Leann Garcia, RDAEF2, is rejoining the award-winning dental practice of Dr. Jeanette Kern as Director of Clinical Restorations. She has extensive experience and advanced clinical training to provide patients with quality care that restores health to oral tissues, and rebuilds tooth enamel. Leann is an expert in the placement of porcelain crowns, bridges and tooth colored fillings.
Leann sits on the Advisory Board for the University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry, Continuing Education Program. She frequently speaks at national dental symposiums about advancements in the field of dental assisting.
Leann graduated at the top of her class from the University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry Registered Dental Assisting Extended Functions (RDAEF) program in 2012 and went on to complete the RADEF2 cycle, making her a sought-after expert in dental care assisting. Leann’s passion for dentistry was ignited during her time at Santa Clara University where she earned her initial dental assisting certification in 1998. Since, she has gone on to complete advanced training with some of the most forward-thinking minds in dental care including Spear Clinical Symposium, Hornbook Institute, Comprehensive Care, and Five-Star Systems.
“We are thrilled to have Leann Garcia rejoin our dental team. In addition to her cutting edge training, she brings a wealth of skills and experience and is very dedicated to providing high quality client care. ” explains Monterey Dentist, Dr. Jeanette Kern.
About Jeanette Kern, D.D.S.
Dr. Jeanette Kern is a nationally recognized leader in cosmetic, restorative and general dentistry. She is the only female dentist on the Monterey Dental Peer Review Board, and has earned a number of awards including 2007 Woman of the Year. Dr. Kern taught at the UCLA School of Dentistry and the USC Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry.
She graduated at the top of her class from the UCLA School of Dentistry. Each year, she completes hundreds of hours of post-doctoral, continuing education with the world’s leading dental pioneers. She is the winner of the 2016 Business Excellence Award from the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce.