Meet Your Experienced Newton, MA Dental Team
Every time you come to see us, our front desk team will greet you with a smile, check you in quickly, and then one of our assistants or hygienists will ensure you settle into the chair and feel comfortable right away. After that, Dr. Gretchen Anjomi will take the time to get to know you as a person so she can completely tailor your care starting from day one. We know you’ll learn to love our team right away, and you can start getting to know everyone just by clicking on the pictures below.
Dr. Gretchen Anjomi
With well over two full decades of experience in the dental field so far, Dr. Anjomi is the clear choice for dedicated, high-quality care in the greater Newton community. More than anything, she loves building close, trusting relationships with each patient in her treatment chair, helping them achieve their smile-related dreams and enjoy a higher quality of life as a result! If you’d like to learn more about her, just click the link below.Read More
Dr. Maria Vargas
We are thrilled to announce the addition of Dr. Maria Vargas to the Newton Corner Dental Care team! She will be supporting Dr. Anjomi to provide more flexible hours to help our patients schedule their appointments, and expand the services offered here in our practice. Thanks to her advanced training, Dr. Vargas will provide a range of new services, including basic oral surgery as well as in-house extractions and root canals, allowing our patients access to comprehensive care in one convenient location! Dr. Vargas looks forward to getting to know everyone in the community and helping Dr. Anjomi continue to offer the friendly, high-quality care that our practice is known for.Read More
Linda - Front Office Patient Coordinator
Linda’s hometown is Saugus, MA! Throughout her career, she has studied at Middlesex Community College, Salem State University, and Northeastern University/Tufts Dental School. Today, she has an impressive 40+ years of experience in the field. To this day, her favorite part is interacting with the patients and staff. She and her husband have three wonderful sons and three incredible grandchildren together. Traveling, reading, and hanging out with her loved ones are some of her favorite ways to spend her time away from the practice.
Mary - Front Office Patient Coordinator
Mary was born and raised right here in Massachusetts! So, she’s very excited to be helping her friends and neighbors have the positive dental experience they deserve. With roughly five years of experience in the world of dentistry, she joined our team in 2021. So far, her favorite part of her job is the friendly work environment. Outside the office, she likes spending time with her fiancé making dinner, watching TV, and playing video games. Here’s something you may not know about her: she’s very passionate about fashion! In fact, she loves dressing up and going to themed festivals and conventions.
Victoria - Dental Hygienist
Victoria is new to our team, but she already loves that her job allows her to help people feel more confident about their smiles! She’s always ready to provide the best care possible to new and returning patients alike.
At home, Victoria and her boyfriend Jordan have two dogs: Kona (a Pyrenees) and Oliver (a Beagle). Some of her favorite hobbies include hiking, kayaking, baking, and reading. She also LOVES to travel – in fact, she’s been to 16 national parks so far, with hopefully more to come!
Meghan - Dental Hygienist
Meghan is originally from Plant City, Florida. Today, she is a Registered Dental Hygienist who has undergone additional training in local anesthesia, basic life support, and OSHA bloodborne pathogens. When asked, she shared one of her favorite aspects of her job is educating patients and seeing the difference it makes in their oral health – it’s so rewarding! In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, exploring new places in New England, and trying foods from different cultures.
Shu - Certified Dental Assistant
Shu is originally from Taiwan, where she received her BA in Library Science from Fu Jen University in Taipei. Shu became Dean of Library at Won Nan Institute of Technology. In 1986, Shu immigrated to the United States with her family and in 1990 she received her Dental Assistant Certificate from Bryman Education Center in Brookline MA. In 1995, she completed the National Board of Dental Assisting examination and became a Certified Dental Assistant. Shu is also a registered Dental Assistant with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Shu is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Taiwanese. During her spare time, Shu enjoys baking and spending time with her family.
Janet - Dental Hygienist
Janet graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in 2010 with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene. Her caring nature becomes evident the moment patients meet her. She goes above and beyond to provide excellent care to patients and emphasizes a team approach between herself and her patients in order to help them reach their optimal oral health. She is very detailed oriented, which allows her to be very thorough when providing her professional dental prophylaxis procedures. Janet’s favorite part of her job is being able to see patients’ progress and improvement over time as well as developing a great relationship with them.
Outside of work, Janet and her husband are sponsoring a child through World Vision. She loves traveling, painting, as well as fine dining.
Donovan - Certified Dental Assistant
Donovan loves coming into work each day because it means she gets to walk patients through what can sometimes be a scary time for them. Seeing their beaming smile and newfound confidence at the end of their treatment just can’t be beat! She completed her studies at Bay State College before attending Lincoln Tech. Since then, she has completed training in OHSA, CPR, and infection control. She comes from a huge family and is a newlywed! She and her husband enjoy spending time together taking their dogs to the park, going on hikes, and heading to the beach.
Stephany - Certified Dental Assistant
For nearly a decade now, Stephany has spent her days serving those in her community as a Dental Assistant. Since she used to struggle with dental anxiety, she goes above and beyond to make each patient’s experience as calm and enjoyable as possible. Although she is originally from Cambridge-Boston, she attended dental school in Brazil! Since then, she has completed training in OHSA, CPR, and infection control. Away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, singing, and playing guitar.
Jean - Front Office Patient Coordinator
Jean earned an Associates Degree in Marketing and Management from DeKalb College in Dunwoody, Georgia in 1986. She received her Dental Assisting Diploma from The Bryman Education Center in Brookline, MA in 1980. Jean transitioned to Front Office Patient Coordinator in 1990 and has worked in both General and Specialty Dental Practices in the Boston area. Jean joined our dental office in June 2016. Jean enjoys gardening, reading and spending time with her children.