Angel K. Youd - RDH, BS
Angel has been a resident of the Washington D.C. area for over 20 years. She attended The University of Maryland Baltimore, College of Dental Surgery Dental School, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene. While in school she received The HU- FRIEDY GOLDEN SCALER AWARD, for exemplifying the qualities of humanitarianism, ethical standards, devotion to the profession and clinical excellence. She also received THE LISA MAZZA MEMORIAL AWARD for outstanding interest and participation in the Maryland Chapter of Student American Dental Hygienists’ Association. She is licensed to practice in both D.C. and Maryland, and is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist Association.
Angel has been with Drs. Phillips and Cooper since August 2003. She enjoys the career choice of dental hygiene because it allows her to devote attention to improving patients/clients overall health via good oral health with a focus on patient education, and motivation with individual instruction and treatment planning. Her future goal is to become active in the community and invest time in public health concerns.
Mariza Cabico - R.D.H.
Mariza was born and grew up in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She graduated from Liocos Sur Agricultural College Sta. Maria, Ilocos Sur , and then attended the National University in Manila to study dentistry, graduating with a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine in 1995. She married her wonderful husband and immigrated to the United States in 1997. She worked as a dental assistant in the office of Drs. Phillips and Cooper for several years and then decided to enroll in dental hygiene school at Howard University. She completed her training in Dental Hygiene in the Fall of 2004. She and her husband have two lovely children. It has not taken Mariza long to move into the role of her new position in the practice, and the practice is fortunate to have her back.
Danya Mason - Dental Assistant
Danya Mason was born in Cheverly, MD and attended Friendly Senior High School in Prince Georges County. She is a Certified Dental Assistant and has attended the University of the District of Columbia. Danya has been an assistant with Drs Phillips and Cooper for 6 years. She is the proud mother of two children, 2 1/2 and 11 months. Danya enjoys her career as an assistant, especially the surgical role in bone grafting and implants. She would like to further her education by attending dental hygiene school someday. Within the office she has a wide knowledge of operations in the assisting arena and the front desk administrative functions. In her spare moments she enjoys spending quality time with her husband and 2 girls.
Susan Albo -Patient Coordinator
Susan was born in the Central Visayas of the Philippines and earned a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration at the University of San Jose-Recoletos. She has entered the office with no dental experience and has demonstrated amazing abilities to learn quickly and efficiently. These talents, combined with her pleasant personality, have made Susan a welcome addition to our team. We are glad to have her aboard.