Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 
Anita

Anita

Dental Hygienist

Anita helps our patients to improve their oral health by providing a wide range of dental hygiene services. Most importantly, this includes education regarding the connection between oral health and the body’s overall health and wellness. Anita loves seeing the improvements our patients make in their dental health between visits. When she’s not in the office, Anita enjoys volunteering and helping others by participating at the Special Olympics and the Mission of Mercy of Northern Virginia. She also loves photography and running.

 
Nafiseh

Ebony

Dental Hygienist

Ebony has been a part of our practice since 2015 as a dental Hygienist. As a true Native Washingtonian (born and raised in DC), she is an extremely talented patient educator and very passionate about helping people understand the importance of their oral health. She volunteers yearly with "Give Kids a Smile" & "Mission of Mercy". She also participates with recommended continuing education courses to stay updated with the newest technology and products to keep you on top of your oral care. She has over two decades of dentistry under her belt which includes eight year in periodontal surgery and twelve years of general and cosmetic dentistry combined.

When you come into our practice for your next dental hygiene visit, you will be greeted with her warm smile and gentle touch.

 

 

 
Janet

Caleta

Front Desk Receptionist

The first face our patients see is Caleta’s, our friendly and helpful front desk receptionist. She assists our patients by checking them in and out of appointments, scheduling future appointments, and verifying insurance. Caleta’s fun, outgoing personality serves her well when interacting with people all day, as she truly loves working with our patients and the rest of our team. She is a true Native Washingtonian and has been over ten years in customer service.

 
Tomique

Diana

Dental Assistant

Diana was born in El Salvador and raised in Maryland, making her fluent in Spanish and English. She attended Fortis College and obtained her certificate in the dental assisting program. It is always important to her to help every patient feel comfortable during every appointment. Her most rewarding feeling is when patients improve their oral health after each visit. When she is not in the office, she enjoys reading, spending time with friends, family and her dog "Bella".

 
Rachel

Jennifer

Dental Assistant

Jenny started working at Bethesda Smiles since summer 2016. She has been in the dental field since 2014 after graduating in dental assisting program. She speaks fluently English and Spanish and is a cheerful member in our team. She hopes to go to hygiene school to become a bigger part in patient care. in her free time she enjoys dancing, swimming and trying new foods.

 
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