Our Dental Team

Dental Team at Fonseca Dentistry in Santa Fe, NM

 

Susan Sanchez, RDH, BS, MA
Susan Sanchez, RDH, BS, MA

Originally from Iowa and having lived in five different states, Santa Fe has become her home for more than 20 years now. Susan graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 1997 with a B.S. in Dental Hygiene and is licensed to administer local anesthetics. She also possesses a Masters in Psychology as a Marriage and Family Therapist. She believes in establishing long term relationships with patients as she provides optimal oral care and necessary patient education for beautiful, healthy smiles. She loves her patients, people, and family and strives to motivate and inspire them.

Outside of work, you can find her enjoying the lovely weather in our interesting city. Her hobbies are eating, running, and doing anything that may help someone else.

Barbara Mohon, RDH
Barbara Mohon, RDH

Barbara grew up as a military dependent and recalls fondly the experience of living in many different places. She settled with her family in Sacramento, California where she received her degree in Dental Hygiene in 1981. She continues to enjoy learning what is new in dentistry and is certified in expanded functions, including local anesthesia. Barbara loves the one on one relationships that develops with her patients over the years. She believes that dedication to your best oral health is rewarding and further enhanced by the privilege of getting to know her patients.

When not in the office, Barbara loves to spend time with her family and friends. She has been interested in photography since college and spends much of her spare time making photographs. She also loves music, her small summer patio garden, cooking, getting outside for a walk, and reading.

Susie Sandoval, Office Manager
Susie Sandoval, Office Manager

Susie is a native Santa Fean and has been working for this office since 2004. Susie handles administrative duties, orchestrates appointments, insurance claims, and coordinates our patient’s dental care. She always has a smile on her face and knows no stranger; she looks forward to welcoming you to our practice and assisting you with your dental health needs. Susie loves her job and it shows in her work.

When not at work, she loves spending time with her family. Her granddaughter is her world! You may see her at a casino now and then…she loves Las Vegas, NV!

Gloria Dalahay, Dental Assistant
Gloria Dalahay, Dental Assistant

Gloria graduated from the Santa Fe Community College Dental Assisting program in 2013 with high honors. She is originally from the Philippines and is fluent in 3 languages, English, Visayan, and Tagalog. She appreciates the outdoors and is a fitness enthusiast. Gloria enjoys hiking, mountain biking, and skiing. She loves exploring the beautiful state of New Mexico and will make plans to travel whenever the opportunity arises. She enjoys meeting new people and looks forward to the opportunity to help you with your oral health-care needs.