All our professionals at Periodontal Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in periodontics and implant dentistry.
Shayna Rondon, DDS MS
"As my patient, you can expect compassionate, quality care. I strive to stay updated on the newest and latest technology, and will provide an overall treatment plan to restore your gums and teeth back to health."
Dr. Rondon graduated from Southern Adventist University in 2002 with a B.S. in Business Administration and went on to Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and earned her doctorate of dental surgery in 2008. In 2009, she completed a General Practice Residency at the Loma Linda VA Hospital and received extensive training in providing care in a hospital and operating room environment. In 2012, Dr. Rondon completed a residency in periodontics at the University of Detroit Mercy and St. John Providence Hospital, where she led as chief resident and also received a M.S. degree. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology (Board Certified). Memberships include: American Academy of Periodontology, California Society of Periodontists, American Academy of Osseointegration, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Southern Alameda County Dental Society, Christian Medical and Dental Association. In her free time, Dr. Rondon enjoys spending time with her husband, Aaron, and her kids, Gia and AJ. Her other hobbies include reading, yoga, playing the harp and piano. She also loves to travel and give back through mission service and outreach.
Dawn W. - RDH
My name is Dawn and I am the hygienist in the office. I have been in dentistry for over 20 years. I am very passionate about oral health, and I enjoy working with patients. I love working for Periodontal Associates because we really work as a team, and treat every patient with the best quality of care. I have a husband, Jason, and four children. My husband and I enjoy raising our family. In my free time, I love anything outdoors like gardening, playing golf, and walking. I also really enjoy spending time with close friends going to the movies, dinner, and the theatre.
Lorri M. - Office Manager
My name is Lorri and I am the newest member of Periodontal Associates. I am excited to be able to work for this very talented doctor and to learn new procedures and meet new patients, like you! I have been in the field of dentistry for many many years. I started as a dental assistant in 1986 then transitioned to the front office in 1990, where I have been ever since. (Please don’t do the math!)
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call and ask. If I don’t know the answer to your question I will find the right person to help you.
Jill L. - RDA
I’ve been a RDA for 30 years and have worked in periodontics for the last 25 years. I was born and raised in the Bay Area and have enjoyed living in Livermore since 1990. I have been married for 23 years and have 2 teenage daughters. I love to go wine tasting, here in town, and enjoy raising backyard chickens.
Irina D. - RDA
I received extensive training from the Bryman School of Dental Assisting in San Jose. I have been working with patients in periodontal care for over 25 years, and in this office since 1998, supporting the mission and our efforts of the boutique style of dentistry. My ongoing passion is to promote happiness and satisfaction for all our patients. I enjoy spending time with my children. My hobbies include cooking, reading, dancing, traveling, being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.
I joined Dr. Rondon's practice as the Professional Relations Coordinator Summer of 2015 to handle our Marketing and Public Relations. I have a background in Sales, Marketing and Communications and graduated from Westmont College with a BA in Communication Studies. I work with the
practice part time, as I have a 3 year old daughter and a 7 month old son. We enjoy doing outdoor activities as a family and have been a part of the Livermore Community for several years.