Lubbock, TX— Jean Kathleen B. Cala, DDS, is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Pinnacle Health Care Provider in the Dental Care field and for her work as a Dentist at the Dental Group of Lubbock.
Dr. Cala was born and raised in an agricultural province of the Philippines. She went to high school at the Immaculate Conception Child Development Center and attended the University of the Philippines Manila College of Dentistry for a couple of years before her family moved to West Texas in 2013 where they settled in Pecos. Dr. Cala noted that they were met with kindness there and knew she wanted to come back to West Texas after she graduated from dental school to serve her community.
Dr. Cala graduated Summa Cum Laude with three associate degrees from Odessa College and her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas – Permian Basin in 2017. She attended Texas A&M College of Dentistry, where she received her Doctorate in Dental Surgery (DDS) and learned how to help people have a healthier smile and lifestyle in general.
Dr. Cala Began working with the dental Group of Lubbock August 2022. While there are medical doctors in her family, she is the first to go into dentistry. The Dental Group of Lubbock consists of all female dentists, and her patients like her calm nature. She is able to help those with dental anxiety to relax and feel more comfortable. She enjoys working with the community to mentor children on good oral health.
Dr. Cala spent her free time volunteering in community centers, community clinics, and the animal shelter, as well as leading the multicultural volunteering organization at the school. She also enjoys traveling to small towns, sewing projects, and gardening. She is looking forward to knowing and serving the Lubbock community as their general dentist.
In her free time, Dr. Cala enjoys gardening and building miniatures like dollhouses. She’s part of RISE V, which is a volunteer community program, where they help out in various ways in the community.
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