Welcome to Phoenix Oral & Facial Surgery

Meet Our Team

At Phoenix Oral & Facial Surgery, our outstanding and dedicated staff will make you feel at ease.  Please don't hesitate to let us know how we can make your experience with us an even better one.




Office Manager

Shellie is an Arizona native whose dental career began when she was 16 working at her childhood pediatric dental office.  Shellie prides herself on all aspects of dentistry and brings more than 25 years of valued dental experience to our office. She’s responsible for keeping the office running smoothly and overseeing all of the administrative needs. Shellie has a passion for people and she loves helping change the lives of our patients as they achieve the smile of their dreams. Creating an inviting and caring environment is her specialty! Outside of the office, she is a proud mother of 6, an avid fitness enthusiast, cheerleader at her kids sporting events, and volunteers at AzMOMS.

Fun Fact - Shellie is the proud momma to twins.


Treatment Coordinator

Cece has been working in the dental field in different capacities for 30+ years and is an Arizona native. She enjoys building relationships with our patients and sharing in their smile transformations. Since joining us in 2021, Cece has been our patient’s point of contact for any concern - big or small! She presents treatment plans to patients and helps coordinate all aspects of your care from start to finish. On the weekends, Cece loves spending time with her family and her wonderful 3 grand babies. In addition, Cece loves gardening and being outdoors.

Fun Fact - Cece has the most contagious laugh in our office and it warms the hearts of all those around her.


Lead Surgical Assistant - Coordinator

Selena has over 6 years of experience in the healthcare industry and was previously a Registered Nurse at the Los Robles ER. She was born and raised in California, and moved to Arizona where she attended Carrington College and completed their Dental Assisting Program. She’s a comforting presence and is very knowledgeable in medicine and all the latest dental procedures. Her passion is making her patients feel comfortable and confident and ensuring they receive the highest quality of care before, during, and after there procedure. She has a very fun and kind personality. Outside of the office, Selena finds joy in Jeeping with her fiancé, camping, or chilling poolside with family and friends.

Fun Fact - During her senior year in high school, Selena read more books than her graduation class combined.


Surgical Assistant

Stephanie is a Scottsdale native with over 7 years of dental experience. Stephanie takes pride in all she does and has a wellspring of knowledge on all aspects of dentistry as she’s worked in General, Periodontic, Endodontic, and now Oral Surgery.  As a Certified Dental Assistant from Brookline College, Stephanie ensures everything goes as planned and that our patients are well taken care of from the moment she welcomes them back for treatment. When Stephanie is not in the office, she can usually be found having fun with her family at the waterpark, Sky Zone Trampoline park, enjoying a long walk, or pampering herself at the nail salon.

Fun Fact - Stephanie is the queen of one liners…If you have time to lean, you have time to clean.  😊


Surgical Assistant

Demitria was born and raised right here in Arizona. She recently graduated from Carrington College as a Registered Dental Assistant and joined our team once she completed her internship with us. Demitria has always held a special place in her heart for the dental field, as her Grandpa & Grandma were both dentists in the Seattle area. Demitria was fortunate enough to spend the summers helping them, which she considers an important and special experience in her life. As one of our newest additions to the team, Demitria has already made such a positive impact on our patients! She has a gift of creating an instant connection and a comforting presence with our patients. In her spare time, Demitria loves to read, cook, and explore downtown Phoenix parks while enjoying a good picnic with her fiancé.

Fun Fact - Demitria can solve a rubix cube faster than her fiancée can floss her teeth.

Financial Coordinator

Sarah is an Arizona native. Since joining our team in September of 2022 she has been a vital part of our practice. She is responsible for helping coordinate different aspects of patients treatment from scheduling appointments to presenting treatment plans to patients. Sarah’s mission is to make the payment process for our patients as easy and smooth as possible. She has a witty and creative personality, and enjoys interacting with patients to ensure they have a positive experience.

Outside of work, Sarah loves spending time with her family, including her 3 beautiful kids and newborn grandbaby. She is passionate about cooking, especially Mexican food. 

Fun Fact - Sarah has been a massage therapist for 20 years.

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