Meet Dr. Kaur
Dentistry is not just a profession for Dr.Hemani Kaur, it is a passion that she has pursued her entire life. She is ever passionate about making a positive impact on her patient’s life and changing their outlook towards dental health. She has been inspired by her mother to become a dentist and shares her enthusiasm towards dentistry with her for she is a dentist as well and still practices today. Dr. Kaur says, “My profession defines me and is an integral part of me. I love making people smile and help guide them towards the right choices for them in the long run.”
Dr. Kaur received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Nitte University (which is affiliated with the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India). Then she did her residency as a general dentist at MAMC (Maulana Azad Medical College), New Delhi. Upon finishing her residency, Dr. Kaur worked as a general dentist in New Delhi.
In 1999, Dr. Kaur joined the prestigious Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University and started the advanced standing program. She graduated from that program with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2001. Upon graduation, she acquired a practice in Frederick, Maryland, and later joined us at Esthetique Dentistry.
When Dr. Kaur is not seeing patients, she is spending time with her husband, a systems engineer, and her sons, two budding artists and musicians. She also enjoys cooking, shopping, and music.
Meet Dr. Patel
Dr. Nishal Patel was born in New York, but did her schooling in Chester, Virginia. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from James Madison University and had obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. Dr. Patel further completed one year of General Practice Residency at Wellspan York Hospital in York, Pennsylvania. At Wellspan she got extensive experience in managing all spheres of dentistry in a hospital setting for both adults and the children. Dr Patel loves to know her patients, their care is of prime importance to her. She has a very caring and pleasant demeanor which makes her patients relaxed and comfortable in her care.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Patel spends time with her husband, family and friends. She enjoys arts and crafts, cooking and traveling.
Meet Dr. Hwang
Dr. Hwang was born in Seoul, Korea. When she was 12 years old, her family immigrated to Canada where she finished her undergraduate studies in Life Sciences and Music at Queen's University. After graduating from Queen's University in Canada, Dr Hwang moved to Boston, MA, where she received her DMD degree from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Since graduating from dental school in 2009, she has worked at various private offices in Massachusetts. Dr Hwang has been in Ashburn VA since 2017. She has special interest in pediatric dentistry and is licensed to administer nitrous oxide for patients with anxiety. Dr Hwang puts patients' interest as her top priority and believes in giving comprehensive and high quality of care. Dr Hwang is fluent in Korean. In her free time she enjoys skating, swimming and hiking with her family.
Meet Our Prosthodontist
Why are so many people seeing this Dentist?
Dr. Garima K. Talwar brings not only many years of experience to Esthetique, but her dedication to cosmetic and full mouth reconstructive dentistry has won her many patients who have experienced life changing results.
Dr. Talwar received her Doctor of Dental Science from Loma Linda University and MS in Prosthodontics from the University of Maryland. She is a Diplomate of American Board of Prosthodontics and a Fellow of The American College of Prosthodontists. Prosthodontics is a Dental specialty which required three years of additional training after one has become a dentist. The specialty focuses on complex cosmetic and reconstructive Dentistry.
She takes extensive continuing education on a regular basis to further her expertise and be conversant with latest in her field and is also a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Post Graduate Program of Prosthodontics at the University Of Maryland School Of Dentistry.
The focus of her office is on the ‘age old concept of care’, the basis of all treatment at Esthetique Dentistry. This exceptional care and her dedication to Cosmetic and Reconstructive Dentistry has always been a life changing experience for her patients, and their Testimonials are self evident of that.
Caitriona has lived in Virginia all of her life. She went to Bishop O'Connell Highschool in Arlington and she studied Dental Hygiene at Northern Virginia Community College. She has been a dental hygienist for over 30 years. She prides herself on educating patients to have a healthy smile and catering to patients with dental anxiety. She has 3 beautiful children and 2 gorgeous grandchildren. As a resident of Loudoun County for 17 years, Caitriona has been very active in her community. In her spare time she loves to be outdoors; she has a boat she uses for fishing or for family outings on the water. She also enjoys concernts, good football and most importantly spending time with her family.
Ozra began her career as a hygienist in 1996. She recently returned to school and obtained another Bachelor's Degree in Science. She credits her passion for dentistry to working with a periodontist as her first job. She enjoys being a hygienist because it allows her to not only clean and remove bacteria from the mouth, but it is also a great opportunity to teach healthy habits to her patients. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her friends and family. She enjoys hosting dinner parties at her home on the weekends, and spending time with her sons.
Meet the Ashburn Office Team
We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.
We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
Patient Care Administrator
Diana, our Patient Care Administrator, not only is our excellent appointment scheduler, but will be helping you with any questions you may have about finances and understanding your dental insurance benefits. She also assists with day to day operations including patient correspondence and records. She began her dental career in 2011 and joined our team in 2013. The favorite part of her job is seeing how a beautiful smile can completely change someone's life. Diana believes that she and the rest of our team are all genuinely interested in providing change that will last a lifetime. She lives in Manassas, VA and loves spending time with her son, reading, and crocheting.
Patient Care Administrator
Tanson has been with our office almost 4 years! He has helped many patients learn about their treatment, insurances and financial options in our office. His favorite thing about working in the dental field is the relationships you develop with patients along the way! He grew up in Southern California and moved to Virginia in 2010 after some time in Illinois, where he went to college for music performance. Tanson enjoys karaoke nights with friends and playing volleyball. He is an avid dog lover, having had many dogs as he was growing up. He currently resides in Woodbridge, VA.
Patient Care Coordinator
Rachel has recently joined our team and has been a great addition to our family. She was born in Virginia and has lived here all of her life. Growing up with 7 brothers and 2 sisters, Rachel learned to multi-task and be a team player very early in her life! Today she uses her skills to help our patients with appointments and treatment details. She has been working in the dental field for 6 years, and her favorite thing about working in dentistry is seeing all of our patients’ lovely smiles! In her free time, she loves to sing karaoke and spend time with her cat-daughter Spooky.
Patient Care Coordinator
Maral was born in Iran but she has lived in Prince William County most of her life. Her background in customer service allowed her to transition into a strong Patient Coordinator and we are excited to see her grow in the dental field. Maral has 2 children who live in our area. She loves to do triathlons and marathons, and she creates her own homeopathic remedies in her spare time. Her favorite thing about working in the dental field is knowing that your mouth determines your overall health and how important it is that we educate patients on prevention methods to minimize the risk of other illnesses in our bodies. Seeing happy smiles is just an added bonus!
Irene is an Ashburn local and has been with us since 2010. She has been in the dental field since 2004 and looks forward every day working with the doctors here at Esthetique for she believes the team is very caring and thoughtful. She is an avid photographer in her free time, taking photos of local nature such as Potomac Falls. She is originally from the Philippines and enjoys collecting native accessories. Irene also loves getting together and spending time with her family.
Janis joined our team almost 3 years ago as a dental assistant. She started her dental career in El Salvador, where she worked as a hygienist for more than 10 years. Janis' favorite thing about working in the dental field is helping patients achieve a beatiful smile, and the relationship you build with patients during that journey. Janis has four sons who live in this area, as well as a bulldog named Dozer. In her free time she enjoys watching movies, cross-stitching and spending time with her family.
Leynie was born in Miami Dade Florida. In 2012 she moved to Cali, Colombia where she studied Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting at Instituto de Tecnicas Integradas Multiples del Occidente Limitada. She is very interested in the dental field because she enjoys educating patients on the importance of maintaining their oral and dental wellness. Leynie has been in the dental field since 2015 and is planning on continuing her education since she is very passionate about what she does. In her free time she likes to travel, play volleyball and badminton and she also loves to swim.
Diana was born and raised in Colombia. She has been in the dental field since 2010. Most recently, Diana received her Bachelor's Degree with honors in Biology form Abilene Christian University and currently she is pursuing her Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership and Healthcare Admin at Regent University. What she enjoys the most about her job is being able to learn, both from patients and Doctors as well as helping to provide the best and most comfortable care to the patients. The highlight of her day at work is when she gets to see a grateful smile. Diana spends her free time being trained to become a leader in her church. She loves spending time with her husband and son, and the rest of her family.
Fatemeh joined our office a year ago as a clinical assistant. Previously, Fatemeh brother Hossein worked with our office as a dental assistant, but he is pursuing his degree in dentistry currently. She started her dental career recently but she has proven herself a natural in the dental field. Her favorite part about dentistry is helping patients achieve the smile they've always wanted. In her spare time, Fatemeh enjoys reading and working out.
Farin has been in the dental field since 2013. In 2011 she moved to the United States from Iran, where she was a music and arts instructor. She became passionate about dentistry because she believes dentistry is a form of art. She has a 14yo daughter and a 3 yo Yorkie named Rex. In her spare time she enjoys playing string instruments often played in Turkey or Iran. She is an avid painter, and she continues to teach music and art classes to students in our area.
Tour Our Office
We understand your need to receive treatment in a practice that makes you feel comfortable, safe, and welcome. Please feel free to schedule an appointment or stop by for a complete tour of our practice.
You will get to meet our team, walk through our office and treatment areas, and learn more about the treatments we provide.