Dr. Brian T. Edwards, DDS, Dr. Amanda Jenney and Dr. Stephanie Colletta are happy to have a team that strives to fulfill all of your dental needs with quality care. Patients find that our team members are friendly and kind when providing the expert treatments and procedures that improve oral health. Take a look at the biographies below to learn more about our dental team. Call to schedule with our dentists in Newhall, California!
Christy has enjoyed creating healthy smiles for over 18 years and she has been a hygienist in our office since 2013. She has an extensive history in the field of dentistry. Before becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist, Christy worked as a Registered Dental Assistant. She received her training in dental hygiene from West L.A. College, graduating in 1998. Christy is certified for the use of a soft-tissue laser in treating non-surgical periodontal conditions.Besides loving her career, Christy is a wife and proud mom, of four beautiful kids. Christy loves spending time with family, going to the beach, reading and watching her kids play sports. Christy is excited to be a part of our team providing compassionate and exceptional patient care. She loves people, is open to change and improvement, and has a passion for dental health.
Elly has been practicing dental hygiene since 2012 after attending West Coast University. She graduated magna cum laude and valedictorian with her bachelor’s degree. Elly loves the dental world and continues to educate herself with new techniques and research as much as possible. Getting to know her patients is the highlight of her career. She strives to make each and every patient feel comfortable while tending to their dental needs.
Elly grew up and resides in Santa Clarita. She lives an active lifestyle going to the gym, doing yoga and taking walks. Elly and her husband Sean welcomed a baby boy named Landon in June 2017.
Registered Dental Hygienist Carol has been practicing dental hygiene in Santa Clarita since 1988. She received her Associates of Science degree and training in dental hygiene at West Los Angeles College and then furthered her education at Northern Arizona University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene, graduating summa cum laude. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist, Carol was a registered dental assistant which fueled her passion for dentistry and led her to her dental hygiene career. Carol finds that the most gratifying part of her profession is caring for her patients and developing friendships with them along the way. She loves to hear about her patients’ families and stories as she sees them over the years and believes that caring for their dental health is a huge part of caring for their overall health.Carol’s pride and joy is her family. She has a wonderful husband, three amazing children, four adorable grandchildren and a new grandchild on the way! She has a passion for travel and enjoys hiking, golfing, wakeboarding, reading, playing piano and spending time with her grandbabies. Carol believes there is absolutely nothing better than gathering the family, making dinner and having family game nights.
Carol is happy to be a part of Dr. Edward’s team; a team who shares the same values and compassion for all of the patients and their individual needs.
Lisa received her Associate of Science in dental hygiene, with honors, from West Los Angeles College in 1988. A considerable amount of her career has been spent specializing in a periodontal setting. Lisa embraces the opportunity to support her patients’ overall health through providing a high level of dental hygiene services.
In her spare time, Lisa cherishes time with her husband and her three grown children. She also enjoys adventures in the great outdoors like hiking, biking and ‘Jeeping,’ as well as spending time with her Newfoundland dog and her horse.
Lisa is proud to be a member of this amazing dental team where quality dentistry, education and prevention in an honest and caring environment are valued.
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Brandie grew up in Santa Clarita and has been in dentistry for over 20 years. She is married and a mom to triplets. In her spare time, she enjoys watching her kids play hockey, figure skate and be the next Picasso. Besides being at the rink, she enjoys her family trips to Oregon, Canada and Disneyland.
Kandice has been an RDA since 2013 when she transitioned from cosmetology and special effects work, which including making fake teeth for actors, to full-time work in dentistry.Her passion for the dental field began as a child from the transformation and confidence in her own smile that orthodontic work accomplished. That interest grew to include a broader range that expanded among all of the art and science that dentistry allows.She succeeded in school by remaining one of the top students in her class throughout the course of her program. She received the Advanced Restorative Institute Clinical Excellence Award and the San Gabriel Valley Dental Society 2014 Allied Dental Health Scholarship Award, and was the class treasurer.
She loves all aspects of the back office and the front office, and is detailed-oriented to ensure optimal care and happiness to patients.
Kandice joined our team, after relocating to SCV, where she is settling down and starting a family.
She looks forward to a lifetime career in the dental field and embracing the work-life balance it allows.
Lena grew up in Boston, Massachusetts. She has been in dentistry for over 20 years and recently relocated to California. Lena is an avid reader and a film enthusiast. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring California’s beaches, hiking and traveling.
Karina grew up in San Fernando Valley. Her love for dentistry started as a young girl: she always looked forward to going to every appointment because everything in the dental office amazed her! Her career as a dental assistant started in 2014.
Karina has a fiancé and two boys. She loves to spend a lot of quality time with the family, like going on long walks or doing arts and crafts, her boys’ favorite. She also loves cooking and baking in the kitchen.