Cristina Kendall, DMD

Dr. Cristina Kendall is a dedicated dentist committed to providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable environment. She earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2017. Continuously striving for excellence, Dr. Kendall actively pursues ongoing education. She frequently attends lecture-based and hands-on Continuing Education (CE) courses through local study clubs, state and national dental association conferences and regional educational institutions.

As a member of professional organizations, Dr. Kendall is affiliated with the American Dental Association (ADA), the Washington State Dental Association (WSDA) and the Seattle King County Dental Society (SKCDS).

Dr. Kendall’s goal as a dentist is to apply evidence-based principles to address each patient’s specific needs. Before owning her practice, she gained valuable experience as an associate dentist in various settings, ranging from corporate to boutique to high-tech offices. These diverse experiences reinforced her belief in consistently adhering to best practices based on scientific literature, ensuring optimal clinical outcomes. She is deeply rooted in the neighborhood where she lives, and her passion lies in forming long-term relationships with her patients. Dr. Kendall is dedicated to practicing good, honest dentistry, emphasizing the importance of evidence-based approaches and fostering a sense of community in the neighborhood she loves.

In her personal life, Dr. Kendall married to her husband Michael and is a proud mother of a toddler daughter.

Wilma Shen, DDS

Dr. Wilma Shen earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Washington School of Dentistry and the National Yang-Ming University School of Dentistry, one of the top dental schools in Taiwan. She graduated second in her class and was named the Best Intern of the Year.

While in dental school, she received multiple awards for excellence in scholastic achievements and scholarships for exceptional performance in research. Dr. Shen received honors in orthodontics and was selected for Honors Prosthodontics and Honors Endodontics programs. In addition to providing routine dental care, she is trained in gold foil, cast gold and Botulinum Toxin-A therapies.

Dr. Shen enjoys giving back to the community. She has volunteered locally at the 45th Street Clinic, Union Gospel Mission and Longview Dental Volunteer Clinic. She has also volunteered overseas in Ladakh, North India, caring for an underserved population. She is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association, the King County Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Shen values the trust of her patients and cherishes every opportunity to improve her patients’ oral and overall health. She is fluent in English and Chinese Mandarin and is excited to build long lasting relationships with her patients and the community.

Meet Our Team

Meet the exceptional team at Kendall Dental, where continuity and expertise define our approach to dental care. Our long-term team, including two original staff members, boasts low turnover, ensuring stability and familiarity for our patients. Skilled, experienced and friendly, we prioritize building personable relationships. Additionally, our team is bilingual, fluent in Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese and Japanese, enhancing communication and accessibility. Trust us for a team dedicated to your oral health in Seattle, Washington. Give us a call at 206-935-6286 and schedule a visit with our dentists, Dr. Cristina Kendall or Dr. Wilma Shen.


Patient Care Coordinator | Certified Dental Assistant

Emilee has been a part of our practice since 2002. She is a graduate of the Renton Technical College (RTC) Dental Assisting program and currently holds a position as a member of the RTC Dental Assisting Advisory Committee. Emilee values the opportunity to share her knowledge of dentistry and assist our patients throughout their dental experiences. Over the years, Emilee has become an integral part of our team, contributing significantly to the success of our practice. Her unique perspective, gained by getting to know patients personally, allows her to personalize their care effectively.

In her free time, Emilee enjoys spending time with her husband and their dog, Jake. Her hobbies include listening to various genres of music, writing poetry and engaging in crafting activities.


Certified Dental Assistant

Amber graduated from Renton Technical College as a certified dental assistant. She joined our team in 2005, and when not in the office enjoys spending time with her family and friends.


Registered Dental Assistant

Nadia joined our practice in April of 2021. She completed her education at Emerald Dental Assistant School in Federal Way, Washington, graduating in 2017. Nadia finds great fulfillment in her role as a dental assistant, particularly in educating patients about oral health. Her passion for sharing knowledge aligns with her commitment to promoting overall wellbeing through dental care. Additionally, Nadia cherishes the collaborative spirit of the practice, expressing enthusiasm for working with an amazing team.


Dental Hygienist

Denise graduated from Clark College Dental Hygiene Program in 1978. She is patient-oriented and loves teaching new information to her patients and helping them achieve healthy habits. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, crafting, bird watching, gardening, sporting events and spending time with family and friends.


Dental Hygienist

Moon has been working with dentistry since 1996. Her main goal as a dental hygienist is to promote oral health care to her patients. She enjoys diversity and inclusion, which is why she has been in Seattle since 2001. She also loves the PNW weather and its natural beauty. Besides working in the dental field, Moon likes to practice gardening and unleash her creativity through art. She also enjoys engaging in various sports such as stand-up paddleboarding, skiing and roller-skating alongside her husband and daughter.

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