As a Dentist with more than ten years of clinical experience I’m very passionate about my profession and view Dentistry as a great way to help my patients live healthier lives.
It is my belief that clinical skills and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I recognize that patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me to take care of their oral health care needs. That is exactly why I value each and every patient relationship in order to provide customized treatments based on the latest scientific research and technology.
Dr. Richard Tami is a board certified periodontist. He served as a Board Examiner in 2008 to 2010. He was the past president of the Virginia Society of Periodontology and is a member of the American College of Dentist. Dr. Tami has been featured in the Washingtonian, Northern Virginia Magazine, and Virginia Living Magazines as Top Periodontist since 2008 to present. He was also the Founder and Past President of the Woodbridge Dental Study Club and was Inducted into the Prince William County “Walk of Fame” in 2016. This induction was to honor his construction of the baseball field for disabled children.
Dr. Tami has been married to his wife Joyce for 44 years. They have three lovely children and are now blessed with four grandchildren. Dr. Tami’s interest outside of dentistry includes golf, scuba diving, and cycling.
Kandice is excited to be a part of the Breeze Dental family as the Office Manager!
She has over 10 years of experience in dental office management, accounts receivables and payables, billing, and collections. In addition, her most recent years have been dedicated as the office manager for our dentist, Dr. Stringham.
Overall, Kandice prides herself on her determination and dedication to her practice and patients. She believes patient education is one of the fundamentals of managing a dental practice. Ultimately, she looks forward to implementing new ideas to grow the practice.
Beate assists the dentist and has worked as a hygienist in oral surgery for over ten years in Germany. In addition, she has been with our practice for 12 years but has been working in the dental field for over 40 years.
Beate is our efficiency and planning expert. Her smile is genuine and reflects a gentle heart.
Nazia has recently joined our team as our new Patient Coordinator. You’ll find her at our Front Desk, utilizing her years of experience to welcome patients, handle their needs and concerns, as well as answering phones, and all facets of a busy dental
In addition, she enjoys meeting new people and learning something new every day. In her free time, she loves to play workout, travel, and spend time with family. Overall, her experience and friendly disposition is a great asset to our practice!
Veronica has been in the dental field for the past 15 years. Before joining our practice, Veronica worked for Northern Virginia community college medical campus assisting dentists. There, she assisted a variety of dental specialists ranging from periodontists, endodontists, and oral surgeons.
She was able to put to good use all of her knowledge and skills that she has gained throughout her dental career. Plus, she’s been cross-trained to work in front and behind the office desk, which makes her a great addition to our team.