At Reflections Dental Spa, we know that there's no reason for dental care to ever be stressful or unpleasant. The best dental experiences start with the compassionate support of a team that focuses on YOU and your needs.
Sure, stress-reducing amenities like complimentary spa services play a big role in making your time with us pleasant and comfortable. But none of that would matter if it weren't for the calming atmosphere created by a dedicated team of professionals who want you to enjoy the healthiest smile possible.
We would love to meet you in person to show you the difference that world-class care can make to your oral health. Until then, please take a moment to learn more about our dedicated team members!
Dr. Thomas received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Southern California Goldman School of Dentistry, where she remained on the Deans list for eight years. She also holds a dental surgery degree from Kasturba Medical College in Mangalore, India.
Dr. Thomas enjoys caring for patients of all ages, specializing in cosmetic and restorative dentistry. Her goal is to provide the highest quality of dental care delivered with warmth, gentleness, and personal attention
I love doing the best I can to bring a smile to someone's life. I love the friendships I build with my patients who become family! I also love the healthy changes and the obvious improvements that I notice when patients are educated and encouraged and treated with care and compassion! I love that I can make a difference in so many people's lives by doing something I absolutely love!
Dr. Thomas participates in numerous continuing education seminars throughout the year to ensure excellent quality of care, keep current with changing modalities of treatment, and provide the best care available to her patients.
Dr. Thomas grew up in Kerala, India and currently resides in Danville, CA. In her free time, Dr. Thomas enjoys being with her sons Michael and Daniel, who are 14 and 9. Her husband, Aju, is an amazing chef, and Dr. Thomas enjoys eating all the delicacies he creates! She is actively involved with her church and enjoys singing in the choir. Dr. Thomas is also passionate about music and reading.
Carlene has been working with us for two years. She attended elementary and high school at St. Paul University, Dumaguete City, Philippines.
Carlene received her licensed vocational nurse certification from Boston Reed College, where she also worked as a medical assistant. For a better understanding of dentistry, Carlene completed the dental terminology course at College of Alameda.
"I love to learn new things, interact with the patients, and help patients understand their insurance benefits and coverage. Seeing them happy and eager to come back makes me happy."
Carlene grew up in Dumaguete City, Philippines. She loves to spend quality time with family and friends.
Carlene is fluent in both English and Tagalog.
Danielle has been with our practice for six years. She received her Associate of Science degree from Carrington College San Jose, where she graduated with honors. Danielle was chosen as recipient of the Calvert Dental Heritage Foundation Achievement Award upon graduation.
For the complete safety and comfort of our patients, Danielle has become proficient in laser dentistry, earning certifications from the Academy of Laser Dentistry and the World Clinical Laser Institute. She has also received training in CPR and Basic Life Support (BLS).
"I am a dental hygienist focused first and foremost on gentle, meticulous care. I value the relationships I have built with my patients over the years and the trust they have placed in my expertise. I enjoy getting to know their families and watching them grow. My goal as a clinician is to keep my patients comfortable and relaxed."
Danielle grew up in Pleasanton and currently lives in Danville. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and their two-year-old daughter, Portia. Danielle is a huge animal lover and has a French Bulldog and a Boston Terrier.
Meena graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC and also holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Delhi, India. She has been a practicing dental hygienist for about ten years.
Meena is licensed in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide conscious sedation, and laser therapy for nonsurgical periodontal treatment.
Meena is passionate about being a partner in your total body wellness; therefore, she continually studies the newest research and technology to help maintain your optimal oral health. She loves to share her knowledge and enthusiasm for the treatment of periodontal disease.
In her free time, Meena enjoys spending quality time with her family.
We are pleased to welcome Pam as the newest member of the Reflections Dental Spa team! She studied dental hygiene at Chabot College and graduated in 2008. Pam is happy to have the opportunity to build relationships and provide care to people from all walks of life.
“I'm passionate about creating a great dental visit each time...preventive dental care is so important, not only for the mouth, but for the health of the whole body. I want our patients to look forward to seeing us!”
Pam grew up in Ceres, CA and loves trying new foods and wine, especially during visits in Murphys. She enjoys volunteering with the California Dental Association whenever she can.
Cherise has been in the dental field for two years and dreams of one day becoming a dental hygienist. She brings her love for people to work with her every day and enjoys getting to know you to help serve your needs better. Cherishe loves challenges and is focused on being the best at what she does by putting her whole heart into it. Service with compassion is her motto!
Cherise is the oldest sister to three younger sisters and a brother. She has two dogs, Jack and Indy, who are her cute babies! Cherise is an active member of her church and sings in the adult and youth choir.
Theresa is the latest valuable addition to our team and has been working in the dental field for five years. Born and raised in the East Bay, Theresa received her dental assistant certification from Carrington College California. She loves seeing the satisfaction and happiness on her patients’ faces when they see the results of their dental treatment.
At home, Theresa loves spending time with her siblings, going to music festivals, and taking road trips to Disneyland with her boyfriend.