Dental Assistants

Deanna Barron - Dental Assistant

Deanna was born and raised in San Luis Obispo and currently lives here with her cat, Spike. She graduated from Arroyo Grande High School in 2008 and became a dental assistant in 2011. Deanna loves helping others and is very passionate about what she does. She has two older sisters that she loves to go running and hiking with.  Her family is everything to her. In her off time, she loves to work out and hang out at the beach.            






Julie Beals - Registered Dental Assistant

Julie is originally from Texas and graduated from Texas A&M.  She met her husband soon after moving to California and has been living in San Luis Obispo since 2003.  Julie has been dental assisting for the past nine years and loves meeting new people.  As a type I diabetic, she is passionate about increasing oral health awareness and the importance of nutrition. 

Outside of work, Julie enjoys hiking, pet-sitting, horseback riding, working concerts and supporting the local arts, and traveling to different countries.




Yachiyl Fernandez, Registered Dental Assistant 

Yachiyl (you can call her Yoshi) is 22 years old and has lived on the central coast her entire  life.  She is expecting her first child soon--a little girl!

Yoshi has been a Registered Dental Assistant for three years and has worked at R&R Dental Care since she graduated from the Hancock College assisting program in 2012. She works part time while attending Hancock and plans to transfer to a university in the fall of 2017.  After university, Yoshi plans to apply to dental school and become a dentist.   

In her free time, Yoshi enjoys going to the beach and working out. She looks forward to seeing you around the office!



Kyla Klippness, Registered Dental Assistant

Kyla was born and raised in Santa Maria and she loves the Central Coast. She graduated from the Hancock College dental assisting program and became a Registered Dental Assistant in 2014. She started working at R&R Dental Care right after she graduated.  She feels lucky to work at such a great dental office with the most amazing doctors and co-workers! 

Kyla works part time while still going to school.  She is currently a student at Hancock and is working on her pre-requisites to become a Dental Hygienist. When she graduates from hygiene school, Kyla hopes to return to R&R Dental Care and be your Registered Dental Hygienist.




Katie Neenan, Registered Dental Assistant

 Pic and Bio coming soon!


Ally Paddock, Dental Assistant 

Ally is a Dental Assistant at R&R Dental Care. She has been in the dental field for five years and loves it. She was born and raised on the Central Coast and is so happy to be able to work in this area as well.

When Ally's not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and going to the beach. She looks forward to helping our patients attain happy and healthy smiles!

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San Luis Obispo

973 E. Foothill Blvd., Suite 101,
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
(805) 544-9440
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236 S. Halcyon Road,
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
(805) 489-1495
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