Meet the Doctors
We’re a group of like minded professionals who come with the same level of commitment of excellence to our crafts for our patients. We know each other. We like each other. We gel. Together, we bring ambition, confidence, authenticity, generosity, steadiness and purposeful, forward thinking, We bring candidness, open minds and listening ears.
We have deep respect for each other’s skills, unique experience and opinions. This allows us to work closely and put our heads together to give our patients the best treatment outcomes possible. We take ourselves, our work and our patients seriously wrapped in a genuine appreciation for the joys of family, fun and life.
Dr. Ahmed Mansour, Orthodontist
Dr. Mansour is a bold innovator with high standards. He has a natural gift for predicting how things are going to develop, resulting in designing treatment plans for patients that get unrivaled results. A relentless learner with an affinity for cutting edge methods makes him the most advanced orthodontic provider in the Hudson Valley. He is one of the only Elite Providers of Invisalign in the area and now the mastermind behind Sunshine Smiles Aligners’ produced in his in house lab.
Doc is a family man. He deeply understands how parents want what’s best when it comes to their child’s health and self-confidence. He is forever working with working families to ensure a path to getting what they really want for their kids. Dr. Mansour has been named as a Favorite Doctor by Hudson Valley Parent for many years running.
He earned his Bachelor of Dental Medicine and Surgery with Honors from the Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine at Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt in 1994. He went on to earn Postgraduate Certifications in Prosthodontics in 2000, Orthodontics 2002 and Advanced Education in General Dentistry in 2006 at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York. He speaks, writes and reads English, Spanish and Arabic.
In his free time Dr. Mansour likes to spend time with his family, travel and play tennis, golf and ski.
Dr. Jin Sung, Pediatric Dentist
Dr. Sung uses an analytical approach that results in a purposeful and steady demeanor. Pragmatic and intelligent, her patients, their parents and the Sunshine team values her work ethic and down-to-earth attitude.
Dr. Sung completed her General Practice Residency at Woodhull Medical Center in 2012 where she provided necessary service to hundreds of children who exhibited complex behaviors and management issues. There, she was awarded for Clinical Excellence. She practiced as an associate Dentist in NYC for 3 years where she cared predominantly for the underserved. She then returned to Tufts Pediatric Dental Program more determined and humbled to complete her Pediatric Dentistry education.
Originally from Seoul, Dr. Jin Sung majored in music at Ewha Womans University. After a brief time, performing, and ultimately teaching traditional music theory at an elite boarding school in Seoul, she came to the US to start a new journey.
Shortly after relocating to NYC, Dr. Sung began, in earnest, to build a strong academic foundation in the sciences leading her to Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Sung is sincerely motivated and happy to be a part of the team at Sunshine Smiles. Dr. Sung speaks, reads and writes English and Korean.
Dr. Rodolfo Sanchez, Prosthodontist
Dr. Sanchez has been practicing dentistry for 30 years, 23 of which he’s been a Prosthodontist. He loves helping people regain their confidence in their smiles. He strives to create a comfortable environment with a very personal approach to each patient’s needs and concerns. His highest priority is making you feel at ease while providing quality dental care with a gentle touch. He believes that Prosthodontics is a way to provide people with the smile they have been missing out on. Dr. Sanchez feels working with so many unique people has helped him approach all people as individuals with their own goals and dreams.
Dr. Sanchez received his Advanced Education in General Dentistry from Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester and completed his Prosthodontics Specialty Program at the University of Rochester in 1997. He’s a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, North Eastern Society of Orthodontics and the New York Academy of Dentists.
In his spare time, he loves to be active with his kids. He especially loves running and has run several marathons all over the world.
Dr. Marcello Guglielmi, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
By engaging patients in a detailed discussion and conducting a thorough exam, Dr. G will establish a diagnosis and personalized treatment. His skills ensure the highest quality care with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort with sedation. Specific techniques that Dr. G provides include dental implants, bone graft, wisdom teeth removal, TMJ therapy, facial cosmetics, oral cancer and facial injuries. Dr. G has performed more than 200 head and neck oncology surgeries. Dr. G was born in Italy and educated in the U.S. His mission is to provide outstanding patient care and service to enhance his patient’s quality of life.
- American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Fellowship, University of Tennessee, Head/Neck Oncology Surgery 2017
- Residency, Case Western Reserve University, Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery 2014
- DDS from University of Rochester 2010
- Published author in many scientific publications
Dr. Adriana Parra, DDS, Orthodontist
Dr. Adriana Parra was born and raised in San Jose, Costa Rica. She obtained her doctorate degree at the University of Costa Rica in 2014 and then moved to New York State for postdoctoral education at the University of Rochester. Dr. Parra completed five years of residency programs in Advanced General Dentistry, including a fellowship in community dentistry and a 2-year hospital-based dentistry residency. Dr. Parra also completed a Master’s degree in Education for the Health Professions at Warner School of Education; and the Orthodontics Specialty Program at the prestigious Eastman Institute for Oral Health in Rochester, New York. Dr. Parra has been licensed to practice dentistry in the state of New York since 2019 and is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). Dr. Parra’s passion is to create beautiful smiles, for which she obtained several awards in cosmetic dentistry; she also has broad experience in treating medically complex patients and patients with developmental disabilities. Dr. Parra is a gentle and caring provider, very approachable and always trying to connect with her patients.
Aside from a strong career in dentistry, Dr. Parra loves outdoor sports and advocates for an active lifestyle. Along with her husband Daniel, who has a physical disability, Dr. Parra is training to become a ski instructor. Their goal is to volunteer with adaptive sports programs and promote access to everybody. “Daniel’s physical disability certainly brought many challenges to our lives, but being able to witness and accompany him in his recovery and prosthetic rehabilitation has been a very fulfilling, humbling and rewarding experience for me.”
Dr. Parra is very excited to join Sunshine Smiles and become part of a strong team of specialists that aim to provide interdisciplinary treatment of the highest quality to our patients, while creating the most beautiful smiles in the world!