Dr. Butler discovered her love for dentistry the summer before she was going to apply to med school. While working for a family friend at his dental office, she realized how rewarding and engaging dentistry could be. At the end of the summer, she took the dental entrance exam instead of applying to med school and never looked back.
Dr. Butler attended Loma Linda University where she earned her DDS, MSD, and her Pediatric Certification. She feels honored to provide compassionate, upbeat dental care to children of all ages in Villa Park, and she would love to meet you and your little ones! Call today or visit our office to schedule an appointment.
Dr. Maryam Meschi has spent most of her life living in Southern California. She has always had a passion for children and she always knew she would have a career working with kids. She goes above and beyond to make sure her patients have a great experience at the dentist and leave feeling happy.
Dr. Meschi attended the University of California, San Diego for her undergraduate degree. While at UCSD, she was an active member of the San Diego Pre-Dental Society and Student-Run Free Clinic Project where she would provide free dental care to those in need. Dr. Meschi continued her education and graduated from the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health with her Doctorate of Dental Medicine. She also completed courses at A.T. Still University School of Health Management to achieve a certificate in Public Health Dental Emphasis.
Dr. Meschi then completed her pediatric dentistry specialty training at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry. Baylor is a dual university and hospital-based training program with a strong emphasis on children with special needs and those who are medically compromised. Dr. Meschi is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), California Society of Pediatric Dentistry (CSPD), American Dental Association (ADA), and California Dental Association (CDA).
In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her family and friends, trying out new restaurants, skiing, scuba diving, and traveling. She also loves to spend time with her Pomeranian, Cody.
Dr. Jackie Nelson grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and earned her undergraduate degree from Arizona State University. Dr. Nelson obtained her DDS and graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry with honors and went on to complete her pediatric speciality training at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. When she’s not providing dental care, Dr. Nelson is spending time with her husband, new baby boy, and golden retriever. In her free time she enjoys yoga, skiing, and trips to Disneyland. Dr. Jackie Nelson is very excited to join the team and help children create healthy smiles!
Dr. Andrew Vo Grew up in Huntington Beach and received his undergraduate degree from University of California, Irvine. He knew that he always want to work with children because he is a big kid himself! He has extensive knowledge working with infancy, children with special health care needs, medically compromised individuals, and those with extreme dental anxiety.
Dr. Vo obtained his Doctor in Dentistry Degree from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC in 2015. Following dental school, he completed a 1-year advanced education in general dentistry residency in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He served in the active Army at the rank of Captain and General Dentist for Four years. Currently he serves as an active reservist in the Army Dental IMA. Dr. Vo will be obtaining his certificate in pediatric dentistry and a Master of Science degree this June from The Ohio State University Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He has also provided free dental care to children in Honduras, Guatemala, Mexico, Columbia, and the local community.
In his spare time, Dr. Vo enjoys being physically active, traveling, hanging out with his family and significant other, playing with hsi goldendoodle (Lola), and teaching indoor spin classes. Yes, you read it right! If you want to see Dr. Vo in action outside the office, you can catch him at Equinox and Grit Cycle.
Dr. Krall is a Board Certified Dentist Anesthesiologist who has dedicated his practice to the delivery of anesthesia and sedation services to the dental profession only. Because of his dental background and his focus on providing services only for dentists, he understands the dental procedure and can anticipate the needs for each procedure and patient.
Dr. Krall is a graduate of Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. After graduation, he practiced general dentistry for 12 years before returning to train in Dental Anesthesiology at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and affiliated hospitals.
Dr. Krall is currently a member of numerous organizations, including being a diplomate of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiologists, International Anesthesia Research Society, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Association.
Dr. Krall has been married to his wonderful wife Lisa for 17 years. They have 13 year old twins, Daniel and Bailey. His family enjoys cycling and completed their first century (100 miles) as a family on Mother’s day of 2013. They also enjoy other outdoor activities such as hiking and running.
Dr Andrea was born and raised in Southern California. She attended California Baptist University, where she received her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. Since then, she has spent most of her time at the University of Southern California where she received a Master of Science in Global Medicine, Doctor of Dental Surgery, and completed pediatric dental residency. During residency, she trained at Healthy Smiles for Kids of OC and Children's Hospital of OC. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her three furry pups, Dash, Lincoln and Royce. She loves food and enjoys finding new places to eat and different cuisines to try!
Dr. Armine Martirosian grew up in Anaheim Hills and received her undergraduate degree from University of California, Los Angeles. She then went on to receive her DDS from University of Southern California and completed her pediatric dental training at New York University. Dr. Armine has a true passion for working with kids and strives to be the best provider she possibly can and help children leave the office with healthy smiles and a positive experience. In her spare time, she loves to cook new recipes, try new restaurants, hang out with family and friends, and spend time outdoors, especially at the beach. Dr. Armine is very excited to meet all her new patients.
Our team is dedicated to providing compassionate pediatric dental care in a fun, safe environment. We believe that all children deserve quality pediatric dentistry because this is the foundation for the future of their dental health. We want to be a resource for you and your family, and offer honest guidance to help you make the best oral care decisions for your little ones. Give us a call today to set up a consultation with one of our specialists.Learn More
Routine checkups at Villa Park Pediatric Dentistry are one of the best ways to help your child maintain optimal dental health. These appointments ensure that any small issues are caught before they become bigger problems, and that your child’s teeth are clean, strong, and healthy.Learn More
According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, your child’s first dental visit should be when their first tooth erupts, or around their first birthday. Bringing your little one in early will ensure that their mouth and gums are healthy and that their oral health is on the right track.Learn More
As part of our commitment to compassionate care, we offer same-day appointments to get your child out of pain in the event of a dental emergency. If your little one has a knocked-out tooth or another dental injury, call us immediately or come into our office for an appointment.Learn More
Our energetic, compassionate team genuinely cares about your child’s dental health and they want you and your little ones to enjoy your visit at Villa Park Pediatric Dentistry. We want to make all dental procedures fun and easy for every child, and help them associate positive memories with dental appointments. Our goal is to make sure patients leave with a smile and look forward to their next visit. Call us today to schedule an appointment and meet the team!
I’ve been working in Pediatric dentistry for 8 years. At a young age I knew I wanted to work in dentistry. After raising my boys I went back to school in 2012 and completed the RDA program at OCC. I enjoy working with children and helping them keep healthy smiles. In my spare time I enjoy bbq’s with the family, shopping, sports, watching my boys play baseball and date nights.
As Financial Coordinator, Karen is responsible for keeping the day-to-day organizational and financial aspects of the practice in order. She is here for all of our patient families, with regards to any questions they may have about their accounts. Karen has more than 20 years of experience in both medical and dental specialties, but it wasn’t until 4 years ago, when she began working with Dr. Butler that she found her favorite specialty – Pediatric Dentistry. Karen looks forward to working with your children and the entire family to make your visit a comfortable experience. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her three kids, her friends, reading, hiking, trips to the beach and trips to Disneyland.