At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
As your dental health professionals, we want you to be confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. We pride ourselves in providing the care you need to keep your smile healthy.
To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Also, being members of various professional dental associations helps us to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.
Dr. Samuel Dastrup was born in Mesa, Arizona and grew up in the Phoenix Valley area before moving to Utah where he attended Utah Valley University. After a 2 year church mission to New England, Dr. Dastrup returned to finish his studies at Utah Valley University. He graduated with a BS in Exercise Science. During that time Dr. Dastrup met his wonderful wife Shayla who grew up inHeber City,UT. Dr. Dastrup then attended Dental School at the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery.
Dr. Dastrup has a genuine desire to provide thebest dentistry possible and strivefor excellence in all that hedoes.He also strives to make sure hispatients are comfortable and well taken careof. He loves working to help people improve the function and aesthetic of their smile.
Dr. Dastrup and his wife have two children. A daughter named Adrie who is 4 and a daughter named Raylee who is 1. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends. In his free time he explores the outdoors and participates in activities such as wakeboarding, snowboarding and dirtbiking. Dr. Dastrup also has a greatpassion for motorcycles and cars and is active in his church.
Jami has been a part of our office family since 1999. In the last 22 years she has gained the knowledge and skills necessary to provide excellent care to our patients. She makes all of our patients feel welcome and some have become like family over the years. Jami has the ability to educate and help our patients understand their individual dental needs and treatment plans. Jami is married and has two teenage sons. In her spare time she enjoys spending time playing cornhole, softball, and golf. She loves watching her boys play baseball & basketball. She is involved in our communitys youth baseball program, and has spent time hosting several foreign exchange students.
Maryhas over 5 years of experiencein the dental field and brings a variety of skills to our practice. She is very personable and attentiveto patientcare. She makes every patient feel at home.Maryenjoys helping patients understand their dental treatment and takes that extra time with each patient to ensure their needs and concerns have been met. During her time off she enjoys spending time with herfamily in the outdoors.
Chelsea is originally from Chowchilla, but moved to Atwater, CA when she got married. She has more than 4 years of experience as a dental assistant. Chelsea has a bubbly and outgoing personality, which helps bring comfort to our patients during their visit. Chelsea loves working in the dental field and considers it an art that helps people feel confident about their oral health and most of all their smile! In Chelsea's free time she enjoys spending time with family and loves outdoor activities.
Nicolewas born and raised in Madera, CA. She has been a dental Assistant for over 17 years. She loves working on teeth and helping patients create a smile they have always wanted.Nicoleenjoys spending time with family and friends, and loves being outdoors and adventurous.Nicolehas been working at this office for more than 12 years and considers it her home away from home. She looks forward to many more years with our awesome staff and wonderful patients.
Celeste graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Fresno City College in 2009. She strives to provide quality service as well as developing long lasting relationships with patients. She has found a home at Precision Family Dentistry of Chowchilla. Celeste likes to provide a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere while meeting individual needs. Outside of the Dental office, Celeste loves spending time with her family and her church. She has an 11 year old son and a 7 year old daughter. She is also very involved in her church where she's worked in Women's, Children's and currently Youth Ministry. She has also been working as the Church Secretary for 3 years now.
Candace was previously a Registered Dental Assistant for 7 years before continuing her education to become a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is so excited to return to her hometown of Chowchilla and be part of this growing office. Her years of previous experience allows her to provide patients with knowledge and understanding that is required in order to make beneficial decisions about their oral health. Candace is very good at making the patients feel comfortable in her chair. Informing the patients of their oral health care needs is something she is very passionate about and is always open to answer any questions or concerns the patient may have. Outside of the office Candace enjoys spending time with her husband and step daughter along with her large family.
Esmeralda graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Fresno City College. She is determined to provide great quality patient care with each individual patient while addressing specific treatment needs. She has the desire to build lasting relationships with her patients and achieve a welcoming environment during their visit. Esmeralda strives to be an educational contribution to the community. Away from the dental office Esmeralda enjoys spending time with her family and her dog. She likes the outdoors and staying active. She also loves to travel and see new places.