Our Team

Dr. Luban, Dr. Bunker and their entire staff are especially interested in making our patients feel right at home.  Each member of our team is highly skilled and strives to provide energetic and warm service for each patient in a gentle, family friendly, technologically advanced practice.  We will try to always put your needs first to achieve efficient, comprehensive, and pleasant treatment results.

   Susie - Administrator

After graduating from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with a Masters in Education, Susie moved to California, where she developed an interest in administration and practice management within the dental field. She managed a large Westside periodontal practice in Los Angeles, and then in 1987 she took over running the Marina Dental Center in Marina Del Rey. Upon her relocation to San Diego in 1995, Susie has become the administrator of Dr. Luban's practice in Carmel Mountain Ranch.

  Andi - Office Manager
Andi has been involved in dentistry for over 18 years.  She started out her career as a dental assistant, and then became an accomplished front office treatment coordinator.  For the last 10 years, she has been the office manager of Dr. Luban’s dental practice.  In her free time, Andi enjoys “hanging out” with family and friends and plying her gardening skills in her organic garden.  “I look forward to making all aspects of a patient’s visit as pleasant as possible.”
  Lylan - Registered Dental Assistant

Born in Vietnam, Lylan grew up traveling as part of a navy family, but for the last 20 years she has called San Diego her home.  Her knowledge of the dental field extends over 22 years, and for the last few years she has been on the staff of UEI college as a dental assistant instructor.  She and her husband Darrel have a wonderful daughter, Domenique.  In her free time, Lylan loves to play soccer, crochet and bake yummy treats.  “I love working in the community that I call home.  Many of my friends and neighbors are our patients!”
  Anna - Receptionist

Anna is a native San Diegan.  She earned a bachelors degree in art history from the University of California at Berkeley.  Upon graduation, she worked in various fields in New York City before returning to San Diego.  Anna joined our team over a year ago and has been a tremendous asset due to her capacity to communicate with patients and relate to them.  Anna devotes her free time to being an avid reader and an indie music lover.

Bianca - Registered Dental Assistant

As the daughter of a navy family, Bianca has spent much of her younger life traveling throughout the country. She now calls San Diego home, and has developed roots in the community. Bianca has worked as a Registered Dental Assistant for over 5 years, and has a broad range of experience, especially in Cosmetic Dentistry. Bianca is considered the “baby” of our office, and patients love her soft, sweet, and warm nature. Bianca enjoys spending free time with her daughter Erielle, as well as her huge family all over Southern California, and she also values her time socializing with her friends.


Ven - Receptionist/Registered Dental Assistant

A graduate of Concorde Healthcare Institution, Ven has over 9 years of experience in the dental field as a Registered Dental Assistant. Having worked for cosmetic and general dentists, as well as in an orthodontic practice, Ven brings a high caliber of experience and knowledge to our office, both as a receptionist, as well as a chairside dental assistant. She has an easygoing demeanor that our patients at Carmel Mountain Dentistry find very comfortable and reassuring. In her free time, Ven spends time with her two children, and enjoys creating new recipes in her kitchen, which for the most part have been quite successful in pleasing the Carmel Mountain Dentistry team at lunch!