Meet Our Team


We know that our office is only as effective and as welcoming as the people who work in it, which is why we take pride in our friendly and well-trained team members! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive and nurturing environment. We promise to speak candidly with you about possible treatments as well as any risks and associated costs of treatment, and how treatment can address your individual needs.

Our staff is uniquely trained and highly skilled, and we strive to provide unparalleled service to each patient. Our staff consists of team members with specialized training and certifications, and years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education programs as well as meetings hosted by the Hinman Dental Society, the American Association of Dental Office Managers, and the American Dental Association.

To experience the difference that only a well-trained, professional and courteous team can deliver, schedule your appointment with our office today!

Our team includes:

Juliana B.

Juliana.jpgOffice Manager - Washington, D.C.
Juliana B. is the office manager for the Washington office. She has been with our office for five years and is responsible for all administrative aspects of the office. Juliana hails from Brazil and graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Montgomery County and is currently working towards her Bachelor's degree in Business. Juliana loves the outdoors and time with her family and friends. She is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.

Juliana A.


Office Manager - Arlington, VA
Juliana A. has worked as our Arlington office manager for over a year. She is originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and she is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. She studied Dental Radiation Safety at Northern Virginia Community College. In addition to overseeing all administrative aspects of our Arlington office, Juliana is trained in and very passionate about dentistry. In her own words, "What I love the most about dentistry is the possibility of restoring someone’s confidence, by giving them a smile they can be proud of.  That is what I like about this office because here we care for the patients not only in a professional way but personally by seeking to offer them the best dental care available." 



Front Desk / Secretary

Caroline has been a member of the Fidel Dental Group family for the last three years. She is originally from Mias Gerais, Brazil and is fluent in English and Portuguese. Outside of the office, Caroline loves spending her time in the outdoors. Her favorite hobbies include camping, hiking, biking, and off-roading. She also loves sleeping and making jokes with friends.




Tiffany.jpgDental Hygienist
Tiffany has been with Fidel Dental Group for the last five years. Originally from Rach Gia, Vietnam, Tiffany is fluent in English and Vietnamese. She received her Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems and is a certified dental hygienist. 

After work, Tiffany is kept busy with her two kids. When she isn't taking them to piano, swimming, or math classes, she enjoys running and learning how to cook. Her favorite thing to do in her down time is reading a good book.


Nino.jpgNinoska or Nino, as she likes to be called, hails from Cochabamba, Bolivia, where she earned her degree as a surgeon/dentist from the Universidad Mayor de San Simon. She has been with Arlington Pediatric Dentistry for over six years. Nino is certified in CPR and OSHA guidelines. She has also completed many additional training courses at Northern Virginia Community College, including dental care for infants, how to treat patients with autism in a dental setting, nitrous oxide administration for children, dental radiation safety and pit and fissure sealants.

Nino speaks English and Spanish, which helps her provide all of our patients with beautiful smiles. At APD, she likes the environment and working with kids. She enjoys helping them overcome their fear, and the infants (ages 3-5 years) are her favorite patients! When a child comes into the office crying or afraid, Nino explains the procedure and comforts the patient. When that child leaves the room with a smile, and sometimes a big hug, that makes Nino’s day!


Front Desk / Credit Coordinator

Josie is our credit coordinator at our Arlington office. She is from Brazil and has been working with us for about three years. She is trained in Dental Radiation Safety and she speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish fluently. Josie loves dentistry because it gives her so much joy to see a patient with their smile restored and the happiness they feel about it. She loves helping people achieve their dream of having a beautiful and healthy smile. Outside of work, Josie does volunteer work and enjoys reading and studying.


Michelle Dental Hygienist
Michelle has worked in our Arlington office for over 13 years. She went to business school in her native country in Panama and became a Registered Dental Hygienist at FSU. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. In addition to being a Certified Medical Transcriptionist, Michelle is a certified Zumba instructor and a certified personal trainer. When she's not at work, you can find Michelle running, surfing, or dancing. She loves to travel, too!


Paola.jpgDental Assistant

Paola is one of our senior dental assistants. She hails from Cochabamba Bolivia and has made Arlington the home of her family. Outside of the office she is busy being a mother to her wonderful son.





Dental Assistant

Carolina is a dental assistant in our pediatric and adult offices in Arlington.She is originally from Cochabamba, Bolivia so she speaks fluent Spanish.