Meet Our Team
Camila - Manager
Camila has eight years of experience in dentistry and first joined our team in 2012. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor's degree in Management at Framingham State University.
Camila grew up in Brazil, where she often goes to visit her family. Outside of work, her hobbies include traveling and going to concerts. She also loves her little Pomeranian dog named Mel.
Ryana - Dental Hygienist
Ryana is originally from Brazil, first coming to the United States in 1995. She joined the Newton Smile Centre team seven years ago and has 19 years of experience in the dental field at large. She attended Quinsigamond Community College. She loves the patients she treats and the other staff members too – they’re all just like family!
Ryana has been married for nine years and has a dog named Pepi. Outside of work, she enjoys going out with friends, dancing, and learning about interior design.
Marinila - Lead Dental Assistant
Marinila has been working in the dental world for 18 years now, first joining Newton Smile Centre seven years ago. She attended college in the Dominican Republic for one year before moving to the dental assisting program at the Bryman Institute. She has also attended the radiology certification program at Boston University, additional education in cosmetic and esthetic dentistry at the Nash Institute for Dental Learning, and SPR and ESL certification courses at Beverly Community College. She loves working with people!
Marinila was originally born in the Dominican Republic. Today, she lives in Lynn, MA. She comes from a music-loving family and also enjoys buying new shoes. She speaks both Spanish and English.
Wesley - Dental Hygienist
Wesley’s career in dentistry spans well over five years so far. Originally from Newton, he attended the Mount Ida Dental Hygiene Program. Although he may be new to our office, he’s already built wonderful relationships with not only the patients, but his coworkers as well.
Wesley’s parents were born and raised in Boston, and he’s recently returned to the area after living in New York after graduation. He loves both cities! He has one brother who is a teacher. In his spare time outside of the practice, he enjoys playing volleyball, riding motorcycles cross country, and hiking – his favorite place to walk through is Yellowstone National Park.
Tarsila - Dental Hygienist
Tarsila’s career in the world of dentistry covers over 15 years so far. Originally from Florianópolis in Brazil, she attended law school there. After coming to the United States, she studied at the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene in Boston. Today, what she enjoys most about being a part of our team is connecting with patients on a personal level, and being able to help them improve their oral health! She knew the dental field was her true calling from a very young age and never gets tired of making people feel great about their smiles.
Tarsila is happily married with two children named Matthew and Julia. Outside of work, she travels with her daughter to dance competitions, jogs, practices hot yoga and barre, reads, and cooks lots of different dishes for her family.
Gabriela - Front Desk
Gabriela has been working in the dental field for a handful of years so far, and she’s very happy to be a member of the Newton Smile Centre team. Her favorite part of this position is building friendships with patients over time.
Gabriela comes from a very loving and fun family. She is a proud mother too, and her son is the best thing that’s ever happened to her. Outside of work, her favorite hobbies include traveling, dancing, and eating good food.