Dentist in Highland
Our mission is to provide a welcoming environment where patients can feel safe and confident. We offer attentive, gentle and relaxing dental care. Our priority starts with treating you compassionately and helping you maintain a beautiful and healthy smile for life. We CARE and we LISTEN.
Meet the Doctor
Dr. Fay Nazari – Doctor
When you first meet Dr. Fay, as most of her patients call her, you’ll be struck by her warmth and gentle demeanor. For more than a decade Dr. Fay has been in the dental field. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland. Dr. Fay has worked with top dentists and children specialty practices in the area. She lives just minutes from the office with her two beautiful daughters. She is eager to make you smile. Just ask her patients.
Meet the Team
Christy Cummings – Office Manager / Receptionist
Christy loves working with Dr. Fay and staff. She has worked in the dental field since 2003 as a dental assistant, front desk coordinator, and as an office manager. She enjoys traveling with her daughter to cheer competitions and spending time with her. She is billing and coding certified. She enjoys working in the dental field due to the satisfaction that she sees from patients’ smiles as they leave after their appointment.
Mary Ann Maust – Receptionist
Mary Ann has seven years background in medical insurance billing and CPR certified. She has two beagles that occupy her time. She strives to make every patient feel welcome to Highland Family Dental Care.
Rongiuan Mu (Mu) – Dental Assistant
Mu has been Dr. Fay’s assistant for the past six years and loves working with her. She has been a dental assistant since 2008. She is from China, and has been married for the past six years. She is excited to assist in making every smile brighter. She enjoys shopping especially for shoes! She would love to show you the way to relieving your dental needs.
Kazumi Schwarz – Registered Dental Hygienist
Kazumi graduated from the University Of Maryland School Of Dentistry. She is passionate in helping her patients achieve better oral health, especially gum disease. She has actively participated in and organized oral health community events. She is engaged in an ongoing research project on the use of probiotics to prevent tooth decay. While in college, she met her wonderful husband while he was stationed in Japan with the U.S. Navy. They embarked on a 12 year and ongoing adventure visiting Thailand, Australia, Uruguay, and Aruba, and moving 4 times. Along the way they had two sons who love Pokémon Go.
Kazumi enjoys spending time with her family, especially taking long walks with her husband, and trying to find hidden great cuisine. Her current interests are learning and working on DIY house projects.
Zina Bistrevsky – Registered Dental Hygienist
Zina is originally from eastern Europe, but grew up in Washington State. She has been in the dental field since 2009, starting out as a dental assistant. Zina earned her Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She enjoys building relationships with patients and helping them achieve beautiful, healthy, and confident smiles. She is caring and compassionate with a strong desire to promote oral health and provide exceptional care to patients.
When not working, Zina enjoys spending time with her husband, family & friends, and traveling around the world.
Lucy Liu – Registered Dental Hygienist
Sorry she is not the actress. Lucy grew up in Howard County. In 2009, she graduated from UMBC with a degree in Physiological Psychology, and then went on to becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She has set a goal to serve the people of our community and develop lasting relationships with her patients by promoting dental as well as overall optimal health and wellness.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending quality time with family and friends. She is involved in her community by playing in a co-ed touch football league weekly and practicing yoga every day. She loves traveling and to experience different cultures and foods with her husband. She has a little Yorkie named Daisy who is spoiled rotten.
She is passionate about what she does and greatly enjoys the office and wants you to enjoy the experience with her.