LuAnn has been in the dental field for three decades.  She began her career as a lab technician and honed her skills in crown and bridge.  She then went on to become licensed, as a Registered Dental Assistant.  Working in all the dental specialties, with an emphasis in the field of periodontics, LuAnn continued her growth in dentistry.  For the past 26 years, LuAnn has worked in the front office.  With a   passion, extensive knowledge and skills of dentistry, she is ready to help you understand the changing world of dental insurance and dental terminology. 

During LuAnn’s free time, she enjoys cultivating her beautiful garden, entertaining family and friends, and exploring the many estate sales.

Roxanne and her family have recently arrived in California from Washington State.  She joined our practice in 2016 and has training as a dental assist, along with knowledge of business practices.  She has excelled and held supervisor positions.  Enthusiastic about the dental field and what she can contribute, she is excited to train with a great staff and caring doctor.  Roxanne is ready to serve you at the front office and take care of your dental needs.  Just let her know how she can help you. 
Outside the office, Roxanne loves spending time with her family and exploring the sites of San Diego.

Grace joined our team showcasing her love of dentistry and desire to create beautiful smiles.  Practicing as a licensed Registered Dental Assistant for the past 21 years, she enjoys helping people achieve beautiful smiles.  Grace has brought
humor to the office and brightens the spirits of our patients. Laughter heals the soul. With her extensive knowledge and experience, she is committed to customizing your dental care, both behind the scenes and chairside.        

At home, Grace enjoys relaxing with family and friends.

Our Staff

To My Dear Patients;
I would like to let all of you know that I will be moving in September to be closer to family in the Orange County area.
In working with Dr. Young and her staff for the past 9 years, I have gotten to know each of you and consider you dear friends. Your smiles mean the world to me. You will continue to be well-cared for. I will be back every so often to check in and visit the office.

Thanks to all of you for making my career so meaningful and so very much fun

All the best ,


​​(858) 273-7777

Dr. Barbara Young

3764 Clairemont Drive, San Diego, CA 92117