"I am truly grateful to have such amazing, kind and enthusiastic people working with me every day!"
- Dr. Mee
Dr. Eric Mee
Dr. Mee is a graduate of both the University of Redlands and Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. He finished dental school in the top of his class and received high honors in esthetic dentistry and education. Dentistry was a clear choice for Dr. Mee because of its unique combination of art, science and the opportunity to work with people. He is a very detail oriented person and enjoys building relationships with his patients. Dr. Mee and his wife are very proud to call Redlands home and to be able to raise their daughter in such a great city. Before dental school Dr. Mee dreamed of one day starting a dental practice on State Street and could not be more grateful to see it happen.
Stephanie Urzua - Office Manager
With over 15 years of experience in the dental field, Dr. Mee is pretty dang lucky to have Stephanie as the Office Manager. The role of the office manager is to coordinate the entire patient experience with great care and effort to create a friendly and easy visit. Stephanie is knowledgeable in all aspects of dentistry and can provide information for our patients regarding insurance coverage, patient appointments and procedures. She is an extremely thoughtful and caring person who treats everyone like family. Stephanie is a wife and mother to four children, including two in college. Stephanie dedicates much of her time to being personally involved in her children’s education and athletic activities.
Emily Puicon - Dental Hygienist
Emily started her dental career as a dental assistant and has now been a dental hygienist for 10 years. She chose hygiene because it gave her the opportunity to interact with different people each day and to build lasting relationships with her patients. She is proud to be a part of the State Street Dental team where we strive to offer the best possible care to our patients. Emily enjoys spending time with her husband on date nights and binge watching shows like Game of Thrones.
Marleigh Simmons - Dental Hygienist
Marleigh grew up traveling back and forth from Ventura County California to Colorado, calling both places home. She is a Graduate of the Loma Linda University Dental Hygiene Program and is now proud to call this area home. Marleigh is passionate about her career, providing each patient with excellent care by meeting the individual needs of each person, building relationships and the oppurtunity to feel cared for. Outside of work she is very passionate about getting outdoors and spending time in nature with her husband and their English Springer Spaniel pup.
Caroline Chatigny - Dental Hygienist
Caroline grew up in Redlands and is very proud to still be part of this community. She received her dental hygiene degree from Loma Linda University and has now also taken a faculty position at Loma Linda teaching the soon to be dental hygienists. Caroline was Dr. Mee's first ever employee, she did spend some time in Northern California but has decided that Redlands is home for her and is back with us again. Patients love her very laid back and down to earth demeanor which compliments her clinical expertise. She enjoys knitting by the fire with her dog Max.
Shannay Johnson - Lead Registered Dental Assistant
Shannay has been in the dental field since 2010 and became interested in dentistry because she loves working with and taking care of people. She is an awesome assistant and is always looking for ways to improve the patient experience. In her free time she loves to take hikes, relax, watch movies and spend quality time with her friends and family. She has multiple friends and family in the military and emulates their values to keep Dr. Mee on time and orderly.
Neinke Gonzales -Registered Dental Assistant
Neinke has worked in the dental field since 2013. Dentistry is a great fit for her because she has always enjoyed caring for others. She is from Redlands which makes it that much sweeter to be caring for her home town community. State Street dental is very lucky to have Neinke as part of the team. Neinke will soon be marrying her high school sweetheart and looks forward to starting a family. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, spin class and spending quality time with friends and family.
Breanna Freitas - Receptionist
Breanna is from the inland empire and a graduate of the University of Oregon. She received her bachelors degree in speech pathology and plans on continuing her education to become a speech pathologist after she helps her boyfriend work through his addiction to fantasy football.
We are more than just the next generation of dentistry, we are redefining what it means to go to the dentist. We challenge conventional systems that keep patients away from dental care. Listed below are just a few of the ways that we strive to be the the best dentist in Redlands and to provide a superior service to our awesome patients.
Compassionate - Our compassion for people is center to all that we do.
Conservative - Dr. Mee is very conservative in his diagnosis .
Comfortable - Ceiling TV's, headphones, iPads, Blankets, pillows, refreshments.... oh and sedation. We don't look like a dental office, we don't even smell like a dental office.
Affordable - We use technology to make our services more affordable.
No Sales Pitch - We do not push unnecessary treatment.
No Waiting - Ok this one can't always be true but if we ever run behind Coffee and Ice Cream on us.
Available - Late hours available so no taking off work and Dr. Mee gives out his cell to every patient.
Guaranteed - We guarantee our work for as long as you are a regular patient.
State Street Dental
211 E. State St.
Redlands, CA 92373
M: 8am - 5pm
T: 8am - 5pm