All professionals at Princeville Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Kalei Cardinez – Office Manager
Kalei was born and raised on Kaua'i and has been in the dental field for more than 17 years. She has been with Princeville Dental since its opening, in 2014. Kalei started out as a dental assistant and through continuing education, has worked her way into a managmanet position. She strives to make sure that every patient that comes through our door feels comfortable and is taken care of in the most professional manner. While she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family. She is a proud mother to her son, Ricky Boy.
Susana Salibi – Hygienist
Born and raised on Kaua'i, Susana graduated from Kapa'a High School and then continued her education, gaining her AA in Liberal Arts here on Kaua'i and then moving to Portland, Oregon to obtain her Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Patients appreciate her calm, friendly chair-side manner and gentle touch. Susana enjoys working alongside a team of caring, knowledgeable professionals in a state-of-the-art dental practice. On her days off she can be found spending time with family and friends, hiking, relaxing on the beach or practicing yoga. Susana hopes to brighten your day as well as your smile at each visit.
Nalikka Ringler – Dental Assistant
Nalikka was raised on Kaua'i and graduated from Kaua'i Community College in 2014 with a Liberal Arts degree. She has worked at Princeville Dental since August of 2015. She enjoys helping the community through oral care. As a dental assistant, she ensures that our patients have the best and most comfortable experience possible. In her spare time Nalikka enjoys the outdoors, getting to the beach whenever she can and loves to hike.