Fadi Hasan, DDS, MSD

Periodontist

Dr. Hasan received his D.D.S. from University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine in 2011, and his Certificate in Periodontics, M.S.D. from the Graduate Periodontics Program at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry in 2015.Dr. Hasan has not only provided his services as a Dentist in Amman, Jordan but also in Martinsville, VA. He also has experience as a Periodontal and Implant Surgical Specialist. In addition to being licensed in Virginia, D.C., Maryland and Tennessee, Dr. Hasan is also I.V. sedation certified.He was also part of a research that was published in October 2015 in Journal of Visual Experiments titled Characterization Leukocyte-Platelet Rich Fibrin, A Novel Biomaterial. He has also actively participated in community services such as Mission of Mercy Dental Services, Buena Vista Correctional complex and Dental Mission to Vietnam and Cambodia. He is also an active member of various organizations like American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, Southern Academy of Periodontics and Maryland Dental Association.Dr. Hasan is also fluent in Arabic and English.

Dr. Shahin Yousefzadeh

General Dentist

Shahin Yousefzadeh, DDS is a

passionate and skilled general and cosmetic dentist at Gentle Care

Dentists at the convenient location in Arlington, Virginia.

Dr. Yousefzadeh (Dr. Y) was raised

in California before moving to the DC area 10 years ago. His undergraduate

career was spent at the University of California, Irvine where he completed a

bachelor's in

biology. He then continued his studies at the University of Southern

California, a highly ranked dental school. During his training,

Dr. Yousefzadeh gained a special appreciation for helping underserved

communities needing dental care by volunteering with mobile dental clinics and

homeless shelters.


Nowadays,

Dr. Yousefzadeh finds it an honor and privilege to be part of a profession he

loves, which gives him the ability to restore not only smiles but

self-confidence and quality of life in so many patients. He believes in

continuously learning and mastering emerging technologies in the field of

dentistry and applying the latest techniques in his practice. At Gentle Care

Dentists, we work closely as a team, from the front desk to the hygienist and

assistants to provide individualized care and attention to your oral health

care needs.


Outside of work, Dr. Yousefzadeh likes to stay active

biking, swimming, and playing tennis. In his downtime, he enjoys reading

as well as spending time with family and close friends. He also enjoys

traveling and is always looking for his next adventure!

Dr. Jay Patel

Oral Surgeon

Dr. Patel is from Springfield, VA and completed his

undergraduate studies at Virginia Commonwealth University where he majored in

Biomedical Engineering.

Dr. Patel obtained his doctorate from Boston University

School of Dental Medicine where he was awarded a Health Professions Scholarship

from the United States Army. In dental school, he served as an academic tutor

and teaching assistant.


After dental school, Dr. Patel became an active-duty Army

officer and completed a 1-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry where

his passion for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery was solidified. He then

completed 4-year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Womack

Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, NC. Dr. Patel trained extensively in facial

reconstruction and dental implant therapy, anesthesia, orthognathic surgery,

cosmetic surgery, and trauma. He has a special interest in full arch

rehabilitation and enjoys working closely with his prosthodontic and

restorative colleagues.


Dr. Patel places patient safety and comfort as his top

priorities and strives to ensure a positive experience for all his patients at

Gentle Care Dentist. He is excited to add to the tradition of excellence

currently established by the growing team and looks forward to serving the

community


In his free time, Dr. Patel enjoys spending with his wife,

son, and family, enjoying participating in intramural sports and spending time

in the outdoors.

Dr. Tu Erickson

Endodontist

Dr. Erickson has lived in the DMV area since 1987.  She

attended W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Virginia.  She subsequently

earned her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Virginia.  She

received her D.D.S. from Columbia University in New York in 2001.  Dr.

Erickson worked as a general dentist for five years before returning to school

to pursue her certificate of Endodontics at New York University.  She has

been practicing as an Endodontist in the DMV area since 2008.  She is

licensed in Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland.   Dr. Erickson

enjoys traveling and cooking in her free time. Dr. Erickson is fluent in

English and has a basic- level understanding of Vietnamese.

Serving Arlington, Virginia

901 N Stuart St., Ste. 101, Arlington, VA 22203

Call or text: 703-822-5583 | Fax: 703-783-9448

Email: info@gentlecaredentists.com

Business Hours

Mon – Fri: 8:00am – 5:00pm