Dr. Yarima Newlin


Yari Newlin, DDS

Dr. Yarima Newlin possesses a genuine interest in the welfare of her patients. She believes that spending the extra time to sympathize with her patients is imperative to provide excellent service. Dr. Newlin was born in Cartagena, Colombia where she attended the University of Cartagena Faculty of Dentistry. She moved to Houston where she learned English and subsequently graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Biology from St Thomas University in Houston.  Continuing her passion for dentistry, Dr. Newlin received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.  She continues to learn and pursue Excellency by attending as many continuing education courses as she can fit in her busy schedule.

Dr. Newlin is very much involved in volunteering work and in giving back to the community both locally and internationally.  As a dental student, she provided dental care to those in need by volunteering in activities such as Give Kids a Smile, San José Clinic, El Centro del Corazón, and Texas Mission of Mercy.  Dr. Newlin has also contributed her time and expertise to the Yantaló Foundation in Perú, where she traveled to provide dental care and promote Oral Health Awareness to remote villages in the Amazon Jungle. She also volunteers with local dentists in her native Cartagena Colombia whenever she can to provide dental services to underserved populations. Dr. Newlin is a member of the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the Greater Houston Dental Society, Houston Hispanic Dental Society, and the Hispanic Dental Association.

Dr. Newlin is a dedicated wife, the proud mother of two beautiful children, and the owner of two mischievous dogs. She enjoys her free time by traveling and learning about new cultures and their foods and spends most of her time with her children, participating in their activities.

Dr. Newlin is a proud Hispanic professional woman that believes in Excellency and high standards of care in her profession.