team
 

Dr Park

Olivia Park, DDS

Dr. Park was born in South Korea and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. She graduated from the LSU School of Dentistry with her DDS. She is a member of the American Dental Association®, the California Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Park has experienced both corporate and private dental settings, providing care to various types of patients prior to joining Adept Dental Shafter.

Dr. Park Strives to provide the best care possible to her patients with her gentle and caring heart. She believes in conservative, preventive dentistry, and her goal is to increase the longevity of her patient’s teeth with a comprehensive approach to oral health.

Dr. Park is a passionate and dedicated person, serving at church on Sundays as a pianist. Dr. Park enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her husband, KC. She is also a food lover.

Dr. Michael Yang, DDS

After earning his Bachelor of Science in social psychology at the University of California San Diego, Dr. Yang received his DDS from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in New York. His goal as a dentist is to make an important contribution to society in his field. He plans to enter a partnership or open his own dental practice so that he can provide a full spectrum of dental services to his patients. Long-term, Dr. Yang wants to become financially independent in order to involve himself in community outreach and provide free dental care in underserved communities. As part of that commitment, Dr. Yang regularly updates his knowledge and skills through continuing education.

Dentistry has been a part of Dr. Yang’s family for three generations. He has been practicing in the Los Angeles area since 2018 and in Bakersfield since 2019. He is a member of the American Dental Association®, the California Dental Association and the Kern County Dental Society. He is married, and away from the office, he enjoys ceramic art and computer graphics and animation.

Meet Our Team
The team members at Adept Dental Shafter are second to none! They are hard workers who bring energy, talent and dedication with them to work every day. They treat our patients with compassion and keep things light and friendly. You can meet our team members below or call 661-746-6989. They look forward to helping you plan your dental appointment in Shafter, California, with our dentists.
 

Angela

Angela – Office Manager

Angela is a graduate of Shafter High School who has been in the dental field since 2010. She joined our team in March of 2016. She is a motivated person who in turn likes to motivate others to follow their dreams. At our office, she implements the policies, procedures, schedules and systems that help our office run smoothly. She accomplishes this by being well-organized and communicating with her fellow team members. She loves working with the amazing women on our team and appreciates the fact that everyone in our office has the same vision and is dedicated to the same mission.

Angela has three sons and has been with her fiancé Fernando since 2007. When she is not at work, Angela enjoys working out, travelling, shopping and dancing. She also looks forward to spending time with her family and friends.

Anita

Anita – Receptionist

Anita became a part of Adept Dental Shafter in 2017 and graduated from Wasco High School in 1998. Anita verifies our patients’ insurance and make sure that their coverage is active. She loves the family atmosphere at our office and our great dentists and team.

Anita has a daughter and two sons and a beautiful granddaughter. In her spare time, she likes to go dancing, listen to music and attend her sons’ events.

Nayeli

Nayeli – Registered Dental Hygienist

Nayeli became a member of Adept Dental Shafter in 2020. She is a 2018 graduate of Taft College where she earned her associate degrees in health education and dental hygiene. She educates our patients about the importance of oral hygiene and helps them feel confident and happy about their smiles. She enjoys working with team members that feel passionate about their jobs and communicate well with one another.

Nayeli is married with two daughters and likes spending time with her family.

Catrina

Catrina – Registered Dental Assistant/Expanded Functions

Catrina has been a dental assistant since 2003 and joined us in 2017. She earned her dental assistant certification at the California Dental Academy. Our awesome patients are her favorite part of our practice. She appreciates the fact that we treat our patients with respect and put their needs first. She works hard to make sure our office runs smoothly and that we give each patient efficient treatments.

Catrina is married to her high school sweetheart. They have four daughters and one grandson. In her spare time, she enjoys baking and spending time with family and friends.

Cynthia

Cynthia – Dental Assistant

Cynthia graduated with honors from UEI College in 2016 and joined Adept Dental Shafter in February 2020. She loves our friendly dentists and team. Cynthia is a hard worker who goes above and beyond every day to help our patients and our dentists to create a fulfilling work environment.

Cynthia is married to her high school sweetheart and has two children. Away from the office she likes to spend time with her family, fishing and going on spontaneous family trips.