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Our Doctor

Dr. Coelho earned her dental degree in 2008 from Loma Linda University in California.  Upon graduation, she moved back to Visalia and started servicing her community of which she has lived for over 16 years.  Dr. Alethea C. Coelho is very gentle and calm and she is determined to make sure all her patients receive the very best dentistry in a comfortable atmosphere. Dr. Coelho has built her reputation on getting to know her patients, carefully listening to their concerns, and then explaining in detail what procedures would be best for their needs. She is deeply concerned with providing patients with the highest level of comfort and quality care.

Dr. Coelho has gained extended experience in dentistry and her passion lead her towards always extending and enhancing her knowledge in dentistry.  With a commitment to delivering the highest level of advanced, comprehensive, and compassionate dental care, Dr. Coelho established his own practice in 2013

She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, active board member of the Tulare-Kings Dental Society and several other professional organizations.  She is very active in various aspects of dentistry, both in her community and abroad.  Her dedication to excellence is well noted in her training, experience and continuing education.

Dr. Coelho and her husband have two children, and all are actively involved in their church as well as the Visalia community.  Her husband and in-laws have been part of this community for over 30 years.

Our Team

Lynn McCartha

Lynn McCartha

Hygienist
Lynn has been our Dental Hygienist (RDH) for over 9 years, she is very passionate, dedicated and enjoys caring for our patients’ oral health. Lynn’s attention to detail are an attribute to her clinical skills. She is an exceptional hygienist who takes the fear out of dental hygiene. She is both thorough and gentle with her patients, and her caring nature shows in the quality of her work. When not working, Lynn enjoys vacationing with her husband and two young boys, and finding cool, out-of-the-way restaurants and attractions.
Kristen Noland

Kristen Noland

Treatment and Insurance Coordinator / RDA
Kristen is the bubbly voice behind our practice. She works hard to get our patients conveniently appointed and to keep our schedule running smoothly. Kristen wears many hats in our office. She is a Registered Dental Assistant, our Insurance, financial and patient coordinator. She will great you with the biggest smile as you walk in through the door. Kristen is equally comfortable in the “trenches” of the insurance world as well as answering any questions our patients may have, although you can probably guess which one she likes more! Kristen enjoys spending time with her family, and she never misses a school game with her kids. Go Cavaliers…..
Evelyn Rios

Evelyn Rios

RDA
Evelyn is one cool cat who enjoys riding her bike. While not riding her bike, her other passion is dentistry which she has done for quite some time now. Evelyn helps put our patients at ease with her wonderful sense of humor and interpersonal skills. She goes out of her way to make patients feel comfortable with the treatment they are receiving and makes sure they understand the process.
Micaela Reid

Micaela Reid

RDA
Micaela is one dedicated dental assistance who is working her way to college to obtain her Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) degree. Seeing her current dental skills and passion for dentistry, we have no doubt that she will make an excellent Dental Hygienist. GO..... Micaela
Laura Goodell

Laura Goodell

RDA
Laura has been with us for over a year and joined our team in 2015. She is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) who is our second IT professional in our practice. Additionally, she has vast knowledge of Star Wars, just ask her anything about "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away...."
Fernando J. Coelho

Fernando J. Coelho

Manager
Our office manager wears many hats, all to ensure the smooth and efficient day-to-day running of the practice. Fernando J. Coelho, Dr. Coelho's husband of over 15 years, is a dedicated spouse as well as a partner applying a wide range of skills, from recruitment to marketing to business development. He is an avid snowboarder and scuba diver. Two recreations which he very much wants to introduce to his two kids as they get older.