Samantha grew up in Williamsburg, Virginia and went to Jamestown High School. She then attended Longwood University to play field hockey on a scholarship and graduated in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. She has been with her husband Josh since 2008 and they live in Gloucester. They have a daughter named Brylee and 2 dogs, Bentley and Bailey. Samantha has been working for Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics since 2013. She loves her team here and having the best of both worlds being the office manager and occasionally dental assisting.
Maria was born in Detroit, Michigan and later moved to Dunnellon, Florida, where she calls home. Maria has lived in Virginia since 2013 with her three adorable children Jasmine, Jayden, and Talia. Maria is a recent graduate of ECPI Medical Careers Institute obtaining a degree in Dental Assisting. She has been is dentistry for over 4 years and is excited to be a part of the Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics’ team. In her spare time she loves to read, draw, and spend time with her family and friends.
Chris has been in dentistry since 2001, and is a practicing dental hygienist. She has been with Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics since 2007. Chris is a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads, and a college graduate of Old Dominion University for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees. In her spare time she enjoys playing with her dogs, working out and cooking.
Raven was born in Newport News. She was raised in Yorktown and graduated from Grafton High School. Raven has been working for Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics since 2012 and is currently the bookkeeper. She has a nine year old daughter, Aubree. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her dog, “Willis”, family, friends, cooking, traveling, and Starbucks.
Misti was raised in Gloucester county, and is a proud “Guinea”. She started working in dental shortly after high school in 2010 as a dental assistant. While assisting, she discovered a love for dental insurance, and helping patients get problem claims paid. She is now Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics’ insurance coordinator. Outside of work, she enjoys hunting, being on the water, and the company of great friends and family. She has 4 rescues (2 dogs, 2 cats), Misti joined us in 2015, and is a proud member of the Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics “family”.
Zoya is originally from Texas, but has spent most of her life in Newport News, Virginia. In 2013, she graduated from Hampton University with a Bachelors Degree in Biological Science, concentrating in Organisms, Ecology, and Biodiversity. In 2016, she graduated from ECPI University’s Medical Careers Institute with an Associates Degree in Dental Assisting. In Zoya’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, going new places, and learning about makeup artistry.
Eliza grew up all over the United States since her father is in the U.S. Air Force. She has traveled and lived in many interesting places and has attended 11 different schools, including college. Eliza settled down in Yorktown, Virginia with her husband Jason, whom she married March 3, 2018. Eliza is a graduate of ECPI University with an Associate’s Degree in Dental Assisting. We are so happy she is part of our team!
Megan was born and raised in Suffolk, Virginia, She graduated from Lakeland High School in 2012 and from the Practice Dental Assisting School of Virginia Beach in 2014. Megan has been with Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics since 2018. In Megan’s spare time she enjoys relaxing, going to the beach, crafting, and anything and everything Harry Potter.
Hailey was born and raised in Hanover, Virginia, She now lives in Newport News with her husband Caleb and two furbabies Cooper and Lilly. Hailey graduated from Today’s Dental Assisting School in November of 2017 with honors. She is excited to furhter her career in the dental field working for Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics. In Hailey’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and traveling around the world.
Ruth was born in Columbia and Raised in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She has 3 boys and 2 sun conure birds. She recently relocated to Yorktown, Virginia in May of 2018 due to her husband’s job. She has been in the dental field for over 10 years and really enjoys working with all the patients. She has been woth Dodson & Royzenblat Endodontics since 2018 and is happy to be part of the team.