Meet the Staff

Daisy Fagundes- Garcia

Registered Dental Hygienist

Daisy has 20 years experience in the dental field, beginning her career as a pediatric registered dental assistant and graduating as a registered dental hygienist in 2008.  She takes pride in caring for her patients with compassion and loves building a lasting relationship with them and their smile.  Daisy is attentive and understanding to patient needs.  Being of Azorean Portuguese descent Daisy is fluent in Portuguese and understands most and can speak some Spanish.  Outside of the office Daisy’s son, daughter and husband keep her busy.  Together they love to spend time outdoors “glamping” in their travel trailer with family and friends, participating in Portuguese festivities, and vacationing whenever possible. 

Britney Medrano


Britney enjoys working as a dental assistant in the city she grew up in. 

She graduated from Arroyo High School and received her certifications for Dental Assisting at Eden Area Regional Occupational Program. After gaining more experience in Newbury Dental, she passed the state exam to receive her RDA license!

When not at the office, Britney loves spending time with her family and walking her scrawny chihuahua.

Marina Almaraz

Front Desk Coordinator

Marina has been working in the dental industry for over ten years, and she is one of the first faces you will see when you walk into Newbury Dental. She studied Anthropology at San Jose State University, and she loves meeting new people from all walks of life. Within her years working in the dental field, she has gained extensive knowledge in dental insurance. She takes tremendous pride in ensuring that your dental visit is a great experience.


Marina is a mom to three girls, and she enjoys spending time with her family. She is a reiki practitioner, she has a passion for photography, and she is a Disney lover!

Gorett Hazelwood

Registered Dental Hygienist

My name is Gorett and I am a Bay Area native. I have been a Dental Hygienist since 2004 and prior to that was a Dental Assistant.  As a Hygienist, I love being able to share my knowledge about the connection between oral health and systemic health as well as the relationships that I build with my patients. I love spending time with my family and friends! My passions are traveling, dancing, eating and smiling!