About Your Dentist

Joshua Flavin, DDS

My Mission

My mission is to provide my patients with optimal dental care while allowing myself a comfortable lifestyle.



Education

St. Cloud State University St. Cloud, MN



University of the Pacific Stockton, CA



Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Flavin is currently an active member of the California Dental Association. He enjoys taking continuing education classes and is always looking for opportunities to advance his clinical skills and better serve his patients.



Life & Hobbies

When he isnt practicing dentistry, Dr. Flavin enjoys spending his free time golfing, fishing and playing the guitar.

Van W. Sykes, DMD

"Be nice to your dentist. He has fillings, too."

"You don't have to brush all your teeth – just the ones you want to keep!"

"Smile! It raises your face value."

My Mission

"To provide the best dental care possible and to treat his patients with the same level of respect and consideration they would expect from any healthcare provider."

Education

Utah Valley University, Bachelor of Science in Biology – Orem, UT

Western University of Health Sciences, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – Pomona, CA

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Sykes was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. He is the second oldest of nine children, and he's the first dentist in the family! Dr. Sykes is a huge Seattle sports fan and avid movie buff and enthusiast. He enjoys spending time outdoors hiking, camping, fishing, mountain biking, and skiing. Dr. Sykes also loves spending quality time with his wife and four young children.

Leesa Ching, DDS

"Dentistry is a constantly changing field that incorporates art, knowledge, and the willingness to care and help people. The profession allows one to be an educator and leader through increasing patient health, providing quality service and advancing with new technologies."

My Mission

Dr. Ching's mission is to deliver quality dental care that is both individualized and responsive with one's needs. She strives to build relationships based on trust and collaboration, while providing a welcoming and supportive environment.

Education

University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – San Francisco, CA (2016)

Notre Dame de Namur University, Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry – Belmont, CA (2012)

Life & Hobbies

In Dr. Ching's free time, she enjoys spending quality time with family, going to the beach, and practicing yoga.