Meet The Team

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.

Jacqueline Ricohermoso, DDS, MPH

Office Administrator

Dr. Jacque received her DDS degree from the USC Ostrow School of Dentistry as well as her Masters in Public Health from USC.  She brings her dental knowledge and business skills to the office as the Office Administrator.  When she is not busy in the office she is busy at home with her husband taking their two children to soccer, Taekwondo, dance, and piano.  In her spare time she loves to read and craft.  Dr. Jacque is also a member of the California Dental Association.

Jeri Wallitsch

Office Manager

Jeri has been in the dental field for 15 years.  She has a Masters in English/Education and taught 8th grade English in Chicago.  She is an avid reader and has been in her Book Club for over 25 years.  She and her husband love to travel and you can often find her at Disneyland with her family.  Jeri’s favorite thing about her job is building relationships with her patients; trading books and sharing travel tips.   

Bridgid Herndon

Registered Dental Hygienist

Bridgid has over 30 years of experience as a dental hygienist.  She graduated from USC Dental Hygiene.  She enjoys her work because it allows her to build strong relationships with her patients which develops their trust.  She believes educating each person about their oral health and how it relates to their overall well-being helps them understand their dental needs so they are comfortable making informed decisions about treatment.  On her free time Bridgid enjoys wine tasting and horse back riding.

Keri Hinkey

Registered Dental Hygienist

Keri has been a registered dental hygienist for the past 19 years.  She has a passion for people and health.  She has been married for 20 years and has 3 children, a son and fraternal twins.  Her husband grew up in Huntington Beach and now they are raising their family there.  A big part of Keri’s life is spent on the soccer field where all her children play and she referees.  Keri also has a 5 year old Goldendoodle who is the best dog in the world.

Sheryl Zuck

Registered Dental Assistant

Sheryl is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and has 33 years of experience in the field.  She attended Modesto Junior College to obtain her associates degree and has certifications for x-rays and coronal polish.  She assists in all aspects of dentistry including general and periodontics.  Sheryl loves the challenge that each new day at work brings and most of all, she enjoys the interpersonal relationships that she has grown with patients over the years.  She looks foward to making them smile with the wonderful things great dentistry can do.  On her off days, she takes pleasure in gardening, taking her dog, Blueberry for a walk on the beach and periodically going to Disneyland!  She has 2 kids, one son, Trevor who is 24 and a daughter, Coral who is 21.

Jocelyn Macatiag

Registered Dental Assistant

Jocelyn is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and has 10 years of experience in the field.  She attended University of the East and College of Dentistry in the Philippines to obtain her DDS, as well as certifications for x-rays and coronal polish.  She loves working, she's a servant at heart, and takes great pride in her work. She assists in all aspects of dentistry including general and periodontics.  On her off days, she takes pleasure in playing the guitar, biking, cooking, and singing for a choir.  Jocelyn has three children, and four grandchildren.