Top Dental Professionals

All of us who live and work in Northern Virginia are extremely fortunate to have top dental practitioners who have chosen this area to deliver their quality services.

Whether you are looking for a dentist specializing in smile makeovers, dental implants, or oral & maxillofacial surgery, you can trust the individuals that are profiled in the following pages. Review their qualifications and you will know that we have found for you the TOP professionals in their respective fields.

Dr. H.R. Makarita, DDS
Dental Center of Tysons Corner


H.R. Makarita, DDS, practices at the Dental Center of Tysons Corner, where his extensive experience and dedication to ongoing education ensure his patients receive exceptional dental care. While Dr. Makarita provides comprehensive dental care, he specializes in aesthetic reconstructive dentistry, offering people in and around McLean, Virginia, the most advanced procedures to improve their health and the appearance of their teeth. Dr. Makarita graduated from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry, then went on to receive numerous awards and gain recognition by his peers. He achieved mastership status at the Academy of General Dentistry, which involved more than 1,100 hours of continuing education; 400 of those hours involved participation courses and case presentations.

The only Accredited Fellow with the American Academy of
Cosmetic Dentistry in the state of Virginia

 8270 Greensboro Drive, Ste 101 | McLean, VA 22102

703.827.9250 |


Christopher E. Bonacci, DDS, MD
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery


Dr. Christopher Bonacci is celebrating 20 years of service to our community and 20 years as a Top Doc! He is Board Certified by The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Bonacci has served as Chairman of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Division of General Surgery at the Reston Hospital Center. Dr. Bonacci was inducted as a Fellow into The American College of Dentists, an honor that only 2-3% of dentists nationwide receive. He received his medical and dental degrees and completed general surgery and oral surgery residencies from Columbia University in New York City.

Dental Implants, Bone Grafting for Implants, Wisdom Teeth, IV Sedation, Oral Pathology,
Facial Trauma, TMJ, Orthognathic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Platelet Rich Plasma and Fibrin, i-CAT 3-D Imaging, All – On – 4, Teeth in a Day, 3-D Computer Guided Implant Surgery,
Laser Technology

361 Maple Ave West, Suite 200 | Vienna, VA 22180

703.255.9400 |


Dr. Bahar Bahrami
Tysons Elite Dental


Dr. Bahar Bahrami of Tysons Elite Dental, specializes in the highest quality Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Tysons Corner, Vienna, and surrounding areas. Following a strict Ethical and Patient centered approach, she makes sure each and every one of her patient’s concerns are thoroughly addressed and detailed treatment plans are created for each patient. Dr. Bahrami designs and performs all treatments on an individual basis and no two smiles are created equal. Extreme attention to detail is always utilized to mimic natural teeth in order to enjoy life with a smile that lasts a lifetime!

Porcelain Veneers, Invisalign, Pediatric Dentistry, Tooth-colored Fillings, Teeth Whitening, Dental Implants, Nitrous Sedation Dentistry, Root Canal, Extractions, Crown and Bridge

8230 Boone Blvd STE 100 | Vienna, VA 22182

703.790.0800 |


Ziad A. Ali, DMD, MD
Elevation Implant Services
Integrative Oral & Facial Surgery

Dr. Ali grew up in Montreal, Canada, where he received both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from McGill University. He then moved to Philadelphia, PA, where he completed his dental degree at the University of Pennsylvania. Realizing his strong interest in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, he moved to Houston, TX, where he received his medical degree and certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the University of Texas, Houston. Currently, Dr. Ali is Clinical Director at Elevation Implant Services and Integrative Oral and Facial Surgery in McLean, VA. He also operates and teaches at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.

Surgically-guided Dental Implants, Wisdom Teeth Removal, and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

6845 Elm St. Ste. 225 | McLean, VA 22101

703.356.2000 |  |


Dr. Izzat Sbeih
Novel Smiles


A McLean VA native, Dr. Sbeih attended The George Washington University for his undergraduate and graduate studies.  He then attended the Medical College of Virginia where he was awarded his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2008.  Since then, Dr. Sbeih has committed himself to continuing education with a special emphasis on Cosmetic dentistry, occlusion and implant dentistry.  In 2016, Dr. Sbeih received the Mastership award from the Academy of General Dentistry—one of the most respected designations in his profession and the highest designation awarded by the Academy of General Dentistry.  Upon meeting him you will realize that dentistry is his passion. He places a very strong emphasis on patient education and cosmetic dentistry and his goal is to provide the highest quality of care in the most comfortable environment. At Novel Smiles, Dr Sbeih works with a team of board-certified specialists under one roof to ensure that everyone gets the highest quality care for the smile they deserve. 

Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Implant Dentistry

8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 100 | McLean, VA 22102

703.942.8882 |


Dr. Lan Tran
Novel Smiles


As a graduate from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST), Dr. Tran went on to earn his bachelors in both Business and Science from The College of William and Mary. After completing his dental studies at VCU School of Dentistry and Detroit-Mercy School of Orthodontics, Dr. Tran is glad to be home and give back to the area he grew up.

At Novel Smiles, Dr. Tran and his team will put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive, fun environment. Years of continuing education beyond residency has allowed Dr. Tran to integrate current research and technology to give you the best treatment possible. Knowing orthodontic treatment is an investment, the office provides comfortable financing options to ensure you get the smile you deserve!

Traditional Braces, Self Ligating Braces, Clear / Ceramic Braces,
Clear Aligner Therapy, Invisalign, Acceleration Therapy,
Propel and VPro5, Surgical and Multi Disciplinary Treatment, Retainers

8180 Greensboro Dr., Suite 100 | McLean, VA 221021

703.942.8882 |


Dr. Geith Kallas, DDS
Smile Makers Dental Center


Dr. Geith Kallas has been a pioneer in modern dentistry for over 25 years and continues to pursue advanced training and continuing education at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI), one of the world’s most renowned  facilities for aesthetic dentistry. Dr. Kallas commands a multi-specialty dental center with three locations across N. Virginia and specializes in Smile Makeovers. His passion is giving patients a beautiful, healthy smile they are proud to share. Dr. Kallas believes in offering his patients the most advanced technology— investing in CBCT imaging (iCAT), digital impressions with iTero and the LightWalker hard-tissue laser. Dr. Kallas is distinguished in the US and internationally for excellence in dentistry and for his contributions to his community.

Services by Dr. Geith J. Kallas and Associates

Dental Services, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Implants, Periodontics, Endodontics, Cosmetic Dentistry, INVISAlign PREFERRED PROVIDER

8310 A Old Courthouse Rd | Tyson’s Corner, VA 22182

703.356.9700 |


Dr. Dina Edelbi, DDS
Smile Makers Dental Center


Dr. Dina Edelbi is a native of Northern Virginia. She attended George Mason University for her undergraduate studies and was awarded her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She is committed to providing convenient, concierge patient care and the finest dental services. Dr. Edelbi is excited to build relationships with patients based on personalized care, trust, and respect. .She is a participant in the “Give Kids a Smile” program to which she donates her time to help underprivileged children receive care. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and visiting family.

Services by Dr. Geith J. Kallas and Associates

Dental Services, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Implants, Periodontics, Endodontics, Cosmetic Dentistry, INVISAlign PREFERRED PROVIDER

TYSONS 8310 A Old Courthouse Rd | FAIRFAX 2810 Old Lee Highway Suite 200A

TYSONS 703.356.9700 | FAIRFAX 703.945.2200 |


Dr. Allen S. Garai
Garai Orthodontic Specialists


Dr. Garai has been practicing orthodontics for more than 15 years, and is privileged to have created thousands of individualized beautiful smiles. He has at least 15 years of experience in Invisalign® and been recognized as a “Elite Provider” in 2014 and 2015. Dr. Garai has been teaching orthodontics, covering clinical and didactic studies, at Children’s and Washington Hospital Center’s orthodontic departments.


Invisalign, Invisalign Teen, Orthodontic Treatment For Children and Adults, Lingual Braces, Acceledent® Aura, Corrective Jaw Surgery

427 Maple Ave, West | Vienna, VA 22180

571.483.8954 |


Dr. Liliana Calkins
Sunrise Orthodontics.
Facial & Airway Growth Center.

Dr. Calkins is dedicated to providing patients with the highest quality and technology in orthodontic care. As an internationally trained orthodontist, she holds two degrees in dentistry and orthodontics. Dr. Calkins is a continuous student, and has access to the best training centers in her specialty, such as the elite Dawson Academy and The Piper Research and Education Center. Dr. Calkins successfully combines the latest technology in her field with her education to better serve the oral health needs of her patients.

Orthodontics for Adults, Teens and Children, TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment,
Sleep Dental Medicine, Jaw Surgery, Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy

11490 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 430 | Reston, VA 20191

703.476.3969 |


Dr. Gema Island
Island Children’s Dentistry


When you enter, you’ll be greeted by a colorful salt-water aquarium, iPad stations with video games, and kids-only areas and music. Dr. Gema Island is a pediatric dentist, but most importantly, Dr. Gema is a mother first. She knows that as scary as it may be for your child to go to the dentist, it’s no less scary for the parents. She’s therefore dedicated to providing the highest quality of dental care in the most gentle, positive and enthusiastic manner possible.

Preventative Dentistry, Cleaning and X-rays, Sedation, Orthodontics, Special Needs Children, Emergency Services, Patient Comfort and Cutting-Edge Technology

1500 Cornerside Blvd., Suite 310 | Tysons Corner, VA 22182

703.790.1320 |


Dr. Daniel Han & Dr. Sooyeon Ahn
Han & Ahan DMD, PC


Drs. Daniel Han and Sooyeon Ahn are experts in the fields of preventative care, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, fixed prosthetics, periodontics, and implantology. Dr. Han & Dr. Ahn have designed their practice to meet all your dental needs in a comfortable environment with a team of specialists. Dr. Han is dual-certified in implantology and periodontal prosthetics, as well as periodontics, by the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Ahn specializes in the field of orthodontics.

Dental Implants, Periodontal Treatment, Orthodontic Treatment,
Invisalign Treatment, Full-mouth Reconstruction

6845 Elm Street, Suite #450 | McLean VA 22101

703.356.7001 |


Dr. Pamela Marzban, DDS
Beauty. Balance. Breath.


I am an exceptionally qualified practitioner of general dentistry with elite training from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI) in the fields of cosmetic dentistry and neuromuscular dentistry. Along with my advanced training, I bring to my practice a passion for helping patients improve their quality of life with a stunning smile and lasting oral health. Our office is committed to using the most advanced dental technology and treatments in order to provide you with the exceptional levels of care you deserve.

I am a firm believer in the adage, “Every smile has a story,” and I strive to change the lives of my patients by delivering a beautiful smile that restores confidence and maintains optimal levels of oral health for years to come.

As a cosmetic dentist, I provide a wide range of family and cosmetic dentistry services to patients throughout Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station and the surrounding Northern Virginia communities. As a native Virginian, I am both proud and honored to be able to serve the community in which I have spent almost my entire life.

Cosmetic Dentistry, Invisalign, Smile Makeover, Teeth Whitening, Reconstructive Dentistry, NuCalm, TMJ Relief, General Dentistry, ControlledArch Orthodontics

“Ever wonder who dentists see when they need care? Dr. Pamela Marzban! Not only does she and her team provide exceptional customer service, but also clinical superiority! When I have a dental problem, whether simple or complex, my first call is always Dr. Marzban!”

–Dr. Reeves DDS, LVIF

Service is always excellent! Have always recommended this practice to friends and family.

–Christina P.

8996 Burke Lake Road, Suite 101 | Burke, VA 22015

703.323.8200 |


Dr. Farshad and Bita Farhoumand, DDS
Avanti Dentistry


AVANTI Dentistry originated as a father & daughter team of dentists.  Dr. Farshad Farhoumand, a graduate of Georgetown University, has been serving the DC Metropolitan area since 1977. His daughter, Dr. Bita Amanda Farhoumand, joined him in 2010.  Dr. Bita graduated from UCLA School of Dentistry in 2010 and attended NYU for her specialty certificate in periodontics and is now a Board Certified Periodontist. AVANTI Dentistry employs a superior concept of patient care by bringing all dental specialists to their location to design a much more comprehensive treatment plan—without limitations to what can be done for patients.  From orthodontics to oral surgery, their specialists work together to achieve unparalleled results by bringing multidisciplinary care to the forefront.

1500 Cornerside Boulevard, Suite 500 | Tysons Corner, VA 22182

703.625.6229 |

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