Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

dr bialecki's staff

karen tarbell

Karen Tarbell, RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Karen Tarbell is a registered dental assistant and has enjoyed a career in dentistry since 1974. Karen joined our team in August 2000 and demonstrates everyday her passion for her career by treating each patient with respect and dignity while actively listening to their expressions of needs, desires, and concerns.

Karen has been a mountain resident since 1974. She has kept herself busy raising three children. Now that her children have grown, she has free time to enjoy camping, off-road riding, and just relaxing.

shana mason

Shana Mason, RDH, RDA

Registered Dental Hygienist, Registered Dental Assistant

Shana Mason is a true local girl, born and raised right here in our local mountain community. After graduating from Rim High School, Shana attended United Health Career College in San Bernardino and became a registered dental assistant. She's been assisting Dr. Bialecki since 1989 and has been an integral part of transforming the practice to the level it is today. After more than 20 years of dental assisting, Shana impressively earned her degree in dental hygiene while working part time as a dental assistant, as well as full-time wife and mother. 

In her free time, Shana enjoys time with family, either on the lake or on the slopes! 

julie oaks

Julie Oaks, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Julie has enjoyed a career in dentistry since 1985, first as a registered dental assistant and then continued her education at Loma Linda University, and graduated Cum Laude in 1991 as a registered dental hygienist. It was at that time she joined Dr. Bialecki's dynamic dental team, and continues to be dedicated to her profession and her "family of patients" as a progressive periodontal therapist. Patients sing her praises for being gentle and thorough, as she partners with you in achieving and maintaining optimum health. She treasures the close relationships she shares with patients after caring for them for so many years.

Julie is blessed with a wonderful husband and daughter with whom she enjoys a variety of hobbies, including traveling, gardening, and both summer and winter sports.

wyndi holzer

Wyndi Holzer, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Wyndi is a graduate of Loma Linda University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She has enjoyed working in the dental profession since 1990, joining Dr. Bialecki's private practice in 1997. She served as President of Tri- County Dental Hygienists' Society for 1999-2000, and is a professional who is dedicated to working with patients' needs and reaching out to the community. Wyndi works hard at partnering with them to understand their individual needs, always putting the patients comfort level first. She is happy to work with a dentist whose care to our patients is superior. She enjoys her profession for many reasons, but feels most rewarded when helping people and building relationships with them. 

Wyndi is married and has four children. She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends.


Mone Citro, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Monè graduated from Loma Linda University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science and is licensed in dental hygiene. Since then, it has been Monè’s goal to provide high-quality hygiene treatment in a comfortable dental setting through intervention, disease prevention, and periodontal treatment. She loves helping her patients achieve a healthy smile. She is very thankful to have had the opportunity to join Dr. Bialecki and our premier dental practice this past year.

karen t pinter

Karen Pinter

Financial Coordinator

Karen Pinter has been with Dr. Bialecki's team of professionals since 1996 as financial coordinator. Her expertise is in helping patients receive the dental care they need while making it manageable for their budget. Karen also helps patients better understand their dental benefits relative to the treatment plan Dr. Bialecki has diagnosed. Karen prepares treatment plans for patients detailing their individualized dental needs and desires. She offers several alternative payment programs to allow patients to complete their dental care.

Karen and her husband Craig have enjoyed being Lake Arrowhead residents since 1980. She is an amazing cook and appreciates sunrises on the lake.

Brianna Chavez

Brianna Chavez, RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Brianna was born and raised here in the mountains. Having graduated from Concorde Career Institute, she accomplished 160 hours of experience as a dental assistant during her externship here in Dr. Bialecki's practice in 2011. "Dr. Bialecki has an outstanding, professional staff that have years of experience, as well as specialized training. I am honored to be working and learning from the best." 

Brianna is blessed with a wonderful husband, son, and family friends with whom she enjoys spending her free time.

Jennifer Schrader

Jennifer Schrader

Scheduling Coordinator

Jennifer Schrader is a college graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and has been in the dental field for 3 years working on the administrative end for dental offices. She believes in being able to provide patients the availability and flexibility in balancing scheduling needs to ensure their dental needs are taken care of so patients can leave proud of their smiles. Jennifer also has a background in working with multiple insurance plans and coordinating benefits to make treatment diagnosed as affordable as possible.

Jennifer recently moved to the mountains February of 2017, being recently married and is very excited to become a member of such a wonderful community and beautiful place to live. She loves spending time with family, being outdoors and trying new recipes she finds off Pinterest!

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