dental professionals and adequately trained and educated to handle your dental needs in a appropriate way. We keep current by going to seminars and taking classes to further our dental knowledge. We are continuing to broaden our practice and offer new services as the are proven effective and acceptable for dental patients. Our staff is energetic and excited to serve you, your family and your friends to a better dental health.

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Raquel Jaime — Office ManagerRaquel Jaime — Office Manager
I started working in the dental field back in 2004, I worked in every aspect of the dental field, including pediatric, endodontic, orthodontics and oral surgeon offices all while gaining experience along the way. I have been with Orchid Dental Care since 2012, where I started off as their Treatment Coordinator and now as their Office Manager. I absolutely enjoy working with our staff and patients, and helping make their dental experience as pleasant and efficient as possible.
When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my fiancé and 3 beautiful dogs!

Kimberly Hegg-Treatment Coordinator

I grew up in Campbell, California and have worked in the dental field for over 7 years. I love my role as a Treatment Coordinator. It’s a honor to work with such amazing staff at Orchid Dental Care, and our wonderful patient’s too. I’m happy to help our patients with any questions they have regarding their insurance, and to always feel at ease when they come in. In my free time, I love to travel with my boyfriend and spend time with our adorable dogs. 

Danielle Araujo — Registered Dental HygienistDanielle Araujo — Registered Dental Hygienist
I was born and raised in San Jose California where I attended Valley Christian High School and went on to study dental hygiene at Foothill College. I graduated with my Associates in Dental Hygiene from Western Career College in 2007. I started at Orchid Dental in 2008 and love every day I get to be with the staff and our patients! This is my dream job and I am very passionate about oral health!
I live in Morgan Hill with my amazing husband and my beautiful daughter and son. I enjoy vacationing with family and friends, hiking, biking, and being on the water.

Shelby Laderoute- Registered Dental Hygienist
I grew up in Los Gatos, and attended Valley Christian High School. After high school, I went to college to pursue my dream of becoming a dental hygienist. I received my Bachelors Degree in Dental Hygiene from University of the Pacific In 2018. I since then have moved back home and began working at Orchid Dental Care.
When I am not cleaning teeth, I am either taking a spin class, hiking outdoors with my two labradoodle puppies or wine tasting with friends. It has been my dream to work in the area I grew up, so Orchid Dental Care is my home away from home! 

Marisa Saldivar — Registered Dental AssistantMarisa Saldivar — Registered Dental Assistant
I grew up in San Jose, California and currently live in Morgan Hill with my husband and kids. I attended Bryman college for the Dental Assisting Program back in 1995. Shortly after that I decided to continue my education to become a Registered Dental Assistant. I started working for Orchid Dental Care in 2005. I am happy to be able to work with such a great team and patients too! I truly enjoy being able to help and educate patients with all there dental needs.
On my free time I love to bike, hike and watch pop football with my family.

Sandra Barajas-Dental Assistant

I grew up in San Jose California, where i still live with my family. I have been in the dental field for over 20 years; I have been a dental assistant at Orchid Dental since 2016. I enjoy working along side Dr. Yagobi and Dr. Karimi while taking care of the patients dental needs and building a relationship along the way. When I am not at work I spend my free time with my Husband and 3 kids.  I enjoy traveling, camping and watching my kids in all their sport activities.