Our Team

Anaheim Hills Dental Arts doctors and team love to see people smile! That is why your dental health is our primary concern. Great care is given to choosing a team that will focus and concentrate on providing you with the quality you deserve.

We continue and maintain our focus on quality dental care by having monthly meetings. We also attend various continuing education conferences given by dental associations and specialists.

Karen – Office Administrator

Karen has been part of the Anaheim Hills Dental Arts team since 2003. She oversees and assists with the daily business associated with our dental office.

Karen’s education is focused on the business end of Dentistry and Healthcare. She has a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from Loyola Marymount University and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management.

Karen loves the dental field because “we get to give people a reason to smile.” Whether it is orthodontics, veneers, or a simple filling, she believes that every patient should feel good about their experience.

When Karen is not at the office, you will find her either at the river, or riding her quad with her family. She loves being a Mom, “I have so much fun.” “I get to be a kid again.”

Avril – Financial Administrator

Avril joined the Anaheim Hills Dental Arts team in 2006 as the Financial Administrator. Avril’s expertise is assisting patients with dental treatment planning, coordinating dental insurance benefits and providing each patient with individualized attention.

Avril has been in the dental industry since 1973. She was educated in England as a Registered Dental Surgical Assistant, then in the United States as a Registered Dental Assistant. She continues to receive continuing education for her Registered Dental Assistant license.

Avril enjoys working in the dental field because she “loves seeing patients leave happy and confident because of the fabulous end result.”

In her spare time, Avril enjoys tole painting and dancing. She also enjoys early morning walks. Of course, regardless of the activity, Avril’s dog ‘Smokey' is never far away!

Sonal – Registered Dental Assistant and Front Office Assistant

Sonal has been with Anaheim Hills Dental Arts since 2003. She loves working with all of our patients. You will see her in the Back Office assisting with General Dental and Orthodontic procedures. In the Front Office, Sonal loves talking to each and every patient. She schedules patient appointments, explains treatment with each patient, and excels at helping us all remember our six-month cleaning appointment – Thanks Sonal!

Sonal has worked in the dental field since 1994. Her favorite area of dentistry is orthodontics. “I love that I help each patient get the smile they want.” “I think of each patient as my friend; not my patient.”

When Sonal is not at the office, you will find her dining at her favorite restaurant. She is also the dedicated mother of 2 boys, who keep her constantly on the move!

Lisa – Front Office Assistant

Lisa has been with Anaheim Hills Dental Arts as a Front Office Assistant since 2006. She is currently in college to get her Bachelor’s in Speech Pathology and her Master’s in Teaching.

Lisa enjoys scheduling appointments and helping patients find a time that is perfect for them. She also loves to create a fun environment for all of the patients, which leads to a great dental experience. Lisa believes that it is “great to see all the beautiful smiles that come into our office.” “I like to see our patients’ progress towards that perfect smile they were looking for.”

When Lisa is not at work she is attending school, hanging out with friends or “hitting up the clubs” (but don’t tell her Dad, he thinks she is at the library).

Betty – Registered Dental Hygienist







Teresa – Registered Dental







Alicia - Registered Dental 







Michelle - Dental Assistant







Bonnie – Orthodontic Assistant

Bonnie has been with Dr. Writer and the Anaheim Hills Dental Arts team since 2000. She assists Dr. Writer with orthodontic patients on Saturdays. She enjoys orthodontics because she “transforms a crooked smile into a beautiful one.”

Bonnie has been in the dental field for 20 years. She is drawn to dentistry because she loves “the fun that a good smile can bring.”

Bonnie enjoys music, camping and spending time with her family. Her 6 children keep her on the run!