Meet The Staff
Julie, Treatment Coordinator. Julie was born and raised in Whittier, California. She moved to Arizona in 2004, hired by Dr. Blazic and hasn’t looked back. She has been in the dental field for 18 years and loves oral surgery. She enjoys spending time with her family. If you have any treatment, scheduling, or payment questions, ask me!
Amanda, Treatment Coordinator. Amanda is an Arizona native, having grown up in Buckeye. She attended Yavapai Community College in Prescott and Arizona College of Allied Health in Phoenix. Amanda began her career as a medical assistant in the West Valley and transitioned to an administrative role when she began working for Palm Valley Oral Surgery in 2007. Amanda is an avid reader. She enjoys spending time with her family and her dogs. If you have any treatment or insurance questions, ask me!
Kristina (KV), Scheduling. A native of Arizona, Kristina attended Glendale Community College for her associates degree. In her early years she worked as a medical assistant, she then went on to obtain her Bachelors degree at the University of Phoenix. Kristina has been in the dental field for 16 years. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, watching football and boxing.
Lisa, Scheduling. Lisa joined our team in October 2019. She was born and raised in Wisconsin and is a loyal Wisconsin sports fan – Go Packers! Lisa relocated to Arizona in 2015 and has 2 sons. She loves the Arizona sun and warm temperatures, which makes it perfect for enjoying outdoor activities.
Sudye, Surgical Assistant. Sudye was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. She moved to Arizona with hopes of being able to travel more. She loves going to the beach and being with her ohana (family). She has 2 children and 4 granddaughters. She is looking forward to exploring new places and hiking. She has been in the dental field for 28 years and truly loves what she does. She is always learning. The best part of her job is being able to change someone’s smile and in return changing someone’s life.
Heidi, Surgical Assistant. Heidi was born and raised in Austria. She move to the United States about 20+ years ago. She earned her dental assisting degree at Bryman College in Reseda, California. She started working for Palm Valley Oral Surgery when she moved to Arizona in 2007. Heidi likes to spend time with her family and friends.
Jessie, Surgical Assistant. Jessie was born in Germany and raised in New Jersey. Due to her military background she has traveled all over the world. She graduated in 2012 from Altrain Dental Academy, and has had a passion for oral surgery ever since. Jessie loves art and dogs. She owns two Boston Terriers and she frequents dog parks on the weekends with her family.
Cindy, Surgical Assistant. Cindy was born and raised in California up until her junior year in high school. Her family moved to Scottsdale, AZ where she attended high school at Horizon High School and graduated in 1991. In 1992 she moved to Dallas, TX with her parents where she attended dental assistant school. In 1994 she moved back to California and became a Registered Dental Assistant until 2014. She moved back to Arizona in 2014 to be closer to her parents. Cindy has been in the dental field for 26 years and has enjoyed every year. She has 2 daughters. When she is not at work she spends her weekends at the softball fields.
Tracy, Surgical Assistant. Tracy was raised in the midwest and moved to Arizona in 1996. She has been in the dental field for 22 years. Her passion is oral surgery. She loves spending time with her family and traveling.
Christine,Practice Relations Director. Christine is a West Valley native, who grew up in Litchfield Park, attending Litchfield Elementary, Western Sky, Agua Fria High School, followed by completing her undergraduate at The University of Arizona. She remembers when the only thing that connected Litchfield Park to Goodyear was Litchfield Rd, lined with palm trees, surrounded by cotton fields. She currently resides in Old Litchfield Park with her husband, Charlie, and four daughters.