Dr. Don Do
Dr. Do, also known as “Dr. Don,” was born and raised in Orange County, California. He received his undergraduate education at the University of California, Irvine earning his Bachelor of Science’s degree in Biology. He later went on to receive his Doctorate Degree in Dental Surgery at New York University in New York City and served as president of the Student Chapter of the American Academy Pediatric Dentistry. At NYU, Dr. Don was the recipient of the Certificate of Merit AAPD Pre-doctoral Student Award.
Realizing his passion for providing for pediatric health, Dr. Don continued his education at NOVA Southeastern University in conjunction with Broward General and Joe DiMaggio Hospital in Florida. At NOVA, Dr. Don received his Pediatric Dental Certificate and his Master of Science by completing research in the field of cleft palate repair with stem cells. Throughout the course of his studies, he has also been very involved in community and international outreaches taking him to underserved areas of NY, Florida, Honduras, Grenada, and Jamaica to provide dental treatment and, most importantly, dental education.
Dr. Don and his wife Katie enjoy watching Food Network and UFC. Dr. Don particularly enjoys cooking foods with gadgets to smoke, sous vide, and sear. With his background as a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do, he is a mixed martial arts fan and fitness.
Dr. Jay Sipin
Teen & Adult Dentist
Dr. Sipin, our Teen and Adult Dentist, he comes from the Air Force Family. He attended the Central Escolar University in Manalo, the Philippines, was his dental school class president and also served in the military garnishing awards for his service. The Air Force Achievement medal twice and the Air Force commendation medal were given for meritorious and dedicated service to the United States Air Force Dental Corps.
Dr. Sipin believes that past dental history is important but not as important as the "NOW." He will explain your treatment plan and what options are available to address your immediate needs and personal wants.
Dr. Sipin enjoys vinyl records, mountain biking, basketball, Miata track days, and fitness. He also enjoys spending time with his three teenagers. They have 2 pet dogs, which include a Maltese and a Golden Doodle.
Dr. Sipin believes in a quote from a famous MD: "The secret to patient care is caring for the patient."
Dr. David Trent
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Originally from Chicago, Dr. David Trent moved to Northern California in 2001. He is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon licensed to practice both dentistry and medicine. He received his dental degree from UC San Francisco and his medical degree from the UC Davis, followed by a surgical fellowship in Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery. A big kid at heart, Dr. David fits right in at our practice.
With over 15 years of experience providing dental health care, Dr. Nikki is known by her
patients for her gentle skill and caring personality. She loves working with children
because they make her work day fun and exciting!
Dr. Nikki earned her DDS at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San
Francisco where she was awarded numerous awards for her academic excellence and
was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society.
She went on to do her residency in Pediatric Dentistry at Interfaith Medical Center in
Brooklyn, New York and is board certified with the American Board of Pediatric
Dentistry. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of the Pacific and
holds a Membership of Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) from the Royal College of
Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, Scotland.
Dr. Nikki and her husband are avid travelers and proud parents of two beautiful girls.
They love spending time with their daughters and exploring the world with them.
Among her hidden talents, Dr. Nikki is a PADI-certified scuba dive-master, pianist, and
improviser of silly songs for kids (especially when she forgets the real tune for a song).
She also loves cooking healthy meals for her family and friends.