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Meet Dr. Giannina Galliani

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Giannina GallianiDr. Galliani received her doctorate training in Lima, Peru at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia. After completing dental school, she worked in private practice in Peru for a year. In 2002 - 2003 she received postgraduate training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Upon completion of the program in Minnesota, she continued her postgraduate training with an additional year of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Maryland where she received special training in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Galliani added a two-year pediatric dental specialty training at the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery in 2006. At Johns Hopkins Hospital, she received training in interdisciplinary care on the cleft lip and palate team. She also completed a two-year Pediatric Dental Fellowship at the University of Maryland, treating her own pediatric patients, and teaching pediatric dentistry to both undergraduate and postgraduate dental students. Dr. Galliani has been in private practice at a pediatric dental office in Southern Maryland for the last 6 years and is now practicing in Northern Virginia. Dr. Galliani has been practicing in private practice since 2008.

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Dr. Galliani enjoys spending time with her family and friends and traveling. Dr. Galliani resides in Falls Church with her family.

Dr. Galliani has a passion for her profession as a pediatric dentist, providing exceptional dental care for children and trying her best to meet their individual needs. Dr. Galliani is gentle and caring and wants her patients to look forward to their next appointment.

Meet Dr. Nour Gowharji

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Nour Gowharji Dr. Nour Gowharji was born and grew up in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She earned her B.D.S from King Abdul Aziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2003) and continued to pursue her passion for treating children by specializing in Pediatric Dentistry from Tufts School of Dental Medicine in (2003-2006). She worked in Private practice for 5 years in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. In 2012, she moved back to Boston as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Pediatric Dentistry from 2012-2019. She taught predoctoral and postdoctoral students, conducted research and was the Pre-doctorate program director from 2013-2016. She also earned her D.M.D from Tufts in 2017. In 2020, She moved to Virginia with her family.

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She has 17 years of practice and teaching experience. Her interests are in behavior management, children with special health care needs, growth and development and cleft lip and palate repair. She believes in providing compassionate and good quality care for every child.

Dr. Gowharji enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling to new places and learning about their cultures. She is a certified yoga instructor with special training in Trauma Informed Yoga. She has also studied Ayurveda and is a certified chef. She speaks English and Arabic.

Meet Dr. Emily Rosenberg

Pediatric Dentist Dr. Rosenberg Dr. Rosenberg graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. Olaf College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society. She went on to pursue her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and graduated with high distinction. She is a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society. She completed her specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. She received training in caring for patients with special health care needs, trauma, hospital dentistry and interdisciplinary care on the cleft lip and palate team.

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Dr. Rosenberg is thrilled to be practicing in Northern Virginia. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and reading. She values giving back and has volunteered on dental mission trips in Peru, Panama, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic.

Dr. Rosenberg is committed to providing compassionate care for children. She strives to make visiting the dentist a fun and positive experience and in doing so, help her patients build the foundation for lifelong oral health.