About Us

Choosing a dental home is not a decision that should be made in haste. General Dentistry James Willis DDS with patient at Front DiskThere are a lot of factors to consider. The most important are comfort and trust. I hope you will all find a dentist you can relate to and who you are confident has your best interest at heart.

The entire staff at Burke Dental wants to be your home for dental care. We take to heart our tagline, “Word Class Treatment. Hometown Care.” We take pride in our profession and aim to provide each patient with individualized, high quality treatment. We truly do care about our patients as individual people, members of families, and valuable contributors to our community. We love getting to know our patients and we strive to give them the highest quality care available.

Our care coordinators take extra measures to help you feel informed and prepared prior to, during, and after your appointment. They are always available to answer your questions and to help you with any challenging parts of the overall process. Each of our hygienists is a licensed, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with current certifications and credentials. They are constantly maintaining their knowledge and skills base through continuing education, both theoretical and hands-on. Our chairside assistants are also well-trained and certified and undergo ongoing training and education.

Portrait photo of Cosmetic Dentist James Willis ddsDr. Willis also stays on top of the dental profession by participating in several continuing education courses every year. Accordingly, Dr. Willis routinely completes continuing educational courses and has extensive training in Invisalign® Orthodontics, Implant Dentistry, Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry, Veneers (including Lumineers®), Root Canal Therapy, and many other practice areas.

Dr. Willis is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Virginia Dental Association (VDA), and the Northern Virginia Dental Society (NVDS). Dr. Willis serves as NVDS President and is an active member of the Executive Committee of the NVDS was well as the Chairman of the Community Outreach Committee. Dr. Willis is also an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and has been elected by his peers into the International College of Dentists (ICD).

While we are, of course, proud of our professional status, we list them for you not in boasting, but in humility of service. We recognize that you have choices when selecting a dental home for you and for your family and we want you to know that we are very well-qualified and we have a deep concern for your oral health and overall well-being. We pledge to you that we will put your best interest first and we will always take the time to fully explain your dental condition and treatment options. You should move forward with dental treatment only after you are comfortable with your decision.

We welcome the opportunity to get to know you. Please come by our office and meet us. We would be proud to give you a tour of the office and to welcome you into our patient family. Call us today at 703-978-6000 to set up an appointment, or just drop in for a chat.