As a partner of the Airway and Sleep Group, Facial and Airway Development Center, Dr. Calkins is advocate of her patients by improving the conditions that will support the growth and development of craniofacial structures, to improve the function of soft tissue (muscles) and airway. Pediatric and Adults patients alike, can have manifestations of sleep disordered breathing. Our interdisciplinary interaction, allows for other specialties to interact towards a common outcome: sustained improvement of your health!
Dr. Calkins is recognized by Continental Who’s Who as Pinnacle Professional of The Year in the field of Medicine in recognition of her role as Specialist in Orthodontics and Craniofacial Orthopedics at Sunrise Orthodontics Facial & Airway Development Center.
Dedicated to providing their clients with the quality medical services they deserve, Sunrise Orthodontics Facial & Airway Development Center specializes in providing exceptional dental sleep and orthodontic care to those they serve. Utilizing the latest innovations in medical technology, the team at Sunrise Orthodontics combines the most advanced techniques with a compassionate approach to cater to the wellbeing of their clients.
With 24 years of experience as a specialist in Orthodontics, Dr. Liliana L.C. Calkins has established herself as a trusted name in the field of orthodontics. Always learning and growing in her profession, Dr. Calkins has attained extensive experience in all facets of orthodontics. With a commitment to her patients, Dr. Calkins has become well versed in the areas of dental sleep medicine, craniofacial orthopedics, nasoalveolar molding for infants, along with diagnosis and treatment for Temporomandibular Joint disorders. Dr. Calkins is committed advancing her knowledge on her profession and providing for her family. When asked about what keeps her in her profession, she stated, “My passion for learning and improving the quality of life of our patients.”
Graduating first in her class at dental school, Dr. Calkins graduated from National Autonomous University of Mexico City (UNAM) and earned her certification in orthodontics with honors.
To further enhance her professional development, Dr. Calkins is an esteemed member of several prominent organizations including the American Association of Orthodontists, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, and The Dawson Academy, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Piper Education and Research Center, Spear Study Club, and International Academy of Orofacial Myology.
Charitable to various organizations, Dr. Calkins is an avid supporter of Tysons Youth Center and Girls on the Run where she not only donates but also participates in marathons for the organization.
In recognition of her many professional achievements, Dr. Calkins was the honorary recipient of the International Association of Dentist-Patient Choice Award and named Northern Virginia Magazine as Top Dentist 2016.
Meet Edward Zebovitz, D.D.S., an accomplished oral surgeon by day, and generous humanitarian, dedicated husband, father, and international traveller. Making the most of his gifts and talents, Dr. Zebovitz is as comfortable practicing in his state-of-the-art office as he is in rural primitive facilities, serving the needy across the globe, and across the street.
Since 2006, Dr. Zebovitz has served as Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, Maryland. He is certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS) and is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS). Dr. Zebovitz’ thriving practice, established in 2000, is located in Bowie, Maryland. He is quick to share his success with his loyal, gentle and patient centered staff.
Dr. Zebovitz demonstrates expertise in the reconstruction of jaw and facial deformities, and the management of Temporomandibular (TM) Joint Disorders and Occlusion, or joint and bite issues of the jaw. Dr. Zebovitz specializes in treating the effects of jaw and facial deformities with regard to breathing, including Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). His mission is to achieve predictable and lasting results. To that end, Dr. Zebovitz incorporates current, proven diagnostic protocols and treatment modalities into his practice, and embraces innovations in the field.
As a seasoned professional, Dr. Zebovitz shares his skills and collaborates with colleagues, maintaining membership in several professional organizations, including:
- American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: Fellow
- Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity
- The American Equilibration Society
- The International Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- The Pankey Institute
- Multiple peer study groups
Training & Education
Dr. Zebovitz’ training includes completion of a Maxillofacial Surgery Fellowship in 1994, in conjunction with the Missouri Baptist Medical Center and St. Louis University. (Just three programs existed in the U.S. at the time.) There, Dr. Zebovitz flourished under the tutelage of Dr. Kenneth Rotskoff, M.D., D.D.S. A pioneer in the field, Dr. Rotskoff forged innovations in Microsurgical Temporomandibular Joint Surgery, and published several peer reviewed articles.
Dr. Zebovitz completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency in 1993. He participated in a combined program sponsored by the D.C. General, Washington D.C. Veteran and Howard University Hospitals. His undergraduate dental training was completed at the Howard University, College of Dentistry, after finishing his undergraduate education at University of Maryland.
Continued Studies & Achievements
Committed to pursuing continuing education, Dr. Zebovitz has completed extensive course work with national and international experts. He is an alumnus of the prestigious Pankey Institute, the Dawson Center of Dental Studies, and the Piper Institute. A sought-after speaker, Dr. Zebovitz lectures on the topics of contemporary and innovative surgical techniques and treatment protocols.
He is married to an extremely talented OB/GYN Coryse Brathwaite, MD, who is also on staff at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, MD. Together they have 4 incredible and talented children. Two daughters, Gabrielle & Katherine and 2 sons, Justin & Jonathan
Dr. Zebovitz grew up in Frederick, Maryland. Aside from dentistry, he cites international travel, skiing, and spending time with family as his life’s passions.