Meet Our Team

Steve McComb

Steven E. McComb, DDS

Dr. McComb graduated from University of California, Davis, with a B.S. in Biology in 2001. He then worked for the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, for a year before entering dental school at University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry (UOP). He graduated from UOP with Honors in 2004. Dr. McComb began his dental career in Elk Grove, California, where he worked as an associate for five years. He and his family then moved to Chico in 2009 to practice general dentistry at Chico Dental Care. He is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the California Dental Association (CDA). Dr. McComb attends the continuum of advanced coursework seminars in general and cosmetic dentistry at the Spear Institute of Dentistry in Scottsdale, Arizona. In his spare time, he likes to golf and enjoy the outdoors with his family. Dr. McComb is married to Julie, and they have two young children, Luke and Audrey.


Tony Jewett

Tony C. Jewett, Pharm.D., DDS


Dr. Jewett graduated from the University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, in 1983 with Honors and practiced general dentistry until 2009. Dr. Jewett has been placing implants since 2003. He also performs root canal therapy and surgically places implants for missing teeth and denture support. Dr. Jewett is a long standing member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the California Dental Association (CDA). Additionally, he is on the CDA Peer Review Committee and has achieved Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry. Prior to practicing dentistry, Dr. Jewett also earned a Pharmacy Degree (Pharm.D) from University of the Pacific, School of Pharmacy in 1980. Recreationally, Dr. Jewett is an avid cyclist and loves to snowboard in the winter months. Dr. Jewett's wife, Terry, works as a speech therapist and they have two children, Brady and Lily.


Karen

Karen - Registered Dental Hygienist

Karen has been a hygienist since 1975 and joined the office in 2004. In her spare time, she likes to babysit her grandchildren, volunteer at church, read, and watch PBR (Professional Bull Riding), football and Chico State Basketball.


Michelle

Jen - Registered Dental Hygienist

Jen started her career in dentistry in 1995 as a RDA. In 2002, she graduated from hygiene school and became a RDH. In 2014, she joined the hygiene team at Chico Dental Care. Jen joined the Colgate Dental Hygiene Advisory Board in 2014 and now works for Colgate at conventions. In her spare time, Jen likes to spend time with her husband, Jeff, and their two dogs, Louie and Ruby. She also loves camping, cooking, and going to the river.


Michelle

Christine - Registered Dental Hygienist

Christine joined our office in 2015. She received her RDH in 2009 and began her dental hygiene career in the bay area. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing volleyball, and spending time with her family. She is happy to return to Chico, where she grew up, and loves getting to work with her mother, Sue!


Sheri

Sheri - Registered Dental Assistant

Sheri has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 1995 and joined the office in 2009. In her spare time, she likes to ride horses. She is an expert trainer of barrel racing horses.

Callie

Bree - Registered Dental Assistant

Bree received her RDA and started working at Chico Dental Care in 2014. In her spare time, Bree likes to spend time with her husband and two sons, especially watching her sons play baseball. She also likes to read and garden.


Leslie

Melissa - Office Manager

Melissa joined our office in 2014. She started her career in dentistry as an RDA in 2004, then transitioned to the management side of dentistry in 2007. In her spare time, Melissa loves to bake and garden. She also loves to spend time with her fiance, Brian, and root on her daughters, Bethany and Rachel, in their school activities.


Tracy

Jane - Patient Care Coordinator

Jane joined our office in 2014. She started her career in dentistry as an RDA in 2000. She worked in periodontics for three years and pediatric dentistry for 11 years before transitioning to general dentistry. Jane's hobbies include spending time with her family and participating in sports with her boys.


Tracy

Sue - Administrative Assistant

Sue joined our office in 2012, bringing with her over 25 years of experience in dental practice management. In her spare time, she loves watching her grandchildren, gardening, and cheering on the San Francisco Giants. Sue is the mother of Christine, one of our three amazing hygienists!