J. Andrew Propes, DDS and The Dental Spa at Propesisdevoted torestoringandenhancingthe natural beauty of your smile using conservative, state-of-the-art procedures that will result in beautiful, long lasting smiles!At our conveniently locateddental office in Merced, we offer ALL aspects of FamilyandCosmetic Dentistry.Find out what sets our Merceddental practice apart and what you can expect when you come to The Dental Spa At Propes.
A standard of excellence in personalized dental care enables Dr. Propes to provide the quality dental services his patients deserve.He and his staff provide comprehensive treatment planning and use restorative and cosmetic dentistry to achieve your optimal dental health. Should a dental emergency occur, Dr. Propes' office will make every effort to see and care for you as soon as possible.
We at Dr. Propes' Office, are true believers that preventive care and education are the keys to optimal dental health.We strive to provide dental health care vs. disease care. That is why we focus on thorough exams checking the overall health of your teeth and gums, performing oral cancer exams, and taking diagnostic x-rays when necessary. We also know that routine cleanings, flossing, sealants, and fluoride are all helpful in preventing dental disease. Not onlyis Dr. Propesfocused on the beauty of your smile, he is also concerned about your overall health. A review of your medical history can help us stay informed of your overall health, any new medications, and any illnesses that may impact your dental health.
Infection control in our office is also very important to us. To protect our patients and ourselves, we strictly maintain sterilization and cross contamination processes using standards recommended by the American Dental Association (ADA), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
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, Dr. Propes and his staff 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 should 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.
Building a foundation of trust by treating our patients as special individuals is vital to our success. Dr. Propes understands how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visits, and how he can make a difference in providing a relaxing and positive experience. His entire team is dedicated to providing you with excellent, personalized care and service to make your visits as comfortable and pleasant as possible.
At The Dental Spa At Propes, were always excited to meet new people and help them achieve a smile they love. If youre ready to help yourself and your loved ones receive excellent dental care, call our office and schedule a visit today!
Here at The Dental Spa, we believe our exceptional staff is our greatest asset. We pride ourselves on state-of-the-art dentistry performed to the highest standard of patient care. We are committed to maintaining high standards of quality and integrity, and we are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients. You can trust in our 120 years of combined dental experience.
Communication with our patients is the foundation of the treatment process. Patient education is key. Our staff is eager to answer questions regarding your dental treatment so that you can relax during your procedure. We love what we do and we love seeing you smile!
My name is Elizabeth. I am excited to be a part of The Dental Spa team. I bring with me 18 years of experience in the dental field as a patient care coordinator and insurance specialist. When Im not busy in the office, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I look forward to meeting new patients and to providing excellent care for all.
My name is Jessica and I am a Registered Dental Hygienist. I graduated from San Joaquin Valley College in 2005. I joined Dr. Propes staff as a new graduate and have now been with The Dental Spa team for 14 years. I take pride in treating all patients like family. Outside of work, I love spending time with my family. I enjoy watching my daughter play soccer and my son play baseball.
I have 23 years of dental experience. I worked the first 14 as a Registered Dental Assistant. After seeing the benefits of patient care, I decided to enroll in dental hygiene school. I have been a practicing Registered Dental Hygienist for the last seven years at The Dental Spa. I take pride in providing detailed and thorough care to my patients. Outside of the office, I enjoy camping and being with my family.
My name is Brandii. I have 24 years experience in the dental field. I was an RDA, and then I went back to school to become a hygienist. I joined the Dental Spa team in 2020. I enjoy educating patients about their dental health while getting to know them a bit. Outside of work I like to spend time with my family. We enjoy the beach, golf, hiking, biking and watching movies together.
I joined the team at J. Andrew Propes, D.D.S. (The Dental Spa) in April 2007. I began my career as a Registered Dental Assistant in 1993 and received my Extended Functions licenses from UCSF in 1997. What I love most about my job is creating new smiles! When Im not in the office, I enjoy attending my three daughters sporting events and spending time with my friends and family.
Hi, I am Jennifer! I was born and raised in Dos Palos, California, and joined The Dental Spa team as a Registered Dental Assistant in January 2018. I graduated from Galen College of Dental Assisting in 2000 and I have 19 years of dental experience. Outside of work, my hobbies include spending time with my husband and 6 year old son, running, floating down the river, and going to concerts.
My name is Reana and I am a Registered Dental Assistant. I have been a part of The Dental Spa team since January of 2019. When Im not at the office I enjoy spending time with friends and family and trying new foods.
Jose Jaime is my name and I am an RDA with over 5 years of dental experience including Spanish interpreting. It has been a delightfulexperience having joined The Dental Spa team sinceFebruary2020. I rejoice in helping those I can help as a dentalprofessional.
Hi my name is Ashley Barajas. I joined the Dental Spa in March 2021. This is my first year being a dental assistant and I love it! Outside of work, I love spending time with my husband and 4 year old son, going to the beach, and camping.
My name is Margarita and I am a Registered Dental Assistant. I started my career 7 years ago which I really enjoy. I recently joined the team here at the The Dental Spa. On my time off of work, I love to spend time with my daughter and my family.
Merced Dentist, Dr. J. Andrew Propes is a dental professional dedicated to Family and Cosmetic dentistry including services such as Exams, Cleanings, Teeth Whitening, Dental Implants, Veneers, Crowns, Bridges, Dentures, Smile Makeovers & more. Please come and visit Merced, California dentist, J. Andrew Propes, DDS.