Zahra Kavianpour, DDS, a General and Cosmetic Dentist with Brighter Smile Family Dentistry & Orthodontics

Get to know General and Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Zahra Kavianpour, who serves patients in Sterling, Virginia.

A Northern Virginia dentist, Dr. Kavianpour has been helping patients achieve and maintain optimal dental health and wellness for over 30 years. At her dental practice, Brighter Smile Family Dentistry & Orthodontics, she welcomes patients and families from many local communities and strives to meet all of their dental health needs and cosmetic goals under one roof.

From preventive dental care that is tailored to the unique needs of each individual patient to advanced restorative and cosmetic treatments for achieving goals, Brighter Smile Family Dentistry & Orthodontics in Sterling allows each patient to experience the difference that personalized dental care and oral hygiene can make in the maintenance of one’s oral health.

Committed to giving the highest quality service and treatment to each of her patients, Dr. Kavianpour not only develops an understanding of the health and function of each patient’s mouth but also takes the time to understand his/her fears, goals, and priorities. Her focus is on the complete well-being of each person. This compassionate and comprehensive approach creates the opportunity for her patients to receive the best that today’s dentistry has to offer. 

In 1982, Dr. Kavianpour graduated with a degree in Biochemistry and then went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in May of 1987 from the University of Maryland. She regularly upgrades her skills through continuing education and postgraduate courses in cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, orthodontics, and sedation dentistry to insure that her patients receive the benefit of state-of-the-art techniques and materials. She has trained at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in cosmetic dentistry and is a member of the American Dental Association, the Virginia State Dental Association, the Northern Virginia Dental Association, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, and the U.S. Dental Institute in Orthodontics.

Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. As a general and cosmetic dentist, Dr. Kavianpour has the skills needed to perform an array of procedures that are simple or complex in nature. 

Residing in Virginia for four decades with her husband and three sons, she leads a busy life and enjoys ice skating, hiking, and spending time with her family when she is not in the office. 

Learn more about Dr. Zahra Kavianpour:

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