Meet Dr. Scola
Valerie Scola, DDS, is a licensed General Dentist providing dental care for people of all ages. Dr. Scola grew up in Elkhart, IN, in a dental family. Her father practiced dentistry for over 35 years. Dr. Scola earned her B.S. in Marketing and B.A. in Spanish from Butler University, in Indianapolis, IN. After living in the San Francisco Bay Area for six years, she returned to Indiana to pursue a career in dentistry. She attended Indiana University School of Dentistry and graduated in 2011 with her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.
Dr. Scola resides in Murrieta with her husband and four children. She has three girls and one boy. They keep her very busy! When not involved in one of her children's many activities, Dr. Scola enjoys watching sports, cooking, and reading. She and her husband are also classic car enthusiasts. She takes her 1965 Mustang Fastback out for a spin whenever she can. Dr. Scola loves being an active part of the community.
Dr. Scola is dedicated to making your dental visit a positive experience. She is well aware of the fears and hesitations many patients have about dentistry. With her very gentle touch and calm, reassuring manner, she is able to help many patients overcome their anxiety. She is always happy to discuss any concerns or answer any questions you might have.
It is Dr. Scola's firm belief that knowledge empowers us to achieve our goals. In order to serve her patients to the best of her ability, she continues to enhance her education and that of her staff by participating in dental study groups and attending continuing education courses. Dr. Scola is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the Tri-County Dental Society.