Dr. Liliana Calkins – Airway and Sleep Specialist in Orthodontics and Craniofacial Orthopedics
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.