Graduating in 2006 with a degree in dentistry from Santa Maria University in Caracas, Venezuela, Mariela worked as a general dental practitioner in both hospitals and private practices, where she gained experience in the area of Prosthodontics and Aesthetic Dentistry.
Completing a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry in 2009, she went on to study for a master’s degree in Prosthodontics at the Central University of Venezuela, graduating in 2013. During this training she gained extensive experience treating patients with complex cases, especially those needing dental implants, dentures, fixed crowns and bridges
Relocating to London, Mariela has practiced dentistry in the UK since 2015, and in 2019 she decided to pursue a master’s degree in Endodontics at the prestigious Eastman Dental institute-University College London, which she completed with Merit. With a keen eye for perfection, Mariela’s passion from the outset of her professional career has been the area of prosthodontics and restorative dentistry. In her own words, “one of the best feelings is to see patients smile again with confidence”.
Outside of dentistry, she is a big fan of the Great British Bake Off and loves baking. Mariela is also a gym regular, being keen on maintaining her personal health and fitness.