Meet The Team
All professionals at Winchester Dental Studio maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Antoinette, Certified Dental Hygienist
Antoinette joined our team in 2019. She received her Bachelor's in Dental Hygiene at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. As a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, she is passionate about maintaining the high standards and ethics of the dental hygiene profession. It is a priority for Antoinette that each and every patient experience is better than their last one. She loves being able to make anxious patients feel at ease and comfortable for every visit!
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and doing outdoor activities in the summer.
Alisha, Certified Dental Hygienist
Alisha has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She received her Bachelor's in Dental Hygiene training at Virginia Western Community College in Roanoke, Virginia. What she loves most about the dental profession is getting to meet new people everyday and being able to help educate patients on the benefits of great oral hygiene.
Alisha was born and raised right here in Winchester, Virginia. She is blessed with 2 beautiful boys, 2 dogs, and a cat. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, any outdoor activity, and traveling.
Gina, Office manager and Team coordinator
Gina's career in the dental field covers over 25 years now! She has been a great asset to our team at Winchester Dental Studio since 2016. Her experience and knowledge are very well-rounded. She started as a technician in a dental laboratory then decided she wanted to be able to directly help patients so she became a dental assistant. Moving further into her career, she transitioned into a team coordinator and an office manager.
Gina graduated from Penn State in 2014 with a Master's in Psychology and she is currently working on her 3rd degree. She is married to a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army and has four amazing children. She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and camping.
Kristle, Dental Assistant
Kristle has over 30 years of dental assisting experience beginning her career in 1996. She has recently formally completed her Dental Assitance Diploma from Penn Foster College. In addition to her passion for dental assisting, she is also an American Heart Association instructor, giving training courses to medical professionals in CPR, BLS, OSHA safety, and First Aid. Krsitle enjoys helping patients understand good oral health while building genuine relationships.
Kristle enjoys kayaking, hiking, and spending time with her grandkids and her cats.
Yanira, Dental Assistant
Yanira joined our team in 2019. Yanira is a certified dental assistant. She graduated from Northern Virginia Community College then received her dental training at the Metropolitan Institue of Health. She holds certifications in dental assisting, radiography, and CPR. Her favorite part of the job is getting to know the patients so well and help them achieve their oral health goals.
Yanira is originally from El Salvador. She is happily married with three wonderful kids. Her hobbies include dancing, cooking, and traveling. She is also a very passionate lover to her dog and enjoys outdoor activities.