Our Team

The Core Of Our Practice

“Nobody cares how much you know until they know how much you care” – Theodore Roosevelt

Our friendly and competent staff is dedicated to patient comfort and quality care. Our skilled team values the importance of oral health and its effect on our patients’ overall health, self-confidence, and happiness. We know encouraging our patients to be proactive in caring for their smiles starts with the way they are treated in our office.

Dr. Tigran Gyokchyan DDS, MS, FICOI, FAGD got his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, one of the best training institutions in the country. Dr. Tigran has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic to Implant dentistry and root canal therapy. He has practiced cutting edge dentistry for a decade and has completed postgraduate programs at Harvard University,

 University of Las Vegas, UCLA and many more. His emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry enable him to provide his patients with among the highest quality of care in the field.
Dr. Tigran is a member of highly recognized dental associations. His tireless efforts in providing cutting edge care for his patients pushed him to excel in the continuing dental education field and become a Fellow of International Congress of Oral Implanvology, Academy of General Dentistry and California Implant Institute. He has a particular reputation for providing among the best Full mouth dental Implant rehabilitation, facially driven full mouth reconstruction, Porcelain veneers smile makeover and root canal therapy.

Dr. Luciana Soares received her first DDS degree from the well-known public Brazilian University in São Paulo – UNICAMP – in 2003, and since then, she has focused her practice on Restorative Dentistry, including Aesthetic Rehabilitations, Implant Restorative and Minimally Invasive Dentistry approach. Throughout these 20 years, she has developed her abilities beyond her clinical expertise, which allow her to acquire the art of understanding her patients and their expectations in every treatment.

In 2015, Dr. Luciana received her Specialty and Master’s Degree in Prosthodontics from the São Leopoldo Mandic Research Center in Campinas, Brazil.
The subsequent year, she was offered the unique privilege of working as a Visiting Research Scholar with Dr. Pascal Magne, the renowned “Father of Biomimetic Dentistry,” at the USC School of Dentistry. She developed cutting-edge research on Biomimetic Restorative Dentistry and served as a volunteer faculty for DDS students.
She earned her second DDS degree in 2021 from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, internationally recognized by its professional excellence and education.
Dr. Luciana has published several scientific and clinical articles in international journals, including the prestigious Dental Materials Journal and The International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry.

Luciana Soares

Dr. James Oh, DDS, MS attended the prestigious University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Upon graduating from Michigan, Dr. Oh attended UCLA for his first dental residency in pediatric dentistry. His training included all pediatric dental procedures, early phase orthodontics, and craniofacial therapies. His interest in orthodontics led him to pursue his second residency in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at Loma Linda University, where he obtained his Master of Science degree. 

Recognized for his clinical skill, integrity, and leadership, Dr. Oh was selected by his colleagues and faculty to serve as the chief resident.
Dr. Oh is one of the only dual residency trained specialists practicing in Southern California. In addition to his extensive educational background, he believes that a commitment to clinical research is imperative to being able to provide the most innovative and advanced treatments to his patients, and you can find his name authoring publications in various journals. His active areas of research include pediatric sleep-disordered breathing and nasopharyngeal airway obstruction.
Dr. Oh cherishes the opportunity to guide his patients on their journey towards a healthy and beautiful smile. When he is not at the office, he stays active by working out, playing sports, and volunteering in his community.

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Jessica - Treatment Coordinator

Hello, my name is Jessica
I have been on the dental field for over 13+ years. I love connecting with our patients and most of all help them achieve their dental goals and the beautiful smile they desire. On my spare time, I love spending time with my kids, family and friends. I truly enjoy outdoor adventures, soccer, basketball, watching movies and church. Love coffee and sweets.

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Juana - Office Manager

I’m the office manager here at BrightCraft Dental and Laser. My journey through the dental industry began in 1990 as a dental assistant. I’ve worked in the industry for over 30 years now and learned I enjoy educating the public about oral health, and most importantly, improving their smiles. Some of my favorite hobbies include traveling with my husband and exploring various parts of Latin America. I have two daughters and three beautiful grandchildren whom I adore. I also enjoy cooking and reading in my spare time. I cannot wait to meet you all and hope that your experience here is nothing but, positive.

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Fabiola - Dental Assistant

Hello, I'm Fabiola Cabrales.
I completed my dental education in 1999, where I became a Certified Dental Assistant. I truly feel that teeth are my passion and seeing patients feel good about their teeth is very rewarding. Outside of the office, I like to hike and explore the outdoors. Spending time with friends, especially my daughters. Besides spending time with my family, I enjoy organizing things around the house, try new restaurants and read.

Angelica - Dental Assistant

Hello my name is Angelica Sanchez.
I am a dental assistant. I have been in the dental field for about five years now. I love my carrier love my job. I Feel great to see our patients accomplish their goals at our office and we are able to help them out to make our patients feel better.
Outside of work I like to work out, dance and play tennis. Have 4 lovely kids .
Thank you 🙏🏽

Dr. Tigran Gyokchyan

Dr. Tigran Gyokchyan

DDS (General Dentist)

Dr. Tigran Gyokchyan: DDS (General Dentist)

Dr. Tigran Gyokchyan DDS,MS,FICOI is a graduate of the University of Southern California, one of the best training institutions in the country. Dr. Tigran has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and restorative dentistry to surgical treatments and root canal therapy