James Linkous, D.M.D., M.S., F.A.C.P.

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Fusion Dental - Ashburn 20955 Professional Plaza Suite 110 Ashburn, VA 20147 (703) 723-0014
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  • General Dentistry Services
  • Restorative Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics
  • TMJ Disorders
  • After Hours Emergency

Curriculum Vitae

• B.S. – Zoology, University of Florida – 2008

• D.M.D. – University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine – 2012

• Naval Postgraduate Dental School, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, United States Navy – 2015

• M.S. – Oral Biology, Specialty Degree – Prosthodontics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences – 2015

• American Dental Association, Member

• American Board of Prosthodontics, Diplomate

• American College of Prosthodontists, Fellow

• American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, Member

• Society for Color and Appearance in Dentistry, Member

• Northern Virginia Dental Society, Member

• American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Qualified Member


Dr. Linkous’s approach is patient-focused care. While his discipline is dentistry, his mission is people, and Dr. Linkous’s approach is to listen to the patient’s wants and needs and demonstrate how he can help the patient achieve those goals. Dr. James Linkous received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania and completed his prosthodontic residency training at the Naval Postgraduate Dental School at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (“The President’s Hospital”) in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Linkous also has a master’s degree in oral biology from the Uniformed Services University. He has taken hundreds of hours of continuing education, with emphasis on advanced cosmetic dentistry, ceramic science, adhesive dentistry, implant therapy, and sleep dentistry. He is a Member of the American Dental Association, a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, a Member of the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, a Member of the Northern Virginia Dental Society, and a member and “qualified dentist” of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. While serving in the Navy Dr. Linkous was also a member of the United States Navy’s Surgeon General Assessment Cell (SGAC), a team of subject matter experts in medicine in dentistry, and assisted in the SGAC’s publications for publications IV, V, VI, and VIII. Dr. Linkous is passionate about what dentistry can offer people and strives to make the life of his patients healthier and happier.