About Dr. Virk

Dr. Virk is an active member of CDA, ADA, and the San Diego Dental Society. During her time at Loma Linda, she served on several mission trips and has had a passion for dentistry her whole life. She comes from a family of healthcare professionals, so you could say caring for people runs in the family.


Dr. Virk is empathetic, welcoming, and a good listener – all qualities that are vital in the dental field.


Additionally, Dr. Virk has spent many hours perfecting techniques proven to yield top-notch results. She believes the pursuit of knowledge is important in keeping up with the latest techniques and providing the best quality care to her patients. This includes educating every patient in order to provide awareness of how to maintain good oral health.


Dr. Virk’s reputation in the dental community is stellar and includes accolades and community service. She has extensive training in cosmetic dentistry, endodontic therapy, veneers, crowns, bridges, and more.

Dr. Virk’s Philosophy

Dr. Virk’s philosophy focuses on taking a patient-centered approach. She treats all her patients in the same manner as she would her family. Dr. Virk takes time to get to know each one of her patients, making sure to address their concerns. Her top priority is the care of her patients and building long-lasting relationships with them. She believes it’s important for patients to get their care in an environment that’s warm, well-organized, respectful, and calm.


Dr. Virk enjoys traveling, hiking, and visiting national parks with her husband and their two children.


“I look forward to taking care of you the way I would members of my own family for decades to come!”


About Dr. Bishbish

Dr. Omran Bishbish grew up in a small town near Damascus Syria where he earned his first Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Damascus in 2008. After graduation, he attended a 4-years residency program in the Oral Maxillofacial Surgery program.  In 2013, he moved to the United States where he earned his second Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Loma Linda University. He practiced as a general dentist in Southern California for 3 years, before earning a certificate in Periodontal and Implant Surgery from Loma Linda University along with a Master of Science degree M.S. In 2015 Dr. Bishbish earned the distinguished Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) award. In 2016, he received an honor in implant dentistry along with a student achievement award. In 2020 he received the Healing Hands award from Loma Linda University.


Dr. Bishbish values patient communication and is committed to providing the best dental care to his patients. He travels extensively to remain current with the latest dental materials, procedures, and techniques.


In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He also
enjoys traveling, swimming, and scuba diving.


Dr. Bishbish is a member of the following prestigious associations: American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Dentistry, California Dental Association, California Society of Periodontics


About Dr. Tara

Dr. Tara has been a general practitioner for the last 10 years. Prior to that she studied at UCLA as an undergraduate before attending Nova Southeastern University for her doctorate. In her free time, she enjoys traveling with her family.


“I work at Casa Dental because it’s a family-friendly environment with staff who really care about their patients.”


About Michelle

Michelle has worked in the dental field for more than 40 years. She attended Loma Linda University before getting her start with a couple of her former professors who had a private practice in San Bernardino and Redlands, CA. In her free time, she enjoys attending book clubs, music, cycling, running, flower arranging, and the theater.


“I work at Casa Dental because of the excellent care and professionalism of the entire staff.”


About Lindsay

Lindsay attended Loma Linda University School of Dentistry where she received her BS in Dental Hygiene. She has just under 15 years of experience in general practice.   She loves encouraging her patients with their oral health, all while creating a comfortable and pleasant environment for them.  Lindsay grew up in Escondido, so she is grateful to have the opportunity to serve the surrounding community.


Outside of dentistry Lindsay loves spending time with her husband and two daughters, her families and close friends. Other interests she enjoy in her free time are reading, movies, sports, travel, and mountain biking.


About Karen

Karen has 10 years of experience as a Dental Assistant and graduated from UEI College. Her free time is spent with her family and kids.


“I’m blessed to have the opportunity to work with such great people and in a friendly environment. Casa Dental always keeps a smile on my face.”


About Tanya

Tanya has more than 20 years of administrative experience in general dentistry, including accounting and managing a front office.  When not at work she enjoys spending time outside, especially if that includes her children and her husband.


About Blanca

Blanca has 15 years of experience in the dental field and is a graduate of UEI College. She enjoys spending time outside work with her two boys.


“I love watching people walk out of our office with a smile. Casa Dental has been my second home for 15 years now – I love what I do and who I work with. We’re honestly a family.”


Our Office Hours

Monday – Thursday | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday (as scheduled) | 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

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Tel: 760.735.300

727 East Ohio Avenue

Escondido, CA 92025


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