Dr. Neha Roy was born in Johannesburg, South Africa and moved to Canada when she was 8 years old. She attended the University of Saskatchewan for both her undergraduate studies and dental school where she graduated with Top Honors. She moved to California in 2008 with her husband, and they have two young children (6 and 3 years old). In her spare time, she enjoys Tae-Kwon-Do (Yes…she’s a Black Belt), traveling to any beachfront location, home improvement projects, and spending time with her family. Dr. Roy is an active member of the Santa Clara Dental Society, California Dental Association and American Dental Association.
Dr. Roshni Patel grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and studied Biology at Belmont University. She graduated from the Dental School at the Meharry Medical College and recently moved to the Bay Area to be closer to her husband, Amal (also a San Jose native). They just got married this past October! When she is not working, you will find her in the kitchen experimenting with new recipes, playing board games, or watching football. Dr. Patel enjoys continuing her dental education and is an active member of the American Dental Association and California Dental Association.
Dr. Jennifer Lehnhardt
Dr. Jennifer Lehnhardt was born and raised in Mountain View, CA. She attended UC Riverside and graduated summa cum laude in Business Administration. She graduated from Loma Linda University Dental School, in Southern California. After dental school she completed a General Dentistry Residency at the VA Palo Alto with her emphasis being on patient comfort and education. During her free time, she spends time at Stanford Health Care as a clinical instructor, loves to travel, snow ski, hike, try new restaurants, and watch movies. She has also donated her time doing mission work locally as well as traveling to various countries. Dr. Lehnhardt is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and Mid-Peninsula Dental Society.
Rosemary Nunez, Office Manager
Rosemary has worked in the dental field since 2003. As Office Manager, she strives for a positive atmosphere at work and believes that an energized and happy team will lead to a much more pleasurable experience for our patients. Rosemary strives for a positive patient experience and takes great pride in overseeing that every aspect of your dental visit is handled in a timely, warm, and professional manner. She makes sure that your needs are addressed with the utmost attention while providing the best quality dentistry. In her free time she LOVES quality time with her family, which includes her husband of 11 years, her 10-year-old daughter and her two chihuahua fur babies. She also enjoys baking, a good read, arts and crafts and an occasional DIY project.
Angelina Moreno, Treatment Coordinator
Angelina has worked in the dental field for the last 6 Years. Her primary responsibility is to help coordinate the schedule for Foothill Square Dental Center and help patients in maximizing their insurance benefits to the fullest. Her main focus is to provide the most suitable treatment while making it affordable. She also takes a lead role in providing exceptional care to our patients by reviewing charts, updating records, and by becoming aware of any concerns that our patients may have. In her free time, she enjoys beings outdoors and spending time with her 8 year old son. Some of her favorite things to do are going to the beach, amusement parks, having BBQs, and having movie dates.
Evangeline Galinato, Dental Assistant
Evangeline Galinato (a.k.a. Marlene) was born and raised in the Philippines. She moved to Hawaii with her parents and siblings in 1983. She then moved to California in 1987 in search for a better future. She is married and has 3 wonderful kids, 1 boy and 2 girls. She began working as a dental assistant in 1994, and joined the Foothill Square Dental team in 2007. She has been here ever since! In her free time, Marlene, enjoys cooking, bonding with family and friends, and listening to music.
Maria Esparza, Dental Assistant
Maria Esparza was born in Mexico and moved to San Jose in 1986. She has been a dental assistant for over 6 years. Her goal as a dental assistant is to provide the highest comfort and care to all patients. In her free time, she loves to spend quality time with her daughters, especially at the park or at the library.