Mehnaz Aslam joined Aura in 2011 and brings with her a combined experience of dental assisting and admin management for over 10 years. Northern Virginia has been home to Mehnaz for 17 years. She obtained her Associates from Northern Virginia Community College and is currently attending Strayer University. She has always possessed an interest for making a difference in the health industry and after graduating from High School was headed in the direction to become a pharmacist, till she started a summer job at a dental office as a part-time scheduling coordinator. There she tapped into her deep-rooted passion for the field of Dentistry. This motivation sent her on a path to become a Dental Assistant, doing chair-side assisting and introduced her administrative side of the business, initially as a floating scheduling coordinator. Rest is history, but now she runs the daily affairs of the practice as an Office Manager and is the backbone of its success. She takes immense pride in her job and strives to provide outstanding patient service; every patient, every time. Mehnaz, is happily married, has a beautiful daughter and resides in Alexandria, VA.