Dr. Cara Hernas
Dr. Hernas has been helping patients smile for over 15 years.
She grew up in Schenectady on Wendell Avenue and went through the Schenectady public school system (Zoller Elementary School, Oneida Middle School, Schenectady High School). Dr. Cara Hernas enjoyed school and worked very hard to get accepted to Bryn Mawr College where she majored in mathematics. She loved the city of Philadelphia and wanted to stay in the area for dental school. Dr. Cara got accepted to Temple Dental School and graduated in 2006. She completed her general practice residency program at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Cara is delighted to be back in the area where she grew up and where her exposure to the field of dentistry began!
The Tooth Fairy Family Dentistry takes great pride in being a family-owned dental practice and Dr. Cara feels it's important to take the time to get to know you and how she can best be of service to you as your dentist. Combining patient-centered care with practical clinical skills, she believes that preventative dental visits are part of a holistic approach to general well being. Dr. Cara is committed to continual learning and investment in the most advanced, state of the art dental technology available to treat patients comfortably and accurately.
At The Tooth Fairy Family Dentistry, a comprehensive menu of dental care is offered to patients of all ages. Dr. Cara provides a relaxed, stress free and professional environment, helping you maintain healthy teeth and gums so you can have a smile you love.