AboutLake Ridge Dental Care

Lake Ridge Dental Care is a Woodbridge based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Kiumars Karbasi and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 703-651-1942 and experience why our patients think Lake Ridge Dental Care is the best dentist in Woodbridge.

Kiumars Karbasi, D.D.S. M.S.

Dr. Kiumars Karbasi welcomes you and your family to the practice. The foundation of the practice is based on family values that Dr. Karbasi brought to the Lake Ridge Dental Care team. He looks forward to meeting you & your family and having you all as patients.

Dr. Kiumars Karbasi received his dental training from the prestigious University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in 2004. Attending one of the top international centers for dental research, he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree and received his Masters in Dental Science. Following graduation, Dr. Karbasi established a practice in Amsterdam where he practiced with multi-specialty doctors in dentistry. In 2010 he left Amsterdam to further his education at 2-year residency program of Advanced Education in General Dentistry in Rochester, New York. During his residency in New York Dr. Karbasi was able to learn from world-renowned dentists serving as mentors, teachers and lecturers. He also participated in research projects involving placing and restoring dental implants as well as the effect of acid erosion on our teeth in all age groups.

Dr. Karbasi is always looking for ways to advance his education and pass his knowledge onto others. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Northern Virginia Dental Association and the nationally recognized Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation. While not at the office or furthering his education, Dr. Karbasi is devoted to his family, wife Emma and his two children, Rose and Nick. He also enjoys playing tennis as well as traveling.

Dr. Karbasi also received his certificate from New York University, college of Dentistry in Full Mouth Reconstruction.He has completed education classes dealing with full mouth rehabilitation techniques at some of the top dental learning institutions in the country.

Steven C. Fisher, D.D.S. M.S.

Dr. Steven Fisher looks forward to meeting you and your family. Dr. Fisher is originally from Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1975 with a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology and in 1978 received a Master’s Degree in Entomology from North Carolina State University. He then returned to Chapel Hill and received his D.D.S. in 1982.

After three years in private practice in Charlotte, NC Dr. Fisher joined the U.S. Navy in 1985 as a general dentist. He was selected and began specialty training in 1996 while still on active duty. Dr. Fisher received his Certificate in Periodontics and a Master of Science in Health Science from the Navy Postgraduate Dental School in Bethesda, Maryland in 1999. Dr. Fisher retired as a Captain in 2006 after 22 years of military service. Dr. Fisher is a Board Certified Periodontist.

When not in our office at Lake Ridge Dental Care, he is enjoying life trying “to get a run in” and still keep up with Matthew, Virginia, Patrick, John Michael, Margaret, Violet, & the family dog Reba.

Abida Hasnain, D.D.S.

Providing the most advanced dental care in a comfortable and pleasant atmosphere are the priorities of Abida Hasnain, DDS. Dr. Hasnain is diligent in her pursuit to stay current in providing the profession’s leading dental care procedures while utilizing state-of-the-art technology, supplies and equipment.

Dr. Hasnain is a graduate of one of the nation’s top dental school. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, CA (UCLA). During her time at UCLA, she had the privilege of learning from highly respected and world renowned professionals in the field of dentistry. After successfully practicing for several years in the Northeast ; she decided to move to Virgnia with her family.

Dr. Hasnain provides quality dentistry for her patients, caring for adults and children in her practice. She is widely recognized for her thorough and gentle care of patients of all ages. “My goal is to help you attain the highest level of dental health you choose to reach, at whatever speed you desire. I feel that you should always be aware of the best that modern dentistry can do for you.” She is dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry and encouraging the highest standards of ethical conduct and responsible patient care.

Dr. Hasnain is a member of the American Dental Association and certified is Basic life support.

Farzin Ghanavati, D.D.S.

Dr. Farzin Ghanavati graduated with D.D.S degree (6 years) in Dentistry in 1999. He was selected and began specialty training in 2000 and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Periodontology (3 years) in 2003 and a Fellowship Certificate in Advanced Implantology (2 years) in 2010.

After 8 years practices as a Dentist, Periodontist and Implantologist in his private practice office and also as an associate professor in The National School of Dentistry (SBMU) he moved to Germany in 2011 and completed a Master’s Degree in Laser Therapy in Dentistry at RWTH Aachen University in 2013 and meantime he practiced dentistry, Periodontology, and Implantology at the Oral Care Clinic in Rotterdam, the Netherlands from 2011 to 2014.

In 2014 Dr. Ghanavati left Rotterdam to continue his education in The Residency Program of Advanced Education in General Dentistry in Rochester, New York. He completed this Residency Program Degree in 2017 and started his career in dentistry and periodontology in Washington, District of Columbia.

Dr. Ghanavati is a Board Certified Dentist and excited to provide comprehensive general dental care to patients and also provide periodontal therapy where needed. He is competent in restorative dentistry, prosthetic dentistry, dental Implantology, periodontology, endodontics, oral surgery, pediatric and geriatric dentistry.

His oral surgery and periodontology skills include the surgical placement of implants, periodontal surgery, hard and soft tissue grafting ( Bone and Gum Grafting ), the removal of impacted third molars, socket preservation, sinus lifting and ridge augmentation.

His other activities besides dentistry are Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Tennis and Soccer and enjoys travel, road trip, concert, live music, movies, sporting events, football, baseball, fitness, hiking and boating.

Bilal Chaudhry, D.D.S.

Dr. Bilal Chaudhry earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. Dr. Bilal grew up in Woodbridge, Virginia and earned his bachelors degree in Chemistry from the University of Virginia. In his training as a dentist, Dr. Bilal had training in oral medicine and advanced techniques in oral surgery. He enjoys keeping up to date with the latest technological advancements in dentistry and has training in CAD/CAM technology. Dr. Bilal is excited to be part of the team at Lake Ridge Dental Care, offering the best comprehensive care to patients.

Dr. Bilal is committed in his belief in giving back to the community and has regularly volunteered his time to communities with limited access to dental care, including the Jamaica Project, Mission of Mercy Project, and Give Kids A Smile. Dr. Bilal Chaudhry is a member of the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association, and the Northern Virginia Dental Society.

Jhoy

Treatment Plan Coordinator

Hi, I am Jhoy. I am originally from the Philippines and moved to Virginia ten years ago. I graduated from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor’s degree majoring in Business Administration. I became part of Lake Ridge Dental Care in 2016. My experience working in the dental field has been very rewarding especially when I help patients smile with confidence.

Emma

New Patient Coordinator

Hello I am Emma. I look forward to meeting you. I am part of Lake Ridge Dental Care administration team. I originally started in environmental studies, and then I married to my favorite dentist and developed a strong interest in dentistry. When not at work, I love spending time with my fabulous husband and my wonderful kids.

Jennifer

Office Manager

I am a native of Northern VA. I have been in the dental field for 19 years. I started out as a Certified Dental Assistant in general dentistry and orthodontics. After 10 years as an assistant, I transferred to the administrative aspect of dentistry.

I earned my Bachelor's degree in Business/Health Service Administration and I am currently working on entering the Master’s program in Health Service Administration, both at Strayer University.

I truly love dentistry and making patients smile. Healthy and happy patients are the reason I love working in dentistry.

I love spending time with my two sons, Tony and Aidan, going to school, reading and watching Turner Classic Movies.

Linda Lim

Patient Coordinator

Linda has 20 years in the dental field. Love working with patients and getting to know each and every one of them. Specializes in insurance and collections. Bachelors degree in business. Enjoys doing volunteer work on weekends. Her hobbies are reading and enjoying time with my grandchildren.

Tammy Clark

Dental Hygienist

My husband and I are both Virginia Tech alumni. Our older son is a Sophomore at VT and our younger son is about to apply there, so we are definitely a Hokie family. I love being a dental hygienist because I enjoy helping people improve their overall health by teaching them how to take care of their oral health. I'm especially interested in the systemic connection between inflammation in the mouth and the rest of the body.

Timberly Charles

Dental Hygienist

My name is Timberly Charles I've been practicing dental hygiene for 20 plus years. I have great compassion in educating and preforming quality care to all my patients. I believe in treating everyone with kindness and respect. I'm highly skilled and trained. Caring and providing complete quality patient care is my true devotion. With all Sincerity, Timberly Charles R.D.H

Tiffany Charles

Dental Hygienist

Hello my name is Tiffany Charles and I am so excited to join the AMAZING team at Ridgewood Dentistry. I have been practicing dental hygiene since 1994. At the tendar age of seven, I always showed GREAT interests in the world of dentistry. My mentor Dr. Frank C. Williams D.D.S from Shaker heights Ohio, whom is now retired but very well known and highly respected in the dental community, always encouraged me to "do what's in your heart". If you follow your heart, you will be in love with what you do in LIFE. Over my 20 plus years in dentistry, I can say that I truly LOVE and enjoy helping others live a happier and better quality of life. Sincerely Tiffany Charles RDH.

Kristina Smith

Front Desk

I have 11 years of experience working in business and finance. I graduated this year with my Associates in Dental Assisting. I love the dental field and helping others. I plan to pursue a Bachelor's degree next year. I also love to travel and spend time with my family.

Jaycee Cuff

Dental Assistant

Jaycee Cuff completed a year in the Dental Assistant program at Germanna Community College. She successfully obtained an Associates and Certification in Dental Assisting, Infection, Control, Radiation and Safety. Recently, she completed the requirements to become a Dental Assistant Level II (DAII). She aspires to become a dental hygienist in the near future. She enjoys expanding her knowledge in the field of Dentistry and using her skills to help others. Born and raised in Jamaica, she moved to the US in 2011. In May 2018, she was blessed to marry the love of her life! While sharing a love for cooking, Jaycee and her husband also operate a Jamaican Catering Business.

Soon Young

Dental Hygienist

Hi everyone, my name is Soon and I work with Dr. Karbasi as a hygienist. Whether you are a new patient or already part of our family at lake Ridge dental care, I would love to help you with your smile and take care of your oral hygiene.