Meet The Staff 

Office Manager

Brenda is a native Californian and was born and raised in San Diego.  After high school she joined the Air Force where she became a dental assistant. Once Brenda’s military service was completed, she decided to pursue Oral Surgery.  Brenda is a certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant (CALOMSA), has been with Dr. Yamada for over 15 years and enjoys watching patient’s confidence grow with their new smile. When she isn’t working, Brenda enjoys spending time with her husband, Tony and their adorable cat Princess Diana.

Certified Surgical Assistant

Bryclin joined our practice in November 2022.  She received her B.S. in Environmental Studies with a minor in Biological Sciences from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Since graduating, Bryclin has been working as a Oral and Maxillofacial surgical assistant in Lincoln prior to moving to San Diego when she joined our team.  Her plans are to pursue a D.D.S. degree.  Outside of working, she enjoys traveling, outdoor activities and spending time with her pup, Willow.

Photos by  Julia Hiebaum