Prashant Makadia, DDS
Dr. Makadia has called Kitsap county his home after moving to united states
in 2004. Like most of us who live here, he is amazed at the natural beauty and
peace that he finds living in this part of the country.
Dr. Makadia was born and raised in Gujarat,
India. He studied dentistry at one of the best
dental schools in his state in India. He
graduated from dental school in India in 2001
after completing his study and one year of
residency. He decided to follow the family
tradition of arranged marriage and has been
happily married to Kina since 2002. Kina was a
resident of Bremerton, Washington and Dr.
Makadia thanks her for showing him this part of
the united states of America. After arriving to
USA in 2004, Dr. Makadia decided to pursue
further education to get licensed in the United
States. He had to move to Chicago, Illinois for
this endeavor. He and Kina moved to Illinois and
Dr. Makadia graduated from the University of
Illinois at Chicago in 2008. Dr. Makadia and
Kina were the parents of a cute 2 month old baby
at his graduation and they decided to move back
home and raise their son, Prem, in the place
that they both love and find peace in. Dr.
Makadia worked with a corporate dental practice
in Silverdale for about 2 and half years. His
desire to do more for the community, his passion
for going above and beyond for his patients
inspired him to open the doors of his dental
clinic, Healthy Teeth Dental Care.
Dr. Makadia keeps up-to-date with all the
advances in dental treatments through continuing
education courses after graduation. Staying on
top of current advancements enables him to
provide his patients with the best quality of
care in the field. “I love listening to my
patients, because if you don’t listen and find
out what is the main reason for
discomfort/visit, then you cannot come up with a
plan that fits that particular patients needs. I
believe you can apply this to any situations in
Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and
caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to
Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to
communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.
Celena Saldivar– Lead Dental
Celena is a 2008 Graduate from Everest
college in Bremerton WA. Her goal as a Dental
Assistant is to ensure the patients dental
visits are relaxing, comfortable and they have
an overall enjoyable experience. She will go
above and beyond to make sure you are educated
and fully understand your dental procedures.
Celena is so happy to be able to assist Dr.
Makadia in giving you the bright confidant smile
you deserve. She is pleased to say she works
with an outstanding team who are dedicated and
devoted to your happiness and oral health.
Celena enjoys Cooking, Gardening, Fishing,
Camping and spending quality time with her
family, friends and pets.
Kina- Patient Services
Kina is our Patient Services Coordinator.
Kina has been working as Patient Services
Coordinator at Healthy Teeth Dental Care since
her husband Prashant Makadia opened the doors of
the clinic to serve the kitsap community. She
has over 5 years of experience working in the
medical field. Her previous endeavors include
Peninsula Community Health Services where she
worked as Medical receptionist for 3 years. She
received “Making a Difference” award in 2006 at
Peninsula community healthy services. Then she
worked as patient services representative for
multi-specialty orthopedic clinic in Illinois.
Kina has been a stay at home mom taking care of
their now 3year old son, Prem. She is excited to
get back to working and looks forward to working
with you coordinating your dental care at
Healthy Teeth Dental Care.
Chelsea Martin- Patient
Chelsea Martin graduated from Everest College
in 2010 becoming a registered Dental Assistant.
She loves being in the dental field and knows it
will be a lifelong career. Chelsea strives to
give the best patient care and is always looking
to improve her dental knowledge. Chelsea was
born and raised in Michigan, moving to Kitsap
County two years ago when her husband Keith
was stationed at Bangor Submarine Base. Chelsea
enjoys spending time with her family and
friends, and loves to travel as much as
Jeanette- Patient Services
Jeanette has been in the dental field since 2008.
She has over 14 years of experience in customer service.
She is one of the first people that our patients meet and
talk to when they come to our office. She loves to help our
patients with their insurance and schedule their dental care
visits. Jeanette loves to shop, travel and spend time with her
husband and two children. She loves Italian food and chocolate.