Francis – Patient Coordinator
I have been in the Northern Virginia area for most of my life, and have been in the dental field for 12 years. I enjoy working with patients, and assisting them in getting all the necessary paperwork filled out, so we can get their treatments completed. I’ve been with Dr. Aunon’s practice since 2007, and have enjoyed my time here and look forward to many more years.
I enjoy spending time with my family, relaxing, and going to the gym.
Patti – Patient Coordinator
Born in Washington ,D.C. I started in dentistry as a Dental Assistant, where I evolved into practice management. I have been in dentistry for over 20 years, and this is an amazing team here at Aunon Dental Group. I really enjoy working with a team that cares about each other personally and professionally. When not working I enjoy spending time with family, friends, traveling, crafting & baking.
Paula – Dental Hygienist
I enjoy helping patients achieve their optimal smile and work passionately to promote oral health. I have worked in the dental field for more than 20 years and I am a proud graduate of Northern Virginia Community College.
When I am not helping patients achieve beautiful smiles I enjoy time with my husband and beautiful daughter.
Cynthia – Dental Hygienist
I am originally from Los Angeles, CA, and I started working in the Dental field in 2007 as an administrative assistant / dental assistant. I pursued my Dental Hygiene degree from Northern VA Community College and obtained my license in the State of Virginia in 2015. As a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association, I am passionate about promoting oral health. In addition, staying current with the latest dental research and technology is a priority. My main goal is to provide individualized and gentle care to each of my patients.
During my time off I enjoy exercising at the gym, hiking, or any type of physical activity. I also love spending time with my husband and our three year old son. We enjoy going to Nats games and basketball games.
Arezo – Dental Hygienist
I am originally from Bowie, Maryland and have been a Dental Hygienist for 5 years. I have a strong passion for the Dental Field and began as a dental assistant 10 years ago. I graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Towson University in 2009 and obtained my Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene from Fortis College of Landover, Maryland in 2012.
I love educating patients on the care of their teeth and it’s relation to their overall health and am extremely gentle with my care. My long term goals are to become a Dentist and my hobbies include playing golf, gardening, and scrapbooking.
Claudia – Dental Assistant
I was a dentist in Lima, Peru where I practiced General Dentistry for 9 years. I graduated from the dental program at Cayetano Heredia University and earned my masters in Health Management there as well. I am excited to be a Dental Assistant with this talented team here with Dr. Jose and Dr. Maria Cruz to deliver the highest standard of care. I recently moved here from Lima, Peru to reunite with my sister and parents who live nearby. I brought my wonderful golden retriever Leo with me, and when I am not working, we love to find dog-friendly places to go to together. I also like traveling , hiking, reading, sky-diving, white water rafting and yoga.
Rosie – Dental Assistant
I am originally from Mexico. I have been living in Northern Virginia for 25 years and working as a Dental Assistant for the past 15 years. I enjoy making a difference in people’s lives helping them reach their goal to optimum oral health.