Monica comes to our office with over 28 years of dental experience. She began her dental career working as an assistant in an oral surgeons office where she assisted and rotated around the office helping with all aspects of the office to include clinical and clerical jobs. While working with the oral surgeon she also worked in a general dental office as well. She continued to work for the oral surgeon and also worked at CVS pharmacy part time for 10 years as a pharmacy technician before deciding to go back to school to become a dental hygienist. She graduated from VWCC in Roanoke, Va in 2007 with her degree in dental hygiene and moved to Richmond. She has been practicing dental hygiene full time for 13 years.
She currently lives in short pump with her husband Oscar, son Carson and dog Charlie. She enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, baking, and is a self admitted "foodie"! She loves finding and trying all cuisines. She also loves to bake and decorate cakes! She enjoys exercise and has completed multiple half marathons but will not admit to being called a "runner" she prefers to refer to it as enthusiastic walking! Either way you can see her family photos and her well earned medals hanging in her room!