Ahmed Al-Salim, DDS General Dentist
Dr. Ahmed Al-Salim is a family dentist in Fairfax, VA. He provides a wide range of dental services including exams and cleanings, fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures, root canal treatment, gum disease management, tooth extractions, and crown lengthening. Dr. Al-Salim is also skilled in dental implants and restorations, wisdom teeth extractions, and other types of oral surgery. In addition, he performs a variety of cosmetic dental procedures including teeth whitening, veneers, and Invisalign® treatment. Invisalign treatment is a popular alternative to braces. It uses a series of clear, removable aligners to gently straighten teeth.
“I enjoy changing people’s lives by improving their ability to eat, speak, and smile,” said Dr. Al-Salim. “My goal is to provide high-quality dental care, where every patient gets complete attention and the best possible care.”
Dr. Al-Salim holds two dental degrees. He earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York, and a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from Baghdad University, where he graduated in 2006. He’s a member of the American Dental Association, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine Alumni, and Iraqi Dental Association. He is fluent in English and Arabic.
Dr. Al-Salim likes to volunteer at schools to teach children about oral hygiene, and has donated his time to help people in remote areas who don’t have access to regular dental care. When he’s not fixing smiles, Dr. Al-Salim enjoys hiking, jogging, and swimming.