Meet Dr. Ishida and Staff
Phyllis M. Ishida, DDS
Dr. Ishida has been practicing general dentistry in the Silicon Valley for over 30 years. She is a graduate of the University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry where she is a Willard C. Fleming Scholar. She is a member of several professional associations including the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Santa Clara County Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, International Team for Implants, and International Academy of Dental Research.
Dr. Ishida is a member of local service and community organizations. She has been an active volunteer with Quota International, West Valley Community Services, and CDA Cares. Dr. Ishida has earned several awards such as the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow award, City of Cupertino STAR award, and Cupertino Chamber of Commerce Crest award; for all her hard work helping others. Dr. Ishida enjoys serving her community and works hard to make sure her patients are comfortable.
Jenny Mai-Administrative Manager
Jenny has worked in the dental field since 2009 starting as a chair-side Dental Assistant (DA) and is now our Administrative Manager. Helping people learn about their overall health and how they can make it better is a great satisfaction for her. Jenny definitely gives important ways to best help the patients and provide them the best service. She is currently going to school at Foothill to further her career in hopes to become a Dental Hygienist! On her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, watching her favorite TV series, and going to the gym.
Kathie Corsello-Financial Manager
Kathie has always worked as an insurance collections coordinator and has 40 years of experience in the front office. She enjoys working for Dr. Ishida and helping any way she can. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, reading, cooking, and traveling with her husband and friends.
Karen Mock-Registered Dental Hygienist
Karen began working with Dr. Ishida in 1990 as her receptionist. In 1992 Karen graduated from Foothill College’s dental assisting program and became Dr. Ishida’s assistant. In 1996 Karen graduated from Foothill College’s Dental Hygiene program and began practicing as a dental hygienist for Dr. Ishida. Karen, her husband Brian and daughter Emily love to spend time vacationing at Disneyland.
Enza Camero-Registered Dental Hygienist
Enza has been in the dental field for 17 years. She has had experience as a dental technician and spent a few years working as a dental assistant in an office specializing in IV sedation and hospital dentistry. She graduated from Cabrillo’s Dental Hygiene Program in 2004. Enza also has experience working in Periodontics. She feels passionate about her role as a Dental Hygienist and feels it was her calling. She is happily married with two children and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Debbie Condensa-Registered Dental Hygienist
Debbie graduated from Foothill College’s Dental Hygiene Program in 1996 with Karen Mock. Debbie has been with Dr. Ishida part time since 2010. Debbie’s favorite part of the job is being able to interact with patients, making them feel comfortable, and seeing their great smiles. Debbie and her husband Dave have two teenage children, Ryan and Rachel. They all love their dog, Koda, and live in San Jose. She loves to read, hike, ski, take trips to her cabin in Tahoe and enjoys with family and friends.
Amy Brown-Registered Dental Hygienist
Amy is a Registered Dental Hygienist from San Jose. She started working as a dental assistant with Dr. Ishida in 2010. She enjoys working in the dental field and serving her community. She plans to earn her Bachelor’s degree in Public Health and a Master’s degree in Dental Hygiene. She enjoys going to the beach, helping others, and spending time with her Pit Bull, Candy.
Margarita Vega-Registered Dental Assistant
Margarita has been working part-time for Dr. Ishida since 2014. She graduated from Advanced Dental Assisting program in 2001. Margarita became a dental assistant because she loves helping people. She has experience in endodontics, orthodontics, and general dentistry. She likes to spend time with her daughter, Daniella, and is very fond of her vacations to Cancun, Mexico.
Evelina Tamayo- Registered Dental Assistant
Evelina has been working in the dental field since 2010. She began her career as a front office coordinator and is now assisting Dr. Ishida chair-side. She enjoys working with people and making them smile . In her free time she loves traveling the coast of California and hiking.