All professionals at Luma Ajlouni, DDS maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Luma Ajlouni, DDS
Dr. Luma Ajlouni grew up in Chicago, IL. She attended two years of undergraduate studies majoring in Molecular Biology at Benedictine University in Lisle, IL before moving to San Jose, CA where she completed her Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from San Jose State University in 2004. In 2006, Dr. Ajlouni was accepted into the prestigious University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree in 2009. Upon graduation, she worked full time in both private practice and public health serving an underserved population. Dr. Ajlouni is very passionate about dentistry and strives for clinical perfection to attain excellence. She works collaboratively with her patients as a team to help figure out the best course of treatment to maintain long term dental health. With her smiling face and no pressure attitude, Dr. Ajlouni presents all of the options to let her patients make the right decisions for themselves. She is actively involved in several study clubs in Gilroy and is committed to higher and advanced learning in restorative dentistry.
Dr. Ajlouni is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA), the Santa Clara Dental Society, Spear Dental education, and the Santa Clara County Advanced Dental Club.
Dr. Ajlouni had been married for 14 years to her husband Charlie and together they have 3 children. In her spare time, Dr. Ajlouni values quality family time, enjoys traveling, and listening to her oldest son sing.
Sandra Hernandez - Front Desk Receptionist/ Scheduling Coordinator/ Insurance Coordinator
Sandra Montejano has been with the practice for 17 years covering both front and back office duties. She takes pride in her work and is dedicated to great customer service and patient care. Over the years, Sandra has developed a great rapport with her patients and has gotten to know many of them on a personal level to where she knows what they need in order to feel comfortable and well taken care of. She is happily married to her best friend of 17 years and loves to spend time with her furry babies, parents, in-laws, nieces, and nephews.
Eulalia "Lala" Vasquez - Registered Dental Assistant
I have worked in the dental field for nearly 17 years and I was so happy to bring my knowledge and experience to this team. I have established great relationships with our patients and love helping them with their smiles. It has been a wonderful experience working with Dr. Ajlouni.
At home, I have three wonderful boys and an amazing husband who keep me busy at all times. In my free time, I love to dance and workout to stay healthy and fit!
Athena Hill - Front Desk Administrator
Athena has been in the dental field for 18 years. She graduated from Gilroy's Gavilan R.O.P dental assisting program in 2000 and has since assisted chairside, obtained her X-ray license, and specialized in dental marketing and management. She adores people, loves making connections with patients and tending to their dental needs, all while making friends along the way. She says that "working alongside some of the best in the business really fuels my eagerness to continue learning and striving for greatness!"
When not at work her foremost, absolute and glorious love are her children, hubby and sweet boxer/pit, Kona! When not working in dental, Athena is a certified make-up artist and her hobbies include happy planning and crafts.