Our Dentists

Rona A. Bodman, DDS

Location: Community Heights Family Medicine
Dr. Bodman earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from University of California, San Diego in 2007. She graduated in 2013 from University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry and then completed a two-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from NYU Lutheran in 2015. Since then, Dr. Bodman has been practicing in a community clinic setting, providing high-quality dental care for underserved populations of all ages. She ensures ample time to discuss treatment goals, and provides a friendly and comfortable atmosphere for each of her patients. She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Society and San Diego County Dental Society. Dr. Bodman speaks fluently English, Hebrew and limited Spanish.

Our Dental Hygienist

Gabriela Maldonado is a Registered Dental Hygienist and graduate of Southwestern College, one of the top dental hygiene programs in California. She also holds a license as a Registered Dental Assistant and a degree in General Studies from the University of Maryland. Gabriela was born and raised in Venezuela and considers herself very lucky to work in a professional, caring environment where the priority is always the patient. The dental hygienist’s primary role is to educate patients about oral health and its impact that has to the entire human body, and Gabriela feels great reward in helping patients to achieve a healthy smile. She speaks fluent English, Spanish and Italian.

What Makes Us Unique?

  • Convenient Locations Throughout San Diego County
  • Non-Profit Federally Qualified Health Center
  • Provide High Quality Comprehensive Primary Health Care
  • Treat All Patients, Regardless of Their Ability to Pay