Dr. Lisa DeMarco is a board-certified orthodontist with over 25 years experience. She is recognized for her outstanding skills in all aspects of orthodontics including adult, pediatric and adolescent care using traditional, Invisalign, Clear, and Damon self-ligating braces.
Dr. DeMarco graduated summa cum laude and first in her class from the University of Maryland Dental School. She served as class president and received numerous awards for outstanding academic achievement and leadership. Following graduation, Dr. DeMarco completed an additional year of General Practice Residency Training at the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, specializing in Hospital Dentistry and the care of patients with medical complications. She also practiced as a general dentist in Washington, D.C., and this experience allows her to provide more complicated adult orthodontic treatment involving prosthetic and periodontal needs which require close coordination with the general dentist.
Dr. DeMarco completed her Orthodontic Specialty Certification and a Master of Science degree at the University of Maryland, where she was awarded the Post Graduate Award for Clinical Excellence and other honors. As Assistant Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Maryland Dental School, she taught orthodontics and served as Director of Undergraduate Clinical Orthodontics. Dr. DeMarco is active in many national and local orthodontic associations including the American Association of Orthodontics, the American Board of Orthodontics, and the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists.
Dr. DeMarco has been recognized for the past twenty years as an Outstanding Orthodontist by the Washingtonian Magazine and Washington Checkbook and has been featured in several Washington Post articles on orthodontics.
Dr. DeMarco's area of interest and expertise include adolescent orthodontics and orthognathic surgical correction of dentofacial deformities. Her outstanding qualifications and experience coupled with her genuine interest in her patients and her enthusiasm for orthodontics allow her to provide excellent and caring orthodontic treatment. Dr. DeMarco regularly takes advanced education courses to remain abreast of the changes in orthodontics which she incorporates into practice to provide patients with excellent and state of the art orthodontic care in a comfortable and caring environment.
Dr. DeMarco is the proud mother of a son and daughter and is married to Dr. Leonard Goldman, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, who also practices in Silver Spring. Dr. DeMarco is active in many community and school organizations, including youth sports teams and volunteer groups and donates her time to Mission of Mercy where she treats underserved patients in Appalachia and rural Maryland. Her additional interests include cycling, golf, gardening and travel.
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