Periodontist in Alexandria VA
Dima Lakkis, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology
Dr. Lakkis is a Board Certified periodontist committed to providing the highest quality of care with compassion and understanding for every patient. Dr. Lakkis possesses a warm and friendly chair-side manner, and it is her innate warmth, patience and sincerity that make the difference in her care.
She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree with honors in 2006. Dr. Lakkis then completed her training in periodontics and a Masters of Science at Case Western University. In addition, Dr. Lakkis is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Dr. Lakkis performs a wide range of non-surgical and surgical treatments for the management of the periodontal disease. She also has extensive training in cosmetic procedures and implant dentistry. Dr. Lakkis maintains an active membership in numerous dental organizations including the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, and the Northern Virginia Dental Society. Dr. Lakkis believes that Periodontology is a significant part of overall systemic health. She published an article in the Journal of Periodontology highlighting this relationship.
Dr. Lakkis and her family have lived close to the office for many years. In her free time, she loves to spend time with her husband and their three children. She plays Piano and loves to travel.