Meet Farzin Ghanavati, DDS
Lead Dentist & Owner
Background and Credentials
Dr. Ghanavati is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Virginia Dental Association (VDA), the Northern Virginia Dental Society (NVDS), as well as the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).
Dr. Ghanavati was born and grew up in a medical and dental family in Tehran. He started his journey in Dentistry in 1993 and has D.D.S and Master’s Degree in Periodontology and Implantology from National School of Dentistry which is a renowned university in Iran and the Middle East.
Dr. Ghanavati served for several years as an associate professor and clinical researcher in National School of Dentistry and as an author he has a few of research publications and papers in National and International Dental Journals.
Prior to earning his residency degree from University of Rochester in New York in 2017 Dr. Ghanavati had a career as a Dentist and Periodontist in Rotterdam, Netherlands in 2011.
In 2013 he earned his dental degree in “Laser in Dentistry” from Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen University (RWTH Aachen University) which is a research university located in Aachen, Germany.
Dr. Ghanavati is a Board Certified Dentist and excited to provide comprehensive general dental care to patients and also provide periodontal therapy where needed.
He is competent in restorative dentistry, prosthetic dentistry, dental implantology, periodontology, endodontics, oral surgery, pediatric and geriatric dentistry.
His oral surgery and periodontology skills include the surgical placement of implants, periodontal surgery, hard and soft tissue grafting (bone and gum grafting), the removal of impacted third molars, socket preservation, sinus lifting and ridge augmentation.
Dr. Ghanavati is one of the first dentists in the United States and world to undergo training and become certified to offer the Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation treatment to his patients, which is a scalpel-free, suture-free procedure with very fast recovery for correcting gum recession.
Besides dentistry, Dr. Ghanavati is spending his time with family and friends and enjoys oil and acrylic painting, photography, sports, motorcycling, surfing, live music, and outdoor adventure.