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More information about our dentists and specialists are listed below. You can also contact us at (703) 763-1301 if you'd like to speak with one of our friendly team.

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Dr. Farshad Farhoumand

Dr. Farshad Farhoumand

Farshad Farhoumand, DDS

Dr. Farshad Farhoumand was born in Tehran, Iran. He grew up in Ethiopia where he attended Italian and American schools. After going to college in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dr. Farhoumand graduated from Georgetown University’s School of Dentistry in 1976. He is an active member of the prestigious Seattle Study Club, a leading institute for the advancement of dentistry.

What makes Dr. Farshad so unique is that he has always kept current with the latest innovations, and he incorporates what he finds important and relevant into his practice. He makes dental care convenient for his patients by delivering crowns and bridges in a single appointment through the use of CEREC® technology, a sophisticated tool that produces perfect-fitting esthetic restorations. Dr. Farshad is certified in placing dental implants, and he has placed several hundreds of successful implants throughout his career. What’s more is that he is available to treat all types of dental concerns, from aesthetic treatments to reconstructive dental procedures. He was selected as one of America's Top Dentists of 2013 and won the Best of Vienna 2012 Award in General & Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Farhoumand is recognized among the Top Dentists in Northern Virginia area, and appears as a guest expert on the TOP Doctors Medical Interviews, which can be seen on CNN, FOX News, Bravo, and MSNBC.

In his 35 years of practice, Dr. Farhoumand has continued his father’s legacy, who was also a dentist, by welcoming patients from all walks of life and cultural backgrounds. Fluent in many languages including Farsi, Italian, French, Amharic, and Spanish, his ability to communicate with his patients in their own language allows his patients to make informed decisions about their dental treatment. Dr. Farhoumand resides in Great Falls, Virginia with his wife. He enjoys music, hiking, and traveling.

Dr. Bita Farhoumand

Dr. Bita Amanda Farhoumand

Bita Farhoumand, DDS

Dr. Bita Amanda Farhoumand is a Board Certified Periodontist and Implantologist. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology with Distinction from the University of Virginia, and attended UCLA School of Dentistry where she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. During her time in dental school, she was involved in two implant studies at the Department of Periodontics and the Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology and Department of Advanced Prosthodontics. She is also an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Northeastern Society of Periodontists, and the Virginia Society of Periodontists.

Dr. Bita received her Certificate in Periodontics from New York University Post-Graduate Program in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry in 2013. She has received extensive training in the areas of esthetic and functional crown lengthening, esthetic root coverage procedures, periodontal bone regeneration and pocket reduction surgery, minimally traumatic surgical extraction therapy with socket repair grafting, all aspects of simple through complex dental implant therapy, and the full scope of ridge and sinus grafting.

Dr. Bita was a presenter at Jay Siebert Tri-school Symposium in Boston, MA. She was featured as a guest expert on Top Doctors Medical Interviews in 2013 and 2014, which was broadcasted on CNN, FOX News, Bravo, and MSNBC. She received the "Best of Vienna Award" for Periodontics & Implant dentistry in 2012, the Patient’s Choice Award in 2015, and the Top Doctor Award for Periodontics & Implant Dentistry for 2016 and 2017. Dr. Bita has also been involved in teaching: after her training she served some time as Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University, College of Dentistry, and she is currently part of the Dental Implant Surgical Seminar as an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of Francisco Marroquin School of Dentistry in Guatemala. Dr. Bita also served as an expert-witness reviewer for a dental malpractice case in 2017.

Dr. Bita welcomes patients from all areas, and she is fluent in farsi and spanish. With her personalized, conservative, and caring approach to periodontal care, along with her gentle touch, she motivates her patients to keep up with their needed treatment and maintenance program in order to restore and maintain their overall health.

Dr. Majlessi

Dr. Majlessi

Dr. Majlessi, DDS

Dr. Majlessi received her Master of Science (MSc) degree and a certificate of specialty in Endodontics from the University of Michigan. Prior to pursuing her Masters degree Dr. Majlessi attended the University of Pennsylvania where she received her doctoral of Dental Medicine (DMD) and was a Clinical Honors Program student and recipient of the “Pre-Doctoral Endodontic Program Outstanding Clinical Award”. She has published her research in the Journal of American Dental Association (JADA) in 2016 and currently maintains memberships in the American Association of Endodontics (AAE). She is a Diplomate of American Board of Endodontics.

At an early age Dr. Majlessi began to pursue her passion for dentistry. She believes in providing care in a sensitive manner and is very skilled, offering a very calming approach to treatment which is appreciated by her many patients. “I love what I do; I treat all my patients as a member of my family in painless manner and saving their natural teeth”. Since her relocation to the area, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family.

In her spare time she likes to paint with watercolors and participate in sports and fitness events. She is bilingual, speaking both English and Farsi.

Dr. Fotini Chrisopoulos

Dr. Fotini Chrisopoulos

Fotini Chrisopoulos, DDS. MSC

Dr. Fotini Chrisopoulos, a board eligible specialist, a Prosthodontist, with advanced dental skills and exceptional chairside manner, through 8 years of advanced clinical practice and specialty training. She has completed advanced specialty training in cosmetic and implants dentistry, treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders, surgical implant placement, prosthetic treatment planning and execution of complex dental cases.

Her academic and professional dental career has been fulfilled with numerous awards and distinctions. She has been recognized as top USA dentist 2017, she has been selected by her dental peers as one of the Top 10 Prosthodontists in Northern Virginia in 2017, Top Prosthodontist in 2016 by the Northern Virginia Magazine and received the 2017.

Best of Springfield Virginia Awards for Cosmetic Dentists. As an expert in the implant dental field, she lectures internationally and has lectured at the main podium of the World Congress of the prestigious International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) in August 2017. ICOI is the world’s largest dental implant organization and the world’s largest provider of continuing dental implant education.

Dr. Chrisopoulos graduated first from the School of Dentistry of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2007, where she received awards for academic excellence upon completion of her studies. She completed a three-year postgraduate specialty program at Columbia University in New York, where she obtained also a Masters of Science degree in Prosthodontics from Columbia University in New York, where she graduated with honors. She then became Chief Fellow in the Implant Periodontal Prosthodontics Fellowship at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Dr Chrisopoulos has presented her research projects at numerous national and international dental meetings, and has been involved in teaching dental students as a Clinical Instructor since 2009. She is the recipient of a regional research award from the American College of Prosthodontics North East Section, as well as several scholarships and honorary awards. She is a member of the Northern Virginia Dental Society, American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, American College of Prosthodontics. With her genuine nature, has helped manage many patients with dental anxiety and phobia, and volunteers in programs that provide free dental treatment to people in need.

The scope of her life and career goals is summarized in an Aristotle saying: “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”

Dr. Jeannette Suh

Dr. Jeannette Suh

Jeannette Suh, DMD

Dr. Jeannette Suh believes that every person deserves a healthy smile and she wants to help patients achieve it. She received degrees of Bachelor of Science in biology and Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Emory University. Dr. Suh completed her dental education at Tufts University. She continues her education with various study groups and keeps up to date with changes in dentistry by attending dental conferences and continuing education courses. She is part of Northern Virginia dental society and she is fluent in Korean.

During her free time, she likes to check out local restaurants and she is involved with church activities.

Dr. Sanjeev Bhatia

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

Sanjeev Raj Bhatia DDS

Diplomate of American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Bhatia has been trained at leading centers in the world, including USA, England, and India. He completed his Residency training and Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from The Brooklyn Hospital Center and associated Cornell School of Medical Sciences, New York. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University, California, where he was elected to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor society for his scholastic and clinical achievements. Before coming to USA he had completed his training and examinations in England to become a Fellow in Dental Surgery of The Royal College of Surgeons of England and Masters in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from King Georges’ Medical and Dental College, India.

He brings an extensive knowledge base and experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - especially in dental implants, bone preservation/augmentation, Orthognathic surgery. His areas of interest are reconstruction of edentulous arches based on advanced complex bone grafting and reconstructive procedures, 3-D treatment planning, pre-prosthetic, perio-plastic surgery and use of laser technology. He and his team are of the few of the specialists who perform "All on 4” - “teeth in a day” implant based full mouth reconstruction in this area.

To keep abreast with latest advances and have exchange of ideas with his peers, he maintains affiliation with various professional organizations. He is a Member American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration, He afflliated with Inova hospital Landsdowne, Va.