Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.
I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Alan Savage, DDS
Dr. Alan Savage is a native of Richmond, VA and currently resides in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. Dr. Savage graduated from Hampton University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the Bay Pines VA Medical Center in St. Petersburg, FL.
Dr. Savage received his postdoctoral specialty training in Orthodontics at Howard University in Washington, DC. He has been the recipient of various awards throughout his training including the Orthodontic Biomechanics Award and Pediatric Dentistry award. In addition, he was chosen to be a guest lecturer at the 2015 National Dental Association conference. He is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, Mid-Atlantic Society of Orthodontists, Virginia Dental Association, National Dental Association, and Continental Orthodontic Study Club.
Dr. Savage regularly participates in continuing education courses to keep up with the latest technology, research and developments in Orthodontics. He is committed to providing the highest quality of treatment to improve his patient’s oral health and esthetics.
In his free time, Dr. Savage enjoys playing tennis, bowling, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Savage is available every other Saturday, from 9am-3pm and every other Monday from 9am-5pm.
Wesam Al-Joburi, MSC
In 1981, Dr. Al-Joburi completed a three-year program with a periodontic certificate and Master of Science in Dentistry from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He was the Associate Professor and head of the Division of Periodontics at McGill University in Montreal, Canada from 1984-1989. He served as co-chairman of the Broward Dental Research Clinic's Periodontal Division. Dr. Al-Joburi has had several articles published in dental journals and made numerous presentations at local, national and international meetings. Since 1978, he has been a member of the American Dental Association, the Atlantic Dental Association and is a fellow of the Academy of Periodontology.
Dr. Joburi is available by referral every other Saturday from 9am-3pm.
Sheila Arbabi, D.D.S.
Dr. Arbabi received her degree from the University of Maryland Dental School in Baltimore, MD, where she also performed her advanced education in general dentistry residency. Dr. Arbabi received several honors and awards throughout her education, and was a member of the Orthodontics Honors Rotation. Dr. Arbabi is a member of the American Dental Association, the Maryland State Dental Association, and the Greater Washington Academy of Dental Studies.
Dr. Arbabi is experienced in dental implant placement and restorations, rotary endodontics, TMD therapy, cosmetic dentistry (veneers and crowns), surgical and non-surgical extractions, direct and indirect bonded restorations, fixed and removable prosthetics, and all facets of general dentistry. Additionally, Dr. Arbabi is fluent in both English and Farsi.