Dr. H. Robert Stender
Dr. H. Robert Stender has offered comprehensive family-oriented dentistry in Pasadena since 1970.
His extensive repertoire of treatments includes pedodontics (children’s dentistry), orthodontics (Invisalign), periodontics (gum disease), endodontics (root canal therapy), prosthedontics (fitting with prosthetic devices such as dentures), oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, and restorative/reconstructive dentistry, and pain management. Dr. Stender earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Southern California in 1970. Since that time, he has completed thousands of hours of continuing education to keep current on developments in his field and is a self-described “continuing education junkie.” Following graduation, Dr. Stender began his dental career by opening up a private practice and has been a private practitioner ever since.
Dr. Stephanie P. Lee
Dr. Stephanie P. Lee is a San Gabriel Valley native and grew up in South Pasadena. She graduated from Columbia University with a B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of California Los Angeles. After graduation, Dr. Lee completed a rigorous one year residency program in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at South Texas Veterans’ Health Care System. At the VA San Antonio, she received advanced training in surgery, implants, cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics (Invisalign), conscious sedation, and full mouth rehabilitation.
Dr. Lee believes in providing exceptional dental care and enjoys staying current by dedicating her time to continuing education. Her goal is to educate patients and build lifelong patient care relationships.
Pearl Maciel, RDA, Office Manager
Pearl graduated from Citrus College Dental Assisting Program in 1984, receiving her Registered Dental Assistant license. She joined our team that same year. Pearl is an active member of the American Dental Assistants Association and has certification for the Diode Soft Tissue Dental Laser, Cerec 3D advanced training and Digital Radiography training. Her vast knowledge and respect of the dental field including her expertise in dental insurance is a great asset not only to our office but to our patients as well.