Rebecca has been with Rosedale Dental for three years and has 13 years of experience in dentistry. She completed the dental hygiene program at the Community College of Baltimore County and is advancing her knowledge with continuing education programs. The profession runs in the family! Rebecca became interested in the field from her grandmother who was a hygienist.
Her main responsibilities include educational hygiene instruction, preventative hygiene care, and oral cancer screenings.
Rebecca describes herself as dependable, friendly, adaptable, easy-going, and quirky. Outside the office, Rebecca loves to visit the ocean, go to museums, day trips to the zoo, park, and other fun, local activities with her family. At home, she has a daughter and two dogs. She also volunteers at a pair of nursing homes.
Cathleen has worked at Rosedale Dental for three-and-a-half years, but has 25 years of experience in dentistry. She received her education and training from the Community College of Baltimore County.
Cathleen’s responsibilities include assisting Dr. Wendy Rose-Hyatt with various procedures and ordering supplies for the office. Her favorite thing about the job is helping people look and feel better.
Cathleen describes herself as funny, easy-going, hard-working, and energetic. She has been married for 15 years and has a step-daughter, Taylor, who is a ballerina! Her son is 13 and a sports fanatic.
Outside the office, Cathleen likes to work out, hike with her family, and has a love of photography. She also volunteers with the school system and works part-time as a Nerium brand partner, a business that focuses on health and wellness.
Chanel is the newest member of the Rosedale Dental team, starting in May 2017! She is no stranger to the field however, having worked in dentistry for 10 years.
At Rosedale Dental, she checks patients out after appointments, presents treatment plans and financial options for patients, verifies insurance, confirms appointments, along with responding to emails and fielding incoming calls. The part she loves most about her job is watching how each patient is treated as if they were a friend or family member.
Chanel describes herself as reliable, dependable, compassionate, ambitious, and honest. Outside the office, Chanel enjoys attending family gatherings, going to the pool, and watching movies.
Dr. Ava Parakhoodi
Dr. Ava Parakhoodi earned her doctorate of dental medicine from the prestigious Ivy-league institution the University of Pennsylvania.
She continued her education with advanced training in the General Dentistry program at Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine and later Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville where she expanded her expertise in the most modern concepts in dentistry including cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, implant dentistry, and endodontics. Dr. Parakhoodi devoted much of her time to ongoing education in the most modern concepts in dentistry to provide the highest quality of patient care.
Mychyle has been with Rosedale Dental for two years, and has seven years of experience in dentistry. Educated at All-State Career School, Mychyle is currently working on her post-graduate degree!
Her responsibilities at Rosedale Dental aren’t just limited to patient care. She works with the greater dental team to provide many services and help patients walk out the door with the quality smile they deserve!
Mychyle describes herself as driven, refined, caring, and cultured. Outside of the office, she enjoys playing tennis, cooking, and traveling. She also has a desire to study culinary arts.
Lisa has been with Rosedale Dental for 17 years, and has 34 years of experience in dentistry! Besides being the friendly voice you hear on the phone, Lisa sends out insurance claims, follows up on insurance matters, handles payments, checks in patients, and helps keep the office running smoothly!
One of her favorite things about working at Rosedale Dental is seeing the smiling faces of patients after they receive treatment.
Outside of the office, Lisa loves going to Baltimore Ravens games, Orioles games and heading to the beach. Her love for the Ravens is displayed in her community work with Ravens Nest, a charitable organization that performs community service in Hartford County.