Ionela is married and has a long-haired Chihuahua named Little Man. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, exercising, baking, and spending time with her family.
AAS; Monroe Community College; Rochester, NY
“My everyday goal is to connect with my patients’ needs and help them achieve and maintain optimal oral health. My favorite motto is, ‘The key to patient care is caring for the patient’.”
Ionela loves watching the shows Chopped, Modern Family, What Would You Do?, and anything on Animal Planet. Her favorite books are anything related to Greek mythology.
American Dental Hygienists’ Association, Phi Theta Kappa honor society, New Mexico Dental Association
Walk For Smiles fundraiser
Dental Studies Professionalism Award – Class of 2012
Graduated with distinction, dean’s list for academic achievement