Meet the Dental Staff
Dentist in Sacramento & Folsom, CA
Dr. Anthony Digiorno and Dr. Julianne Digiorno provide services to adults and children in general dentistry, orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, implants, TMD therapy, snoring and sleep apnea and more.
They are very passionate about dentistry and helping their patients have a healthy and beautiful smile that will last a lifetime. Their emphasis is prevention. Their goal is to help their patients prevent disease and maintain total body health, through education, nutrition and good home care.
They stay abreast with current trends in dentistry through many hours of postgraduate education. Digiorno Dental Fitness currently offers dentistry with the state of the art technology and materials.
Anthony Digiorno, DDS
Dentist in Sacramento, CA & Folsom, CADigiorno Dental Fitness
Dr. Digiorno earned his D.D.S. from University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in 1970, graduating with honors. He began practicing family dentistry in Sacramento in1973, and after one year he purchased a pediatric practice which became part of his family and orthodontic practice. He began intensive studies in orthodontics soon after graduation and has been treating patients since in orthodontics and general dentistry.
Dr. Digiorno previously was on staff at Roseville Hospital providing dentistry under general anesthesia. He has been “Make A Wish” Santa to children wanting braces for Christmas. He has volunteered as an instructor for the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry providing supervision for students caring for the underserved in Davis, CA and surrounding communities. He has opened his office and become an active participant in the “Smiles for Kids” program, providing dentistry for underserved children in the Sacramento area.
He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Sacramento District Dental Society, International Association for Orthodontists, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and Tao Kappa Omega Honor Society.
Dr. Digiorno is married and has a son and two daughters. In his free time, he enjoys fishing and being outdoors. He spends most of his time in South Lake Tahoe fishing all the surrounding lakes. He has been an active participant in Dog Shows, breeding and raising Bouvier des Flandres for the past 30 years. He is very delighted and proud to have his daughter join his practice.
Dr. Julianne graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in 2004 with nine awards of distinction for excellence in clinical dentistry, crown and bridge, dentures, future educator and public health. Prior to receiving her degree in dentistry she worked as a Registered Dietitian for hospitals in Reno, Nevada and for the Sacramento County WIC Program. She has followed in her father’s footsteps in continuing her studies in orthodontics and has a special interest in cosmetic, implant dentistry and treating children.
She served as the President of her dental schools outreach program providing care for the underprivileged in the Bay area. Since graduating from dental school she has continued providing services to those in need by participating in the “Smiles for Kids” program and “Adopt a Kid” program. Her passion for dentistry, educating, and wanting to give back to the dental community led her to become an instructor at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry from 2004-2006.
She is currently a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Sacramento District Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, International Association for Orthodontists, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and CCADS (California Center for advanced Dental Studies) trained.
She is married to a civil engineer and has a ten year old daughter and eight year old son. In her free time, Dr. Digiorno enjoys spending time with her children, Isabella and Isaac, and husband Paul. She is very health and exercise conscious and enjoys spending time at the gym, training for triathlons and endurance cycling. She also enjoys showing her Akita and spends time in South Lake Tahoe. Isabella is a competitive gymnast and Dr. Juli spends many hours supporting her daugter's dream to become an elite gymnast. Her son was born with kidney disease and has motivated her in cycling for special causes and to become an active fundraiser, particularly for Tour de Cure and Team Donate Life.
Digiorno Dental Fitness would like to introduce to you our dental team. These are the people that will make your dental experience a pleasant one. They will provide you with the best dental care in a friendly, caring and pain free manner.
Zinaida Thruelsen (Registered Dental Assistant with Extended Functions)
She has been a part of our team for eleven years. She has worked as a dental assistant since 2000. She will always greet you with a smile. Patients love her outgoing personality and great sense of humor. She is committed to making every patient feel at home with a relaxing and easy dental appointment. She is very motivated in learning new techniques so our patients always receive the best care possible. She has been trained in CCADS (California Center for advanced Dental Studies). We are very pleased to have someone so dedicated to dentistry and our patients as a part of our team and family.
Zina is originally from the Ukraine. She has been in the United States for over eleven years now. She is fluent in Ukrainian and Russian. She currently lives in Roseville with her husband and four children.
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Cynthia LaSalle (Registered Dental Hygienist)
She has been an incredible addition to our team. She is from Southern California and moved to Folsom in 2007. She graduated from Loma Linda University with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene. She is very friendly, gentle and provides the patients with detailed care. She is a good listener and will do her best to meet all of your dental needs. She has been a vital part of our team for two years. She enjoys bike riding, hiking, and kayaking. She has two sons Camden and Kevin. Cynthia states “I love working at Digiorno Dental Fitness, where outstanding patient care and education is my main goal. I love that Dr. Juli and Dr. Anthony treat the patients with overall health in mind not just dental health. I enjoy seeing the patients that are being treated for airway disorders have tremendous improvement in their health.”
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