Meet our Staff

Georgina –  Front Desk Coordinator

Georgina has been with our practice for 20 years.  She is a trusted and essential part of our team.  She is a very friendly people person and enjoys making the patients feel comfortable at the office.

Abeba Degefu- Dental Hygienist

Abeba began working as a dental assistant in 2002. In 2015, she earned her RDH degree at the Northern Virginia Community College. Abeba enjoys dental hygiene because it has enabled her to assist patients to reach optimal oral health.  She is from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  She is married and has three beautiful children.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children.

Tagaye – Dental Assistant 
Originally from Ethiopia, Tagaye graduated from high school in 2005.  She studied chemistry at Addis Ababa University.  She came to the United states in 2007.

Tagaye earned a Dental Assistant certificate from the Adult Community Education in 2010, along with her CPR certificate.  Tagaye has been working as a dental assistant in our office since July 2012.  She loves working at our office.  Tagaye enjoys reading, writing in her diary, and spending time with friends.

April Villavicencio – Office Administrator

April was born in Dover, Delaware and moved to Virginia over 40 years ago. She met Dr. Villavicencio in college.  She graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Psychology and Special Education.  April has been married to Dr. Villavicencio for 23 years and they have three incredible children.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, jogging and funny movies.