Meet the Team at Lakewood Dental of Colorado

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Sabina
Patient Advocate/Front Desk

Hello, My name is Sabina and I’ve been part of Dr Tariq’s team since 2019. I have three children and I’m a Basketball mom! I enjoy spending my free time with family and at Basketball games cheering on my daughters team. I decided to join the dental industry as I have a passion for helping others. I enjoy bringing out the confidence of a patient through their smile and changing their lives by helping them turn the impossible into possible.

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Anahi
Dental Assistant

My name is Anahi, I was born and raised in Denver Co. I’ve been a dental assistant for 2 years, I enjoy helping my patients achieve and maintain a healthy smile. In my free time I enjoy being outdoors and spending time with family.

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Mary
Dental Assistant

My name is Mary Benavides, I’m a dental assistant and have worked in Lakewood Dental of Colorado with Dr Sawaqed for seven years, and I’m also bilingual. I’m a mother of four and have three grandchildren. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and also hiking and paddle boarding! My favorite thing about my job is getting to see the confidence in a patient when they’re satisfied with their result.

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Jo
Registered Dental Hygienist

I go by the name Jo. I immigrated to the US about 12 years ago from my home town of Tokyo, Japan. In 2019 I graduated from Roane State Community College in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and purseud my dream job as a Dental Hygienist. My hobbies are gym, disc golf and skating. My favorite thing about my job is seeing my patients leave happy with their pearly whites. I can speak Japanese, Tagalog, English, and muy poquito Español.

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Angel
Dental Assistant

Hi my name is Angel Garcia I'm an expanded duties dental assistant with a two year associates degree in dental. I have been at Lakewood Dental of Colorado for 4 years and I have about 7 years of experience in the dental field. I really enjoy working with patients and seeing patients happy and satisfied with their smile after we finish treatment. Currently I am pregnant with my first baby on the way. A couple of my favorite hobbies are skating and hiking.

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Elisa
Dental Assistant

Hi my name is Elisa Delgado. I been working in the dental field for over 8 yrs what I love about my job is to help people achieve their dream smile through each and every dental need I love cooking painting and outdoor activities with my two kids.

Lila
Dental Assistant

My name is Lila. I have been a dental assistant here at Lakewood Dental of Colorado for about two years now. I'm from New Mexico and moved to Colorado during the pandemic. I enjoy being a dental assistant, especially here at Lakewood Dental. A little fun fact about me is I love traveling, hiking, and meeting new people.

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Angelica
Dental Assistant

My name is Angelica, I am a dental assistant at Lakewood Dental of Colorado, I have been working here for almost 3 years. I am Colorado native and my parents are from Mexico. I am both fluent in Spanish and English. I am married with an eight month old daughter. For fun I enjoy cooking, traveling, and spending time with my family.

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Estefany
Appointment Setter/ Front Desk

Hi! My name is Estefany I’ve been in the dental field for 4 years I’ve been working for dr Tariq for a year, on my free time I like to spend time with friends and family. My favorite thing about being in the field is seeing how happy patients get after the services we provide for them.