Meet Our Staff

Elaine, Registered Dental Assistant

Having been in the orthodontic field for many years, I have been working with the practice since 2000. When not at work, I enjoy spending time with family and friends. I like to cook and garden. I participate in many boutiques with my custom floral designs.

Rosalinda, Dental Assistant

I have been fortunate to work with Dr. Righellis since 1984 and have been in the orthodontic field since 1981. I choose the orthodontic field because I enjoy working with people and making a positive impact. I have been married to my wonderful husband for almost 18 years and we have three terrific children and a Shi Tzu dog. Between work, family and volunteering at my children’s schools, I enjoy scrap booking, crafts, dance, camping and Disneyland!

Debbie, Registered Dental Assistant

I have been an RDA since 1984, and I’ve been with Dr. Righellis since 2003. I relish the orthodontic field because I like working with people and I am very good with my hands. Outside the office I enjoy spending time with my son and daughter, and our three playful cats. I also take pleasure in belly dancing and reading books.

Claudia, Registered Dental Assistant

Claudia has been an orthodontic assistant since 1996. She has been with our office since 2009. Claudia enjoys spending her free time with her two sons and husband.

Lisa, Registered Dental Assistant

I’m originally from Texas and have been in the dental field for over 20 years.  I feel very fortunate to be a part of the Dr. Righellis team.  My awesome husband Randy and I have 6 grown boys and 9 grandchildren.  When I’m not working I like to spend time with family, friends, and at Disneyland.

Tina , Registered Dental Assistant

As an orthodontic assistant for over 25 years, I have enjoyed helping our patients create great smiles! My husband of 30 years and I enjoy the outdoors like biking, hiking and gardening. We also enjoy hanging out with our two kids.

Marty , Financial Coordinator

With three years of dental experience, I enjoy interacting and helping patients. When not at work I take joy in spending time with my family, attending live musical festivals, meeting new people, reading outdoors, cuddling with my puppy and let’s not forget hosting game nights.

Suzanne, Laboratory Technician

In 2005, I joined the team bringing several years’ experience as a dental technician. I do model work and fabricate many types of dental appliances. My family and I share a wide variety of outdoor interests.

Angela, Treatment Coordinator

I’ve worked with the practice since 2005 but have known Dr. Righellis for many years. He treated both myself and all my siblings.  I enjoy working with our patients.  I love spending my free time with family, friends, being outdoors & reading.

Sydney, Scheduling Coordinator

Orthodontics has been a part of my life since 2000. Helping patients and being a part of a dedicated professional team is rewarding. I enjoy my family and friends, reading, being outdoors, traveling and new adventures.

Rosa, Scheduling Coordinator

I have been in the dental field for over 20 years.  I love working in Orthodontics. It is very rewarding helping children as well as adults to develop a beautiful smile whether it is for esthetics or functionally necessary.

In my spare time I enjoy reading, yoga. spending time with my children, my beautiful granddaughter and friends.

Alaina , Sterilization Technician

Having worked in the health care field for 12 years, I enjoy helping people. The last two years I have been a part of the great team of Righellis and Associates. When not at work, I am with my beautiful daughter and enjoy visiting Disneyland.

Dr. Righellis & Dr. Ikeda
Meet Dr Righellis & Dr Ikeda
Excellent service. Dr. Righellis and his associates provide personalized care. They have greatly helped to improve my appearance and teeth alignment.A. C.

Righellis & Associates

Orthodontics for Children and Adults

2220 Mountain Blvd.
Suite 204
Oakland, CA 94611
510-482-0600

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: On a limited basis – please call for availability