Dr. Arvi Duka received his DDS degree in 2001 from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila” Bucharest. Moving to Boston from his native Albania, Dr. Duka attended and graduated with honors from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Advanced Standing Program. Upon receiving his DMD degree, Dr. Duka was immediately invited to join the faculty at the pre-doctoral program at BUGSDM, where he currently holds the position of Clinical Assistant Professor at the Emergency and Oral Diagnosis Department. In addition to his work at BUGSDM, he is a partner at a very busy and successful practice in Waltham, MA and has for many years involved himself in scientific research, publishing in well-known scientific journals. Dr. Duka is a member of the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, and Metropolitan District Dental Society.
Dr. Duka and his wife have been part of multiple community projects such as the Special Olympics Special Smiles, Medical Missions for Children, and the Alpha Omega Henry Schein Cares Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program in addition to many more. Outside of the office, Dr. Duka enjoys traveling, soccer, biking, and spending time with his family and young children named Alex and Elise.