Designing Smiles at Mission Hills is a Fremont based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using state-of-the art dentist equipment.


We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like Invisalign®, Veneers, Dental Implants, Zoom Teeth Whitening and more. We also perform emergency dentist services that include root canals, crowns, sedation dentistry, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Drs. Shah, Lin, and Rocha and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 510-659-0130 and experience why our patients think Designing Smiles at Mission Hills is the best dentist in Fremont.


Meet Our Doctors


Ankita Shah, D.D.S.

Ankita Shah, D.D.S.


Dr. Ankita Shah graduated with DDS from Indiana University School of Dentistry,Indianapolis. Following graduation, she completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.

Dr. Shah has achieved considerable training and experience in the field of surgical and restorative implant dentistry; and has completed 1 year Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry gaining certificates from the Global Institute for Dental Education (gIDE) & Loma Linda University (LLU) under world-renowned implant dentist, Dr. Sascha Jovanovic. She has dedicated her passion for excellence in the broad spectrum of dentistry from Cosmetics, Periodontal & Implant surgeries, to early Third Molar removal under Conscious Sedation.

Dr. Shah has been committed to continued postgraduate education in order to stay current with the latest cutting edge techniques and developments in dentistry. She is committed in treating her patients based on the highest ideals of dentistry – the way she would treat her family. She believes that a close doctor-patient relationship is the benchmark for high quality and superior care.

Outside her professional life, Dr. Shah enjoys dancing, cooking, traveling, and volunteering.

Professional Education and Affiliations:

  • Graduate: Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry
  • Graduate: Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Graduate: California Center for Advanced Dental Studies
  • Member: American Dental Association
  • Member: Santa Clara County Dental Society
  • Member: California Dental Association
  • Past member: American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Past member: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Past member: American Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Charlene Rocha

Dr. Charlene Rocha

Orthodontist

She is a native of the bay area and a resident of the East Bay. Dr. Charlene Rocha is proud to serve the San Mateo area and the surrounding communities. She works with children, teenagers, adults and takes pride in creating beautiful, straight and healthy smiles.

Dr. Rocha received her degree from UC San Diego, graduating with the highest GPA in her Biology Major. She attended UC San Francisco for her dental degree and it was during this time she realized her true passion in dentistry - moving teeth and creating beautiful functional smiles. This lead her to being accepted as one of eight orthodontic residents at University of the Pacific. She understands the needs and concerns of her patients and strives to deliver the highest quality care in the most comfortable environment.

During her free time Dr. Rocha enjoys cycling with her family, running out doors and trying new restaurants.

We are very excited to have Dr. Rocha on our Orthodontic care team.
Dr. Christina Lin

Dr. Christina Lin

Dr. Christina Lin is a born and raised Bay Area native. She received her B.S. in Molecular Cell Biology from UC Berkeley and it was there that she discovered her passion for dentistry. She then went on to pursue her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UCLA School of Dentistry.

Upon graduation, Dr. Lin returned to the Bay Area and received additional training in restorative dentistry, oral surgery and implant dentistry at VA Palo Alto General Practice Residency program where she was able to serve our veterans and their complex dental needs. She is also an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Santa Clara County Dental Society.

Dr. Lin is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Meet The Team


Our team is here to listen to your needs and provide you with quality, state of the art, and comfortable dental care. Our skillful and caring team will partner with you to find treatment options, for your oral health to keep you cavity free and have healthy gums for life.
Lori R.

Lori R.



RDH, RDHAP

Lori Reed graduated from Diablo Valley College as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2009. Lori is one of 's longest and most trusted employees. Patient's are often drawn to her gentle hands and natural ability to relate and understand their needs.

During Lori's days off of work, she takes pride in coaching a soft ball team for the city of Newark.

Sophia M.

Sophia M.



Treatment Coordinator

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Samantha R.

Samantha R.



Hygiene Coordinator

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Brenda T.

Brenda T.



Registered Dental Assistant

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Jo Anna

Jo Anna



RDH

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Janet C.

Janet C.



Office Manager

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Paige H.

Paige H.



Hygienist

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