Our Front Office Staff
Meet the Dedicated, Friendly, and Professional Front Office Staff of Yamamoto & Lee, Roseville Family Dentists
Click a name or photo to read about each hygienist.
Front Office Dept Head, Financial Coordinator & Register Dental Assistant
JOINED: August 1995
Sandra has served Yamamoto & Lee as a Registered Dental Assistant and department head for the back office for nearly 20 years. She currently is the Department Head for the Front Office and also serves in the the Financial Coordinator position. She oversees the front office and all of the billing, insurance and claims related issues and tasks. She also provides patient scheduling and patient check-in/check-out services.
Sandra is the second of six kids in her family. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her four children. She has three sons and one daughter. Besides spending time with her family, Sandra says, “I enjoy spending time with friends and photography.”
WHY I LOVE MY WORK:
“I appreciate the work values and family values of both Dr. Yamamoto and Lee. They provide excellent dental care to our patients as well as my own family.”
WHY WE’RE UNIQUE:
“The doctors are very down to earth and very conservative. They recommend for their patients what they would recommend to their own family.”
“I have been told that I am a good listener and that I am very helpful in problem solving.”
“The team at Yamamoto and Lee is a family in itself . We enjoy working with each other as well as spending time together outside the office.”
ACTIVITIES: Spending time with my kids, friends, family, photography, reading, knitting
BOOKS/MAGAZINES: The Bend in the Road, The Rescue, Fifty Shades of Grey
ARTIST/MUSICIANS: A wide variety of music
AUTHOR: Nicholas Sparks
PLACE TO SHOP: Macys, Hobby Lobby and Home Goods
TRAVEL DESTINATION: Hawaii and Newport Beach
JOINED: July 1988
Debbie is responsible for scheduling patients, reviewing patient treatment plans and financials, reactivation of patients back into the practice, preparing insurance claims, as well as taking care of communications regarding patients from dental specialist offices, and several other clerical aspects of a dental front office.
Debbie’s dental training was obtained through an outside work experience while in high school and then continued through on the job training.
I belong to several groups associated with my church St. Rose of Lima in Roseville. They include Mass Lector, Extraordinary Minister of Communion and Choir. I belong and help with various activities for the ACTS Retreat movement ( where I have been on Team, was Spiritual Director and I Co-Chair the Annual Multi Vendor event. I also help yearly the Knights of Columbus with our Christmas program to assist the needy.
JOINED: November 2010
Bre has worked at Yamamoto and Lee since she was a senior in high school. She joined the practice in November 2010, starting in the back office. Later she became a sterilization assistant for three and a half years. In January 2014, Bre moved to front office.
Bre’s responsibilities at Yamamoto & Lee include checking patients in and out, scheduling and confirming appointments, scheduling treatment, dealing with insurance, entering insurance/ personal payments, checking our hygiene/ doctors charts, checking charts for the next day, Straine Reports, filing and pulling charts, doing whatever she can to help patients, and helping the back office when needed.
Bre is an only child, but the oldest grandchild of fifteen grandchildren. When not at work, she loves to be around her family and friends. She has a Shih Tzu-Yorkie mix named Sassy. In addition, Bre is going to Sierra College, majoring in nursing. “I would like to become a Registered Nurse.”
Bre has received all of her training on the job at Yamamoto and Lee.
WHY I LOVE MY WORK:
“I love working with the patients. Also, I love that our staff works as a team together and we are more of a family than only co-workers.”
“I always love to hear patients express how thankful they are to have found such an excellent office.”
WHY WE’RE UNIQUE:
“Our staff delivers a family environment for our patients. In addition, our doctors and entire staff provide excellent care and they make you feel as comfortable as possible.”
“Yamamoto and Lee was my very first dental visit when I was four years old. Even though I have never been anywhere else, I could not imagine going to any other dental office. In my eyes, we truly are the best. This office has always felt like a part of my family.”
ACTIVITIES: Spending time with my family and friends, trying new things, soccer, and being active outside
FOOD/RESTAURANT: Sushi, Mexican food, Orchid Thai, Chinese food, and Hawaiian BBQ
BOOKS/MAGAZINES: Suspense/ Murder Novels
WEBSITES/BLOGS: Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram
ARTIST/MUSICIANS: Country and today’s music
CELEBRITIES: Melanie Elizabeth Bownds
PLACE TO SHOP: Target, Hobby Lobby, TJ Maxx, Ross, Home Goods, and Tillys
TRAVEL DESTINATION: Newport, Hawaii, Italy, Brazil, Ireland, Paris, and many more
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Yamamoto & Lee Family Dentistry | 916-783-5241 | 2416 Professional Dr., Roseville, CA 95661
Serving Roseville, Granite Bay, Rocklin, Citrus Heights, Lincoln, & the Greater Sacramento Area