Meet Our Team

About the Doctor

Divya Shetty D.M.D.

Divya Shetty

Dr. Divya Shetty received her dental degree from Boston University School of Dentistry in 2003.

She has been practicing general and cosmetic dentistry since then and is committed to the highest standard of care. The office offers each patient the best in state-of-the-art technology and comfort. Her practice philosophy focuses on providing the best possible choices for each patient in a friendly, patient-centered environment.

Dr. Shetty continues to keep current on new technology by attending ongoing continuing education courses in cosmetic, implant and general dentistry. She is also a volunteer dentist at the Manos de Cristo dental clinic.

Spending time with her family is a priority for Dr. Shetty. She and her husband, Yeshwant, stay very busy with their two sons who are avid swimmers.


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Erica Gomez, Front Office Coordinator

Erica oversees the administrative aspects of the practice including scheduling appointments, filing insurance and making financial arrangements. You will like her enthusiastic, caring manner.

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Angie Soliz, Front Office Coordinator

Angie moved to Austin and joined our practice in 2010. She has over 4 years of front office experience and is very knowledgeable with insurance. Her outgoing, caring personality insures that each patient gets lots of attention. Angie believes that first impressions are very important and will do everything possible to make sure that everyone is well taken care of. When she’s not working, Angie enjoys exploring Austin & spending time with her son, Peter Andrew.

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Bertha Santana, Registered Dental Assistant

Berta became a dental assistant in 1999. She can answer almost any question you may have about your dental care. You will love her warm, cheerful personality. When she’s not working, Bertha enjoys keeping up with her two teenage daughters, Gladys and Daisy.

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Brittany Clark, Registered Dental Assistant

Brittany Clark joined our team in 2010 after completing her dental assistant program at Everest Institute. She has a positive attitude, always has a smile on her face and tries her best to make sure you are comfortable. She values being a good listener, understanding your questions and answering as completely as possible. When she’s not working, you’ll find Brittany relaxing at her country home with her 2 dogs.

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Mary F. Barron, Registered Dental Hygienist, BSDH

Mary has been in the dental field since 2000. She has extensive experience in periodontal therapy having worked in a periodontal office for four years. She is an excellent hygienist and patients often comment on her thorough, yet gentle manner. Mary and her husband, Victor, stay very busy with their young son, Jon-Lucas.

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Prema Strecker, RDH, MS

Prema has worked in general dentistry with children and adults for over 20 years. She enjoys her "work family," the patients and team at Dental Smiles. Prema is also an adjunct professor at the ACC Department of Dental Hygiene.

A member of the American Dental Hygienist Association, Prema volunteers with the local chapter in providing fluoride varnish and dental education at Head Start Centers. Other interests include swimming, walking with friends, reading, camping, and enjoying family and friends with a sense of humor.

"I value quality, preventive dental care. I’m optimistic about encouraging patients to maintain their oral health, using positive patient education."