Our Team

Our team at Lighthouse Dental Arlington.

Dr. Kevin Mistry, DDS 

Dr. Kevin Mistry grew up in Houston and has lived in the Arlington area since 2008. He received his DDS from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2000 and served as a dental officer in the United States Navy after completing a residency in Pensacola, Florida. He has been in private practice since 2004 and has completed over 400 hours of additional training in everything from Invisalign to the placement of implants to cosmetic and restorative dentistry. When he's not in the office, he enjoys watching baseball and football, cooking, running, and exploring the DC arts scene.

Nighat (Dental Assistant)

Nighat grew up in Arlington and has been the practice’s assistant since 2004.She enjoys taking care of her patients and helping them achieve the best smile they can. Her other interests include spending time with her family, listening to music and reading. She is also active in her church.


Erika brings over 10 yrs of front desk dental experience. She is able to help with scheduling and insurance questions, and enjoys reviewing patients’ treatment plans to help them better understand how their insurance works. Erika is a northern Virginia native and has a daughter. In her free time, she loves to support her daughter's sports teams and take weekend getaways.


Michele is part of the Administrative team here at Lighthouse Dental.  She has been in the dental industry for over 20 years. Michele will help to ensure each one of our patients has a pleasant experience at every visit.  She will also help with all of your financial concerns and insurance questions.
Michele is a mother to three teenage boys who keep her and her husband busy attending their baseball games.  They are very active in the community volunteering with many organizations causes.


Arlicia is originally from Boston and has lived in the DC area for the last one year. She enjoys meeting new patients and building rapport with them, in addition to making them feel relaxed. Her favorite patient group are geriatric patients and ones with dental anxieties. In her spare time, she enjoys extreme sports like skydiving and hang gliding, and travels extensively.


Michelle is originally from Panama. She has lived in Virginia for the last six years. She studied Biology and Dental Hygiene at FSU, and loves taking care her of patients. She also enjoys travel in her free time.


Juana brings over 15 years of clinical experience as a certified dental assistant to our practice. Originally from Houston, she is fluent in Spanish and prides herself on being respectful of her patients’ concerns and dedicated to their care and comfort. She is passionate about educating her patients as to the importance of dental care. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.