Our Exceptional Team

Vickie Kresse, Certified Dental Assistant

VVickie Kresse, Certified Dental Assistantickie has been with Dr. Hornstein since 1991. She received her certification in Dental Assisting from Allegheny Community College. Vickie’s knowledge of dentistry is vast and her skills are excellent. Patients love her kindness and the ability she has to make you forget where you are. In her free time she enjoys her family, her garden, the STEELERS, and the Washington Nationals!

Jami Vasquez – Certified Dental Assistant

Jami Vasquez - Bethesda DentalJamilette “Jami” Vasquez, started working in a dental lab at the age of 18. She moved to a career in dental assisting. Jami joined the Dentistry of Bethesda family in 2020. She, loves challenging dental cases and making temporaries, She takes her time and make sure all temporaries are aesthetically pleasing to the patients. Jami has two daughters, Melanie and Ava, a dog and cat. In her spare time she enjoys travelling, spending time with friends and family and modelling in photo shoots.

Melissa Galkin, Front Desk Manager & Certified Dental Assistant

Melissa - Bethesda DentistryMelissa is our Front Desk Manager.  She has been in the dental field for over 15 years holding various positions. Melissa has a wealth of knowledge about dentistry and various dental insurance coverage and options.  She works diligently to make sure all patients get their maximum benefit from their Dental Insurance.  Melissa, attended The American University and has received her expanded functions dental assisting and X-ray certification from the Southern Maryland Dental Society.  Melissa loves spending time with her sons and her grandson. She enjoys golfing, hiking, and the Washington Nationals.

Golf Khamphong – Front Desk Patient Coordinator

Golf Khamphong - Bethesda DentistryNatthavee “Golf” Khamphong grew up in Thailand. Golf, graduated from Thammasat University in 2000 with a major in Social Work Administration. Arriving in 2001 to Bethesda she worked as an AuPair. In 2004 she graduated with a finance degree from Southeastern University. Golf joined Dentistry of Bethesda in 2019. She has spent 15 years in the dental field. Golf loves working with people to assist them any way she can. In her spare time she and her husband love food adventures,hiking and all sports.

Barbara Hornstein, Business Manager

BBarbaraarbara has worked for the office since 1993. She started out as the front desk receptionist and currently takes care of many of the behind the scenes jobs. In her spare time she enjoys interior design and spending time with Dr. Hornstein and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Dejanee Tubuo, Registered Dental Hygienist

DEJANEE TUBUODejanee (DeDe) Tubuo is originally from Cameroon.  She grew up in Delaware and later relocated to Massachusetts to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene.at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Boston.  In Dede’s spare time she enjoys watching action movies, traveling and experiencing new adventures.

Experience the Difference

Dentistry of Bethesda provides compassionate, personalized dental care for all members of your family, including those with special needs. Contact Bethesda dentist Dr. Spencer Hornstein today at (301) 530-2700 to schedule your consultation. We happily treat patients from Silver Spring, North Bethesda, Rockville, Chevy Chase, Potomac, and the surrounding areas.