About Us

About Us

Dr. Sonia Alex

“The best makeup is your smile. There is no beauty like that which comes from inside of you.”

Dr. Sonia Alex has a passion for dentistry. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery from the University of Madras, India, in 1992. She graduated from IU School of Dentistry in 1999 in the top 10% of her class.

Prior to joining Gentle Dentist, Dr. Alex was a Clinical Instructor at the IU School of Dentistry. In addition, she served as a Clinical Consultant for practices in Illinois and Michigan and as an Associate for several years at a group practice in Indianapolis. She has published an article on “The Basics of Oral Sedation.”

Dr. Alex is committed to keeping abreast of technological advancements, as she is dedicated to providing her patients the best possible treatment options. She has taken expanded courses in endodontics, implants, and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Alex’s approach is to treat her patients gently and make them feel comfortable while in her care. If they choose to do so, patients have an option of oral sedation and nitrous oxide to lessen any anxiety.

Dr. Alex is a member of the following dental associations:

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Indiana Dental Association
  • Indianapolis District Dental Society
  • Michigan Dental Association

Dr. Alex has resided in Indianapolis since 1996 with her husband and two daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys movies, photography, traveling and spending time with her family.

Dr. Sonia Alex

Office Hours

We are always available during our office hours to speak with you. Feel free to either call us or email us. Our office hours are:

  • Monday- 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Tuesday- 9:00am to 6:00pm
  • Wednesday- 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thursday- 7:00am to 2:00pm
  • Friday- closed

Maps and Directions

Our office is conveniently located off of 104th Street and Olio Road in the Shoppes at Geist.