Marv Thomas, DDS

Marv Thomas, DDS is a member of many dental assocations including the American Dental Association.

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Woodbridge, VA 22192
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Marv Thomas, DDS

Cosmetic Dentist in Woodbridge, VA

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Dr. Marv Thomas established the Dental Spa in 2002. She earned an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering and later worked as a Nuclear Systems Engineer at Westinghouse Savannah River Plant for three years. Driven towards her passion, she graduated from Howard University College of Dentistry with honors and did an internship at Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan, New York in Oral Cancer Reconstruction. She has been on and has sponsored numerous international dental and health missions in Jamaica, Haiti, India, Kenya, and Dominica Republic.

The Dental Spa of Virginia was one of the first Dental Spas worldwide and Dr. Thomas has
helped other Dental Spas globally in becoming established. Dr. Thomas created this concept to take the fear out of dentistry and to transform the traditional ideas and perceptions of dentistry into a pleasant experience. The Dental Spa concept was written about on the front page of the Business section of The Washington Post in May 2007 for the unique services that it gives.

Dr. Thomas is a Fellow in Sedation Dentistry, a member of the American Dental Associations,
the Academy of General Dentistry, the Virginia Dental Association, the Northern Virginia Dental
, the American Orthodontic Society, the Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation, and
the Howard Alumni Association.

In the community, she has been just as active. Dr. Thomas has received awards for the countless years of service to others and for the philanthropic deeds that she renders. These awards includes the Prince William County Human Rights Recipient 2018, from the Human Right Commissioner with a Congressional record in her name signed by Congressman Gerry Connally, a Four year scholarship was given to a high graduate with the honor of being named The Dr. Marvette Thomas Economic Empowerment Scholarship given by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Prince William County, The Dale City Civic Award for Business of the year 2015 given by the late County Supervisor John Jenkins, the Bigger and Best Business Award given by Phi Beta Sigma 2018, The Dale City Multi-cultural Best Business Award in 2014, the living History Maker Award in the area of medicine given by Mount Zion Baptist Church in Arlington, Virginia in 2017, and the Prince William Best Dentist Award 2018 given by Insider Inova to name a few. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Psi Psi Omega Chapter, The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Prince William County, and First Mount Zion Baptist Church. She spends her free time traveling, enjoying history, art and interior design with Rod and her poochies Dolce and Gabbana.

Dr. Farnaz Jabarri

Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VA

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Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VADr. Farnaz Jabbari graduated from the University of Maryland 2010, and since then she has been working as a general dentist in Northern Virginia. When she's not working, she spends time with my family and two boys. She loves music, traveling, and going to the gym!


Dr. Rifhat Khan

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VADr. Rifhat Khan graduated from Howard University and did her residency at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ. Dentistry is her passion. In her spare time, Dr.Khan enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and two lovely kids.

  Tameka Ward

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VATameka has over 15 years in the dental profession and is a veteran to the Dental Spa. Tameka presently is our Practice Director and oversees the Spa operations, she keeps our staff efficient and handles all patients concerns. 


Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAIrma has over 16 years with The Dental Spa. She is Dr. Thomas’s right hand assistant. Irma gives the “spa…aah” to The Dental Spa. As a leader she trains new Spa Assistants and ensures our office lives up to its name. She is also married and has two daughters.


Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAStarr is not only our lead Spa Assistant’s name, but her daily walk at The Dental Spa is also stellar. Starr can be found assisting in the back office suites or at the front desk. She leads assisting in our office efficiency. She is wife and a mom of two. In her spare time, she is active in being a STAR at home too.

  Shahla Salihi, RDH

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAShahla Salihi, RDH has been with the Dental Spa since 2006. She is our Registered Dental Hygienist. Shahla is always willing to go the extra mile with ensuring our patients know the importance of a healthy smile. She is married and has 3 kids and a very large extended family. Shahla cares about people and represents it in her patient care.

  Carol Murphy, RDH

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VACarol Murphy, RDH is a wife, mom of boys, fur baby mama, and our Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a native of Florida and a Team Beach Body Coach. Health is her mission. She is gentle and very helpful in educating her patients about dental and total body health prevention.

Erica Williams

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAErica is our newest Spa Assistant and greets everyone with a smile. Her sweet spirit radiates good energy throughout the office, giving patients with high anxiety a much more tranquil experience. Erica is a native of the DMV area and has a lovely daughter.

Katherine Panamero

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAAt your first call to the Dental Spa, the voice which greets you most likely belongs to Katherine. She will possibly also be the first face you see as you enter the Spa Experience. Katherine has dental office experience before joining The Dental Spa, but became even more captivated about dentistry with The Dental Spa culture and our patient relations. So call and make an appointment today and allow Katherine to coordinate your next dental experience with us.


Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VAKenia is our Spa Coordinator. She ensures at the end of your appointment that everything was beyond satisfactory. Kenia partners with Katherine to coordinate appointments, insurances and finances as needed. If there is ever a concern not answered, Kenia will coordinate you to the appropriate resolution. Kenia is married and has future plans to expand her family.

  Linda Cohen

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VALinda, is a retired Veteran. She started her career in dentistry many years ago in the military. Linda was inspired and came out of retirement and decided to give her gifts, years of wisdom, courteous energy, and spare time to assisting at The Dental Spa. She is originally from Arkansas, but now resides closer to her family and grand-kids in Northern Virginia.

  Tiffany Wilson

Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VATiffany Wilson is the Spa Billing, Collections and Insurance Director. However, she can be found all over the office making sure optimum operations is carried out beyond what is needed. She is the Assistant Director in Tameka’s absence. Her goal is to carry out seamless financial arrangements for our patients with their personal insurance providers and/or the third party financial institutions. If there is a concern, she will render a resolution. When Tiffany is not at the office, she enjoys time with her husband, daughter, furry puppy (Cash), and family.


Dr. Faz Jabbari | Associate Dentist in Woodbridge, VALisseth is the warmest Spa Assistant ever. Lisseth joined the Spa Team this year with dental assisting experience and a willingness to give her best ever. She is presently pursuing a future career in Dental Hygiene.


2018 Accomplishments

Prince William County Bigger and Better Business Award 2018 | The Dental Spa of Woodbridge, VA

The Dental Spa won the Prince William County Bigger and Better Business Award 2018 from Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity.

Sweet 16 Anniversary | The Dental Spa in Woodbridge, VA

Last year, we celebrated our Sweet 16 Anniversary with Mrs. Virginia Jatana Jackson.

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