Meet Our Staff!
Dr. Gwendolyn Daniels - Parks, DDS
Dr. Parks is a native Washingtonian and graduate of Howard University College of Dentistry. Dr. Gwendolyn Daniels-Parks has served the Maryland and D.C. area for over 25 years. She is committed to providing quality dental care and educating patients on maintaining a lifetime of good oral health. Dr. Parks is a member of the American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association and the Southern Maryland Dental Association.
Mary Lockett is a native Washingtonian. She has worked for Parks Family Dentistry as the office manager for 4 years. Mary attended Norfolk State University where she majored in Mass Communications and Business. Mary is a people-person and is dedicated to assisting patients in any way she can. In her spare time, Mary enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Dr. Tiffany Ashton, DDS
Dr. Tiffany Ashton is a dentist based in Silver Spring & Hyattsville, MD.
Dr. Ashton attended Howard University, where she received her dental degree. She completed her advanced training in Invisalign, dental implants, root canal therapy, prosthodontics, and periodontics at the University of Maryland. She also holds her bachelor’s degree from Florida International University.
Dr. Ashton believes that her goal is to provide the highest quality dental care in the most comfortable manner using the latest dental technology. Outside of her practice, Dr. Ashton enjoys musical theatre, travel, skiing, and ballroom dance.
During her consultations, Dr. Ashton explains patient's conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan.
Brittany Harris, RDH, BSDH
Brittany was born and raised in the Washington DC area. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park and a graduate of the University of Maryland Dental School Dental Hygiene program where she served as class President. She is the president-elect of the District of Columbia American Dental Hygienist's Association, and serves on the legislative board. Brittany is also an Oral Health Consultant, and travels across the DMV educating people about how to care for their teeth and gums. Brittany's hobbies also include painting, hiking, traveling and playing the bass guitar.
Rebecca joined our team in January of 2012. She is a Certified Dental Assistant and Licensed Radiation Technician in the state of Maryland. She is currently working towards a degree in Dental Hygiene at Howard Community College. What she loves the most about the office is the family oriented atmosphere and she enjoys working with the patients. In her spare time she likes to read and spend time with her family and siblings.
Silvia Daniels - Harris
Silvia is the receptionist for the Saturday team at Parks Family Dentistry. Silvia is passionate about providing service with a smile, and maintaining a friendly relationship with patients at the office. Silvia has been an educator for the DC Public School system for over 30 years. She received a bachelor's degree from DC Teacher's College and has a master's degree in reading education. Silvia is an avid member at her local church, where she also serves on the board. When Silvia is not helping patients or teaching children, she enjoys traveling and online shopping.