Meet The Team

Our dental team is friendly and care about our patients in Ladera Ranch, California. They are experienced and work well as a team to serve you during your appointments with Dr. Mai X. Ly. We encourage you to contact Ladera Dentistry today to learn more about us and to schedule your next appointment.


Office Director

Jimmy is our Office GURU.  From training the team and handling insurance claims to marketing and computer management he'll do it all! He has been with Ladera Dentistry for over 8 years and enjoys learning and helping the team grow to providing exceptional care to our patients. 

Jimmy grew up in Hawaii and in 2013 he moved to Southern California after living out in Las Vegas for about 8 years. He enjoys spending time with family, eating, movies, and surfing. 


Registered Dental Hygienist

Erica was born in Orange County and raised in Lake Forest California. She became a Hygienist after completing the Hygiene Program at Cerritos College. She has been in dental field for over 13 years and working at Ladera Dentistry for 7 years. Erica loves getting to know her patients on a personal level. She loves being a wife and a mother to a baby girl and always enjoys spending time with her family, eating good food and traveling.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Mahsa fell in love with dentistry after taking a dental assisting class through the ROP class offered at her high school. Having been in the dental field since 2006, Mahsa has experience in all parts of dentistry but has found her passion in dental hygiene. She loves educating her patients on their oral health and believes that creating a healthy oral environment leads to overall better health. She is a member of CDHA and LBDHS, where she continues to advance her knowledge. Mahsa lives in RSM and when she isn’t at work she is found exploring new places and trying new food with her husband and son.


Dental Assistant

Julio is proud and happy to be working in such a wonderful dentistry environment, in conjunction with the other team members. He graduated from Dental Pros as a Dental Assistant and is currently working towards growing in the field. Julio is highly dedicated to his patients; with his soft demeanor and genuine, caring work ethics, he brings the most pleasurable experience possible to his patients. Julio is a knowledgeable expert whose priority is the health and well being our patients.

Julio was born and raised in Guatemala. He moved to California in 2002 for high school and decided to begin his adult education in California, as well. He enjoys peace and harmonious moments. Although his biggest passion is taking care of patients, he also enjoys going to the beach, taking hikes in the mountains, and spending time with friends and family.


Treatment Coordinator

Connie was born and raised in Texas and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Health. After graduating she worked for a non-profit dental organization in San Antonio, Texas and as a Volunteer Coordinator she recruited Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, and Front Office Assistants to volunteer and provide free dental services to the low- income, homeless, and veterans in her community. It wasn’t until then, that she had a passion in the field of dentistry.

 In 2018, Connie moved to California and joined Dr. Mai’s team at Ladera Dentistry as a Patient Coordinator. She is truly committed in helping our patients with her knowledge in dental insurance, treatment planning, and finances. She loves being able to interact with patients and always bringing a positive and honest mindset. While being dedicated to providing patients with an exceptional experience at Ladera Dentistry, Connie is also continuing her education to further her career in the field of dentistry. She’s an adventurous foodie and enjoys hiking. When she can, she loves to travel and is always up to trying new things.


Front Office

Chelsey is one of our friendly faces at the front desk. She is always ready to check-in our patients as well as help schedule appointments. She enjoys the interactions she has with both patients and team members and considers Ladera Dentistry her second family. Chelsey makes sure everyone is comfortable and is always willing to give a helping hand. Her favorite thing in the world is spending time with her two daughters, eating sushi at the beach, and hitting the gym. 

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