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Johana Nieto, DDS

Falls Church, VA Dentist - Dr. Johana Nieto, DDS
Dr. Nieto earned her Dental Degree in 1992 graduating at the top 1% of her class. After several years in private practice she decided to further her education and was accepted to a two year hospital based residency at Louisiana Health Sciences Center- LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans.

During her residency she obtained advance training in oral surgery, implant dentistry, cosmetic and restorative dentistry as well as sedation dentistry. She excelled during the program and was named OR Senior Chief Resident. After graduation in July 2002 she went to private practice in New Orleans where she was actively involved with the dental profession until she relocated to the Northern Virginia area after Hurricane Katrina in 2006.

She continued working in private practice in the Virginia area and has recently moved to the City of Falls Church.

In order to assure that you are getting the best dental care that modern dentistry has to offer, Dr. Nieto is passionate about furthering her education by consistently attending lectures, courses and conferences.

Dr. Nieto has been named one of America´s Top Dentists by the Consumers´ Research Council of America.

Edison Abril, DDS, MSD

 Falls Church, VA Dentist - Dr. AbrilDr. Abril is a board certified periodontist. He earned his diploma as a general practitioner dentist in Bogotá, Colombia where he worked in private practice for a couple of years before moving to United States with the intention of pursuing his specialization in periodontics. He received both his diploma in periodontics and his master of science in dentistry (research) from Saint Louis University in Saint Louis, Missouri.

During his periodontal training, Dr. Abril acquired clinical experience in surgical and non-surgical procedures.  He is fully trained in treating all aspects of periodontics such as implant surgery, osseous grafting around natural teeth, osseous grafting around dental implants, gums plastic surgery in teeth with gum recession or in teeth with poor gum quality, esthetic (gummy smile) and restorative crown lengthening procedures, scaling and root planning (deep cleanings), periodontal maintenance, etc.

Dr. Abril is a present member of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), American Dental Association (ADA), Virginia Dental Association, and the Northern Virginia Dental Society. Furthermore, he has committed himself to continuing his education to constantly give his patients the best treatment they deserve.

Paola Sugajara, DDS

Dr. Paola SugajaraDr. Paola Sugajara is Board eligible Prosthodontist. She graduated from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima-Peru in 2001, earned her DDS in 2002. After getting her dental degree Dr. Sugajara traveled abroad to do a fellowship in the Fixed Prosthodontist department at Tohoku – University, Japan in 2002 and 2005.

Her eagerness and passion for Dentistry leaded her to specialize in Prosthodontics from 2013 to 2016 at Eastman Institute for Oral Health, Rochester- New York, where she also graduated from a 2 year program in Advance Education in general Dentistry, followed by GPR programs in 2011 and 2012 respectively.

Dr. Sugajara is dedicated to provide a high standard of dental care, very creative in her approach to patients and her goal is her patient’s satisfaction. she is an active member of the American College of Prosthodontic Society while she maintains a full time private practice limited to Prosthodontics and Restorative Cosmetics Dentistry in Virginia.

When her schedule allows her, she likes to travel abroad, going to different countries for new life experiences, visit her family in Peru. Also, she enjoys indoor activities with friends as playing bowling, dining out among others.