Meet Our Team - Arroyo Grande, CA

Meet Our Dedicated Team

Marie, Registered Dental Hygienist - Arroyo Grande, CA

Marie, Registered Dental Hygienist

Marie is a native of the central coast and has been in practice for over 20 years. She graduated top of her class from Fresno City College in 1999. She is laser certified and a member of the American Dental Hygienist Association and American Society of Forensic Odontology. Marie takes many continuing education classes, workshops and seminars, in order to stay at the forefront of dentistry and provide her patients the most current treatment options. 

Marie loves getting to know her patients and providing them with the highest level of individualized dental care. She has a deep respect for each patients’ unique needs and makes a point of putting the patient at ease and creating a comfortable environment where they can relax and know they will be cared for. 

In her spare time, Marie loves to spend time with her family, travel anywhere hot, take yoga classes, hit the gym, and watch her favorite show, Grace and Frankie. 

Jo, Financial and Treatment Coordinator - Arroyo Grande, CA


I am Joanne Cespedes, Financial and Treatment Coordinator at Creekside Dental Care. I have been with Dr. Bauer for over 15 years. I come from a financial insurance administrating background with over 30 years experience. I am the very proud mother of Courtney and Blake. I raised my family here on the Central Coast, and fondly continue to call it home. It is my pleasure to assist you and your family with everything from navigating the insurance claim process to scheduling the next appointment.
Whiteney, scheduling and marketing coordinator - Arroyo Grande, CA


Thank you for calling Creekside Dental Care this is Whitney, how can I help you? I am the scheduling and marketing coordinator at Creekside Dental Care. I am a graduate of Central California School of Continuing Education’s Dental Assisting program. I am the mother to Lydia, a spunky 11 year old. I am here to make your visit one of comfort and ease. I am committed to learning all that I can, so I can better answer any questions you may have.
Britnee, Registered Dental Assist - Arroyo Grande, CA


My name is Britnee Thompson. I am a graduate of Allan Hancock College Registered Dental Assisting Program. I have been a patient of Dr. Bauer’s for several years, and she is actually the one who encouraged me to go into the dental field.. I am a new mother to an amazing little girl, Gracie. My husband and I are born and raised on the central coast and we love raising our family here. I am excited to be a part of your dental team, and my upbeat personality will help ease any tensions you may have about visiting the dentist.
Ashten, Dental Assistant - Arroyo Grande, CA


Hi, I’m Ashten Dibbern. I am the newest addition to the team. As a Dental Assistant, I strive to be a careful listener to our patients. Within my family, I am the fifth generation to grow up within San Luis Obispo County. I am currently a student at Cuesta Community College studying to become a Dental Hygienist. Despite my young age, Dr. Bauer has encouraged me to stretch my capabilities and be confident within my profession. This opportunity to be a part of the office is an amazing and joyful learning experience.
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