Stacey Montano DDS
Dr. Montano was born and raised in Albuquerque. She graduated from St. Pius X High School and attended the University of New Mexico where she received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. Dr. Montano earned her DDS at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry.
Dr. Montano enjoys all aspects of dentistry. She loves helping people and showing them that dentistry can be a comfortable and stress-free experience.
Dr. Montano is married to her husband Joey and they have two daughters Bryn and McKynzie. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.
Kyla has been one of the team’s registered dental hygienists for over a year and has five years previous experience in the dental field as an orthodontic assistant. Kyla graduated with her Associate Degree in Occupation Science in Dental Hygiene from Pima Medical Institute in Albuquerque, NM. She enjoys interacting with her patients and providing them with a unique, individualized dental hygiene care plan. She is enthusiastic and supportive in helping each patient achieve their dental health goals. As a New Mexico native, Kyla takes joy in giving back to her community by volunteering with people or animals. She is enjoys traveling and being outdoors running, hiking, fishing, and camping with her fiancé, Anthony, and American Bulldog pup, Bambino!
Jana came to Albuquerque in 2003 from the Seattle, Washington area. She attended the University of New Mexico where she received her bachelor of science in Dental Hygiene. Jana has been practicing dental hygiene since 2011 and has over 15 years in the dental fields as a dental assistant and front office staff member. In her spare time, she enjoys many outdoor activities such as camping and hiking. She also cherishes quality time with her family and friends. Jana has been married for over 15 years and has three children two boys and a girl.
Jana enjoys teaching patients the importance of good oral hygiene to their overall health. She feels that each patient has unique needs, and she approaches treatment from that perspective.
Rita grew up in New Mexico and attended St. Pius High school and NMSU. She started in dentistry over 20yrs ago and hasn’t looked back since. She has her Dental Assisting National Board certification; she is also CPR certified and radiology certified. Rita has worked at Montano Dental for several years, which gives her the distinction of being the longest-employed person at the practice. As a dental assistant Rita ensures her patients are comfortable at each appointment. Most rewarding to her is seeing a patient with a confident smile after treatment and empowering them to take control of their dental care. Rita strives to build relationships with her patients and finds their trust very important and rewarding. Rita is very active in the community with the children’s cancer society, and is heavily involved in the hot air ballooning community.