Dr. Taraneh Zand
Dentist in Herndon, VAHerndon Dental Arts
Dr. Zand received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from University of Maryland in 2006. She is a general dentist who enjoys and practices many aspects of dentistry including root canals, Invisalign, Veneers, implants, crown/bridges, fillings, teeth whitening and basically all that helps promote oral health and complete wellness! Dr. Zand is a skilled and passionate dentist who takes pride in the quality of her work. Her ongoing success is attributed to keeping up to date with new information and technology through reading medical/dental journals and attending continuing education courses and seminars.
In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband and two kids.
Dr. Valla Grayeli, D.M.D
Dr. Grayeli attended James Madison University for his undergraduate education and received his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree (DMD) from Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry - Temple University. Dr. Grayeli is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Virginia Dental Association. He specializes in general and family dentistry including restorative dentistry and cosmetics.
Dr. Grayeli's passion is to provide exceptional dental care and unparalleled service to put a smile of each of his patient's faces. He has participated in numerous programs intended to provide dental care for low socioeconomic families and uses this experience to ensure that all patients receive the care they need and deserve. Dr. Grayeli was born in California and raised in Virginia. His hobbies include traveling, playing soccer and spending time with friends and family.
Masi Ashoori - Dental Hygienist
Masi received her Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene from NVCC Medical Education Campus in 2009 and has been practcing ever since. She is an extremely talented patient educator and is very passionate about helping people understand the importance of oral health. She is Orofacial Myology certified and educates patients with a variety of oral and facial muscle postural and functional disorders. She also assists patients identify habit patterns that may disrupt normal dental development. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family - especially her young neice. She loves being outdoors, biking, hiking, paddleboarding and has a passion for cooking.
Kristina Yoo - Office Manager
Valerie Foley - Patient Care Coordinator
Valerie graduated from Bard College in 2009. Her background is in Stage Management. She applies the skills learned from managing the theater to managing the dental office. She handles the administration side of the dental practice including scheduling, reviewing insurance benefits, creating treatment plans and processing insurance claims. She enjoys helping patients and making sure everyone leaves the office with a smile on their face. She is originally from Michigan and moved to the NOVA area in 2010. In her free time she enjoys attending the theater, knitting, and traveling.
Lilian Hernandez - Dental Assistant
(Bio coming soon)