"One of leaders in Lingual Orthodontics in the Washington area"
Washingtonian Magazine 2006
Voted one of the:
2006, 2009, 2011
(voted by Peers)
(voted by Peers)
Consumers' Research Council of America 2003,2004,2009
Families Magazine 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
NoVA Living Magazine 2004, 2005
Northern Virginia Magazine
(voted by Peers)
Health and Beauty Magazine
427 Maple Avenue West
Vienna, Va 22180
Dr. Allen Garai
Dr. Allen Garai received his post-doctoral degrees from University of Rochester in Rochester New York, where he completed a one-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry and continued with a two-year specialty in Orthodontics at Eastman Dental Center at the University of Rochester, recognized as one of the top orthodontic residency programs in the country.
Dr. Garai has done extensive research on facial growth and development in patients with craniofacial abnormalities under the supervision of Dr. J.D. Subtelny(Chairman/Director Orthodontic program at Eastman Dental Center) who is one of the pioneers in the orthodontic treatment of patients with craniofacial abnormalities.
Dr. Allen Garai has been awarded the honorary title of “Diplomate” by the American Board of Orthodontics. The American Board of Orthodontics is the only orthodontic specialty board recognized by the American Dental Association. Dr. Garai teaches lingual “invisible” orthodontics at the post-doctoral orthodontic program of Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He has also served on the staff of Fairfax Hospital as an orthodontic consultant to the Center for Facial Rehabilitation. Dr. Garai is presently a member of the World Federation of Orthodontists, American Association of Orthodontists , the American Lingual Orthodontics Association , American Dental Association , Virginia Dental Association, Northern Virginia Dental Society, Northern Virginia Orthodontic Society and the Fairfax Dental Society.
In his free time, Dr. Garai enjoys playing soccer and other sports. He is also a sponsor to several area youth leagues. Dr. Garai and his wife, Sherry, have three children.
- Over 15 Years, and Privileged to have Created Thousands of Individualized Beautiful Smiles
- Over 12 Years of Teaching Orthodontics
Dr. Garai has been teaching orthodontics, covering clinical and didactic studies at Children’s and Washington Hospital Center’s Orthodontic Department. Thus, he is always up to date with the latest orthodontic treatments.
- Lecturing and Teaching Lingual Orthodontics
Dr. Allen Garai has had a special two year formal residency training in lingual orthodontics under one of the pioneers of lingual “hidden” orthodontics. He has more than 15 years of experience in treating patients with Lingual braces and has been teaching Lingual Orthodontics at Childrens/Washington Hospital Center Department of Orthodontics since 1998. Dr. Garai has been recognized as "One of leaders in Lingual Orthodontics in the Washington area" by Washingtonian magazine. He has presented lingual treatment cases at the National American Orthodontic Association Meeting. Dr. Allen Garai has been featured in NBC 4, A New Me TV show and News Channel 8.
- Dr. Allen Garai is a Board Certified Orthodontist
This honor is awarded to less than 25% of practicing orthodontists and demonstrates our pursuit of continued proficiency and excellence.
- Other Dental and Medical Professionals Orthodontic Practice of choice.
Our practice is considered the orthodontic practice of choice for other dentists, physicians and their families. Many medical and dental professionals have trusted us for their family’s orthodontic treatment.
- Recognized as “Top/Best Orthodontist”
Dr. Allen Garai has been voted as Top/Best Orthodontist by other dental professionals:
Washingtonian Magazine, 2006-2011
Northern Virginia Magazine, 2006, 2009 & 2010
Virginia Living in 2010,2011
Dr. Garai has also been selected as Top/Best Orthodontist by readers of:
Families Magazine 2003, 2005-2007
Consumer Research Council of America 2003, 2004 & 2009
NOVA Living Magazine 2004, 2005
Health and Beauty 2006 & 2007
What Set Us Apart:
- Our Doctors are Personally On Call 24/7
- Always Listening to Give You Individualized Care
We take pride in providing you a first-class service and consider all of our patients VIP while being very accommodating. We strive to let our patients know how important they are to us by being punctual and always honoring their schedule. From your initial consultation to your completion of treatment, you will experience our dedication to patient satisfaction. Dr. Garai and our staff are committed to providing the highest quality care possible for each and every patient and family member. We embrace the special relationships we form with our patients, their families and their other health care providers.
- We Use the Latest Technology
Dr. Garai uses the most innovative technologies that allow fewer visits, less missed work/school, less radiation and discomfort, and shorter total treatment time.
Digital X-Rays (1/10 the radiation of a conventional X-ray)
Lingual/Hidden Braces (Braces placed behind your teeth)
Lingual/Hidden Braces for Teenagers (LingualVIP Teen)
OSHA Compliant Sterlization
Preferred Invisalign Provider
- Dr. Garai supports our regional Community through events such as:
Vienna Rotarian, Viva Vienna, Vienna5K, Local PTAs, USO, Toys for Tots and Local Sports Teams
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