Alyson & Douglas Vernon Emery, DDS

Alyson & Douglas Vernon Emery, DDS

After years of dedication to the long beach community and their patients, Dr. Alyson and Dr. Greg have retired from Dentistry. Dr. Alyson is spending her time enjoying life as a new grandma. She has also...

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Alyson & Douglas Vernon Emery, DDS

After years of dedication to the long beach community and their patients, Dr. Alyson and Dr. Greg have retired from Dentistry. Dr. Alyson is spending her time enjoying life as a new grandma. She has also been keeping herself busy with zoom dance classes, and pickleball! Dr. Doug has decided to learn a new language, spanish! They are both excited for these next steps in their lives and are excited to see where the practice grows under new direction.

Adrienne Calkins, Front Office

Adrienne Calkins, Front Office

Adrienne is a helpful addition to our team here at Emery & Emery. She enjoys working in the dental office and meeting new patients. Holidays are her favorite time of year, filled with life and laughter....

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Adrienne Calkins, Front Office

Adrienne is a helpful addition to our team here at Emery & Emery. She enjoys working in the dental office and meeting new patients. Holidays are her favorite time of year, filled with life and laughter. During her time off from work, she enjoys spending time with her family and hiking. You may see Adrienne out and about on weekends in Seal Beach and Long Beach walking with her mom, Sue (our office manager).

Michelle Urbano, RDA

Michelle Urbano, RDA

Michelle grew up in Long Beach and graduated from Poly High School. She attended LBCC and then received her dental assisting certification from the National Education Center with high honors. Michelle...

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Michelle Urbano, RDA

Michelle grew up in Long Beach and graduated from Poly High School. She attended LBCC and then received her dental assisting certification from the National Education Center with high honors. Michelle has over 22 years of experience as a registered dental assistant with a background in pedodontics, endodontics, orthodontics, and oral surgery. Her hobbies include dancing and singing. Michelle spends lots of time eating out at different types of restaurants or watching movies with her husband, family, and friends on the weekends. She enjoys living a well balanced life by exercising, doing yoga, getting a massage, and taking time to travel once a year with her husband to unwind from their busy schedules. Michelle joined us in July replacing Dr. Doug’s assistant Martha who moved to Columbus, Ohio. Michelle is a very competent dental assistant, has a very positive attitude and is a pleasure to work with.

Melanie Anderson, RDH

Melanie Anderson, RDH

Melanie has been with us since 1988. She graduated from Southern Illinois University and moved to California that summer. She and her husband enjoy spending time with their 4 children and 2 grandchildren....

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Melanie Anderson, RDH

Melanie has been with us since 1988. She graduated from Southern Illinois University and moved to California that summer. She and her husband enjoy spending time with their 4 children and 2 grandchildren. She recently travelled to Paris, a lifelong dream, and is excited to travel to many more places. She also likes spending time with friends, hiking and lazy beach days.

Marie Benson, RDH

Marie Benson, RDH

Marie is a Long Beach native and has been with us since 1994. She is a graduate of the West Los Angeles College Dental Hygiene program as well as a holding a bachelor’s degree from CSULB, and a master’s...

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Marie Benson, RDH

Marie is a Long Beach native and has been with us since 1994. She is a graduate of the West Los Angeles College Dental Hygiene program as well as a holding a bachelor’s degree from CSULB, and a master’s degree from University of Phoenix in Adult Education. She divides her time between private practice and teaching dental hygiene at Cerritos College. Marie enjoys traveling and says her greatest accomplishment was finishing the Los Angeles marathon in March 2017.