Meet Our Team

At Nejat Orthodontics, we ALL have a passion for making our patients smile. Our friendly team is highly trained to get you on the path to a beautiful smile. From payment arrangements to fun office contests, our team wants to make your orthodontic experience a rewarding and fun one!

If you have any questions before, during or after treatment, just ask us! We won’t bite!

Meet Myla

Treatment Coordinator/RDA/Clinical Manager

mylaMyla was born and raised in Manila, Philipines. She moved to the United States in 2001 and has been a resident of Sunnyvale for 15 years. She attended a dental assisting program at Bryman College in 2001 and earned her dental assisting license in 2002. Myla has 14 years of experience in the orthodontic field and her primary goal is to ensure patients receive exceptional customer service. Her favorite part about working in orthodontics is meeting all the patients and families and witnessing how much a great smile can improve patients’ overall self-confidence. Outside of the office, Myla’s passion is being a wife and mother to her two beautiful daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, photography, crafts, fine dining and shopping.


Meet Shellissa

Orthodontic Assistant

shellissaShellissa was born in a small town in the central valley called Los Banos. She attended orthodontic assisting courses in 2015 and s currently in the process of achieving her orthodontic assisting license. Shellissa has been working as an orthodontic assistant for two years and also works at the front desk. Her favorite part about working in orthodontics is seeing the smiles they create, in addition to building good relationships with patients and their families. In her spare time, Shellissa enjoys spending time with family and friends.


Meet Christine

Registered Dental Assistant

christine2Christine is originally from Vietnam and attended Mission College for an office information system program and then San Jose City College for Dental Assistant school. She has 10 years of experience in the dental field. Christine’s favorite part about working in orthodontics is the patients. She loves interacting with them, getting to know them and seeing their beautiful smiles transform. In her free time, Christine enjoys listening to music, watching comedy movies and hiking.