Dr. Ali Y. Ghatri
Dr. Ali Ghatri completed his dental education at Case Western Reserve University, where he was awarded the Certificate of Academic Excellence in Dentistry in both 1991 & 1992. In his last year of dental school, he was granted membership into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society for excellence in academic achievement.
Dr. Ghatri was honored by being recognized in the 1990 edition of Who’s Who of Dentists in the United States as well as the 1999 edition of Guide to America’s Top Dentists.
Dr. Ghatri received his orthodontic certificate from the Orthodontic Department of the University of Connecticut. He started his practice in the metro area of Washington, D.C. in 1995. Throughout his career, he has treated many children and adults using the newest and most advanced technologies available.
Dr. Ghatri is an avid advocate of patient comfort and well-being and that is why he is active in providing the Damon System, Invisalign® ,iBraces, Smartclip Braces, OrthoCAD IQ, and SureSmile to his patients.
He has been a member of the American Association of Orthodontists since 1992 and has received the American Association of Orthodontists’ Scientific Program Award for his participation in orthodontic education and research. He has been recognized as an Invisalign Elite Provider and is among the top 1% of Invisalign Providers in the United States.
In Dr. Ghatri's spare time he enjoys playing soccer and tennis as well as reading and going to the movies. Spending time with hisfamily is his most favorite activity.
Dr. Ghatri was recently named Top Dentist with Northern Virginia Magazine for 2012!
Dr. Vivian Fan
Dr. Vivian Fan is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Rochester, where she majored in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Biology. She received her doctoral degree in dental medicine from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2000. She then moved to Boston for a Postgraduate Orthodontic Residency at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, joint with a PhD program in Biological Engineering at MIT. After the completion of ten years of professional dental training Dr. Fan is dedicated to excellent patient care as a Board-Certified orthodontist and hopes to facilitate the transition of new advances in research and technology into clinical orthodontics.
Dr. Jade Tran
Dr. Jade Tran grew up in the mile high city of Denver, Colorado where she attended the University of Colorado at Boulder for her bachelor’s degree in biology. Pursuing her dream to become a dentist, she made a move to the big apple and received her doctor of dental surgery degree from New York University. She excelled in school graduating with honors, and was inducted into the national dental honor society Omicron Kappa Upsilon, reserved for the top 10% of the class.
She stayed in New York and completed a general practice residency at Nassau Medical Center in Long Island to advance her clinical skills in dentistry. There, her love for orthodontics was reinforced. She then completed her post-graduate education in orthodontics and facial orthopedics at NYU, where she did extensive research on accelerating tooth movement. Her research, “Cytokine Expression and Accelerated Tooth Movement”, was published in the Journal of Dental Research. Shortly after graduation, Dr. Tran became a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. She is also a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, and Northern Virginia Dental Association. As a board certified orthodontist, she strives to provide patients with the best care possible.
Dr. Tran has participated in several dental outreaches in Romania and Nicaragua, and looks forward to many more. In her spare time she enjoys photography, baking and taking long walks with her husband and two dogs.
Dr. Ibrahim Y. Alhussain
Dr. Ibrahim Y. Alhussain received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003. He then received his orthodontic certificate in 2006 from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. Dr. Alhussain joined the practice in 2006 with more than six years of previous orthodontic experience from France. He has served as a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania, and has lectured at various international orthodontic meetings. He is an active member of many organizations, including the American Association of Orthodontists, Friends of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research and the European Orthodontic Society. Married and the father of four children, he is committed to his family and community.