"I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and extend a warm welcome to all of you.  At Portola Family Dentistry, our goal is to provide you with comprehensive dental care of the highest quality possible, in a gentle and friendly manner.

Choosing a health care provider is an important decision.  We value the trust you place in us and look forward to building a lasting relationship.   I invite you to call us directly - we're happy to help you. Or stop by our office and just say "Hello!".

We look forward to the opportunity to care for you, your family and your friends."

Warmest regards,

Naomi Carolino, D.D.S.

Meet the Doctor

Dr. Carolino has been proudly providing quality dental care for patients in the San Francisco, Half Moon Bay and surrounding areas for over 20 years.  She likes to consider her patients a part of her extended family, and she takes the time to provide them with the best care possible.

Dr. Carolino graduated from University of the Pacific School of Dentistry with academic honors.  Prior to studying at UOP, she attended the University of California, Davis and received a degree in Biological Sciences.  Dr. Carolino has been practicing since 2001, and since then she has accrued hundreds of continuing education hours to stay up-to-date on the latest dental products and procedures.  Dr. Carolino is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the San Francisco Dental Society.

Dr. Carolino is a San Francisco native who attended Longfellow Elementary School, Aptos Middle School, and Lowell High School.  In her free time Dr. Carolino enjoys family life with her husband and two children.  She enjoys travelling, music, plays, arts and crafts, and baking.

Meet our Team

  • Evelyn Herrera, Registered Dental Assistant
  • Josephine Ram, Dental Assistant
  • Jessica Gutierrez, Dental Assistant/Front Desk

    Jessica, a native San Franciscan, has lived in the Bay Area her whole life.  At the office, Jessica is the first person to meet and greet patients.  Though she typically handles patient appointments and answering questions that patients may have regarding their insurance coverage, Jessica is also a qualified dental assistant and enjoys assisting the doctor with dental procedures.  Jessica is a die hard 49ers fan and enjoys spending time with her kids.