The Team


Veronika V. Vazquez, DDS

Dr. Veronika Vazquez believes in listening to her patients and helping them make high quality, informed decisions with regards to their dental health. After graduating Columbia University School of Dental Medicine in 2005, Dr. Vazquez felt the need to give back to her community and provide dentistry and education to vulnerable populations as a National Health Service Corp Scholar. She then moved to the Monterey Peninsula where she worked in a private group practice providing high-tech cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Vazquez is a delegate with the American Dental Association and sits on two national committees. She was born in South America and grew up in the Reno-Tahoe area. She earned her B.S. in biochemistry from the University of Nevada, Reno.


Kadie Tabassian South, DDS

Dr. Kadie Tabassian South, has been practicing general dentistry for over 16 years. She graduated from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in 1998. She and her family presently lives in San Francisco, California. Her philosophy towards patients centers around a caring holistic integrative approach to include prevention such as "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." Her compassionate approach allows her to treat each person as an individual unique patient and thus she can develop their own specific treatment plan.


Michael Long, RDHAP

Michael is native to the San Francisco Bay Area and has been a clinical registered dental hygienist for over 12 years. Michael is a life-long learner who is passionate about community oral health and an advocate for disease prevention. Michael has additional education and ability to treat people with complex physical, medical, psychological or social situations.


Jeff Gunier

Jeff is a people person with over 15 years of dental practice management knowledge. He is highly organized and detail oriented, understanding the importance of good customer service. Jeff always does his best to ensure our patients are satisfied with their dental experience. Jeff enjoys outdoor activities and live music.