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Dr. Layth Ghanim

Dr. Alan Jureidini

Dr. Nazy Zahedi


Layth Ghanim, DDS
General Dentist

Dr. Ghanim has over 38 years of experience in the dental field, most of which was spent in Boston before he moved to Virginia. He earned his dental degree through the Educational General Dentistry program at New York University. At Arlington Dental Excellence, Dr. Ghanim is on a mission to deliver the best possible dental care in a cozy and high-tech environment. Our dentist and team strive to treat patients as we would our own family. Dr. Ghanim’s commitment to his patients requires him to remain on the cutting edge of dentistry at all times. He achieves this by frequently attending dental conferences and online courses that focus on the latest advancements in the dental field. By continually pursuing continuing education, Dr. Ghanim has accumulated expertise in prosthodontics, implant restorations, cosmetic dentistry, dental veneers, tooth extractions, endodontics, Invisalign®, and orthodontic appliances.Currently, Dr. Ghanim resides in NOVA with his wife and three children, all of whom are enjoying the warmer Virginia weather after moving away from Boston. When not caring for patients’ smiles, Dr. Ghanim gives attention to his other interests: photography, soccer, basketball, and tennis.


Alan Jureidini, D.M.D

Dr. Juredidini was born in the United States and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. He earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery with honors in 2011 from Saint Joseph University in Beirut-Lebanon; he was honored with the prize for being ranked as the 3rd for 5 years in a row.

He pursued his graduate studies in the United States where he earned a Masters of Science in Periodontics from Columbia University School of Dental Medicine. He lived in NY for 5 years before moving to Arlington, Virginia. Dr. Jureidini had the opportunity of getting trained by leading professors in the periodontology and implantology fields during his residency at Columbia University. He learned and mastered technical skills with a sensitivity for aesthetics and developed his own approach and philosophy to top quality dental treatment. His three years of training prepared him to provide comprehensive periodontal care and perform a wide variety of surgical procedures. He has lectured in several dental conferences in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts.

In 2015, Dr. Jureidini obtained the American Periodontal Board certification. He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association and the American Academy of Periodontology. Dr. Jureidini treats his patients with respect, kindness, and compassion. He takes his time to listen to his patients’ complaints and explains the proposed course of treatment. Dr. Juredinini is fluent in English, French, and Arabic. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, going to the gym, cooking, and reading. Dr. Juredini enjoys helping others and doing community services work; he is a member and part time volunteer in an NGO, as well as he participates and manages summer camps for kids.


Nazy Zahedi, D.D.S.
General Dentist

Dr. Zahedi graduated from the University of Maryland Dental School in 1991 and completed a one-year post-graduate residency program at the school in Advanced General Dentistry. She then went on and completed a second post-graduate residency program at Denver General Hospital. She lived and worked in Colorado from 1992-2005 and had her own dental practice prior to moving back to the Northern Virginia area with her family.She has always been involved with continuing education training and has certifications in Laser, Implant, Invisalign, and CAD-CAM dentistry.She is married and has 2 wonderful sons. In her spare time, she loves to cook and do gardening.

Professional Affiliation:

  • American Dental Association
  • Virginia Dental Association
  • Virginia Dental Society
  • American Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • The Renaissance Study Club in Washington, DC


Joseph Devylder, DDS
Oral Surgeon
Dr. Joseph Devylder is an oral surgeon with over 40 years of experience, all of which were spent in the Arlington and Tysons areas, and is one of the most well-known dentists in the area when it comes to oral surgery. He graduated with his dental degree from Georgetown University, and has joined the following organizations:

– American Dental Association
– District of Columbia Dental Society
– American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
– American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
– Middle Atlantic Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
– American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
– American Academy of Osseointegration

Dr. Devylder is funny, caring, and extremely skilled in his profession. Outside the office, he coaches his grandkids’ football team. He has four children, all of which are currently living in Nova, Virginia.

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