Meet our team

Dr. James Willis Read Bio

Dr. Willis was born and raised in Maryland. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (EE) at the University of Maryland and his Masters of Science degree in EE at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Willis graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and practiced in California and Virginia prior to founding Burke Dental. He has a passion for international travel, having spent time in over 35 countries, volunteering his dental services in countries including Chad,...Read More

Terry Read Bio

Terry was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She came to the United States and went to dental assisting school. She has worked in three different dental offices and has been a dental assistant in this office since 2004. Besides working, Terry loves being a mother to her son.

Beverly (Bev) Read Bio

Bev was born, raised, and got married in a suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She and her husband, Mike, joyfully raised a son and daughter, who are both living and attending college in southern California. Throughout her husband’s civil engineering career, Bev’s family has lived in Wisconsin, Michigan, and California. Now she and her husband are empty nesters enjoying historic Virginia. Bev has many years of experience as a chair-side dental assistant, which has helped her transition into the f...Read More

Mela Read Bio

Mela was born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand and came to the United States over 30 years ago. She is bilingual, being fluent in English and Thai. She is married and has two beautiful daughters who are her pride and joy. She enjoys cooking Thai dishes for her family and friends. Mela joined Burke Dental as a front desk office coordinator in February, 2014 and is available to assist our patients with insurance and financial arrangements as well as making appointments for your next visit.

Jacquie Read Bio

Jacquie is a native of Ohio and has been practicing dental hygiene in Northern Virginia for several years. She is an avid gardener and enjoys spending time with her husband and their two miniature dachshunds, walking in local parks, and is an active member of their parish and in the Northern Virginia Dental Hygiene Association. Jacquie is a military spouse who supports various military causes.

Amy Read Bio

Amy has been working in the dental field since 2000. She served honorably in the United States Navy for six years, first as a member of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard, before training and serving as a Navy Dental Technician. Amy graduated from Cabrillo College, California, at the top of her dental hygiene class. She loves being a Registered Dental Hygienist because of the relationships she forms with her patients.

Services we provide

At Burke Dental we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

Payment Forms

We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

Care Credit, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Thai
  • Amharic