Dr. Kimberli Leal
Dr. Kimberli Leal earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. She continued her training at Columbia University-New York Presbyterian Hospital for her specialty training in pediatric dentistry, where she served as the Chief Resident. She is a board certified pediatric dentist. Dr. Kim understands that childhood is the best time to instill good oral hygiene practices and to shape attitudes towards dental treatment. Her goal is to provide high quality dental care for children in a caring and compassionate way. She always strives to stay current with the latest in the field of pediatric dentistry in order to provide optimal care to her patients. She has a passion for community health outreach and has volunteered locally and abroad traveling as far away as Cambodia on dental mission trips with the goal to treat underserved children.
She is an active member of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Kim resides in Brooklyn with her husband, young son, and rescue dog. She is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.
Wendy Rodriguez, RDH
Wendy is a Registered Dental Hygienist and she graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at New York City College of Technology. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor in Health Services Administration. Wendy has worked in dentistry and with kids for over 15 years. She strongly believes that when you are able to relate to your patient’s fear of the dental chair you can connect with them effortlessly! Her ambition to continue her career path is motivated by the opportunity to continue her passion of providing quality patient education in the hopes of eliminating dental fear and promoting optimal oral health.
She was presented with a Clinical Proficiency Award by the Dental Hygienists’ Association of the City of New York.
She is a mother of 4 and lives in Brooklyn with her husband. In her free time she enjoys bike riding with her kids and reading.
Carla is our amazing administrative assistant. She is always ready to greet our patients with a warm smile. She went to school at NJCU and SRJC, where she majored in Psychology. Carla has been in the dental field for 6 years and enjoys helping people in any way she can. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, attends art galleries and plays with her cat named Batman.