Loken M. Patel


Dr. Patel grew up in Central New York, where he received his bachelor’s degree in molecular biology from Colgate University. After receiving his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Patel pursued an additional year of advanced training in general dentistry as an Army Captain stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado. As a US Army dentist, he was stationed in South Korea and here, locally, at Ft. Myer in Arlington, Virginia. Dr. Patel completed his post doctorate work in Endodontics at Rutgers University.

Dr. Patel is an active member of the following organizations:

  • Diplomate, The American Board of Endodontics
  • The American Association of Endodontists
  • The American Dental Association
  • The Virginia Dental Association
  • The Northern Virginia Dental Society