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Meet The Team

Learn About Our Dental Team 

Our team of professionals believe that your dental care experience should be comprehensive and courteous, addressing your individual needs and preferences.  We strive to provide our patients with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Your comfort is our top priority.  Trained in the latest technology and procedures, our dental staff is fully certified, and our business staff is well versed in such matters as scheduling, explaining and facilitating insurance or financing arrangements.  Our teams commitments extends beyond your normal office visits.  We will follow-up after your treatments, share information about ways you can take better care of your teeth and remind you of upcoming appointments. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.

Dr. Bernardo Taina

Dr. Bernardo Taina completed his undergraduate education at San Jose State University and received his dental education at Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dr. Taina excels in comprehensive family care with a gentle and experienced touch. He has an extensive experience working with adults and enjoys working with children. He is known for his gentle touch and caring way of treating his patients. In fact, many fearful patients have expressed that Dr. Taina is the only dentist they have returned to for more treatment. Dr Taina’s expertise includes cosmetic reconstruction of teeth, root canals, dentures, treatment of gum disease, oral surgery, dental implants and Invisalign.

Dr. Taina is a member in good standing with the American Dental Association, the American Implant Association and an active member with the Washington State Dental Association and the Seattle-King County Dental Society. Dr Taina speak Spanish fluently, enjoys spending time with his wife and son, and when the weather is nice enjoys hiking and fishing.

Dr. Elizabeth Taina

Dr. Elizabeth Taina learned at an early age that small acts of compassion can make any dental procedure much easier, and from this realization she developed a desire to become a skilled and compassionate dentist. Thereafter, her educational pursuits were geared towards a career in dentistry.  She earned her Bachelor's degree in Biology from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Indiana University School of DentistryDr. Elizabeth has been providing care to families in Maple Valley Dentistry Professionals since 2018.  She is dedicated to continuing education and passionate about providing both quality care and dental education to her patients, and with every patient she strives to deliver a comforting, pleasant experience. Dr. Elizabeth and her husband have two daughters, in her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, maintains a healthy balance by running and walking.  She also enjoys traveling and most of all playing volleyball. 

Dr. Christopher Taina

Dr. Christopher R Taina Lopez practiced in the state of Iowa since 2016, he recently moved back to the west coast to be closer to family. Dr. Chris grew up in San Jose, CA where he attended Cupertino High School. He graduated from Pacific Union College with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry before attending Loma Linda University School of Dentistry where he learned from his instructors and professors the importance of patient care. At the School of Dentistry, Dr. Chris found that he enjoyed being in clinical care, especially being a general dentist where he could perform a wide variety of care for his patients. Dr. Chris and his wife have a daughter and son. He enjoys spending quality time with his family particularly enjoying the outdoors backpacking, camping, fishing, kayaking, and hiking. He also enjoys watching movies, soccer and volleyball.

Jocelyn Ramirez

Receptionist & Scheduling Coordinator

Kimberly Case

Registered Dental Hygienist

Laura Ryan

Registered Dental Hygienist

Lesley Valdez

Registered Dental Assistant

Hunter Stump

Dental Assistant

Jocelyn Hernandez

Dental Assistant


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