Tsvetanka Doncheva, DDS – General Dentistry


Dr. Doncheva is a California dentist with a focus in general and restorative dentistry.  She began her studies at Bulgaria Medical University – Sofia, graduating in 1994. Since coming to the United States she has completed advanced studies through an International Dental Program at the prestigious Loma Linda University School of Dentistry (LLU) and extended endodontic training at UCLA.  Dr Doncheva remained at LLU for three years post-graduation serving as a part-time assisting professor of restorative dentistry.  With over 22 years of experience Dr. Doncheva prides herself in her work and is continually mentoring newly graduated dentists.

Dr. Doncheva is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry.  She values the quality relationships she has established with her patients and enjoys helping them achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles.

Outside of the office, Dr. Doncheva enjoys taking continuing educations courses that expand her dental skills – especially those pertaining to restorative treatments and dental implants.  When she isn’t working or studying, she enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her husband and two sons.



Solomon Poyourow, DDS, MD, MPH

Dr. Solomon Poyourow is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon with a focus on dental implants, facial reconstruction and orthognathic surgeries to correct TMJ disorders, sleep apnea and other issues pertaining to the jaw. After attending the University of California in Santa Barbara, Dr. Poyourow went on to earn his Masters in Public Health at Columbia University. He then returned home to complete his medical and dental degrees at UCLA, graduating dental school with high honors. Dr. Poyourow chose to stay at UCLA to complete his six-year residency, during which time he completed an internship in general surgery with an emphasis on plastic and reconstructive surgery, as well as otolaryngology.

Dr. Poyourow maintains membership in the American Dental Association and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, as well as several other organizations including the California Dental Association. He has been privileged to serve alongside world-renowned surgeons at multiple prestigious hospitals including the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Southern California Kaiser Permanente and Harbor UCLA Medical Center.

Dr. Poyourow enjoys giving his time and resources to those in need, having traveled to Mexico multiple times to repair cleft lips and cleft palates with the Thousand Smiles Foundation. When he isn’t serving his patients or participating in mission trips, he can be found kite surfing at Huntington Beach, playing drums in his all-surgeon band, or spending valuable time with his wife and two children.

Justene Torres

Dental Assistant

Justene is a licensed dental assistant with more than 3 years of experience in the dental field. She is a very hard worker and quick learner, having been certified in a variety of services, including x-rays, CPR and coronal polishing. Patients enjoy Justene’s great sense of humor and approachability. When she isn’t working, she spends time with her two beautiful boys.



Emy Lou Salanga

Office Manager

Emy is our office manager. With more than three years in dental administration. She ensures that everything runs smoothly for our patients and our office on a daily basis, going above and beyond to build strong relationships with patients and staff. Emy constantly improves her skills through continuing education. She enjoys spending time with her big happy family.

Looking for the Best Dentists in Placentia, Yorba Linda or Brea, CA?

If you are looking for the best dentists in Placentia, Brea, Yorba Linda, CA for dental treatment, we invite you to schedule a dental consultation at Yolinda Family Dentistry by calling(714)528-1481 or  fill out our Appointment Request form.