Our Team

Dr. Nadia Armentrout and Dr. Christopher Salas are your trusted and comfortable dentists in Purcellville, Virginia. They, and their wonderful dental team, invite you to join their dental family.

Dr. Nadia ArmentroutNadia Armentrout, DDS, FAGD
Dr. Nadia Armentrout was raised in Fairfax County, Virginia. She earned both her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University. During this time she also worked at the National Institutes of Health and was published in the scientific journal, Proteomics. Dr. Armentrout completed her Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the Veteran’s Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia. She is a member of the American Dental Association and American Orthodontic Society, and is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD). When she is not with her patients providing excellent dental care she enjoys traveling, crossfitting, as well as spending time with her family and friends at her home in Aldie, VA. Dr. Armentrout is excited to be part of the Purcellville community and looks forward to meeting you!


Dr. Christopher SalasChristopher Salas, DDS
Dr. Christopher Salas was born in Windsor, Ontario Canada and raised in Novi, Michigan. He attended Michigan State University where he pursued a degree in Medical Technology. Dr. Salas further enhanced his education by completing an internship in clinical laboratory science at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida. He returned to Michigan after completing his residency, and earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Dr. Salas has been actively practicing in the Northern Virginia area for the past several years. In his free time, he enjoys staying active in outdoor activities, traveling with his family and learning about new things in the dental field. Dr. Salas is excited to be in Purcellville and is looking forward to sharing his passion of dentistry with the surrounding community.


Dr. Nadia Armentrout and Dr. Christopher SalasYescenia Portillo
Yescenia was born in El Salvador and came to the US when she was young.  She is bilingual and a mother of two. In her free time she enjoys traveling, dancing, and spending time with family. Yescenia has been in the the dental field since 2006 and currently works at the front desk. Her experience in all areas of dentistry helps her understand patient concerns and questions. Yescenia is very excited to be part of the community and will make sure that patients have a wonderful experience when they step into our office.



Dr. Nadia Armentrout and Dr. Christopher Salas

Tracy Verna
Tracy attended West Virginia Career College where she received her Dental Assisting Certification.  She has been in the dental field for 12 years and is excited to be part of the Dental Smiles at Purcellville Gateway team and looks forward to assisting you with your dental needs!  Having spent nearly fifteen years in Northern Virginia she and her family now reside in the beautiful Harpers Ferry, West Virginia area.  She finds balancing work and raising a family an exciting challenge and enjoys both.  When not working, she can be found taxiing her children to their activities, poolside with a good book, dining with her husband, and socializing with all her wonderful friends.