Dr. Elena Black, DDS

Dr. Elena Black, DDS

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics  ·  

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Dr. Elena Black, DDS is an orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics practitioner in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 9 years. She practices orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics and orthodontics.Read her story

Appalachian Orthodontics of Lynchburg

3700 Old Forest Rd

Lynchburg, VA 24501
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Insurance Accepted

  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • United Concordia

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Dr. Black's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Black "Dr. Elena Black is a dentist with advanced specialty training in Orthodontics. She obtained her Certificate for Advanced Graduate Studies in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University under the mentorship of world-renowned orthodontists. A native of Romania, Dr. Black has studied on 3 continents and brings 14 years of professional dental training to serve the Lynchburg community."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Black "Dr. Elena Black truly believes "A smile is the shortest distance between two people" (Victor Borge). As such Dr. Black and her knowledgeable team are dedicated to providing excellent orthodontic care for adults, teenagers and children, in order to create the beautiful smile that each patient deserves, in a friendly and family-like atmosphere. "

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Orthodontics

17  Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Loss
  • Underbite

15  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ferdinand College-Bacau Romania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Gr. T. Popa University Of Medicine Of Pharmacy Iasi, Romania
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Niigata University-Niigata, Japan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Boston University Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • PHD In Oral Biology At Boston University Goldman School Of Dental Medicine
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Romanian

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Dr. Black's Reviews

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Dr. Black's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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