Our Team

Dr. Carmen Y. Páez de Mendoza received her dental degree form Indiana University School of Dentistry. She pursued a graduate degree in Prosthodontics. She graduated with a Master in Science of Dentistry, specializing in Prosthodontics and Dental Materials. At that time, she also became a full-time faculty member at the Indiana University School of Dentistry for the undergraduate and graduate prosthodontic program. Dr. Páez obtained her Board Certification in 2005.

Dr. Páez is dedicated to providing the very best options to meet her patients’ dental needs. In order to be proactive in the care of her patients, she has continued to expand her knowledge of dentistry in the areas of: Invisalign, laser dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, surgery, and endodontics. She and her team are totally committed to helping patients maintain a beautiful, healthy smile through innovative and caring dentistry.

Dr. Páez is or has been a member of the American College of Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American Board of Prosthodontics, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists. She is married to Vince, has one young daughter, and has been a proud resident of Indiana for over 15 years. In addition to making your smile beautiful, Dr. Páez enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling overseas with her husband and daughter to visit relatives.


Dr. Jason is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Academy of Periodontology and is a graduate of Indiana University’s Periodontics program where he received a certificate in periodontics as well as a Master’s of Science in Dentistry.

Dr. Jason completed his dental degree at the University of Detroit Mercy and his undergraduate studies at Queen’s University, Canada. He is well versed in all current implant systems and certified in IV conscious sedation from IUSD.

One of Dr. Jason’s areas of expertise is treating children with recession soft tissue defects – especially prior to or post orthodontic treatment, as well as teens and adolescents with aggressive forms of periodontitis.



Vincent Mendoza is new to our Bridgewater Dental Care team, as the Practice Manager he brings over twenty years in business and project management. Vince enjoys traveling and spending time with his wife, Dr. Paez and their daughter.







Sarah-Jayne graduated from Kaplan College with a degree in Dental Assisting and Franklin University with a Bachlors of Science in Healthcare Management. Sarah-Jayne is currently a member of the American Dental Assistants Association. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.