Meet Our Team
Dr. Palwinder Kaur, DDS
Dr. Palwinder Kaur has been in the profession of dentistry little over 25 years
Dr. Kaur has served patients in Stafford, Dumfries, Herndon, and Centreville Virginia
as well as other surrounding communities. Her primary goal as a practitioner is
to ensure that each one of her patients receives the highest available standard
of dental care. Originally from India, Dr. Kaur pursued a bachelor’s degree in dentistry
and practiced in a dental school for five years. Here, she taught diagnoses, treatment
planning, and periodontics. She continued her dental education in the United States
at New York University. There she received a bachelor’s degree in dentistry. Dr.
Kaur has since established five dental offices, however currently she is practicing
full time at the Gainesville location.
Dr Kaur strives to make all her patients experience a unique approach towards dental
care and is determined to provide an anxiety free dental home for patients of all
Dr. Kaur resides in Clifton with husband, a daughter and a son. In her spare times
she enjoys reading and quiet morning walks.
Apneet is originally from Northern India and arrived in the states in 1996. She
completed her Bachelors of Science Degree in 1996 during her time in India, and
her Associates Degree of Science in Dental Hygiene, in 2009 after arriving in the
states, at Northern Virginia Community College. She currently has her CPR, first
aid, and x-ray certifications. Also, she is fluent in English, but her first languages
are Punjabi, Hindi, and Urdu.
Since 2009 she is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association. Apneet keeps
up with the continuing education and is very keen on learning and implementing the
latest patient care philosophy and recommendations by various American healthcare
associations. She volunteers at her church on Sundays and in organizations such
as “Mission of Mercy and Give Kids a Smile,” to educate families about oral health
Providing the best oral healthcare to patients is her passion! Apneet has been working
with Dr. Kaur since 2013 and shares the same philosophy as Dr. Kaur and believes
in providing a comfortable, caring dental home for her patients.
Watching movies, hiking, and spending time with family is what she enjoys the most
in her spare time.
Ashly was born in Texas and moved to Virginia in 1999. She has been in the field
of dentistry for about 17 years now. Ashly has worked as a chairside Dental assistant
in all aspects of dentistry including 5 years in orthodontics and as a patient coordinator.
Ashly has received her X-ray, CPR, and first aid certifications as well as a Health
Science Certificate and Associates Degree in Science at Lord Fairfax Community College.
She has volunteered in organization known as “Operation Smile “which treats the
newborns with cleft palate and cleft lip anomalies.
Ashly is proud to be a member of the Gainesville Dental Arts team because she believes
in “Let’s Share Smiles; Now and Forever!”
Shannon Brown is originally from Boston, Massachusetts, but grew up in Germany and the Netherlands.
He moved to Virginia in 1996 and has resided here since then. He began his career in the dental field 5 years ago. He joined as a proud member of the Gainesville Dental Arts team in 2016, and is happy to be apart of a team that goes above and beyond to ensure patients leave smiling!
Shannon completed his CPR, First Aid and AED training and certification. He has also attended courses focusing on Business of Dentistry and Communication to enhance his knowledge in his administrative position.
In his spare time, Shannon enjoys spending time with his girlfriend Sarah and their dog Princess.
Milagros F, Abril (Millie)
Millie joined our team in 2018 with more than decade of dental experience. She is passionate about providing respectful care and service to patients, especially those who come in with discomfort.
Seeing patients smile, thanks in part to her hard work, is the most rewarding part of working as a dental assistant. Millie is originally from Peru, and she attended NOVA Northern Virginia Community college, where she studied English as second language. Millie is fluent in both English and Spanish, and would be happy to communicate with our patients in either language. She is also a certified dental assistant, and holds a CPR and X-ray certification. She has expanded her knowledge and continued her education in dental Implantology by attending the ADA seminars in Washington DC.
In her spare time she enjoys doing Zumba, going to gym, playing volleyball and traveling!.
At Gainesville Dental Arts, she ensures her patients’ have a comfortable experience and leave smiling after every appointment!