77-900 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92211
Serving the La Quinta, Cathedral City, Indio, Cachella, Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Yucca Valley, Banning, East Hemet, San Jacinto, Twentynine Palms, Hemet, Beaumont, Yucaipa, California areas.
- Buddy Brush
Debbie Bottroff has been an employee with Hospitality Dental Associates for over 20 years. Starting as the receptionist for the Rancho Mirage facility, Debbie was later promoted to treatment coordinator. Because of her hard work and dedication, Debbie became office manager of the Rancho Mirage facility in July, 2001. In October of 2003, Debbie became the Regional Manager and oversees the Rancho Mirage and Palm Desert locations.
Debbie has lived in the desert all her life. She enjoys spending time with her family and loves being a grandmother. She is an animal lover and enjoys listening to music and reading.
Eric Mee, D.D.S.
Dentist In Palm Desert CA – Dr. Eric Mee is a Southern California native who received his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Redlands and his DDS degree from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. Dr. Mee graduated from Loma Linda in the top of his class and received high honors in esthetic dentistry and dental education. He had also been elected to the OKU dental honors society. Dr. Mee understands the importance of patient education and really spends extra time explaining treatment option and strategies for sustaining dental health. Patients really appreciate his likeable personality and his sincere regard for their comfort and well being.
Charles Taylor, D.D.S.
Dentist In Palm Desert CA – Dr. Taylor has over four decades of experience in all phases of dentistry with a special interest in cosmetic makeovers. After graduating from the University Of Detroit School Of Dentistry in 1974, Dr. Taylor owned Total Care Dental Center in Michigan where he practiced for 37 years. He successfully sold his practice and relocated to La Quinta to be closer to his children and grandchildren. Blending knowledge with cutting-edge technology, Dr. Taylor regularly attends continuing education courses, keeping him at the forefront of the industry. His soft touch and gentle demeanor make patients very comfortable during treatment he always makes sure patients understand the treatment options available to them.
Michael White, D.D.S.
Dr. Michael White’s priority is to give each of his patients an exceptional dental experience.” I want to make dental care as comfortable, easy, convenient and affordable for my patients as possible,” he explains.
Dr. White majored in biology as an undergraduate at UCLA, and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the UCLA School of Dentistry in 1985. In addition to his degree and experience in general dentistry, Dr. White has also completed advanced courses in endodontics, oral surgery, periodontics, cosmetic dentistry and restorative dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years.
When not helping his patients achieve beautiful, healthy smiles, Dr. White enjoys reading, writing, hiking, weightlifting, bowling, high value movies and spending quality time with his family.
Amy Ferrence, R.D.H.
Amy graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. She did her undergraduate work at Cal State San Bernardino.
She enjoys shopping, going to the beach, bowling, and working on the weekends at Glen Helen Raceway where she has worked for 8+ years.
Jen Shanen, R.D.H.
Jennifer started with Hospitality Dental Group in March 2005 as a receptionist and x-ray technician in our San Bernardino office. In 2010, Jennifer left to pursue her license as a Registered Dental Hygienist, graduating in 2012 from San Joaquin Valley College. Jennifer works in both our Rancho Mirage and Palm Desert locations. She enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as reading about places she hopes to visit one day.
Michael Lents, R.D.H.
Michael graduated from Loma Linda University in 2000. He previously served as a Dental Technician in the United States Air Force. He worked as an Optician while completing courses for the Dental Hygiene program at Loma Linda University. Michael joined Hospitality Dental Group in October, 2000. Michael and his wife, Traci have 4 grown children. He enjoys roller coasters, music and trivia.