Dr. Scott H. Leaf
Dr. Scott H. Leaf, in private practice since 1983, provides dental care to children from infancy through adolescence, as well as those with special needs. A graduate of Georgetown University's School of Dentistry, Dr. Leaf completed his pediatric dental residency at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. He is currently affiliated with the Hospital and treats private patients requiring general anesthesia. Dr. Leaf has been named as a Top Pediatric Dentist by Washingtonian Magazine.
Dr. Leaf is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association, the Northern Virginia Dental Society, and was a Virginia representative to the American Society of Children’s Dentistry.
When not treating patients, Dr. Leaf enjoys traveling, swimming and has a passion for all things equestrian. He is a harness racer and as an amateur driver has competed since 1991. His victories include wins at the prestigious track in Mikkeli, Finland, and he was the first American to win a trotting race in Estonia. He continues to be active in racing; and is an owner, breeder and collector of equestrian art. Dr. Leaf is active in the community and local schools, visiting classrooms to educate students on proper dental hygiene. Dr. Leaf also sponsors area youth sports teams.
Dr. Caitlyn Nuger
After completing her degree in biology and sociology from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Dr. Nuger pursued her dental degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She then finished her pediatric training at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia where she spent two years treating infants, children and adolescents, as well as those with special needs. Playing an intricate role in the hospital's emergency and trauma department, she gained valuable experience in treating children under conscious sedation and general anesthesia.
Dr. Nuger is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Virginia Dental Association, the Virginia Society of Pediatric Dentistry, the Northern Virginia Dental Society, and as of October, 2016, is board certified. What Dr. Nuger loves most about treating children of all ages is the ability to comfortably guide them through their dental visits and procedures to ensure a future of positive dental experiences.
Having grown up in a dental home and working in her father's dental practice, she has a unique perspective on dentistry. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, skiing, and spending time with her family. She is an avid dog enthusiast and loves to visit her family labradoodle, Wilson. Dr. Nuger recently moved to the Northern Virginia area and is excited to become part of our community.
Dr. Chi-Yi Lin
Dr. Chi-Yi Lin is a native of Taiwan and received his Dental degree from Taipei Medical University and New York University. He completed a two-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry at New York University and is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist.
Previously, Dr. Lin was on the faculty of New York University College of Dentistry as a Clinical Instructor in Pediatric Dentistry and West Virginia University School of Dentistry as an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry. He has been in private practice in Taiwan and New Jersey prior to relocating to the DC/ Northern Virginia area.
Dr. Lin is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a member of the American Dental Association.
Dr. Dennis Cetlin
Dr. Dennis Cetlin is a graduate of Tufts Dental School in 1976. He was a Resident in Orthodontics at Einstein Orthodontics in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He has been in independent practice of orthodontists in the State of Virginia since 1980. Dr. Cetlin works in our Burke Office.