Meet Our Team
Dentist in Temecula, CA
Dr. Peng is a Southern California native. He obtained both his B.S. in Biological Sciences and his Dental Degree at the University of Southern California. After several years working at IBM as a computer engineer, Dr. Peng’s desire to help people in a more tangible way led him to dentistry, where he was able to provide his patients compassionate and comprehensive oral health care. When he is not at the office, Dr. Peng enjoys working out, spending time with his family, and traveling.
Dr. Bustos was born and educated in Chile. He obtained his dental degree from the Universidad de Chile Dental School, Santiago, Chile. Dr. Bustos has made Temecula his home since 1989 and founded Vineyard Dental Group in 1991. He and his wife, Cindy, raised two daughters that both graduated from Temecula Valley High School. Dr. Bustos is also a proud grandfather to a beautiful seven year old.
Marni obtained her training at the USC School of Dentistry, where she received her BS in Dental Hygiene. She joined Vineyard Dental in 1997, and has been providing top quality care for her patients. Marni’s favorite part of her job is to get to know her patients, meeting new people, and helping all her patients achieve optimum oral health. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, cooking, going to the gym, working out, and road biking.
Rene began her career here, at Vineyard Dental as an RDH in 1995, after she graduated from Loma Linda University with a B.S. degree in dental hygiene. She enjoys the one-on-one care and connection, as she helps provide the best quality hygiene needs for her patients. When she is not at the office, Rene really enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 boys, as well as reading a good book, watching movies, and game nights with her family.
Erin joined the Vineyard team in 2007. Originally from Orange County, she and her husband relocated to Temecula in 1997, where they raised their now two grown children. Erin feels extremely thankful to work in such a wonderful office with the best staff and nicest patients!!! In her spare time, Erin loves spending time with her two grandchildren and traveling.
Emily joined Vineyard dental in 2019, not long after graduating from the Registered Dental Assisting program at Palomar College in San Marcos. Emily is a caring, compassionate person who is eager to learn and grateful to be part of an office with such an incredible staff! In her free time, she enjoys relaxing with her family and three cats, traveling, and cooking.
Kristen is a Temecula native whose family has lived here since 1986. Kristen moved to the bay area in 2004, where she would eventually enter a dental assisting program at San Jose City College in 2008. Kristen took her state board exams and became a registered dental assistant in 2009. In 2013 Kristen moved back to the Temecula area and became part of the Vineyard Dental team. Kristen enjoys science fiction, trips to the beach, and spending time with her 2 children.