Front office and Assistants--Our front office staff will be the first to greet you when you call and when you come in! Their goal is to make you feel comfortable and answer any questions that you might have! One of our wonderful assistants will lead you to your seat and review the days procedure. Again, ask about any concerns you may have!
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Kim is one of our two assistants, and originally hails from the great state of Kentucky. She has lived all over the United States, from Alaska to Wisconsin to Virginia. She has been in the dental field for more than 20 years, working in various areas within dental offices, so on occasion you might see her at the front desk helping out as well.
For 10 years, Kim volunteered with the Golden Retriever Rescue, and served 4 years as its president. She enjoys "country living" and being at home with her husband and dogs, doing home projects such as flower-gardening and dabbling in photography.
Monica is one of our two assistants, and has been with our practice since 2002. Monica has lived both around the world and the United States, growing up in Medellin, Colombia, and moving to Florida as a child. She moved to Northern Virginia from California over a decade ago. She has since relocated to West Virginia, and makes the 1.5 hour trek to our Sterling office on a daily basis.
Monica is married, with two children, a boy and a girl. On weekends, Monica is very involved with her church.
Nora is our office manager, and one of the first faces you will see when you come in. She is originally from New Jersey, and moved to Virginia 16 years ago. She has been with our office since 2002, and is our resident expert at dealing with your dental insurance issues.
Nora is married, with 3 grown children. In her spare time, Nora loves to relax and entertain friend and family at her vacation home on St. Georges island in Maryland.
Hygienists---All of our hygienists are Registered Dental Hygienists and love to educate you about your teeth!!!! Ask them questions when you see them!
Chris is a life long resident of the Sterling area, and has been at our practice since 1987. She graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Chris has a love of learning, and updates her skills through annual continuing education courses, trying hard to teach her patients about any new nuggets of information in the hygiene field. Improving the dental health of her patients and making their dental visits comfortable is of the utmost importance to Chris.
On a personal note, Chris is happily married with two sons, one in college and the other in intermediate school. As a family, they enjoy traveling, camping, and most outdoor activities.
Joyce has been a hygienist at our office since 2005, and has been a resident of Sterling for over 30 years. To enhance her career in dental hygiene she has attended hundreds of continuing education courses through the years, and was one of the first dental hygienists in Virginia to become certified in the administration of anesthesia. It is her plan to continue her expansion of patient care into the geriatric and special care dentistry fields.
Joyce is married and has a teenage son. She loves to play volleyball, sew, garden, and delves into astronomy.
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Michele has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for 16 years, graduating from Youngstown State University in Ohio. She relocated to Virginia in 1998 and has been with our office since 2002.
She enjoys educating and talking with her patients about proper oral care and also getting to know them as individuals.
Michele is married with two sons and a daughter, and she involves herself in as many outdoor activities as possible.