Opitz Family Dental
 
 

Our Practice

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Our Mission 

Welcome to Opitz Family Dental, conveniently located near Potomac Mills in Woodbridge, Virginia.

When you visit Opitz Family Dental, your dental health is our top priority.  Our mission is to provide you with personalized, gentle care that you deserve and guide you to make more informed decisions about your oral health needs.

Meet Your Dentist

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Young Cho, D.D.S.

Dr. Cho is committed to providing exceptional care to his patients. You will be impressed with his calm and friendly personality and the amount of time he spends to listen to your needs and concerns. 

Dr. Cho is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. He has been exposed to various fields of dentistry, including preventative and cosmetic dental treatments. He has worked at several private dental practices in Richmond, Newport News, McLean, and Alexandria, VA. When Dr. Cho is not in the office, he is at continuing education training, attending lectures and study clubs and meeting other local dentists, specialists and reps to enhance his professional growth and deliver advanced dental care to his patients.

Dr. Cho is an active member of the following professional organizations:  

  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Virginia Dental Association 
  • American Dental Association

Dr. Cho has been married for almost ten years to his wife, Sook. Sook is a teacher at Fairfax County Public Schools and has been teaching in Virginia for almost 10 years.  They have a four year old dog, Bentley, who loves to take long walks at Burke Lake Park.

Dr. Cho enjoys traveling, golfing, exploring new restaurants in the DMV, playing his guitar and drawing portraits.  Dr. Cho also speaks fluent Korean and welcomes patients from the Korean-speaking community.  

Dr. Cho and his friendly staff invite you and your family to visit Opitz Family Dental and enjoy the relaxing, family-like dental environment for yourself! 

Meet Your Team 

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     Shayne Roberts, Office Administrator  

Shayne has worked at Opitz Family Dental since 2011 where she has taken on the duties of the front desk position. Prior to settling in Virginia, Shayne has resided in New York, California, Hawaii, and New Hampshire. Shayne is married and has one son and two dogs. In her free time, she loves to read, cook, run, entertain family and friends, and travel with her husband and son.

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        Susan Dunmire, Dental Hygienist 

Susan Dunmire is a registered dental hygienist who graduated from Northern Virginia Community College. She is originally from Alabama. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienist Association and the Lloyd  F. Moss Free Clinic Dental Committee. She enjoys volunteering at church activities and providing free dental hygiene care with different volunteer organizations in Virginia. Girl Scouts holds a special place in her heart as she helps co-lead Girl Scout Day Camp where teen scouts plan and lead camp for elementary scouts one week each summer. She feels it is a privilege to work with her patients to help improve their health.

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     Cerina Kulak, Financial Coordinator

Cerina started her dental journey in 2009 and enjoys learning new aspects of dentistry. She  sees her patients as extended family and strives to make sure every experience at Opitz Family Dental is wonderful and comfortable. She hopes to continue her education to become a dental hygienist in the future. She enjoys reading and going on new adventures with her daughter. 

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         Crystal Smith, Dental Hygienist

Crystal has been working in the dental field for over 15 years. She worked as a full time dental assistant for five years and finding that she liked the dental profession, she applied and was accepted to Virginia Western Community College in Roanoke, VA. Crystal received her degree and license for dental hygiene in May of 2003 and has been working as a hygienist since graduation. She greatly enjoys helping people with their oral health care needs and calming their fears of dentistry. Crystal was born and raised in Prince William County and still has family in the area. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 5 year old son. As a family they enjoy hiking, kayaking and many other outdoor activities.

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       Gabriela Amurrio, Dental Assistant

Gabriela earned her Dental Assisting Certificate at Everest college here in Woodbridge, VA. She started her career speacializing in pediatrics, later moving on to general dentistry to broaden her knowledge. She always strives to go an extra mile to ensure each patient’s experience is a positive one. In her spare time, she enjoys going on adventures with her husband and stepson. 

 

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