Dr. Raha Yousefi grew up in Maryland. She attended the University of Maryland – College Park and went on to earn a Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from Howard University College of Dentistry in 2010. After receiving her DDS, she went on to further studies, earning a Multidisciplinary Master of Public Health and a Certificate in Periodontics from the University of Pittsburgh.
During her education, she received many awards for achievement, including:
2012 Student Research Award from American Association of Implant Dentistry
William T. Green Award
Certificate of Achievement in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Restorative Dentistry Award
Dean’s Honor List
The Merit Award from Dentsply International
The Department of Restorative Dentistry Award
The American Academy of Orofacial Pain Award
Dr. Yousefi was originally the Office Manager for our practice, and returned as a periodontist after her graduation. Her practice is primarily focused on periodontics. She’s an active member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, the District of Columbia Dental Society, the Greater Washington Academy of Women Dentistry, and the Greater Washington Academy of Dental Studies.
Dr. Yousefi lives with her family in Washington. She enjoys going to the park and local restaurants, cooking, hiking and cycling.