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Dr.Hema Pombra


Dr. Hema Pombra is a board-certified Dentist from the state of California and was awarded her Doctor of Dental Surgery from BVP Dental College, Pune, India. She has been trained in all aspects of general dentistry, including, preventive, restorative, cosmetic, and periodontics. Dr. Pombra is detail and quality oriented and she is committed to patient’s excellence and comfort. She accomplishes this by providing the highest quality of dental care by using the latest technology available for her patients. She is interested in treating the source of the disease rather than just the symptoms.

Dr. Pombra is a member of the San Mateo Dental Society, the American Dental Association, and the California Dental Society. Dr. Pombra continues to learn and improve her skills through various CE courses, study clubs, and ongoing training. As a member of our community, she is committed to give back by providing dental care for patients that cannot afford it. To achieve this Dr. Pombra volunteers at the Samaritan House Free Clinic, a non-profit organization located in San Mateo.

Jaime Meyer 

Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Jaime Meyer began dental assisting in 2006, and received her RDA Certification in 2007. To keep abreast with the newest dental technology Jaime takes continuing education courses. She enjoys working with the patients and making them feel right at home. Jaime finds working at Pombra Dental rewarding and satisfying. She enjoys working with her co-workers and serving kind and friendly patients. In her free time she enjoys cooking and fitness.

Bianca Desuasido

Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

 Bianca Desuasido is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and joined Dr.Pombra's dental team in March 2019. She graduated from  College of San Mateo with an AS in Dental Assisting in 2018. She assists Dr.Pombra chairside and always has a smile on her face. She enjoys getting to build relationships with patients and being able to see changes in their teeth and throughout treatment and in their life! Away from the office Bianca is a full time student, enjoys cooking, and loves to be in nature. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and especially her dog Pop Pop.

 Amy Stickel

 Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) 

 Amy Stickel is a Registered Dental Hygienist with a BA in Speech Communication and an AS in Dental Hygiene. She began practicing in 2009 and has focused on delivering patient education and preventative care in an informed, gentle and friendly manner. She strives to help reduce the incidence of oral disease by conducting evidenced based practices. In her free time, Amy enjoys being outdoors with her family and running. 

Nina Esclamado

Practice Manager

Nina has over 15 years experience in the dental field as both an RDA and Office administrator. She enjoys working with our patients to help them better understand their insurance benefits and help them feel at ease before their dental treatment. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and doggy Nala.



We combine experience with the latest in dental technology to deliver the best patient experience possible.