Team Member

Sammie Ghaysar-Lak


Education & Credentials

Dental Hygiene, Minor, Teaching/Education, New York University; New York, NY


Laser, CPR, Local Anesthesia, Gingival Tissue Curretage, Nitrous Oxide


When you become my patient, you become part of my dental family. This means receiving personalized dental care and individualized patient education customized for your particular case. You can always expect a thorough cleaning and honest advice on how to improve your oral health.


My favorite book is The Joy Luck Club. My favorite TV show is Friends, Will and Grace, How I Met Your Mother, and Dangerous Minds. My favorite vacation spots are Manhattan and Jamaica.

Volunteer/Service Experience

Smiles for Kids


I started my dental career as a dental assisting instructor and a dental assistant, before becoming a registered dental hygienist in 2012. I am married with two young boys, and enjoy spending as much time with them as possible. I also enjoy trying out new restaurants with my husband and friends.

Professional Associations

American Dental Hygienists Association, California Dental Hygienists Association, Sacramento District Dental Society


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