At Downtown Dental, we get to know about our patients – their health histories, their families, and their dental goals. As we build a bond of friendship and trust, it helps us serve your dental needs more effectively. We feel it is important and fair that you know a bit about us too.
Maribel – Office Manager
Maribel is the Office Manager here at Downtown Dental; she graduated from the Concorde Institute in 2000 as a Registered Dental Assistant. Maribel has over 15 years of dental experience and ensures every patient receives only the best treatment. Her dental background includes a variety of courses from the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, training in sleep apnea, dental photography and numerous advanced courses. Maribel specializes in coordinating dental services to fit patient’s needs, desires, and budget.
"I was born in San Diego and raised in Glendale, California. My passion is caring for my family, my children, and my wonderful husband Edgar. I am intelligent and know I can help others achieve a healthy and beautiful smile. I love to cook and enjoy family days."
Jessica - Treatment Coordinator
Jessica graduated from Everest College as a dental assistant in June of 2009. Since she started in the dental field, Jessica automatically found joy and happiness in helping patients understand and meet their dental needs. Jessica has over 10 years of experience as a dental treatment coordinator and front office. She absolutely loves building a bond with all patients and to be trusted by every single patient.
“I was born and raised in Los Angeles and absolutely love everything my native city has to offer. I love spending time with my husband and two kids. I enjoy visiting new places. So, it is no surprise to find out about my latest adventures”.
Mayra - Treatment Coordinator
Mayra started working in the dental field in 2016 and transitioned from a receptionist to a treatment coordinator. She loves helping patients understand their dental treatment and costs completely. She is the go-to person to coordinate appointments, insurance benefits and payments.
Her goal is to make sure that our patients receive the best possible treatment to benefit their oral health. Outside the office she enjoys spending time with her pets, her family and traveling!
As the cornerstone and founder of Downtown Dental, Dr. Don Mungcal
is a proactive and exceptionally talented dentist who is determined to contribute to the health and wellbeing of his community by attending to their dental care needs.
With over 28 years of experience and service, Dr. Mungcal makes it his responsibility to be the best version of himself by being his patients’ go-to point for any and all dental concerns. In addition to being meticulous in his work ethic, he is also an individual who understands development and change. He updates and informs himself constantly through various continuous educational programs that he undertakes. He also invests in the latest state-of-the-art technology to provide world-class dental services.
Dr. Mungcal graduated from UCLA and the University of the Pacific Dental School and is presently a member of several acclaimed medical associations, including the California Dental Society.
Dr. Elizabeth Loftus
is a qualified dentist from Sacramento who truly loves the art of dentistry and helping people with their oral health and dental needs. She pursued her higher education at USC, where her initial area of focus was biomedical engineering.
However, after an internship undertaken at a dental office, she came to the realization that dentistry was her true calling, and then onwards dedicated her time and energy to serving dental care patients to the best of her ability.
She is an advocate for positive dental experiences for her patients and making sure they always are relaxed and calm whenever they undergo dental procedures.