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.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Erica graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Cerritos College.  She has been working in the dental field for 8 years. She started off working as a hygienist for a few offices but it was at Dr. Mai X. Ly’s office where she learned how to make patients’ dental visits a great experience. She loves working with patients and getting to know them personally. Her goal is to help patients achieve a healthy smile and educating them by showing them techniques of brushing and flossing. She loves being a part of Dr. Mai X. Ly’s office because they work together and treat everyone like family.

Erica was born in Orange, California, and raised in Lake Forest, California.In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She also loves to go shopping, camping, jet skiing, and exploring new things.


Registered Dental Assistant

Martha completed the Capistrano-Laguna Beach Regional Occupation Program in Dental Assisting I and II. After 6 years of dental assisting, Martha was certified as a Registered Dental Assistant by the Dental Board of California. She has over 12 years of experience as an RDA with 18 years of dental assisting experience in the fields of periodontics, pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and family dentistry. Martha enjoys helping all patients, one smile at a time. As the newest addition to Dr. Mai’s team, she truly believes in Dr. Mai’s commitment to patient care and quality care for all patients.

Martha was born in Acapulco, Mexico. She moved to sunny Southern California in the late 1980s. Martha enjoys spending time with her family at the beach, pool, or the outdoors.


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.


Benefits Coordinator

Jimmy is our benefits coordinator. He will verify your eligibility before your appointment and help maximize your insurance benefits.  No insurance?  Ask about our in-office discount plan and new patient specials.  Jimmy will also go over treatment planning to let you know what insurance covers and your out of pocket expenses would be.

Jimmy grew up in Hawaii and recently moved to Southern California after living out in Las Vegas for about 8 years. He enjoys spending time with family, snowboarding during the winter season and hitting the beach in the summer.

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