About Your Dentist

Arlene Asante, DDS

"In life, all you need is love and a good dentist.”

My Mission

"I believe everyone deserves the absolute best dental care and I have a genuine interest in reaching my patient's expectations. I’ve been told by patients that I’m known for my kind, patient-centered approach and providing patients with a comfortable experience.”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery - Howard University College of Dentistry – Washington, D.C.

Master of Science - Drexel University College of Medicine – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Science in Biology - Morgan State University – Baltimore, Maryland

A self-proclaimed “continuing education junkie”, Dr. Asante’s quest, desire, and dedication to life-long learning ensures she provides the best quality of care for her patients. She is a certified Invisalign® provider and has taken various continuing education courses with highly recognized institutions such as the Phelps Institute Implant Course and Dawson Academy. She has a great passion for Implantology, Invisalign®, and Cosmetic Dentistry.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Asante is an active member of the Maryland Dental Association, the Academy of Oral Surgery, the International Academy of Ceramic Implantology, the National Dental Association, the American Dental Political Action Committee, the Christian Medical and Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Asante loves treating patients from all walks of life. Her service to her community goes far beyond the walls of dentistry. During her spare time, she is the Visionary Founder and President of the Enhancing Adolescent Girls for an Evolving Resolution, Incorporated (EAGER, Inc.) and is an experienced orator that has served as a keynote speaker and panelist at various conferences.

Dr. Asante enjoys helping millennial entrepreneurs start non-profit businesses and cultivate their inner skills through private life coaching sessions. She also enjoys traveling, sky diving, music, reading novels, and spending time with family and friends.

Ashkan Harandi, DDS

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile!”

My Mission

“I incorporate my passion for dentistry, enthusiasm, and education to provide a relaxing, pain-free experience for my patients, and to help them reach their dental goals. I believe in not only providing the best dental care for my patients but educating them about their oral health in order to live a healthier and happier life.”

Education & Continuing Education

Doctor of Dental Surgery
Howard University College of Dentistry – Washington, D.C.

Bachelor of Science in Biology
University of Maryland Baltimore County – Baltimore, Maryland

Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences
University of Maryland Baltimore County – Baltimore, Maryland

Bachelor of Science in Animal Science
Azad University (Isfahan Branch) – Isfahan, Iran

Dr. Harandi is dedicated to furthering his knowledge by participating in continuing education courses for advanced training in dentistry and staying current with the latest technology.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Harandi is an active member of the American Dental Association, the National Dental Association, and the American Student Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Harandi enjoys spending time with his wife, Roza, as well as his family and friends. His hobbies include hiking, traveling, working out, and learning about other cultures. In his free time, he also enjoys volunteering at dental clinics for underserved communities.