Lydia Ortiz, Registered Dental Assistant

LydiaLydia has been in dentistry since 1988 after graduating from high school, when she was hired by a pediatric dentist. She then earned her AA degree at Mount Saint Mary’s College. Lydia has been working with Dr. Hogue since December 2009, assisting the hygienists while also doing the billing and providing patients with a smile. She “loves her boss and co-workers!”




Jennie Portillo, Registered Dental Assistant

JennieJennie is Dr. Hogue’s chair side assistant and is involved primarily in direct patient care. She has been in the field since 1983. She is very active in the San Gabriel Valley Dental Society Board and has served in several different elected positions. She joined our staff in July 2011 and is “honored to be working with these honest and caring ladies”.




Alicia Arreola-Sarceda, Registered Dental Hygienist

AliciaAlicia started working as front office dental staff in 1995 and pursued her Registered Dental Assisting license in 1998. With a passion in the dental field she continued her education and became a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2006. As part of Dr. Hogue’s staff since 2007, she always comes in early and eager each day to start her day to provide patients with clean, bright smiles.




Sonia Navarrete, Registered Dental Assistant

SoniaWhile multi-tasking in both the front and back office with 30 years of experience, Sonia joined Dr. Hogue in 2008 providing patient care with a smile. She is our go to person that even provides technical services when needed. No matter the kind of day, her smile and caring patience never fades.




Rosalind Barrie, Registered Dental Hygienist

RosalindShe is known as the enthusiastic educator of our office, performing all duties with speed and fitness. She earned her BS in DH at USC in 1969 and has worked as a hygienist in private practice ever since. She spent 25 years in a periodontal office and now focuses on patient needs in general dentistry. Her other love is gardening with a focus on tomatoes, plumerias, epitheliums and roses.