Our Team

Our warm, caring and experienced dental team is committed to excellence in dentistry. We are here to provide you with the finest care you deserve by using the most modern procedures combined with kindness and personal respect. We believe in treating each patient as we would want to be treated.

 

Dental Hygienists

All of the dental hygienists working for our practice have graduated from four-year Dental Hygiene programs accredited by the American Dental Association. Their degree title is Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH), and they are licensed to practice in Virginia. We feel very fortunate to have such dedicated and talented professionals assisting Dr. McGrath in diagnosing dental disease, and providing routine preventive oral prophylaxis (dental cleanings) and nonsurgical periodontal therapy.

Donna

Donna

Dental Hygienist

Donna comes to Dr. McGrath’s office with over 27 years of dental hygiene experience. She enjoys interacting with patients and learning how she can help them adopt better dental hygiene habits. Donna and her husband moved to the area from Syracuse, NY to be close to their two grown children, a son and a daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family and doing house renovation and design.

Donna speak fluent Ukranian and is conversational in Polish.

Shelley

Shelley

Dental Hygienist

Shelley graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene and a Masters in Business Administration. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and a former National Institutes of Health researcher. She enjoys building personal relationships with her patients centered around education and motivation toward optimal oral health.

When not working, Shelley enjoys spending time with her husband and her son. Shelley shares, “Under Dr. McGrath’s leadership, the focus for her practice is prevention, overall well-being and providing life-long oral health.”

Dental Assistants

Mina was trained to be a dentist in her native Afghanistan. She has worked with our practice as a dental assistant for over 19 years. She and her husband are very proud of their 4 sons! Mina speaks fluent Farsi.

Kelly was born in China. In addition to being trained as a chairside dental assistant, she has also been employed as a hair stylist and as a makeup artist.  She enjoys cooking, traveling, working out at the gym and spending time with her husband and her daughter. Kelly speaks fluent Chinese.

Dental Administrative Staff

We have several ladies who will be happy to assist you at the front desk. You might speak with Ingrid, Linda, Arlene or Debbie. They are all very experienced and well versed in the dental treatments that we provide. They will assist you in making appointments and in obtaining maximum benefits available through your dental insurance company. Ingrid speaks Spanish fluently.