"It was my first time having my teeth cleaned by Dr. Rye's Office. Susan, the Dental Hygienist, did an exceptional job. She was thorough and caring. I highly recommend Dr. Rye's Office and his Team."
Meet Dr. Lokitis
Dr. Julia Lokitis joined us in 2018 after previously practicing in Belle Haven Alexandria, Potomac, MD and York, PA. Dr. Lokitis provides excellent dental care and outstanding service to patients of all ages. She is excited to team up with Dr. Rye to be able to provide exceptional treatment. By building a relationship with patient and provider, Dr. Lokitis will take the time to understand your needs and to ensure that we are planning the best possible treatment to create a healthy and beautiful smile.
Although a native of South Florida, Dr. Lokitis received her undergraduate education from the University of Maryland in College Park and then earned her doctorate from the University of Maryland in Baltimore, where she received special honors at graduation for her treatment in prosthodontics. She continued her education with a one-year general practice residency at York Hospital in Pennsylvania where she received advanced training in veneers, oral surgery, implant surgery and managing dental trauma as well as providing care for children, elderly and special needs patients.
She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the Greater Washington Academy of Dental Studies, the Seattle Study Club and the Virginia Academy of Comprehensive Dentistry, which provide continued education in the latest dental technologies.
Residing in Alexandria, she loves theatre, music and the arts as well as attending Capitals hockey games.