Get to Know Children's Dental of Waltham

About Us

"A Gentle Approach for Little Folks"

The Children's Dental of Waltham team.Our family-oriented practice is built on love for children and the desire to make them comfortable with dentistry. We view each child as a unique individual who must be treated as such to accomplish our goals of a positive dental experience and quality care. We hope to establish a life long relationship of trust and confidence with you and your child. Part of our gentle approach includes creating a comfortable and fun environment for children.

Our professional team is selected on experience, skill, education, training and personality. The result is a staff that delivers an absolutely unrivaled level of expert personal care to each and every child. We find children do very well with fillings and other procedures when given gentle direction and careful explanations of dental procedures by our highly trained staff.

Children's Dental of Waltham is committed to providing children with superior dental care in a positive and friendly environment just for kids. Our office is located at 695 Main Street in Waltham, Massachusetts. Our parking is located in the back of the building.

Inside Our Pediatric Dentistry Office     Front Desk


Dr. Yelena Gutnichenko

Dr. Yelena GutnichenkoDr. Gutnichenko started her professional career in Ukraine, in 1990 after she received the highest dental education from one of the leading Dental Schools. After moving to the United States, she has worked as a Dental Assistant and a Hygienist. In the year 2002, Dr. Gutnichenko received her DMD degree from Tufts School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA.

Dr. Anubha Sacheti Surati - Pediatric Dentist

Our Pediatric DentistDr. Surati's goal is to provide the finest in Pediatric Dentistry in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere for your child. Dr. Surati enjoys combining her creative personality with classic behavior management techniques to form trusting relationships and treat children effectively. Dr. Surati earned her DMD degree from Harvard University and received her training in pediatric dentistry from the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine residency program. Prior to that she was awarded her BA degree from Bowdoin College, magna cum laude. She is also a graduate of the Loomis Chaffee Secondary School.

Dr. Carmen Brambila - Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Carmen D. Brambila was born in Burlingame, CA and raised in El Paso, Texas. Dr. Brambila, received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine in 2008 from Tufts University. Dr. Brambila opted to return to El Paso, TX, and work for the city’s pediatric dental clinic.  In finding this experience, she found her passion for her work.  She found she loved treating children.  She loved being able to alleviate child’s fear of dentists, educating them, and giving back to the community. After working for a few years with children, she decided to further her education and apply to Pediatric Dental Program at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She completed the certification program in 2014. Dr. Brambila is an avid traveler and loves to learn about people and different cultures. She speaks fluent Spanish, and has made her home in Boston, MA since 2012.

Anni Coloma – Hygienist

Our Dental TeamAnni has been working in the dental field since 2003. She first stepped into the dental path as a Receptionist and shortly after went on to be a Dental Assistant. A few years later she became a Certified Dental Assistant working at both Children's Dental of Waltham and Elm Dental. In 2009 Anni was accepted into the Dental Hygiene program at Quinsigamond Community College where she graduated in 2011 as a Registered Dental Hygienist.


Brett Colon – Hygienist

Brett Colon started her career at Chilldren's Dental as a certified dental assistant. In 2011 she went back to school and recently graduated from NHTI Concord's Community College with an associates degree in Dental Hygiene. She really likes working with the pediatric population.  In her spare time Brett enjoys dancing and singing. Brett says:"The most rewording part of my day is watching a little one let go of their dental fears and enjoy a fun visit in our office. I look forward to meeting and caring for your little ones."