Dr. Todd Bringhurst received his DMD Magna cum laude from UNLV School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation, Dr. Bringhurst commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy Dental Corps. During his course in the Navy, Dr. Bringhurst completed an AEGD, deployed with the 11th MEU in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, and served wounded warriors at Walter Reed Hospital in Bethesda, MD. Dr. Bringhurst is currently a member of the American Dental Association and has taken extensive postdoctoral courses in endodontics, oral surgery, and periodontics.
Dr. Bringhurst takes great pride in his work and his primary goal is to provide excellent dental care to his patients. He makes it a personal goal to ensure each patient feels at ease and is as comfortable as possible in his office. In his free time, Dr. Bringhurst enjoys spending time with his wife and their five children.
Rachel is one of our Registered Dental Assistants. Rachel has been in the dental field for 19 years and has worked with Dr. Todd for over 10 of those years. She really enjoys working in the Dental lab, making crowns and helping patients see how beautiful their smiles can be. She is married and has three children. Rachel spends her free time with her family camping in their RV.
Kellie is one of our Registered Dental Assistants. She loves dentistry and has an even bigger passion for making her patients smile. She strives for a great dental experience and vows to never ask detailed questions with dental instruments in your mouth. Kellie is a mother of six children and 8 grandchildren. She loves spending her free time with her family cooking and reading a good book.
Ana is one of our Registered Dental Assistants who has over 23 years of dental experience and has been with our office for over 11 years. She is experienced in both the front and back office and is a real asset to our team. Ana loves working with patients and being part of making your visit here as great as possible.
Krissy has over 15 years of experience as a dental hygienist and received an associate's degree from both BYU Idaho and Southwest Community College. She is CPR certified and laser proficient and loves visiting with her patients and getting to know them. She and her husband have five kids: four boys and one girl. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family at the beach, boating, hiking, exercising and going on vacations. Krissy is from San Diego, born and raised, but has lived in Temecula for over 14 years. She is involved in the community and loves serving with her church. Krissy has known Dr. Bringhurst and his family for over 20 years and loves working with them. Her favorite part of her job is the patients.
Natalie graduated as a valedictorian with an A.S. in Dental Hygiene from Concorde Career College and has her registered dental hygienist license and registered dental assistant certification. In her free time, she loves being outdoors whether at the beach or taking scenic hikes but occasionally will enjoy a relaxing movie. Her favorite part of her job is hearing a patient say, “Oh I feel so clean; thank you!” She prides herself on giving her very best to each patient. Natalie was raised in Menifee and has lived in this area her entire life and loves living near her family and lifelong friends. Natalie loves to give back to the community by volunteering at a public dental clinic to help the less fortunate. She also loves trying new foods and visits restaurants she sees on the Food Network every chance she gets!
Wanda received an associate of science degree in Dental Hygiene from S.U.N.Y Broome College in 2004. Wanda is also certified in laser hygiene. Wanda is married, has 3 children, and a golden doodle named Boba. Wanda has volunteered with Dentistry from the Heart and Dentistry for Homeless Vets. She loves building long-term relationships with patients. Seeing patients laughing and having a good time while in our office brings her joy!
Taylor is a Front office administrator and our Hygiene Coordinator, she's great at staying on top of making sure your recall cleaning appointments are scheduled. Taylor has a passion for dentistry, she attended UEI college for her Dental assistant certificate and graduated as an RDA in 2011. Taylor was born and raised in the Temecula/ Murrieta area. She enjoys taking a drive to the beach, a nice mani pedi and spending her weekends with her Family. Taylor is married with 2 kids who keep her on her toes! Taylor is a homebody, but loves to go out and have some good food and drinks on the weekends! Taylor will always greet you with a warm smile
when you walk through our door!