Meet Our Staff
Excellent dental care starts with a well trained and experienced team.
Our goal is to deliver the highest quality care in a comfortable environment.
We are dedicated to keeping our skills and knowledge updated by attending many continuing education courses.
Dr. Michael N Hillstead
Dr. Hillstead was raised in Sonoma Valley and attended the local schools. He graduated from Sonoma Valley High School in 1974. He then continued his education at Brigham Young University and received a bachelors degree in zoology in 1980. In 1984, Dr. Hillstead graduated Cum Laude “with honors” from University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry. He was honored with a lifetime membership with the OKU honor society. Dr. Hillstead then returned to Sonoma Valley to begin practicing dentistry with his father. Since 1984, Dr. Hillstead has enjoyed serving the people of Sonoma Valley by providing comprehensive dental care.
Vickie has been our office manager for fifteen years. She oversees and manages the many details of our smooth running office. She has expert knowledge of all types of dental insurance and payment options. Feel free to contact Vickie regarding any payment or insurance questions.
Stacy is Dr. Hillstead’s receptionist and assistant office manager She was born and raised in Sonoma Valley. She enjoys living in Sonoma with her husband and daughter. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her family and being outdoors. She is anxious to assist you with your appointments and scheduling.
Maggie is one of our dental hygienists. Maggie has lived in Sonoma Valley for many years and enjoys many friends in the community. Maggie truly enjoys providing hygiene care and helping patients maintain oral health. She also greets her patients with a warm smile and gentle care.
Stephanie is also one of our dental hygienists. She is a graduate of the Santa Rosa Junior College hygiene program class of 2007. She loves knowing that what she does makes a difference not only in the oral health, but also the overall health of her patients. She was born and raised in Sonoma Valley and is currently living with her husband and two young sons. She enjoys spending time with her family and outdoor activities.
Lisa is our newest staff member. She had recieved extensive training and is a Registered Dental Assistant. She graduated for the Santa Rosa Junior College Dental Assisting Program. Her knowlege and skills all her to provide an even greater level of patient care.