Dr. Westover loves Alamogordo for it's people, beautiful mountains, and expansive white sands. He recieved his DMD from the University of Pittsburgh, his M.B.S. from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, and his B.A. from Brigham Young University.
Dr. Westover's favorite quote is, "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." He enjoys the outdoors as well as spending time with his family and friends. He served a mission in Taiwan and also taught English in China. He is a current member of the ADA and has completed implant residency at White Cap Institute.
Dr. Warren DDS
Dr. Warren has been married to his wonderful wife, Karla Warren, for 31 years. They have 3 children and one grandchild who is 13 months. Dr. Warren’s extended education began in 1984 when he attended Texas A&M and obtained a B.S. in Computer Science/ B.S. in Physics. In 1993 he attended Baylor College of Dentistry and the USAF Medical Center in 1994. Dr. Warren served a mission in Guatemala where he provided essential dental and medical treatment to an underserved and impoverished community. He is a current member of the New Mexico Board of Dentistry and the National Dental Advisor Council.
Dr. Warren is an active and competitive cyclist who enjoys hunting and backpacking.
Dr. Farnsworth - Orthodontist
Dr. David Farnsworth is a native of Arizona. After high school, he went on a two-year service mission for his church to Puebla, Mexico where he learned to speak Spanish fluently.
Upon returning to the United States, Dr. Farnsworth attended Arizona State University where he studied Philosophy, Spanish and Biological sciences. He graduated Summa Cum Laude and was accepted for dental school at the prestigious Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. In dental school, he received many awards, including the Pierre Fauchard Academy Award for Academic Achievements in Dentistry and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Society membership. He graduated from dental school with the highest distinction and was accepted to continue at Baylor for his orthodontic residency where he performed cutting-edge research, received his M.S. in Oral Biology and his orthodontic certificate. His research has been published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dento-Facial Orthopedics.
Dr. Farnsworth enjoys the art and science of creating beautiful smiles. He stays current with the latest research and technology in orthodontics and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Farnsworth enjoys camping, waterskiing, reading, but most of all spending time with his beautiful wife and four children.
Dr. Stephens DDS
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Tomeka, Office Manager/Dental Hygienist
My name is Tomeka Jones. I joined the Air Force as a dental assistant in 2003. There I received my Community College of the Air Force degree in 2005. I was 1 of 6 chosen Air Force wide to attend dental hygiene school in 2007. I obtained an Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2009 and am licensed to administer local anesthetic. I recently completed my Bachelors Degree in Public Health and am excited to share this additional knowledge with the office and my patients. I enjoy the opportunity to help our patients understand why complete oral care is beneficial to their overall health. I have been with Mountain View Dental since March 2012.
My spouse is active duty Air Force and we have two children. We are originally from a small town in Southeast Missouri. When we are not working we are active in church, sporting activities and school.
Ashley, Dental Hygienist
I am a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and 2010 graduate of the NMSU-DA, Dental Hygienist program. I began working with the team of great professionals at Mountain View Dental in 2011. I genuinely care for my patients and have a growing passion for what I do. That begins with developing a rapport that leads to understanding not only the patient’s immediate dental health status, but any concerns or questions they may have about various procedures they may be about to undergo, or are considering. The ultimate goal is to develop a plan that will provide patients optimal dental care with minimal anxiety of any nature.In order to better serve my patients requiring advanced care, I have become licensed to administer local anesthesia. I am currently working on a Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition as I continue to broaden my horizons through education.
Barbara, Dental Hygienist
I have been married for over twelve years to a wonderful man. We have been blessed with three beautiful children and two dogs. I have been in the dental field for over six years. In 2005 I graduated from Apollo College in Albuquerque, NM for dental assisting. Quickly after graduation I realized I wanted to further my education. I then enrolled in dental hygiene school at Doña Ana Community College in Las Cruces, NM.
I received my license for Dental hygiene and local anesthesia in 2012, I have been practicing for over two years now and love my career. I think the best part of my career is knowing that I have helped the overall health of the community by providing my services.
Brittany, Dental Hygienist
My name is Brittany Gamboa, I was born and raised in Las Cruces, NM. I have lived in Alamogordo for over 2 years with my fiance Javier. My hobbies include going to the gym, cooking, camping, hunting, and hiking with our two dogs.
I am a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and 2010 graduate of NMSU-DA, Dental Hygiene Program. I have been a practicing Dental Hygienist for 5 years and been able to serve in multiple offices and communities though out New Mexico. I bring my passion for hygiene to each appointment with the intent of empowering patients to do the best they can do. i enjoy the opportunity to help our patients understand why complete oral care is so beneficial to their overall health.
Jennifer, Dental Hygienist
I received my Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene form Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in 2010. I was raised in Texas but moved to Ruidoso in July 2015 with my husband, Kody. I worked for five years at a great office in Keller, Texas and I am excited to now be a part of the amazing team here at Mountain View Dental. As a dental hygienist, I hope to serve my patients with the best care possible and make a difference in their day in the short amount of time with them.
When I am not working I enjoy spending time with my husband Kody and our dog Ash, as well as making friends in our new town. As believers in the Lord Jesus Christ we aim to serve Him in all that we do. We moved to Ruidoso to share the good news of Jesus with the people here and plan on starting a church in the near future.
Kathelyn, Dental Hygienist
I am Kathelyn Griffith, also known as "Kat". Growing up in an AirForce family, I grew up in numerous places but call Alamogordo my home. I am a graduate of New Mexico State - Alamogordo and Pima Medical Institute of Albuquerque. I received my Associates of Applied Science - Dental Hygiene as well has my license to administer local anesthesia in 2016. Prior to receiving my degree in dental hygiene, I worked as a Registered Dental Assistant for five years.
As a newer member to Mountain View Dental, I am excited to provide optimal quality dental care as well as educating to patients in my care; emphasizing the importance of great oral health and how it's beneficial to our overall health
Carolina, Dental Hygienist
Carolina was born and raised in Brasilia, Brazil and came to the U.S. at the age of 11. She graduated with an Associate’s Degree in University Studies from Eastern New Mexico University. While pursuing a B.A. from ENMU in Education and working part time at a dental office, she met a dental hygienist and fell in love with hygiene, which drove her to take alternate path and switch her major to dental hygiene. She graduated from Dona Ana Community College with a degree in Applied Sciences Dental Hygiene.
As a member of the Ruidoso community for over 14 years, she enjoys hiking, mountain biking and skiing/snowboarding with her husband and son. Carolina is one of the Registered Dental Hygienists at Mountain View Dental who has a special interest in building relationships with her patients in order to provide excellent high quality dental care. She focuses on the comfort and overall health of her patients.
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