Our Staff


We are especially interested in making all patients in San Jose and surrounding areas feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Each member of our staff is a registered dental assistant with extensive training in orthodontics. We strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our team is multi-cultured. Our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. Mashouf Orthodontics and staff strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by attending the national and local educational conferences.

Kara, RDA, Treatment Coordinator

Kara.jpgKara joined our practice in October 2011. She has a long track-record of working in dentistry since 1985. Kara is married and has a wonderful son. In her spare time, she enjoys working out at the gym and spending time with her family.

Emelia, RDA, Financial Coordinator

Emelia.jpgEmelia joined our practice in 2004. She has been working in the dental field since 1990. Her strengths are being accurate and thorough about the patient’s accounts. Emelia loves reading and expanding her knowledge in medically related topics.

Tammy, RDA, Clinical Coordinator

Tammy.jpgTammy joined our practice in 2005. Tammy immigrated from Vietnam to the United States in 1995. She has been an orthodontic assistant since 2000. She has three children: Lennon, Leomy and Lendall. Her hobbies include preparing exotic foods and drinks.

Nayeli, RDA, Clinical Assistant

Nayeli.jpgNayeli started working in our office as an intern in November 2007. She completed her Dental Assisting Program at San Jose City College in December 2007. In her spare time Nayeli enjoys reading, painting and spending time with her husband and daughter, Alondra.

Nayeli (Nayi), RDA, Clinical Assistant

NayiNayi has been with our office since June 2016, immediately after completion of her Dental Assistant education. Being a fast learner and highly motivated, she learned most technical aspects of orthodontic assisting within six months of her employment. Nayi spends her spare time hiking and going to gym. She also likes doing make-up and spending time with her family.