Erika Everson – Registered Dental Hygienist
Erika lived in San Diego for 15 years, but she is a native Tucsonan. Erika earned her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene (BSDH) degree from Northern Arizona University in 1997. She continued her education at Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport, where she earned her Master of Science in Dental Hygiene (MSDH) degree and completed the Educational Leadership Preparation Program. Erika has over 20 years of experience in various types of practices and settings. Erika loves being a part of our practice because “we have a great team that values its patients as well as its team members”. Erika is the mother of two boys. When she is not in the office, she enjoys playing softball, reading, watching movies, photography, and hiking.
Harmony Haroldson – Registered Dental Hygienist
Harmony earned her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2012 from Pima Community College and graduated with honors. She joined our team in 2018, after Dr. William Becker retired, an international renowned Periodontist, where she served as the lead hygienist. Harmony has volunteered her time given back to the community by participating in Give Kids a Smile Day and Hopefest. Harmony and her husband Daniel are delighted to welcome their daughter Hayley into the family.
Jennifer Ma – Registered Dental Hygienist
Jenni earned her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2017 from Mesa Community College and graduated with honors. Jenni is trained in Tobacco Cessation, CAMBRA – caries management by risk assessment, and Nutritional Counseling. She is concurrently working on her Bachelors degree in Public Health at the University of Arizona, while working in our office to help patients achieve and maintain optimum oral health.
Alma De La Cruz – Dental Assistant
Alma graduated from Pima Medical Institute in 2007 and has over twelve years’ experience as a dental assistant. Alma makes sure our patients feel comfortable, whether it’s by getting a pillow for their neck, getting them a blanket, or just staying in the room talking to them and getting to know them while we wait for Dr. Christopher Granillo. She loves being a part of our practice because of “our team works well together, helps and support each other; our patients see that and I’m honored to be part of a team that genuinely cares, values, respects, and treats every patient like family. In her spare time, Alma enjoys photography, traveling and loves spending time with her husband, Mario and her beautiful daughter, Emilia.
Judith Thomas – Dental Assistant
Judith studied expanded duties at the University of Florida. She has more than 35 years of experience in dentistry and has been a part of our team for 7 years. Judith is proud to be part of a caring office family that gives excellent dentistry to our patient family. Judith is the mother of two and the grandmother of five. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, sewing, cooking, and camping.