Dr. Genevieve Abi-Nahed or “Dr. Abi” for short, and often “ Dr Happy” as patients have renamed her, simply adores her profession and loves bringing a smile to everyone she interacts with. She is known to be a happy, cheerful person with a genuine care for her patients since 2001. Dr. Abi-Nahed has successfully treated thousands of patients. She offers customized unique treatments for each of her patients. Dr. Abi-Nahed is also an educator and believes strongly in helping others understand the process and options to obtain the best treatment plan, and ultimately the best treatment outcome possible.
Dr. Abi-Nahed is a “super specialist” and has distinguished herself in her career by becoming certified specialist in both Periodontics and Orthodontics. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and Board Eligible for the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Abi-Nahed obtained her certificate in Orthodontics from the prestigious Eastman Institute for Oral Health in Rochester, New York and received her Master of Science in Periodontics from the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Dr Abi is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Arabic and is always looking forward to learning even more languages in order to best communicate with her patients and colleagues.
She practices all scopes of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and Periodontics in San Diego, California.
Dr Genevieve Abi-Nahed
DMD, MSc (Perio), Cert (Ortho), FRCD(C),
Diplomate (American Board of Periodontology)