At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Allison started her career in dentistry in 2007 as an insurance auditor and treatment coordinator in her home state of Georgia. After moving to Los Angeles in April 2013 and trying to find her “work home” she met Dr. Cosgrove and her amazing team. Allison has been the Practice Manager since January 2014 and has appreciated the opportunity to learn and grow with the office. Working as the liaison between patient and doctor, she has the opportunity to build relationships with our patients and provide superior customer care. Not only is she trained in account and chart auditing as well as insurance, but also has training in the Ritz Carlton Gold Standard Customer Service.
When Allison is not in the office she enjoys relaxing at home with a glass of wine and a good movie. She also enjoys shopping, writing for her blog, and does some modeling on the side.
Registered Dental Assistant
For Reina, it’s all about relationships! Reina is happy, huggable and a hard worker. She has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 1993 after graduating from Philippine Dental College in 1990. She joined Dr. Cosgrove’s team after Dr. Saffro retired in December 2013. Her passion for dentistry is driven by her love of people. She most enjoys the opportunity dentistry gives to build relationships that make a difference in patients’ lives. Her skills, energy and positive attitude really help the patients to feel at ease.
In her free time, Reina enjoys spending time with her family. She also enjoys going to the spa, shopping, and dancing.
Chelsea is a newcomer to our team. She has worked in various aspects of customer service over the past 8 years but has found true joy in dentistry. Chelsea appreciates getting to know our patients and learning new dental techniques. Coming from Alabama, Beverly Hills has been quite an exciting change.
When not in the office, Chelsea enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and their 2 cats. Exploring LA has proven to be a bit difficult due to the pandemic restrictions, however, she enjoys it all the same.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Miranda graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX. She relocated to Los Angeles in June of 2016. She is very empathetic and knows how to handle patients with any level of dental anxiety. She enjoys building rapport and having a solid relationship with patients. It allows a sense of comfort that can make going to the dentist that much more enjoyable. Miranda has a passion for health and service. She believes in the importance of oral health education and providing preventive services, and does her best to encourage everyone that they can have a healthy and bright smile.
When not in the office, Miranda enjoys exploring Southern California with her fiancé and hiking, reading, watching films and painting.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Xiao began her career in dentistry in 2014. She has experience as an office administrator, dental assistant, and now a registered dental hygienist. Fueled by her desire to help others and wanting to be more proactive and hands-on with providing direct patient care, she completed her bachelor of science degree in Dental Hygiene at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC. She believes that a gentle touch and caring demeanor is what makes every appointment that much more enjoyable and helps in creating long-lasting patient-provider relationships.
When Xiao is not at the office, she enjoys watching true crime documentaries, exploring California, and spoiling her dog Small Cloud.