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Contact Information & Location



West Los Angeles College
Allied Health Division, MSB Building
9000 Overland Avenue, Culver City, CA 90230

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Contact Information

For general inquiries, please email
We will respond to your inquiry within one or two business days.

For immediate attention, call 310-287-4464


All phone numbers are (310) 287- # # # #

Dental Hygiene Full Time Faculty & Staff

Carlos Sermeño, R.D.H.A.P., D.D.S.  (Health Sciences Division Chair)

Lisa Kamibayashi, R.D.H., M.S.  (Dental Hygiene and Dental Assistant Program Director) x4457
Cha-Zette Smith  (Senior Office Assistant) x4464
Sara Coppola,R.D.H.A.P., M.S.D.H. x7277
Carmen Dones, R.D.H., M.S.D.H. x4522
Natalie Ferrigno, R.D.H.A.P., M.S. x7274
Joy Ogami-Avila, R.D.H., M.S x7221
Steven Fink, M.S.  (Biology) x4234
Dental Hygiene Adjunct Faculty    

Cynthia Chambers, R.D.H.A.P., M.S.


Diane Goldenring, R.D.H., M.S.Ed. x4464
Donna Lawrence, R.D.H.A.P., B.S. x4464
Margo Liewen, D.D.S. x4464
Arvie K. Malik, R.D.H.A.P., B.S. x4464
Eleanor Padnick, D.D.S., M.A. x4464
Sandra Schneidewind, R.D.H., B.S. x4464
Idalia Velasco, R.D.H., B.S. x4464

Medical Assisting Faculty & Staff

Yervant (Eric) Bogos x7226
Juan Carlos Castillo x7226

Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice (RDHAP) Faculty & Staff

Cha-Zette Smith  (Senior Office Assistant) x4464

Carlos Sermeño, R.D.H.A.P., B.S. (RDHAP Program Coordinator)


Natalie Ferrigno, R.D.H.A.P., B.S.


Aracely Aguiar, R.D.H., M.B.A.


Nursing Adjunct Faculty

Nezy Pullukalayil, R.N., M.S.N.  (Director of Nursing) x4464
Lorene Brame, R.N., B.S.N. x4464
Barbara Hickman, R.N., M.S.N., C.N.S. x4464
Belinda Johnson-Adkins, R.N., B.S.N. x4464
Rose Lo Verme, R.N., B.S.N., M.A. x4464
Joe Oduoza, R.N., M.B.A. x4464
Irina Tsiyer, R.N., M.S.N. x4464