Oscar is originally from El Salvador and moved to Virginia eighteen years ago. Oscar joined Capital Area Health Network team in November of 2010 after receiving a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from VCU School of Dentistry. He’s been in the dental field for seventeen years and is dedicated to providing complete and comprehensive care based on the individual needs of his patients. He is passionate about his career and a strong believer that education is the first step to empowering patients to take an active role in their personal oral hygiene and overall health. He is a big believer in dentistry for everyone no matter age or socioeconomic status. Oscar regularly volunteers with CAHN and other organizations in several community events. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. His main hobby is playing bass and guitar in different bands around Richmond. He also enjoys cooking, going camping, hiking and other outdoor activities. He is an active member of the Virginia Dental Hygienists’ Association.