Your Dentist in Arlington, VA
We at Fidel Dental Group are committed to providing the best possible dental care to our patients. We offer a wide range of treatments such as preventive dental care, crowns, bridges, periodontic treatment for gum problems, teeth whitening and dental implants. No matter what your dental concern may be, rest assured that our staff can address it so that you can achieve the beautiful, healthy smile of your dreams.
Elidia Fidel, D.D.S
Dr. Elidia C. Fidel comes from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where she received her doctorate in dental surgery and practiced as a general dentist for the National Health Service and in private practice. In 1990 She moved to Washington DC where she married her husband and made her home. She completed a two-year postgraduate program at Howard University in Pediatric Dentistry in 1997 and shortly thereafter opened a private practice in Washington, D.C., and a second practice in 2004 in Arlington and separated the offices into adult and pediatric practices in 2010.
She is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish and is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dong-soo Hong, D.M.D, F.A.C.P.
Dr. Dong-soo Hong has been with our practice since 2016. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Virginia Commonwealth University. He moved to Boston to receive a certification of Doctor of Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Hong moved to Long Island, NY to attend a one-year general practice residency program at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine. He then moved back to Boston where he completed a three-year specialty residency in Prosthodontics at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 2013. During the residency, he appeared as a lecturer in the Minuteman Lecture at the Yankee Dental Congress. After finishing the post-graduate Prosthodontics program, he obtained diplomat status from the American Board of Prosthodontics.
Dr. Hong has been on several mission trips to Haiti and South Africa to provide dental care and assist missionaries with vocational Bible study and evangelism. He is a fluent Korean speaker.
Jeffrey Henry Brain, D.D.S.
Dr. Jeffrey Brain has been with our practice since 2007. He was born in Quantico, VA, and raised in Lima, Peru. Dr. Brain graduated from the University of Maryland Dental school in 1991 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and received the Quintessence Award for Clinical Achievement in Periodontics.
After receiving an officer commission in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps, he attended a one-year General Practice residency and worked as a general dentist for four years. He graduated from a three-year residency in Periodontics at Bethesda Naval Postgraduate School in 1999 and obtained Diplomate status from the American Board of Periodontology in 2000. Dr. Brain voluntarily separated from the Navy in 2002, and currently lives in Bethesda, MD. He speaks fluent Spanish.