All our professionals at DC Endodontics maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in endodontics.
Julian Moiseiwitsch, B.D.S. , Ph. D.
Born and raised in Belfast, N. Ireland, Dr. Julian R.D. Moiseiwitsch attended dental school at University College in London, England, graduating in 1984 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.). He completed his Licenciate in Dental Surgery (L.D.S) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England the following year. After oral surgery training in England, Dr. Moiseiwitsch moved to San Francisco where he accepted an appointment as Assistant Professor at the University of California at San Francisco. In 1989, he moved to Chapel Hill, North Carolina to complete an AEGD residency at theUniversity of North Carolina. He was a Resident in Endodontics at UNC where he also earned a Ph.D. in Craniofacial Development in 1995; after completing his endodontic training, he remained on the faculty until 2001.
Dr. Moiseiwitch is currently the president of the District of Columbia Dental Society.
Dr. Moiseiwitsch is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. He currently maintains a private practice limited to endodontics in Washington D.C. and is adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. He is also on staff at the Children’s National Medical Center where he developed a Curriculum in Endodontics for Residents in Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Moiseiwitsch is the author of 15 peer reviewed articles, 3 book chapters and over 30 abstracts. He is a lecturer nationally, and in Europe, on his dental research and clinical interests for which he has received numerous awards. His research has included clinical studies investigating the causes of endodontic failures and how to improve anesthetic success in hyperemic teeth. Dr. Moiseiwitsch’s academic efforts in the basic sciences have focused on Molecular Signaling during development of the mammalian, face including the dentition.
Dr. Moiseiwitsch lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife, Françoise and nineteen year old daughter, Nina. In his spare time, he enjoys fencing, bicycling, and spending time with his family.
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1992-1995
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1990-1995
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1989-1990
Royal College of Surgeons of England, 1985
University of London, University College, 1980-1984
Naghmeh Latifi, D.M.D.
Dr. Latifi graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine and completed her advanced specialty training in endodontics at New York University College of Dental Medicine. She has practiced as an endodontist in Boston and Chicago. While in Boston Dr. Latifi served as a member of the Attending Clinical Faculty of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine .
Dr. Latifi has presented award-winning research on Regenerative Endodontics at the American Association of Endodontists 2016 Annual Meeting. She has participated in multiple pro bono outreach programs globally in areas such as Nepal and Mexico, where she has helped under-served communities in need of endodontic care. Dr. Latifi is a Board Eligible endodontist and a member of the American Association of Endodontists and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Latifi is relocating to Washington DC to accompany her husband who has recently accepted an appointment as a transplant and hepatobiliary surgeon at Georgetown University Hospital.
NOVA Southeastern University - 2014
Certificate of Endodontics Residency, New York University (NYU)