Dr. Levine graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a Bachelor of Science degree in May 1980. He continued at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, receiving his D.D.S. in June 1984. He completed a dental residency at Prince George’s Community Hospital in Cheverly, Maryland, in June 1985. Dr. Levine has been practicing general and cosmetic dentistry privately in Maryland since 1985.
Since graduating in 1984, Dr. Levine has completed over 3,000 hours of continuing education, including study programs at the prestigious Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study, the Institute for Advanced Studies in Dental Esthetics and the Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Education, constantly striving to improve his dental skills and knowledge. Dr. Levine is a highly sought after inspirational speaker and has presented before many health-related and business groups.
Dr. Levine is affiliated with the following professional organizations:
- American Dental Association®
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- International College of Oral Implantologists
- Academy of Laser Dentistry
- Maryland State Dental Association
- American Academy of Facial Esthetics
Dr. Levine takes a holistic approach to his life and brings that same understanding to his dental practice. He is invested in his patients’ well-being and uses only the safest dental materials available. You can often find him conversing with his patients about health, nutrition, and fitness-related issues that go beyond dentistry. Proper dental care, he believes, is a great way to improve one’s self-esteem – there is great value in a healthy beautiful smile.
Dr. Levine has been married to Phyllis, a high school special education teacher, for over 35 years and they have two grown daughters. Their oldest, Michelle, works as a contract specialist and lives in Dallas. Their youngest, Lauren, works for a TV and film production and lives in New York. In his spare time, Dr. Levine loves to play the guitar and play with his mini Australian Shepherd. He also enjoys traveling, playing golf and softball, and spending time with family.
Our friendly team is excited to meet you! We are dedicated to providing personal care that meets your needs in a welcoming and positive environment. Your health, well-being and comfort are our highest priorities, and we take the time to get to know you so that we can understand what you need. We invite you to call Blue Ribbon Dental at 301-540-8808 to learn more about our services and schedule an appointment with our experienced dentist in Germantown, Maryland.
We are fluent in the languages of German and Spanish.
Vicky graduated from Frederico Villarreal University in Lima, Peru, and has 25 years of dental experience. She has been part of our dental team for over 14 years. Vicky is always friendly and accommodating and her knowledge and skill make her an effective patient advocate to help optimize insurance benefits.
Vicky lives with extended family, including her mother, adult son and his pet bearded dragon. She enjoys cooking and going to the movies in her spare time.
Peggy has an Associates of Science degree from Montgomery County Community College and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland. She has been with Blue Ribbon Dental for over 18 years, and enjoys being part of a practice that provides the best possible care to each patient who comes in to the office. Peggy works diligently to educate and help our patients achieve optimal dental health and feel comfortable during their visit with us.
Peggy and her husband have three children and four grandchildren. Outside of our office she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, watching baseball and going to the beach.
Ilona graduated from the Dental Training Academy in Germany in June 1987. She is licensed in radiology and expanded functions, and has certificates in CPR and OSHA. Ilona has been part of our team for over 22 years. Ilona loves having the opportunity to work with such wonderful colleagues and patients. She is reliable, hardworking and professional, and her work ethic and vast experience make Ilona a great asset to our team.
Ilona is a proud mother to three boys and a dog. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, walking, skiing and watching movies.