Meet Our Staff

Village Dental Care was founded in 1991 in Stockton By Dr. Adams to serve the San Joaquin Valley. He and his staff are active in the local community supporting several community awareness events each year. Village Dental Care is well versed in all aspects of dentistry. We pride ourselves with a team of proficient dentists, dental assistants and staff that continue leaning techniques of dentistry to better server his clients and obtain the best personalized dental care.

Scott E. Adams, DDS

Dr. Scott E. Adams, DDS was raised in the Bay Area and has been in the Bay Area and has been in dental practice in the San Joaquin Valley for 35 years. He obtained his bachelor of arts degree from Brigham young University in 1977 with a major in Spanish. He then obtained his Doctorate of Dental Science degree from Baylor University College of Dentistry in 1981. He was immediately hired into private practice in the Bay Area and after several years he opened his first practice, sequoia Dental, in Tracy from 1985 to 1991. He then founded Village Dental Care in 1991 in Stockton to be more centrally located to better serve the San Joaquin Valley. He and his staff are active in the local community supporting several community awareness events each year. Dr. Adams is well versed in all aspects of dentistry and regard by his peers as a specialist with extensive experience in denture work. He prides himself with a team of proficient dentists, dental assistants and staff that continue leaning techniques of dentistry to better served his clients and obtain the best personalized dental care.

Dr. Adams is married to his wife, whom he mt in high school, and they have six children. He is active in his church having served a 2 year church mission in Argentina and studying abroad in Madrid, Spain. He enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, biking, backpacking, woodworking and serving in his community and church. He speaks fluent Spanish and loves serving both English and Spanish patients, treating everyone as family. He and his staff are champions for their patients to provide the best and optimal dental care personalized to each patient’s needs and interest.

Jesse De Leon, DDS

Dr. De Leon has been with Village Dental Care since 1996. He earned his DDS degree in 1982 at Centro Escolar University in Manila, Philippines. In 1995, he got his license to practice dentistry in California. Outside of work, Dr. De Leon enjoys outdoor activities such as camping, fishing and traveling with his family.

David S. McCann, DDS

D. McCann joined Village Dental Care in 2013. Dr. McCann received his dental training at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in Southern California graduating in 1988. Prior to joining Village Dental, Dr. McCann owned and operated 2 dental practices in Southern California for 20 plus years. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife Carole and their 3 “young adult” children. He also enjoys sailing, archery, camping, hiking and fishing.

Reggie Hom, DDS

Dr. Reggie Hom has been associated with Dr Scott Adams, the managing dentist at Village Dental Care, since 1988. Dr. Hom earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara and went on to the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Dr. Hom has been in private practice in Pleasanton since 1989. In his leisure time, Dr. Hom enjoys traveling to New York to visit his son Mackenzie and rooting for the Lakers, Warriors and Dodgers.

Partima Sharma, Hygienist

I graduated from Sacramento City College in 1999 from a Hygiene school at Sacramento City College. Also have license in RDHAP (Registered Dental Hygiene in Alternative Practice) University of San Francisco, California. Have many years of experience in Periodontal office with several periodontists and worked as an independent hygienist in several Skilled Nursing Facilities and Hospitals. I was nominated for Extra Ordinary Performance (employee nominated) and Customer Service award from Sutter Hospitals. My gentle touch and great care for every individual is the priority.

Irma Lopez

Director of Operations

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Elizabeth Macias

Community Relations Manager

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Monica Rivera

Assistant Manager

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Mary Gomez

Tracer Specialist

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Cynthia Hernandez

Scheduling Coordinator

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Elena Hernández

Appointment Coordinator

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Patty Lay

RDA / Back Office Supervisor

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 Lamin “Sonny” Marrah

Registered Dental Assistant

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Amanda Harvey

Registered Dental Assistant

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Purita Refuerzo

Dental Assistant

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Kayla Seibel

Dental Assistant

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Meleah Mouey

Dental Assistant

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JoeOur Staff
  • My name is Irma Lopez and I’m the Director of Operations at Village Dental Care. I’ve been in the dental field for over 32 years , managing and directing various dental offices in California. I’ve had the pleasure of beginning my carrier with Dr. Adams and now proudly working with him as a partner and co– owner of our beautiful dental office. By far, Village Dental care exceeds all the offices I have ever managed. It has all the key concepts of what a dental office should be. Our entire team is experienced, professional and caring. At Village Dental I have been able to offer great savings and discounts to my patients. I have been given the opportunity to remodel and give our patients a warm, comfortable and a beautiful office setting. I love the fact that our doctor and entire staff are able to give our patients that personal feel- ing, that many multiple operatory offices lack. I feel very blessed to have such a wonderful team and be part of this great journey that the dental field has offered me. On my spare time, I love to spend time with my family and husband. Him and I are fanatics of classical car shows and love to travel to all the coastlines of California.

  • Hi my name is Elizabeth Macias and I have been in the dental field for nearly 15 years. I have my bachelors degree in Sociology with a minor in humanities. I am the community relations manager for Village Dental Care. I’m the lucky gal that gets to participate in all the community events, build relationships with local businesses and bring new patients to our beautiful office. I have been very blessed and fortunate to come on board to an office, with caring , professional doctors and amazing staff. On my free time, I like to spend as much time with my husband and rambunctious 4 boys, parents and brother. I love DISNEYLAND, camping, Salsa Dancing with my hubby, being a soccer/football mom to my boys, face painting and making yearly trips to Mexico with my entire family.

  • My name is Monica and I’m the assistant manager at Village Dental Care. I’ve been in the dental field for over 24 years. My experience at Village Dental Care has been rewarding due to the teamwork of our staff. Village Dental Care has helped many patients with their dental needs. I hope to whiteness and be able to help many more patients and their families in the years to come.

  • I started working at village dental care in April 2001.Dr Adams provides a warm Family setting.I have 2 Beautiful Daughters and 1 Grand daughter whom I spoil with unconditional love. I thank God every Day for my Blessings.

  • As scheduling coordinator, I am one of your first contacts with Village dental care. My main responsibility is to keep the schedule running smoothly and to make your entrance into our practice as pleasant and comfortable as possible. I have been working in the dental field for 18 years as a receptionist in various unionized offices. The best part of my position is meeting new people and being able to accommodate their busy lives with the importance of their dental care. I feel that I have finally found my external “family” when I was hired at Dr. Adams practice. He is kind and gentle and literally the best person I’ve ever worked for!

    I love spending time with my husband Israel, I have four children and two awesome grandchildren that I love spending time with. hope that you will come see us and join our family at village dental care

  • My name is María Elena Hernández. I was born in Mexico City and moved to California at age 17. I graduated from Rio Vista High in 1987 and from Delta College, with high honors, in 1991. I received my AA degree and a certificate in General Office. I have a beautiful 16 year old daughter with my spouse who also works in the dental field. I love spending time with my family and friends, and my favorite hobbies are singing and dancing.

  • My name is Patty Lay, I’ve been working t Village Dental Care since 2001. My job title is Back- Office Supervisor/RDA. My goal here, is to keep patients happy and satisfied with our dental work that is provided to them by our Doctors. Seeing patients walking out, with a big smile on their face, makes me happy as a person.

  • My name is Lamine Marrah, but my family and friends call me Sonny, a name given to me by my Mom. I was born and raised in Sierra Leone, a small country located in the western part of Africa. I came to the United State of America in 2006 as a refugee due to a civil war in my country. I have been working as a Dental Assistant at Village Dental Care since June of 2014. Immediately after I graduated from Heald College, where I earned an Associate degree in Applied Science for Dental Assisting. I have recently completed and passed my State Board Exam to become a Registered Dental Assistant, and I am planning on going back to school to become a Dental Hygienist. The reason I choose and love this profession, is because of the confidence that it gives people to smile. I am happy and blessed to be part of a team that cares to brighten-up people’s smile and transform people’s life. I love to smile and spend time with family and friends, especially my wife and two sons. I enjoy working out, listening to music, dancing, playing soccer, playing soccer video games, watching movies and more.

  • My name is Amanda Harvey and I am an RDA at Village Dental Care. I Have been in the dental field for 11 years and graduated from Heald College. I have been working with along side this wonderful team for the past 8 years. I chose this profession be- cause I love being able to help people feel better about themselves. My mission everyday is to try to make every patients visit as comfortable as possible.

  • My name is Purita Refuerzo and I have been in the dental field for 21 years. I began my carrier with Village Dental Care in 1996. I went to school at Sacramento City college and received certificates for different areas in the dental field at Lodi Career Center. I have proudly worn different hats at Village Dental Care from being a RDA, and assisting, to currently being the X-ray and CSR Technician. I love being part of this team for I feel all the doctors and staff members are caring towards our patients. My experience at Village has truly been amazing.

  • My name is Kayla and I’m a dental assistant at Village Dental Care for the past 7 years. I took a special interest in this career choice because I love to help the community by educating them with proper techniques and basic oral hygiene. My bubbly personality helps patients laugh and feel comfortable.

  • I love my job because I love working with patients. I have been at Village Dental Care for 14 years and more than coworkers my peers feel like family. The staff and Doctors are wonderful and we all work together as a team for our patients well being. At home, I love spending time with my family.