Nicole was born and raised in Corona, California. She attended Riverside Community College to first get her two Associate degrees, and then graduated from Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry in 2007, Cum Laude, with her Bachelors of Science degree in Dental Hygiene.
After moving from Southern California, she first practiced in Phoenix, AZ, then Colorado for 6 years and then moved to Las Vegas.
She is a busy Mom with two young daughters, Addison and Elizabeth. Her and her husband, Chad, enjoy date nights, playing at the park with the kids, walking their two Golden Retrievers, and just being with family.
Nicole is laser certified, has a gentle touch in cleaning teeth, and her bedside manner is very comforting to our patients!
Callie graduated with honors from Herzing University in Minnesota as a Licensed Dental Assistant in 2013. Her passion for dentistry has greatly increased as she gained experience in all aspects of the profession. Callie is thrilled to make our office her home and she is very grateful for her coworkers, as they aid in advancing her dental knowledge and skills. She enjoys getting to know patients, and her calm, gentle approach helps put them at ease. Her daily goals consist of making sure her patients are comfortable, providing quality dental care and seeing them leave with a smile.
Callie and her family relocated to Nevada in June of 2016, and she is looking forward to the new experiences that it will bring. Outside of the office, Callie enjoys playing soccer, running, and volunteering. She also loves to cheer for her son Zachary at his sporting events, and taking on new challenges. Callie is very family oriented and looks forward to celebrating special events and getting together with her family for holidays.
Laurel was born and raised in Newport Oregon and made Henderson her home in 2012. She has been working in the healthcare industry for 16 years and is passionate about customer service. She is excited to expand her knowledge in the dental field and to be working with such a dedicated team.
Laurel is a busy wife and mother with 2 children at home, her son Terrell and her daughter Meloni. She enjoys being outdoors, spending time with family and friends and traveling to Oregon as much as possible.
Dr. Amanda Okundaye, Anesthesiologist
After graduating from Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, Dr. Amanda Okundaye attended an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program sponsored by Lutheran Medical Center as well as a Hospital Dentistry program at the University of California Los Angeles. She realized that she had a love for anesthesia and decided to continue her education in a dental anesthesiology residency at the prestigious University of California Los Angeles. Dr. Okundaye has a full time private practice solely dedicated to anesthesia for dentistry in Nevada and California. She has faculty appointments at the University of California Los Angeles department of Hospital Dentistry and Ostrow School of Dentistry University of Southern California. She teaches IV sedation courses at the University of Nevada Las Vegas and Oregon Health Science University. Dr. Okundaye gives lectures to local dentist interested in sedation as well as other topics such as Medical Emergencies in the Dental office. Dr. Okundaye is an active member of American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Okundaye’s recent publications include an article in The Pulse [Why Capnography? Okundaye, AJ, Reed, KL, Fonner, AM. The Pulse 2013. (accepted for publication for 2013)] as well as two textbook chapters [Deep Sedation: Dentist Anesthesiologist Utilization. Reed, KL Okundaye, AJ. in Behavior Management in Dentistry for Children. Editors: Wright, GZ., Kupietzky, A. Wiley. (published April 2014) and Management of Emergencies Associated with Sedation. Reed, KL Okundaye, AJ. in Behavior Management in Dentistry for Children. Editors: Wright, GZ., Kupietzky, A. Wiley. (Published April 2014)]. Amanda and her prosthodontist husband Tab have two beautiful children, Caleb and Joelle that they absolutely adore and spend as much time with as possible.