Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As dental professionals, we stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. We recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in our team. That is just one reason why we value each and every patient relationship.
We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Dr. Cyrus Allafi
Dr. Cyrus Allafi is committed to providing the highest quality dental care for families in our community. He seeks to educate every patient about the state of their oral health and obtain complete oral health.
Dr. Allafi was born and raised in Montgomery County. He received his bachelor’s in Biology at the Johns Hopkins University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland Dental School in Baltimore, MD. He is a proud member of the American Dental Association, ICOI, and is active in the Maryland Implant Society. Dr. Allafi is committed to lifelong learning in the dental field and attends many continuing education courses each year to stay on top of the latest dental technology available in modern dentistry including 3D imaging and printing. His experience and training in topics such as implants, oral surgery, and prosthetics translate into advanced care at the practice.
Dr. Allafi resides in nearby Rockville, MD with his wife (Dr Saba) and their daughter Saba and new son Kian. Outside of the office he likes bicycling, hiking, gardening, and traveling. He engineered one of the first private natural pools in Montgomery County and is experimenting with different gardening techniques in their backyard.
Dr. Helen Ong
Dr. Helen Ong obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She was recognized for her clinical aptitude and was a recipient of the Academy of General Dentistry senior student award. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Cornell University, where she majored in Biology & Society.
Dr. Ong pursued postgraduate training in advanced dentistry through a general practice residency at Montefiore Medical Center. She performs all phases of general dentistry for patients of all ages including preventative and restorative care, root canal therapy, dental pain management, and Invisalign orthodontics. Dr. Ong is committed to life-long learning and stays up to date on the latest dental advancements in order to offer her patients the highest quality of care.
Dr. Ong is from New York City but currently resides in Silver Spring. When she is not caring for her patients, Dr. Ong enjoys hiking, traveling, and trying new restaurants. Dr. Ong is fluent in Chinese.
Dr. Sara Saba
Dr. Saba understands that every patient’s needs are unique and provides a treatment plan tailored specifically to the patient. She takes the time to listen to each patient and makes sure that their dental experience is as comfortable as possible.
Dr. Saba graduated from Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville and continued her education at the University of Maryland – College Park, where she received her bachelors in Biochemistry. She continued her education at the University of Maryland – Baltimore, College of Dental Surgery where she graduated in the top third of her class. At graduation she was awarded the American Academy of Oral-facial Pain Award.
Dr. Saba’s passion is food – her two favorite cuisines of food are Peruvian and Persian. If you haven’t tried either ask her for recommendations to local restaurants. Her second favorite thing to do (and it’s a very close second) is to travel. After hours she runs a seasonal outdoor Yoga studio in Rockville called Yoga in the Secret Garden.