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When you first enter Ballston Dental Arts, you will be calmed by our clean, inviting, and organized atmosphere. You will be welcomed and greeted by name. We will be prepared and on time for your visit. We will welcome you as if you are a guest in our home, guaranteeing relaxing dentistry in Arlington, Virginia. Your wait will be short, as Dr. Duke Kim aims to make the most of your time, and to get your treatment started as soon as possible. Your visit will begin with a personal interview, followed by a guided tour through our office. As you move from step to step, you will have the pleasure of meeting our dynamic team!
Dr. Duke Kim’s patients rave about his bed-side manner, especially his gentle touch. When you are with him, he will focus on you and you alone. Dr. Duke Kim is trustworthy and competent. He is happy to be your dentist in Arlington VA, for a lifetime! Our team at Ballston Dental Arts looks forward to caring for you in the utmost regard. We make commitments to our patients’ care, and live up to them. Our comprehensive services combine the latest technologies with artistic and creative skills, expertise in dental health care, and a caring and compassionate approach.
Dr. Hwang earned her undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg, VA before continuing her education at NYU College of Dentistry, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She is involved in multiple community outreaches in NYC as a member of Korean Student Dental Association providing oral hygiene instructions and screening exams in underserved communities. Dr. Hwang also participated in the Bronx Part of Solution (POTS), providing dental services for the homeless community.
Dr. Joseph Khawand, aka “Dr. K”, was born in Washington D.C., and grew up in the northern Virginia area. During his mid-teens, he began shadowing his family dentist and appreciated how the profession allowed him to work with his hands, help patients, and revealed a wide scope of practice. After shadowing practitioners in various offices and diverse specialties, Dr. Khawand decided dentistry was what he wanted to dedicate his life to.
Dr. Julia Lokitis joined us in 2012 after previously practicing in Belle Haven Alexandria, Potomac, MD and York, PA. Dr. Lokitis provides excellent dental care and outstanding service to patients of all ages. By building a relationship with patient and provider, Dr. Lokitis will take the time to understand your needs and to ensure that we are planning the best possible treatment to create a healthy and beautiful smile.
Jessica Lindsey is a calm and caring hygienist. She always answers patients’ questions honestly and clearly to ensure they receive the best care possible. To help her patients feel comfortable, Jessica enjoys making her patients laugh and getting to know them on a personal level. Finding common ground goes a long way when building rapport, especially with new patients.