Meet Our Team

Frances Joannides, RDH

Frances is a Registered Dental Hygienist. Graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Health and Wellness Education, Frances has been in the dental industry since 1998.  Frances has enjoyed working with Dr. LaViola for over 9 years and loves helping people make a change in their life with improvements to their dental health. She is very passionate about her work and feels as though her job is not just to clean teeth but to help contribute to treatment discovery with Dr. LaViola as she’s trained to recognize compromised areas in the oral cavity.

Born and raised in Alexandria, VA Frances enjoys traveling, interior decorating, shopping, horseback riding and spending time with her husband and kids. Her favorite quote is “Why live an ordinary life when you can live an extraordinary one“, Tony Robbins.