Meet The Team


Office manager
Dana is originally from Orange County, California. She has been in the in the dental field for over 20 years, while raising her beautiful daughter. Her vast dental knowledge not only complements our practice when providing quality treatment, but adds to a much more comfortable dental experience for our patients.

She will go the extra mile to help ensure that every patient has seamless and enjoyable experience at Discovery Dental. Although she is a Kobe fan, she will support Lebron during his time with the Lakers.


Dental assistant
Leonela was born in Orange County, CA and has spent most of her life in Las Vegas. After completing dental assisting school, Leo completed her externship with Discovery Dental, and after five years, she still remains with us as a great asset to Discovery Dental. Leonella has two wonderful kids, Damian and Violet, whom she spends all of her free time with. Leo will always give 110 percent to guarantee great dental care for our patients, and you will always see a smile on her face.


Dental Assistant
Dennis, a Hawaii native, has been a Dental Assistant with Discovery Dental for nearly a decade, and is a vital part of the Discovery team. Dennis’s is an expert with Dentures and Partials, his talents are in the lab are irreplaceable.

Carmen RDH

Dental Hygienist

Carmen Knepper-Coates RDH, BSDH

Dental Hygienist
Carmen is a native Nevadan. She began working as a Dental Assistant 20 years ago, before getting her Hygiene degree at CSN. Her love for the dental profession keeps her at the leading edge of technology to insure you are receiving the best possible care in
dental hygiene. When Carmen is away from the office, you can find her riding her horses, traveling with her husband, or scuba diving.

Discovery Dental Onsite Lab


Lab genius for both offices
Eric is our Lab Technician for both offices. He specializes in removable and permanent
prosthesis such as traditional dentures, snap on dentures with implants, All-on-4 fixed bridges (Teeth In a Day), partials, denture repairs, and relines. All of Eric’s work is of the highest quality and custom-designed for each patient.