Dentist in Forestville, CA
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Karol H. Scheiner, DDS
Dr. Karol Scheiner received her BS degree in Biopsychology and pre-dental studies from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1987. She then graduated in the top 10% of her class at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco and received her DDS degree in 1991. She did a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at Temple University in Philadelphia before moving to Sonoma County in 1993. She bought the dental practice in Forestville 10 years ago after working for the Sonoma County Indian Health Project and for other dentists in the area. She does extensive continuing education each year and stays up to date on all of the latest technology in dentistry. She is a member of the ADA, CDA and local Redwood Empire Dental Society as well as a member of a local study club for dentists. She has been married for almost 25 years to her husband Dave, a local endodontist in Windsor. They have two grown sons, Bradley and Sean, who are both away at college now. In her spare time, Dr. Scheiner enjoys gardening, running half marathons, scrapbooking and just enjoying time with family and friends.
Courtney, Front Office Manager/Receptionist
Courtney has been in the dental field since 1989. She began her career in dentistry as an RDA. After 11 years, she decided she preferred the management side of dentistry. Courtney moved to Forestville in 2004 from the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2015, she and her husband Jon purchased their dream home in Guerneville. They reside there with their two beautiful children, two dogs and a cat. Courtney loves this beautiful small town and feels very fortunate to work so close to home. When she's not working, Courtney enjoys watching her children's performances and sports games. She also enjoys being outdoors, hiking, swimming, gardening and bike riding.
Jaime, Registered Dental Hygienist
Jaime is a Sonoma County native and a graduate of the SRJC Dental Hygiene program. While at the JC she maintained dean’s highest honors and was her class recipient of the Excellence in Dental Hygiene award. She holds advanced certification in laser periodontal therapy and regularly attends dental education courses. She is an active member of the American Dental Hygiene Association, California Dental Hygiene Association and local Redwood component. Jaime started working in the field of dentistry in 2001. She joined our team in 2008 and is grateful to work and live in such a beautiful area. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and dog.