Our team welcomes you to The Dental Office of Encino. We look forward to providing you with excellent dental care. Our team is friendly and caring. We consider our patients our friends. Our Encino, California, dentists and team will give you first-class treatment. Place your trust in us. Call our office today to learn more about our staff or to schedule an appointment with Drs. Howard and Howard!



Office Manager/Dental Assistant


For more than 18 years, Esmeralda has been caring for our patients at The Dental Office of Encino. She loves getting to know each patient on an individual basis and helping them with their needs.

Esmeralda has three children. Away from work, she enjoys wine tasting, fitness, and music.


Dental Hygienist


Adrineh has been part of our team for three years. She holds two bachelor’s degrees – one in dental hygiene from USC and one in Spanish from UCLA. Adri loves working at our office because we strive to give each patient the best quality dental care possible in every aspect, utilizing only the finest materials and constantly updating our techniques. She ensures that each patient receives high-quality care and leaves our office with a healthy smile.

Adri is married and has two sons, ages 13 and 9. When she isn’t working, she enjoys reading, traveling, and watching her boys play basketball.


Dental Hygienist


Britni graduated with high honors from the College of Southern Nevada and later received laser certification. As a member of our team for more than 3 years, she enjoys working with our great team and wonderful patients in a welcoming, friendly atmosphere. Britni also enjoys the opportunity to work with all of the best and newest technologies available. She loves getting to know all of our patients and takes a personal interest in their total oral health. Britni works hard to treat our patients as she would her own family.

In her free time, Britni enjoys cooking, fitness, and music.


Dental Assistant


Cindy has worked with our dentists for more than 5 years. She enjoys improving the health of our patients by providing quality, personalized care.

When Cindy isn’t working, she likes to hike.


Front Desk


One of our newest team members, Meagan has been working at our practice since summer 2014. She handles the front desk administration, including scheduling, treatment planning, and insurance. Meagan is a great source if you have any questions! Her favorite part of working at our office is that the dentists and staff are all so warm and caring.

In her spare time, Meagan likes to read and maintain an active lifestyle.