Meet The Staff


Loren O’Brien is our front office coordinator and office manager. Prior to these positions, she practiced as a registered dental assistant (RDA). Loren is friendly, easygoing and approachable. She will ensure that you feel comfortable and welcome in our office. 

A Bay Area native from Redwood City, Loren loves living in San Francisco. She is an avid fan of the Giants and 49’ers. 



Maria Elena Solorzano is our dental assistant. She runs back office operations smoothly and effortlessly. Elena’s cheerful and caring demeanor will put any patient at ease. Elena is superbly skilled as an assistant and can anticipate any clinical situation.

Originally from Ecuador, Elena is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys going to concerts, restaurants, and hiking.

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish



Clayton Nordstrom is our back office chairside assistant who is also cross-trained for front office duties. Clayton excels at managing patient needs and questions with care and efficiency. He has been working in the dental field for 6 years since graduating college and has over 4 years experience working as a pediatric lead assistant.

Clayton is also a Bay Area native from the East Bay. He is very social and in his free time he enjoys traveling, music festivals, and hanging with his friends and dog.  

Marie Arabejo has over 7 years of experience working the in the dental field and is the go-to woman for any insurance-related questions. Originally from the Philippines, Marie has since relocated to the East Bay and is bilingual in both English and Tagalog.

In her spare time Marie loves spending quality time with her husband and children. Together, they love to camp and enjoy various outdoor activities. Marie is a karaoke superstar. She also enjoys cooking and providing delicious snacks for the staff at both of our offices.  

Languages Spoken: English, Tagalog