A native of Burbank, California, Trisha completed her college studies in psychology. She switched career plans to become a Dental Hygienist and earned her RDH from Loma Linda University in 2006. She joined Friedman Dentistry in 2013 and when not at work, she enjoys traveling, gourmet foods, and training her puppy Lucky Stone.
Victoria Clinical Assistant
Victoria is a native of Southern California and her prior work experience in management and customer service has made her an excellent fit at Friedman Dentistry. She has always been interested in the dental profession and aspires to become a Dental Hygienist. In her spare time, Victoria attends the Los Angeles Kings, Sparks, Lakers and Dodgers sporting events. She enjoys cooking for friends and family.
Brandie Clinical Assistant
Brandie is a native of Alabama who moved to Los Angeles nine years ago. She attended culinary school at The Art Institute in Santa Monica where she learned an array of manual dexterity skills that transfer perfectly in her dental assisting duties. Brandie enjoys performing aerial silks in her free time as well as spending time with her pets. She is also an avid volunteer at pet shelters.
Sandy Dental Hygienist
A native of North Hollywood, Sandy earned her dental hygiene degree from West Los Angeles College in 1981 and has been a team member at Friedman Dentistry for over 15 years. She is an avid swimmer, cyclist and runner. In her free time, she also enjoys cooking for family and many friends.
Talya Dental Hygienist
A native of Sherman Oaks, California, Talya earned a Bachelors of Art History from San Francisco State University. She returned to Los Angeles and earned her dental hygiene degree from West Coast University in Anaheim and joined the Friedman Dentistry Team. In her free time, Talya enjoys cooking, entertaining friends and family, and trying one of the many new restaurants in and around Los Angeles.
Heather Clinical Assistant
A native of Woodland Hills, California, Heather earned her Bachelor's of Science degree in biochemistry from California State University, Northridge. She is entering Dental School in the fall and aspires to become an Orthodontist. We will miss her presence at Friedman Dentistry. In her free time, she enjoys trying new foods, making crafts, calligraphy and cake decorating.
Carol Clinical Assistant
Carol is a native of the San Fernando Valley and has previously worked as a Behavioral Analyst specializing in children with Autism. Her duties at Friedman Dentistry include helping to ensure all our patients have a positive dental experience. Carol also enjoys boxing, creative writing and visiting every theme park in Southern California with her son Ayden.
Jamie Clinical Assistant
Jamie is a native of Fort Wayne, Indiana and recently relocated to Los Angeles to pursue makeup artistry for film and television. She has always been interested in the healthcare field and is an excellent addition to the Friedman Dentistry Team. Jamie enjoys Filipino food and time with her family as well as touring the city and discovering the many activities Los Angeles has to offer.
Kayla Dental Hygienist
A native of Portland, Oregon, Kayla has always wanted to live in Los Angeles where the weather is warmer. She earned her Bachelors of Science degree from The Pacific University School of Dental Hygiene where she also participated in varsity basketball, softball and cross country. Kayla enjoys Thai food, outdoor concerts and anything sweet. She is excited to be a member of the Friedman Dentistry Team.