Neal R. Emad, DDS

Dr. Neal Emad graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry in 1983 and graduated with honors from the University of Maryland Dental School in 1987. He continues his education yearly to remain current as a general practitioner, and has achieved advanced certification in orthodontics by both the United States Dental Institute and the Mid-Atlantic Orthodontic Society. He is certified in Invisalign® and oral sedation, and he has received advanced training in implant dentistry.

Dr. Emad has also achieved the following recognition:

  • America’s Top Dentist
  • Member of the Vienna Business Association
  • Elected by peers as a trustee for the UMD Professional Schools (law school, medical school, dental school)
  • Elected to the Board of Visitors of the UMD Dental School as an advisor to the Dean
  • Volunteered for the Catholic Medical Mission Board to provide dental services for impoverished children in the Dominican Republic

Our dentist has served in Vienna for more than 29 years. His goal as a dentist is to provide his patients with excellent oral health services. He strives to make every patient feel as comfortable as possible while he explains every procedure every step of the way.

Dr. Emad is married and blessed with three children. In his spare time, he skis, plays racquet ball, visits the beach, volunteers at his church, and donates his time to the needy.

Marcus Emad, DDS

Dr. Marcus Emad graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science in biology in 2013 and graduated from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in 2018. He received specialized training through clerkship programs for pediatric dentistry, oral surgery, periodontics, and more. Dr. Marcus also continues his education through different certifications for orthodontics, implant dentistry, and other specialties in order to remain current as a dental practitioner.

Dr. Marcus is very active in the dental community and is constantly reviewing and studying clinical trials and results in order to provide the utmost excellence of dental care for his patients. In his spare time he likes to snowboard, golf, play guitar, and more.”


Meet Our Team

Our team at Nova Dental Care is very tight knit and friendly; many of us have been here for several years. We strive to accommodate to our patients’ needs—including offering bilingual services in English, French, Spanish, and Arabic—and provide a family atmosphere. Contact us today to schedule your appointment with our dentist in Vienna, Virginia!


Patricia – Clinical Director/Dental Assistant Lead

Patricia is our highly skilled clinical director and dental assistant lead. She attended the University of San Martin de Porres, School of Dentistry in Lima, Peru, where she graduated in 1999. After graduating dental school, she completed a master’s degree in teaching and research in stomatology at the University Federico Villareal in Lima, Peru. Patty enjoys meeting each patient and loves to hear about what is new and exciting in the patient’s day.


Luma – Office Coordinator

Luma is our office coordinator and has called Nova Dental Care her second home since 2001. She graduated from George Mason University with a double major in international relations and biology. Luma loves getting to know each patient we help treat. She welcomes new patients to the family and truly cares about their comfort.


Maria – Office Manager

Maria is the office manager at Nova Dental Care and has made patients feel at home here since 1996. Maria graduated from George Mason University with a BA in business administration. She greets and welcomes all of our patients, books their appointments, and handles all of the finances in the office. She is thrilled to welcome all patients to our office, and she endeavors to make them feel as comfortable and at home as possible.


Cindia – Dental Hygienist

Cindia is the dental hygienist at Nova Dental Care. She is dedicated and enthusiastic to helping our patients obtain and maintain excellent oral health. Cindia received a BS in dental hygiene from Old Dominion University and received an MBA in management from Strayer University. Cindia is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, where she served from 1986-1990. She welcomes every patient and strives to make you feel comfortable and part of the family.