Sterling Virginia's favorite Dental Team
we look forward to helping you put your best face forward!
Dr. Claustro's team is here to make your experience as comfortable and worry-free as possible. They are dedicated to their patients and are happy to answer any questions you might have regarding your appointment.
Julie Doiron | Patient & Financial Coordinator
From reviewing your treatment options to helping you plan your investment in your oral health, Julie is here to help make your experience with our team as smooth as possible. She brings to the team her enthusiasm to elevate your level of care through customer service, and goes above and beyond to help you better maximize your insurance benefits.
Julie earned her B.A. in Communications from James Madison University and has experience in business ownership and management. A Virginia native, Julie lives with her husband and is proud of their three wonderful children -- one of which is attending SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in New York. Having previously owned her own Art Gallery with her family, Julie has been a well-respected and outgoing member of the Leesburg/Loudoun County Community for many years. Outside of the office, Julie enjoys sampling fresh beer (especially at Loudoun Brewing!), networking, and rooting for the Redskins!
Julie is an active member of the Loudoun Chamber of Commerce and the American Academy of Dental Office Managers.
Fun Fact: Julie started out as a Vocal Jazz major before switching to Communications at JMU.
Dee Hutchinson | Patient & Scheduling Coordinator
Dee is here to help you find and make the time to take care of your smile. Starting out as a patient of the practice, Dee understands that anxiety and a busy life can be a road block to moving forward with recommended treatment and preventive care. Our patients recognize her kind willingness to go out of her way to help you stay accountable for your oral health.
Dee joined our practice after earning her her Applied Science Degree in Business Management from Northern Community College. After dedicating her time to raising her three beautiful children, she has re-entered the workforce with confidence and poise, while continuing to be the super mom she is! In between patient care and shuttling her kids from band practice and dance rehearsals, Dee can be found training for marathons and spending quality time with her husband.
Fun Fact: Dee and her husband were on the Rachel Ray show for a "celebrity makeover" as Will and Jada Smith!
Heather Van Luen | Registered Dental Hygienist
Heather is here to help you maintain healthy teeth and gums for years to come. Through patient education and specialized techniques, Heather works closely with Dr. Claustro to ensure you understand the status of your oral health and achieve the highest level of dental care. Heather truly cares for her patients and takes a personal stake in their health.
Our patients appreciate Heather's attention to detail and gentle touch during their dental hygiene visits.
Having grown up in Oregon and California, Heather graduated from Sonoma State University with a BA in English and went on to teach homeschoolers in the San Francisco Bay area. Ready for a career change, Heather moved to Portland, OR and earned her Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Following her motto to, "Never Turn Down An Adventure," she sold whatever didn't fit in her car and drove East. She fell in love with Northern Virginia and finds joy in her job. In her off time, Heather enjoys cooking, watching movies, and visiting local wineries.
Heather is a member of the local Hygiene Chapter of the Greater Loudoun Seattle Study Club -- a prestigious national group dedicated to advancing dental care through continuing education.
Fun Fact: Heather is teaching herself to speak French! So if you speak the language... make sure to test out her skills!
Tanya Jordan | Dental Assistant
As a Dental Assistant, Tanya is Dr. Claustro's right-hand woman in ensuring patient safety, comfort, and quality care before, during, and after your dental procedure. From maintaining strict sterilization protocols, to holding your hand during the dreaded injection, Tanya is here to help put your mind at ease during. Her warm smile and sassy personality reminds our patients that we are a group of kind people treating people.
The first in her family to go to college, Tanya proudly earned her Applied Science Degree in Dental Assisting from Fortis College in Columbia, SC. She values hard work and education, and strives to set a positive example for those around her. A single mother to four wonderful children, Tanya moved to Northern Virginia to be closer to her eldest son who plays career football. Although she is worried about the colder weather and misses the South Carolina BBQ, she has fallen in love with her new community here in Loudoun County. Tanya enjoys shopping, dancing, and spending time with her family.
Fun Fact: Tanya is a self-proclaimed fashionista and is addicted to shoes.
Jarriel Williams | Dental Assistant
(Re)Joining us on a part-time basis, Jarriel helps Tanya ensure patient comfort and care. In addition to maintaining the highest level of sterilization and patient care, Jarriel makes sure that our state-of-the-art equipment is properly serviced and maintained.
Our patients love Jarriel's easy-going nature and appreciate his ability to make them smile.
Formerly a full-time member of the team, Jarriel broke our patients' hearts by resigning his position as Dr. Claustro's Dental Assistant to pursue his dream career in Dental Hygiene at Virginia Western Community College. Despite his busy academic schedule, Jarriel wanted to rejoin the team in order to further enhance his understanding of dentistry and patient care. Jarriel is originally from Durham, North Carolina and is happily married. When not studying, Jarriel enjoys spending time with his wife (dragging her to action movies), pumping iron at LA Fitness, and watching all of the sports on TV.
Fun Fact: Jarriel loves superhero movies and his favorite super hero is currently Captain America.