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Meet Your Local Dentist in Silver Spring Maryland

Dr Nima Raoufinia

Dr. Nima Raoufinia grew up in Northern VA where he attended George Mason University for his undergraduate studies in Biology.  Dr. Raoufinia continued his educational career at Virginia Commonwealth University studying Physiology before pursuing a career in dentistry.  Dr. Raoufinia’s passion for helping others and love of community service led him to pursue a career in dentistry at Howard University College of Dentistry.  Dr. Raoufinia has dedicated himself to a lifetime of learning and actively pursues Continuing Educational courses throughout the year.

Dr. Raoufina is a firm believer of spending time with his patients and addressing their chief concerns with the simple goal of giving every patient a beautiful healthy smile.  As Dr. Raoufinia often says “an informed patient is a healthy patient” and by talking through all treatment options with his patients, he is able to address their needs and concerns.

You can always count on Dr. Raoufinia doing what he can to help you achieve your dental goals.  His philosophy is to provide highly skilled dental care with compassion and a comforting approach to ensure every member of your family has a safe and excellent experience.

Dr. Raoufinia is also a firm believer in community service and giving back.  He has been involved with an instrumental non-profit dental organization providing care to under-served children and young adults in Washington DC (Ward 4 and 7) since 2014.

Dr. Raoufinia is married and has a baby girl. In his spare time, Dr. Raoufinia enjoys spending time outdoors and is an avid skier during the winter months.

 
 
Dr Mitra Davaninejad

Dr. Mitra Davaninejad grew up in Germantown MD and attended University of Maryland College Park for her undergraduate studies in Biology.  She continued her educational career and received two Masters from the prestigious John’s Hopkins University in Biotechnology and Regulatory Affairs.  

Dr. Davaninejad’s passion and drive to serve the community lead her to pursue a career in dentistry and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Maryland School of Dentistry, graduating with numerous Honors and Academic Awards.  Dr. Davaninejad believes education never stops and routinely takes extensive Continuing Educational courses.

Dr. Davaninejad’s philosophy is to provide highly skilled dental care with compassion and a comforting approach.  This ensures that your family has a safe and excellent experience.

Dr. Davaninejad provides dental care in our Merrifield (Fairfax) office and is available by appointment only in our Silver Spring location.

 

 
Dr Nima Raoufinia and Dr Mitra Davaninejad
Dr. Nima Raoufinia | Dr. Mitra Davaninejad
 

Dr. Raoufinia takes the utmost pride in selecting his team to assist in patient care.  His team has many years of experience and are honored to help with all your dental needs:

 
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Danni Rodriguez, RDH

Danni is a Registered Dental Hygienist with many years of experience in dental hygiene .  She is always eager in provide excellent patient care to our amazing patients in Silver Spring Maryland. She believes that patient education is key to maintaining a patient’s oral and systemic health.

 
 
In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends, and traveling to new places.
 
 

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Heversee RDH, BS

My name is Herversee and I am a registered dental hygienist and advocate for preventive care. Prior to furthering my education at Fortis College, I graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Trinity University in Washington, D.C.

My interest in the dental field stemmed from working as a dental office manager. As an office manager, I was able to see how important it was to educate those we serve and give back.

I’m excited and ready to provide preventive oral care, educate on the oral-systemic link, and be an agent-of-change.  My mission as a preventive care specialist is to save one smile at a time by delivering evidence-based information and therapy.

 
 

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Maria

Maria started in our office as a dental assistant and worked alongside with Dr. Raoufinia to provide comprehensive care with a friendly approach.  Maria also goes above and beyond to make sure you are comfortable during your appointment.  Maria is now our receptionist and will do everything to make sure your appointments are set and your insurance benefits are maximized.

Maria loves to play soccer in her spare time!

 
 
 

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Sandra

Sandra is the newest member of our dental family and comes to our office with 10 years of experience as a dental assistant.  She is fully versed in all aspects of dental assisting.  She is also very friendly and will make sure you are comfortable during your visit.

Sandra loves to Dance!