Marina Del Rey Dental Team

Meet the team

At our office, the staff works intimately together to make your visit stress free and comfortable. We handle all your dental needs, answer any questions, and make sure you are fully informed at each visit.

Dr. Winther

General and Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Winther is an exceptional dentist whom you can trust to provide the best care for you and your family. Over the past 11 years, Dr. Winther has been making people smile with her ability to effectively and efficiently treat her patients. She began her dental career at Santa Clara University where she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science degree. She then attended the University of the Southern California School of Dentistry to complete her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree where she graduated with honors as a member of the Dental National Honor Society. 

Dr. Winther is a member of the West Los Angeles Dental Society, California Dental Association and the American Dental Association. As a member of these prestigious organizations, Dr. Winther stays current with the latest technology and newest treatment techniques. She is also involved in the Esthetic Alliance Program and the Marina Study Club.

When she is not in the office creating beautiful smiles for her patients, Dr. Winther enjoys hiking the Santa Monica Mountains with her trusty dog Bella, running outdoors, and cruising along the beach path with her husband Robert Burnette to Manhattan Beach.


Jennifer Pyo

Registered Dental Hygienist

Jen has joined our team full time! Her caring manner and friendly nature puts the patients at ease in the dental chair. She provides comprehensive periodontal exams and thoroughly cleans and educates patients with their oral hygiene needs. She graduated Hygiene at NYU and moved back to southern California where she grew up.  She continues to learn with advanced continuing education seminars. She is a member of CDHA, Beverly Hills Dental Society and Beverly Hills Study Club.

Ana Groehler

Dental Assistant

Ana has worked by my side for over 10 years and is truly my right hand hero. She is not only friendly and warm, but she will go above and beyond to make the patients comfortable. She is skilled in assisting and understands the anxieties and phobias that oftentimes accompanies dental treatment.

Daniel Alanis

Office Manager

Daniel has recently joined our team and we could not be happier. He moved from San Jose, is extremely skilled in the dental field terminology, and is knowledgeable with all of our insurances plans. His calm demeanor and friendly nature is always welcomed by out patients

We utilize proven, advanced technologies and efficient systems. Our team is knowledgeable, respectful, detail oriented, caring and very personable. We strive to create a stress-free environment where ourpatients needs are our priority.