Meet the Doctors at Irvine’s Crossroads Dental

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Dr. Vinit H. Joshi, D.D.S., F.I.C.O.I

Doctor Vinit Joshi is a native of Chicagoland area. He received his education at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (BS) and Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) with the Highest Honors and Dean’s list Notifications. Dr. Joshi did a one year comprehensive residency in implant dentistry and recieved the prestigious Fellowship title with International Congress of Oral Implantology. He is also has advanced training in Dentofacial Orthopedics and has treated thousands of TMJ patients. He is also trained with the Oral Conscious Sedation. Doctor Joshi believes in providing a functional cosmetic smile with a comfortable care approach. He offers minimally invasive dentistry with a pain free approach, utilizing latest technology and proven materials from latest research and development. Dr. Joshi has been trained in Invisilign, Lumineers, Snap-On Smile Solutions, and Occlusal analysis and Equilibration. Dr. Joshi considers education and training in the latest dental procedures a valuable investment to his profession and his passion, which is dentistry. This in turn provides predictable results with excellent outcomes. Dr. Joshi has a keen interest in history, travel and sports. His favorite sport is football. He lives in wonderful Irvine with his wife.

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Dr. Angeli Kapoor, D.D.S.

Doctor Angeli Kapoor is a native of Irvine. She was born in New York City and raised in Irvine since she was two years old. She has attended Irvine High School and graduated top of her class. She was accepted in the Accelerated Honor’s Program at the University of Pacific, where she received her Bachelor’s of Science in Stockton, California. She furthered her studies by attending the University of Pacific in San Fransisco for Doctor of Dental Surgery program. Af ter graduating,she finished her residency at UCLA in Advanced Education in General Dentistry. Dr. Kapoor believes in providing the highest quality of dental care with a gentle and caring touch. Her first priority is educating patients and guiding them in their treatment to create healthy and happy smiles! Dr. Kapoor enjoys quality time with her family, traveling to new places and watching Bollywood movies. Dr. Kapoor resides in beautiful Irvine and loves serving her community.

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Dr. Tyson Curtis, D.D.S.
Endodontist Specialist

Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Curtis was a 1993 graduate of Los Alamitos High School. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences at the University of California Santa Barbara in 1998 and graduated from the UCLA School of Dentistry in 2004. He completed a 1 year general practice residency at the West Los Angeles VA Hospital in 2005 and worked in the general practice of dentistry in Long Beach until 2009. Dr. Curtis found a passion for endodontics in dental school at UCLA which led him to seek a specialist education and certification. From 2009 to 2012 Dr. Curtis was engaged in a fellowship and endodontics residency at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland. His joint research project with the director of the post-doctoral program at OHSU involving modern materials and methods in endodontics was published in 2012. Upon receiving his specialist certification he returned to Orange County to practice. Dr. Curtis is known for the sincere care that he shows his patients. He is gratified by relieving his patients from pain and saving their natural teeth when they are at risk from pulpal disease. During his free time Dr. Curtis is an avid fisherman and freediver. He also enjoys standup paddleboarding, kayaking, skiing/snowboarding, playing guitar and piano as well as drawing, painting and sculpting.

 Our Team

LINDA, Clinical Operations (RDA)

Linda is a resident of Santa Ana, California. Linda attended Santa Ana College during 1991-1995 for general education. She furthered her education by attending the Central County Regional Occupation Program of Santa Ana United School District. Linda received her Dental Assistant/Chairside Certification of Competencies on January 26, 2004. Linda advanced her education and obtained her RDA issued by the Dental Board of California on March 2, 2007. In her spare time, Linda loves to walk her dog, Marley, at the park near her humble home.

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Betty, Dental Hygienist

Betty Anna comes to us from Canada where she received her BS degree and Dental Hygiene degree at the University of British Columbia and University of Alberta.
Betty Anna worked with periodontist for 10 years and has many years of experience in periodontal therapy.

She then went on to achieve her RDHAP degree at WLAC.
She lives in Newport Beach with her husband and your famous little Scottish Terrier, who is a therapy dog that visits nursing home facilities with Betty Anna.
Her interesting are music, the Performing Arts, travel and of course nature.
She enjoys educating her patients so that they can eat in smile confidently with natural teeth for their lifetime!

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Corin, Dental Assistant

Corin was born and raised in Irvine Ca.
Corin came to Crossroads Dental after attending College Healthcare Skills Development Institute in San Gabriel Valley.
Corin plans on pursuing her career in the dental field by obtaining her RDA License.
In her spare time, Corin enjoys playing co-ed softball, hiking, martial arts and going to the movies.

BRITTANY, Dental Assistant

Brittany was born and raised in Tulare Ca. and moved to Irvine after graduating from San Joaquin Valley College. She came on board to Crossroads Dental as a dental assistant in 2014 and has not looked back since. Brittany enjoys working along with our knowledgeable, honest and skillful doctors. She also enjoys helping each patient have a happy and comfortable of fice visit. When she is not working, Brittany enjoys traveling back to her hometown, visiting family and friends.