703-528-3336
1-855-VA-SMILE
1515 Wilson Blvd., Suite 103
Arlington, VA 22209

"Outstanding dental cleaning" — Ron A.

Top Dentists in Arlington, Virginia

Top Dentist Award
Top Dentist Award

Dr. Greg LaVecchia and Dr. Louis LaVecchia have both been chosen to be included in the topDentists list in Virginia Living magazine since 2010. This list is based on a survey in which dentists and dental specialists throughout the area cast votes for their peer dentists, so Drs. Greg and Louis LaVecchia are honored to be chosen year after year.

Dr. Greg L. LaVecchia, DMD, PC

Dr. Greg L. LaVecchia

Dr. Greg LaVecchia was born and raised in Northern Virginia. He attended Paul VI High School in Fairfax and then, in 1995, he completed his undergraduate degree at Georgetown University. While at Georgetown, Dr. LaVecchia worked in the Department of Pathology, researching possible treatment modalities for cervical cancer. He has always been interested in promoting health and wellness.

Dr. LaVecchia graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which is widely recognized as being among the top universities in the United States. Established in 1863, it is the second-oldest dental school in continuous existence in the U.S. and has a longstanding tradition of comprehensive curriculum, including both strong academic and clinical training. Dr. LaVecchia maximized his time and learning while at Temple, and he has been devoted to continuing education and training throughout his career. Dr. Greg LaVecchia provides comprehensive dental care in Arlington, Virginia with a special focus on cosmetics, headache prevention, and oral surgery.

Professional organizations of which Dr. LaVecchia is a member include the American Dental Association (ADA), Virginia Dental Association (VDA), Northern Virginia Dental Society (NVDS), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). He is also a Fellow of the American Dental Implant Association (ADIA), which is a certification awarded to members who demonstrate the highest standards in implant dentistry and dedication to their profession. To certify, Dr. LaVecchia completed 150 hours of course credits from Implant Seminars, passed both a written and an oral examination, provided his current curriculum vitae and a letter of recommendation from another doctor who is an ADIA Fellow, and he attended the Annual Conference where his induction ceremony was held. Dr. LaVecchia wants to be the best dentist he can be, and he wants to give patients who are missing teeth a second chance for their smiles.

Dr. Greg LaVecchia and his wife reside in Arlington where Dr. LaVecchia has lived since 2002.

Dr. Louis J. LaVecchia, DDS

Dr. Louis J. LaVecchia

After completing a tour of duty in the Vietnam War, Dr. Louis LaVecchia returned in 1971 to open his private dental practice in Northern Virginia. At that time he was also offered an appointment to the full-time faculty at Georgetown University in the Department of Operative Dentistry, where he served from 1970 to 1990. Many of the dentists in the area will say that they learned everything they know from Dr. Louis LaVecchia.

His many honors include election as a Fellow of the American College of Dentists and the Academy of General Dentistry, and election to Omicron Kappa Upsilon (the National Dental Honor Fraternity). Dr. LaVecchia is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Academy of Operative Dentistry, and the District of Columbia Dental Society.

Dr. Louis LaVecchia has lived in Northern Virginia with his wife and family for more than 40 years. In addition to his son, Dr. Greg LaVecchia, he has two daughters and several grandchildren who occupy most of his free time.

Learn More About Our
Arlington Dental Practice

Patient Convenience

We know you work hard to fit quality dental care into your busy life. We offer convenient hours, including evening and Friday dental appointments, and we run on time. We understand that you are busy and your time is valuable. Our doctors only deviate from our schedule in the event of dental emergencies that need to be taken care of immediately, and we ask patients to arrive on time as well. As we all work together, things run more smoothly and we can maximize patient convenience.

A Clean & Safe Dental Office

Do you ever feel worried about cleanliness in dental offices? We understand your concern. Thatís why we go above and beyond for you, exceeding the American Dental Association (ADA) and OSHA recommended standards for cleanliness and safety. We have a dedicated area with state-of-the-art sterilization technology where every instrument is wrapped, disinfected, and made ready before your visit. Each room is also sanitized between patients. You can rest assured that your safety and your comfort are our top priorities. We worry about the cleanliness of our Arlington dental office so youíll never have to!

Education & Credentials

You can be confident in us as your qualified dental healthcare professionals. We are fully trained, skilled, and certified to provide you with the expertise you are looking for. Our whole team exceeds their responsibility to continuing education, attending dental conventions, seminars, and lectures. We want to keep informed about new products and equipment, stay on top of advancements in treatment procedures and techniques, and continually learn how we can better serve you and your family as patients.

Information & Accommodations

We empower you to make smart choices for your oral health and smile enhancements through information and thorough consultation, easy and accommodating financing, and comfortable facilities and care. We also make sure that we are well informed about your medical history, current medications, and any other factor that might affect your dental health and treatment. We know dental care isnít just about treatmentóitís about the way youíre treated.

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