Meet Our Staff


Kirbe began working at Cypress Family Dental in 2013 as a Registered Dental Assistant. Kirbe is a very skilled competent worker and was soon promoted to Office Manager. In her spare time, she loves to crochet, read, go to the movies and spend time with family and friends.

Debbie is the practice Insurance coordinator and is here to help with all of your insurance questions. Debbie was born in England and immigrated to the United States when she was four years of age. The family originally settled in Utah and moved to California in 1987. In her spare time, Debbie enjoys making chocolate favors, rubber stamping and spending time with family.
Melissa is our Registered Dental Hygienist responsible for assessing your oral health condition and needs. Melissa is a graduate of Cerritos College and began working with Dr. Don Wood on September 11, 2001. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her daughters, going to the movies and vacationing at the beach.

Mary has been in the dental field for over ten years. She joined Cypress Family Dental in 2018. Mary enjoys caring for people and helping them make the best decision for their dental needs. In her spare time Mary enjoys traveling with her family, hiking in the Orange County and Los Angeles County open tracks, cheering on Team USA Figure Skating, reading books, listening to classical music and relaxing at the beach.

Marie has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2017. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. They especially enjoy exploring nature together, hiking in the mountains or along the coast.

May has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2014 and loves working at Dr. Wood’s office. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, going to the movies and vacationing.

Natalie began work as a Dental Assistant in 2011, working in the administrative end of dentistry since 2015. Natalie enjoys helping people with scheduling an appointment that fits their needs, explaining diagnosed treatment or helping with insurance questions. Natalie grew up in Orange County, California. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, hiking, bike rides along the beach, camping and spending time with her family.

Are you ready to get a perfect and healthy new smile? We are here to help!

For more information about our Friendly Staff or to schedule a consultation with Dr. Wood or Dr. Chen , call our office in Cypress, CA at  Cypress Family Dental Phone Number 714-828-4010 or