October 11, 2022

Julia Edgerton, DDS graduated from Dental School at University of Southern California. Dr Lerch currently serves as a Clinic Instructor for the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at USC, Division of Dental Public Health and Pediatric Dentistry as well as Adjunct Clinical Faculty for A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health.


December 13, 2023
Ryan Cordero, DMD

Dr. Ryan Cordero, DMD, is a dedicated dentist who contributes to the dental health of our community with a passion for comprehensive dental care. With a diverse skill set that includes proficiency in all aspects of dentistry with personalized and high-quality care.

A commitment to public health and community service started Dr. Cordero’s journey in dentistry. With a background in real estate finance, he transitioned to dentistry inspired by a dentist’s mission trips to Africa, bringing dental care to remote areas. His educational journey took him to the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health, and his commitment to service continued through residencies in Alaska, Phoenix, Colorado, and Washington State.

Beyond the dental chair, Dr. Cordero’s personal touch extends to his interests and hobbies. As an avid skier, enthusiastic e-biker, and appreciator of local wines, he cherishes spending quality time on the Central Coast with his family and loved ones. When you meet Dr. Cordero, his dedication to patient education will shine through, ensuring that you feel cared for from the moment you walk through our doors. At CHC, we are proud to have Dr. Ryan Cordero as one of our valued dental practitioners, bringing expertise, compassion, and a genuine smile to every appointment.


October 14, 2020

Dr. Felizarta received his medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in Manila, Philippines. He completed an internal medicine residency and an infectious disease subspecialty residency at State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine as a Diplomate in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. He is recognized as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine and as a Certified Physician Investigator by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals. Dr. Felizarta is a fellow of the American College of Medicine and Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research. He is also a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.


May 8, 2020

Frank Giardina, M.S., O.D., F.A.A.O., received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry in 1986. Dr. Giardina has been practicing optometry on the Central Coast for over 10 years.

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