Dr. Patricia Hostyn, born in Hawaii, spent her formative years in northern Virginia. Her academic journey began at Virginia Tech, where she earned a Bachelor’s in Biological Sciences. In 2014, she was awarded a competitive Health Professions Scholarship through the US Air Force, marking the commencement of her military service as a 2nd Lieutenant.
Her pursuit of excellence led her to the prestigious University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, where she graduated with Clinical Honors. Dr. Patricia continued to elevate her expertise by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Through this rigorous program, Dr. Patricia honed her skills in multiple specialty procedures, encompassing conscious sedation, cosmetic and restorative dentistry, endodontics, implant restoration, orthodontics, 3D digital dentistry, and sleep dentistry.
Throughout her Air Force career, Dr. Patricia showcased her commitment to dental excellence at diverse locations, including Kunsan Air Base in South Korea and Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam in Hawaii. In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities with her family, indulging in hobbies like traveling, hiking, and cooking.
Dr. Patricia Hostyn is proud to serve the patients at Dentique Dental alongside Shore Dental Partners. She firmly believes that listening with empathy, planning with transparency, treating with compassion, and always acting in the patient’s best interest are the cornerstones of being an excellent dentist.