Meet The Team


Nicole E., RDH, Practice Administrator

Nicole is a Registered Dental Hygienist as well as our Office Manager. Nicole previously worked for Dr. Java as a substitute Hygienist starting in 2009, and permanently joined us full time in 2013. She began her career in dentistry after graduating from dental assisting school in 2000. Shortly after she decided to expand her dental knowledge and began working in dental administration as a treatment scheduling, and financial coordinator for several years. In 2008 she graduated Cum Laude from Northern Virginia Community College majoring in Dental Hygiene. She is also local anesthesia and nitrous oxide certified. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family, her wacky dog Kena, and shopping!


Audrey H., RDH

Audrey is one of our wonderful Registered Dental Hygienist. She has worked in the dental field for over 15 years. She graduated from Allegany College of Maryland in 2008.

She assists Dr.Java in restorative procedures. She is certificated to administer local anesthesia and nitrous oxide.  Audrey has been active in the community and volunteered as a local fire fighter and EMT for many years.  In her spear time she likes to enjoy her family's company and spend time with her two dogs. 

 


Jennifer P., RDH

Jennifer is one of our Registered Dental Hygienists. She graduated Hygiene school in 2006 and has been working in Dr. Java's practice ever since! She is local anesthesia and nitrous oxide certified. 

"I have built wonderful relationships with my patients over the years and feel very blessed to be a part of such a wonderful practice!"

Jennifer is married to her high school sweetheart and they have two beautiful children. 


Virginia K., RDH

Virginia is originally from the Philippines, she is currently living in Woodbridge, VA with her husband, her 2 children – Ethan and Halle, and her 2 dogs.  After 17 years as a dental assistant, Virginia went back to school at Northern Virginia Community college where she pursued dental hygiene studies. In May of 2015 Virginia earned her Associate degree in applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Shortly after graduation she joined Dr. Java’s team as a temporary hygienist and became a permanent team member in July of 2016.

Virginia enjoys spending time with her family and taking zumba and hip-hop classes when she is not at work. 


Cynthia S., Dental Assistant

Cynthia is the senior dental assistant. She has been in the dental field for 20+ years. She is currently working chair side with Dr. Robert Java.

She is a devoted wife and mother of two.


Nancy C., Dental Assistant (Bilingual- Spanish)

Nancy is Dr.Java's dental assistant. She has been in the dental field for 10 + years. Her dental assistant specialties as an orthodontist and pediodontist assistant. During her free time Nancy enjoys traveling and spending time with her children. 


Sheena M., Dental Assistant

Sheena is Dr.Java's dental assistant. She has worked in the dental field for over 12 years. 

 

"I enjoy working as an assistant and seeing my patients happy knowing I was a part of helping improve their smile." 


Cayla S.

Treatment/Insurance Coordinator

After a year of driving big-rigs cross-country, I decided that my home was here! I love helping patients with their inquiries. The most rewarding part of my job is seeing people become confident with their smiles.