Meet The Team

Manuel

Treatment Coordinator

  • Born & Raised: Samora, Mexico
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 2015
  • Describe Yourself in 3 Words: Positive, Spiritual, Loving
  • First Job: Family Restaurant
  • Favorite Dessert: Arroz Con Leche
  • Dream Vacation Spot: Brazil
  • Favorite TV Show: Riverdale
  • Hobbies: Hiking and Shopping!
  • Favorite Artists: BTS and Nicki Minaj
  • Strangest Thing I Believed As a Kid: If I went outside on a cold day with wet hair my face would melt.

Yari

Patient Specialist

  • Born & Raised: Los Angeles
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 2018
  • Describe Yourself in a Sentence:I am a very positive person!
  • First Job: Waitress for Norelic Fox Restaurant
  • Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
  • Dream Vacation Spot: Tokyo or Dubai
  • Favorite TV Show: The Office
  • Hobbies: Drawing and applying makeup
  • Favorite Artists: Rihanna, Aaliyah, Sabrina Claudio
  • Strangest Thing I Believed As a Kid: A watermelon would grow inside your stomach if you ate a watermelon seed!

Amber

Treatment Coordinator

  • Born & Raised: Downey
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 2006
  • First Job: FedEx Kinko’s
  • Education: Rio Hondo College and Warren High School
  • Favorite TV Show: Animal Kingdom
  • Hobbies: Working Out and Fitness
  • Pets: Chihuahua named “Brownie”
  • Favorite Dessert: Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream or anything with chocolate

Grace

Patient Service

  • Born and raised: Los Angeles
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: 2021
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Courteous, happy, friendly
  • Favorite dessert: Ice cream
  • Dream Vacation spot: Paris
  • Favorite TV show: The Golden Girls
  • Hobbies: Movie nights with my daughter and husband
  • Favorite Artist: The Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Strangest thing I believed in as a child: Dinosaurs were still roaming the planet

Lilibeth

Patient Service

  • Born and raised: Long Beach
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: 2021
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Friendly, caring, respectful
  • First job: Coffee shop
  • Favorite dessert: Pop tarts
  • Dream Vacation spot: Italy
  • Favorite TV show: The office
  • Hobbies: Baking
  • Favorite Artist: Ba bunny
  • Strangest thing I believed in as a child: If I didn’t go to sleep on time La Llorona was going to take me

Kelly

Lab Technician

  • Born: Mexico Raised: California
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 2018
  • Favorite Dessert: Tres leche cake and cheesecake
  • Pet: German Shepard
  • Dream Vacation Spot: Greece
  • Favorite TV Show: Bones
  • Favorite Artists: Niall Horan, Calvin Harris, The Weekend
  • Favorite Concert: Niall Horan’s Private Show
 

Ernest

Dental Assistant

  • Born & Raised: East Los Angeles
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 2009
  • Describe Yourself in a Sentence: I am a fun-loving, happy-go-lucky type of guy.
  • First Job: Corner Store, crushing soda cans
  • Dream Vacation Spot: Hawaii
  • Favorite TV Show: American Horror Story
  • Hobbies: Hanging out with friends
  • Favorite Artists: Beyonce, Dr. Dre
  • Pets: 2 Dogs, Brownie and Milo

Eileen

Dental Assistant

  • Born & Raised: Los Angeles
  • At Hyman Ortho Since: 1977
  • I had the opportunity of working with Dr. Joe and Teresa, Dr. Hyman’s parents.
  • Education: Bishop Conaty Catholic HS, East Los Angeles College, Southland College for Dentistry
  • Hobbies: Cooking, watching movies, and spending time with my children and grandchildren

Savannah

Dental Assistant

  • Born and raised: Boyle Heights & Montebello
  • At My LA Braces-Hyman Ortho since: 2021
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Patient, friendly, optimistic
  • First job: Boys and Girls Club of Southern Las Vegas
  • Favorite dessert: Tiramisu
  • Dream Vacation spot: Europe/ Italy
  • Favorite TV show: Grey”s Anatomy
  • Hobbies: Makeup
  • Favorite Artist: Ariana Grande/ The Weekend
  • Strangest thing I believed in as a child: the tooth fairy was real

Javier

Dental Assistant

  • Born and raised: Mexico & Raised in Los Angeles
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: July 2019
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Loud, funny, outgoing
  • First job: Wendy’s
  • Favorite dessert: Cheesecake
  • Dream Vacation spot: Egypt
  • Favorite TV show: ESPN
  • Hobbies: Sports
  • Favorite Artist: Nipsey Hussle, Drake
  • Strangest thing I believed in as a child: Santa was real

Betty

Dental Assistant

  • Born and raised: East LA
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: 2021
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Dedicated, Caring, Friendly
  • First job: Pollo Loco
  • Favorite dessert: Ice cream
  • Dream Vacation spot: Brazil
  • Hobbies: Running, Arts, hiking
  • Favorite Artist: Jorge Ben Jor

Jenny

Dental Assistant

  • Born and raised: Compton, Cerritos
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: 2020
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Sweet caring, funny
  • First job: Movie theater
  • Favorite dessert: Chocolate
  • Dream Vacation spot: Bora Bora
  • Favorite TV show: New Girl
  • Hobbies: Shopping
  • Favorite Artist: Bad Bunny
  • Strangest thing I believed in as a child: You get a ticket if the light in the car is on while driving

Jasmine

Dental Assistant

  • Born and raised: East Los Angeles
  • At My LA Braces- Hyman Ortho since: 2021
  • Describe yourself in 3 words: Funny, caring, outgoing
  • First job: Crocs store
  • Favorite dessert: Mint Chip
  • Dream Vacation spot: Bora Bora
  • Favorite TV show: Flip or flop
  • Hobbies: being outdoors in nature and doing DIY projects