Maria de la Cruz Garrido


Education & Credentials

Virginia Western Community College; Roanoke, VA


CPR, Local Anesthesia, Laser Certification


As my patient, you can expect the highest quality of care and professionalism. I take pride in being an empathetic health care provider. I will provide quality treatment tailored to your specific needs. I look forward to developing a long-lasting relationship.


My favorite book is the saga for the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and my favorite movie is Pretty Woman. I enjoy watching shows like The Office, Better Call Saul, and Game of Thrones. I am an FC Barcelona fan.

Volunteer/Service Experience

Carilion Medical Hospital dental clinic, Bradley Free Clinic Roanoke, oral presentations to elementary school


I was born in Spain but relocated to the U.S. in 2006. I have been practicing dental hygiene since 2015. I am married to my beautiful husband Mo and we have 2 cats. In my spare time, I enjoy reading thrillers, hiking, watching movies, and traveling while exploring new horizons.

Professional Associations

American Dental Hygienists' Association, Oregon Dental Hygienists' Association, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society


Graduated magna cum laude