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.
Staff Photos and Biographies
Our team of friendly and caring professionals is specially trained in the latest techniques in virtually "pain free" care. Dr. Brignon's TenderLovingCare Dentistry and personal focus and attention to your dental needs will make your dental visits as pleasant as possible! We utilize the most comfortable DEXIS Digital Xrays for better diagnosis and minimal radiation exposure, as well as Biolase EZ Lase and Epic Laser treatments for virtual pain free Periodontal treatment and Oral Surgery. We can also provide Nitrous Oxide ( Laughing Gas) for nervous patients for more comfortable and less stressful dental visits! Now additionally offering Laser 30 Minute Teeth Whitening and Temporary TMJ jaw pain relief with Epic Biolase Laser !
Luzana Brignon, DDS
Dr. Brignon and staff consult with patient
LUZANA BRIGNON DDS ........Dr. Brignon has been involved in Dentistry and the dental field for over 30 years and she has been a Dentist in the San Jose area for the last 17 years and at the helm of the dental practice of Luzana Brignon DDS since 2004, over 12 years. She keeps up with the latest in dental techniques for Restorative dentistry and Root Canals , Dental Implants and Advanced Periodontal treatment including continuing education classes at UCLA Dental school , USC Dental School, the University of Pacific and UCSF Dental schools in San Francisco . Dr. Brignon is also Laser Certified in the use of Biolase soft tissue laser treatments. Dr. Brignon is also fluent in English and Spanish, as is the entire staff.
Tien Nguyen, RDH
Hygienist advises dental care patient
Tien Nguyen R.D.H.........is our RDH , Registered Dental Hygienist ....Tien is our primary Dental Hygienist and is handling teeth cleanings, xrays, and Perio Scaling and Root Planing deep cleaning perio treatment. . She graduated from Foothill Dental Hygiene school and was a RDA Dental Assistant for 5 years previously to becoming a Dental Hygienist for a total of 6 yrs in the dental field. She is Dental board Xray certified and utilizes our Dexis Digital Xrays system and Intra-Oral camera as well . Tien is a long time resident of San Jose and graduated from nearby Mt. Pleasant High School in East San Jose.
Silvia Valdez, RDA
Brignon DDS Registered Dental Assistant
SILVIA VALDEZ - is our RDA, Registered Dental Assistant for the last 4 years and she has over 12 years experience as a dental assistant in the Bay Area. As the RDA she assists Dr. Brignon in most procedures and handles the instrumentation , sterilization , and infection control aspects of the dental practice in accordance with National Board Standards. She is a Mother of four and resident of nearby Fremont. Silvia is fluent in English as well as Spanish.
Front Desk Treatment Coordinator
LAREN ALVAREZ.....is our FRONT DESK TREATMENT COORDINATOR and has been with us for 2 1/2 years as Front Desk Scheduler and Treatment Coordinator and has over 12 years front desk and treatment planning experience. She also has years of extensive dental insurance experience to handle the myriad of dental insurance claims and situations for our patients. From San Jose and the nearby neighborhood Laren is a graduate of nearby James Lick High School, a Mother of 4 children and is fluent in English and Spanish. She has extensive knowledge of our Dentrix practice mgt. and Dexis digital xray software to provide the best patient experience in handling their dental insurance and planning patient treatment to improve their dental health..