Meet Our Team

Maharay — Registered Dental Hygienist

Maharay graduated with a Bachelors in Psychology from the University of Illionis at Chicago in 2009.  She continued her education at Harper College where she received an Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene in 2013.  Prior to becoming a hygienist, Maharay worked for over five years as a dental assistant, hence her great enthusiasm in becoming a hygienist.  On her off days, Maharay likes to spend time with her family back in Chicago, travel, attend music festivals, and watch a good movie.


Estefania — Registered Dental Assistant

Estefania is full of joy, enthusiasm and always with a smile. With a positive attitude, she loves to create a caring and comfortable environment for all her patients.  “I love what I do and can’t imagine waking up to any other job.”  Favorite phrase:  “Good morning!”




Liliana– Registered Dental Assistant

Liliana has been part of the Nova Dental  Care team since 2008. Starting as an adminstrative assistant,  she became very interested and passionate about caring for our patients dental needs. She has since transitioned to become a registered dental assistant. “It is so nice and rewarding going to a job everyday that i enjoy so much!”

Yaritza — Registered Dental Assistant

Hello, my name is Yaritza and I am very glad to be a part of this team.  I’ve been a part of Nova Dental Care since September of 2014, and I wouldn’t want it any other way.  I absolutely love putting a smile on people’s faces and lending a helping hand when needed.  

“I look forward to meeting you soon, have a blessed day!”


Teresa — Administrative Team 

Teresa loves building personal relationships, working through treatment concerns, and creating financial plans for our patients.  She has been a part of our team since 2010.  In her spare time she loves spending time with her kids who keep busy with sports.  She is also a huge fan of the show The Walking Dead and is waiting on the final season of Prison Break to start.  Her favorite phrase is “Tacos are Life”.


Yoana — Administrative Team and Registered Dental Assistant

Yoana joined our team in 2007.  She has been in the dental industry for 10 years.  What Yoana loves most about her job is the patients she sees and her coworkers that she has the pleasure of working with.  Outside the office Yoana loves spending time with her daughter.  She enjoys watching The History Channel and surprisingly does not like The Walking Dead.  Her favorite person in the world is her co-worker Teresa who inspires her with her unique capabilities.