Dr. Malinana joined the team at Dream Smile Dental in mid-2017 as a general dentist. Dr. Malinina grew up in Russia and graduated from the Tver Medical Academy earning her professional degree in dentistry. After moving to the United States, she earned her bachelor of Science in Biology from Richard Stockton University of New Jersey and completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. After graduation, she did a general practice residency at the VA hospital of NJ where she received advanced training in general dentistry. Dr. Malinina is a big hockey fan and has a passion for skiing, hiking, and traveling to exotic places.