Meet the Team

Nicole

Practice Manager of Operations

We are excited to have Nicole on our team as our experienced practice manager. She is an Arizona native and has been in the dental field for 14 years. Nicole manages all aspects of the business and enjoys working closely with Dr. Schmidt on the flow and consistency of the practice.

When she is not at the office, Nicole loves to go hunting, fishing and on trail rides in her side by side. Nicole is married with two young boys Kyler and Jace. She also has two Great Danes, Kaos and Khloe, that keep her very busy and entertained and a tea cup yorkie, Zoe.

Nicole has an honest interest in getting to know each and every patient personally and will help walk them through every step of their dental care. She has the ability to form a connection with most anyone she meets which results in cohesive inter-office relationships.

Nicole

Rocio

Rocio

Treatment and Insurance Coordinator

We are lucky to have Rocio on our team as our amazing treatment/insurance coordinator. She has lived in Arizona for 22 years and in the dental field for 3 years. Rocio is attentive to detail and excellent at multi-tasking which makes her stand out in her position.

Rocio enjoys helping people and always strives to make our patients a priority. She takes pride in her work and strives to learn new things daily. When it comes to your insurance, Rocio is a rockstar and will ensure that we have all the information needed to help our patients.

Rocio is very family-oriented. When she is not in the office, she enjoys going out with her friends and dancing. Rocio loves animals and is a dog mom to 3 German Shepherds named Guardian, Luna, and Estrella. Fun Fact about Rocio: she is bilingual and available to help with Spanish translations.

Colleen

Registered Dental Hygienist

Colleen is our fun and detail-oriented hygienist that has been practicing for 10 years. She loves getting to know her patients and values each and everyone as friends. She combines her passion and skill in dental hygiene to ensure every patient achieves optimal dental health. Colleen enjoys every day at Parkview because the team is great and the interactions she has with her patients are her favorite part about being a hygienist. Every day she is blessed with the opportunity to educate patients on their dental health.

Colleen is married to her best friend Nick and they have three children Peyton, Connor, and Kian. She just recently adopted their newest member of the family Ted, who is their Irish doodle. Ted is a surprisingly calm, gentle and easy-going puppy that has brought so much joy to their home.

Colleen

Javier

Javier

Dental Hygienist

Javier has been doing dental hygiene for 20 years and is always excited to meet new patients as well as all of his existing patients. He is passionate about providing the utmost dental care. He values each and every one of his patients as friends. Javier has known and worked with Dr. Schmidt for 8 years and will continue his journey to provide you the best experience at Parkview Dental.

Javier is married to his best friend Denise and has two fun children, a daughter age 20 and a son age 16. He is fluent in Spanish and was born in Nogales Arizona where he spent the first 8 years of his life.

Javier enjoys spending time with his family and friends, his hobbies include cooking, working on cars, and yard work.

Narmin Mustafa

Dental Hygienist

Narmin has been doing dental hygiene for almost 5 years and loves getting to meet new people every hour and helping them achieve a brighter smile than before they walked in. She believes that a good dental office is important because patients want to go to someone that they trust and have confidence in sending friends and family too — and she hopes that you feel this way about Parkview Dental!

Narmin is married to her best friend and recently, fall of 2020, had her first child. She speaks Arabic, but admits she could work on her reading and writing skills a little more!

When not working, Narmin enjoys baking, cooking, trying new restaurants around the valley and spending time with friends and family.

Narmin Mustafa

Erica

Erica

Dental Assistant

Erica is our fabulous dental assistant. She comes to us all the way from Idaho and is very passionate about navigating patients through their dental visits. She has been in the dental field for 4 years as a dental assistant and enjoys helping her patients feel good about being at the dentist. She strives to provide top-notch dental care all while being both Dr. Schmidt and Dr. Perno’s right hand.

Erica enjoys working at Highrise Dental not only for the patients, but she loves the team she works with daily. When she is not at the office Erica enjoys spending time with her three children in their new home in the heart of Phoenix. Erica is a mom of two girls and a son: Ellenease, Alexa and Tyahno. She also has a cat named Laurie, who keeps her very busy and entertained. Erica is a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan so often you will find her celebrating her teams games on Sundays.

ANNIE

Treatment Coordinator

We are excited to welcome Annie to our dental family, she came to us all the way from Washington state. Annie has 3 grown kids Brandi, Blake, and Matisse, she is also a grandma to two grandsons Kaden and Kyler. She moved to Arizona to be closer to her grandkids and in her free time she enjoys exploring new areas in Arizona, spending time with her family, and cuddling her puppy LillyBelle.

Annie loves all aspects of dentistry and really enjoys getting to know each one of her patients. She will go above and beyond to make sure the patients leave our office with a smile on their faces.

Annie has been in the dental field for over 20 years and has helped both the back office and front office walking everyone through their dental experience.

Annie

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