Dr. Lupita Roca was raised in Arlington, Virginia. She attended St. Agnes Catholic Elementary School then continued onto Georgetown Visitation for High school. She graduated college from University of MaryWashington with a B.S. in Psychology/Pre-Med in 1989. Finally, living out her dream of becoming a dentist, she graduated from Medical College of Virginia-VCU in May of 1993. She sat her first patient, a couple months after graduation in her father's dental practice. She always has had a passion for dentistry and people, having grown up in a family of dentists. She is the youngest of 6 children, a wife and mother of two. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children and staying active in her community and volunteering at schools. She loves making her patients smile, and describes being a dentist as being "a magical experience."