MEET THE TEAM
Francis – Patient Coordinator
Francis Del Cid has lived in Northern Virginia for over 25 years. She has been an integral part of our amazing work family since 2007. Francis always puts patients’ needs and concerns first. She lives in Manassas with her daughter Sophie and their cute 4 lb dog Khloe. In her free time she likes to watch Netflix, go to the movies and workout at the gym.
Patti – Patient Coordinator
Patti has been part of our team since 2015 helping to change people’s lives and smiles. She has worked in dentistry for over 25 years, starting as a dental assistant and moving into a front office role. Patti grew up in Washington DC and Maryland, eventually moving to Virginia after over 10 years traveling with her husband as an entertainer in a music and magic show! She loves to spend time with her family and friends, doing crafts and baking as well as volunteering at schools.
Claudia Ramirez-Chu – Dental Assistant
Claudia Ramirez-Chu joined our team in 2015 as a dental assistant. She has extensive experience and has been in the field for over 15 years helping to change patients’ smiles. In her free time she enjoys hiking, travelling, swimming, reading, yoga and spending time with her family and lovely dog Leo. She looks forward to being part of your care team!
Rosie – Dental Assistant
Rosie has been a dental assistant for over 15 years. She is originally from Mexico and has been living in Northern Virginia for 25 years. Rosie strives to always listen to her patients and attend to their needs. She enjoys making a difference in people’s lives and helping them reach their goal to optimum oral health.
Tammy – Dental Assistant
Tammy is the newest addition to our office. Before moving to Virginia she worked at a renowned periodontal office in Philadelphia. Tammy enjoys putting her patients at ease and knowing that she is helping their overall health through dental care. In her spare time she is an avid hockey fan and can also be found volunteering for the local humane society. Tammy lives in Haymarket with her husband of 20 years and her two wonderful children.
Yang – Dental Hygienist
Yang Suk Kim is one of our amazing hygienists. She has been working as a dental hygienist since 2016. Prior to working in dentistry she had a bachelor’s degree in Tourism Management. Yang is committed to making your hygiene appointment a comfortable and positive experience. When not at the office she enjoys hiking and trail walking with her husband and two sons.
Claudia Diaz – Dental Hygienist
Claudia Diaz is a wonderful member of our hygiene team. She loves what she does and has a gentle touch which makes patients very comfortable. She has worked in the dental field for over 20 years, obtaining a dental hygiene certificate in Chile in 2005 and again in 2017 from Northern Virginia Community College. Claudia is passionate about her career and often volunteers for Mission of Mercy, Give Kids a Smile, and HOPE projects where she provides free dental care to underprivileged communities. Claudia’s goal is to educate and provide excellent care to her patients In her spare time Claudia enjoys walks with her dog Romeo, hiking, traveling and experiencing new cultures.