Why Choose Us?
Parmis Sionit, DDS, MSD
Dr. Sionit has enjoyed creating beautiful smiles since 2003. Prior to co-establishing Carlsbad Village Orthodontics, she was successful as a solo practitioner and as a member of group practice. She is a native of San Diego where she attended UCSD and graduated Cum Laude with studies in Psychology, Chemistry and Spanish. She earned her doctorate degree with Magna Cum Laude honors at UCLA’s Dental program where she also served as the Dental Student Body President and was elected to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honors Society. Dr. Sionit subsequently completed the Orthodontic Specialty Program at the University of Washington where she also earned her Master of Science in Dentistry.
Dr. Sionit is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association and California Dental Association. She has conducted extensive clinical research in the evaluation of expansion appliances, headgear appliances and the facial effects of growth modification. She continually updates herself on the latest research developments, treatment methods and appliances. Her broad background has given her the ability to address the unique needs of each patient and provide the highest quality of care. She takes pleasure in creating beautiful smiles for her patients and spending time with family. Her hobbies include snowboarding, cooking and international travel.
Kelly Ryan Taylor, DDS, MSD
Dr. Kelly Ryan Taylor is a native of Carlsbad, CA. Dr. Taylor attended the University of California Los Angeles where she graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology. Upon graduation, she stayed at UCLA for dental school where she was awarded numerous awards for her clinical and academic performance. Dr. Taylor graduated in the top of her class with high honors and was selected into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society. Dr. Taylor was then fortunate enough to attend the prestigious University of Washington Orthodontic Residency Program. Here Dr. Taylor received her Certificate in Orthodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry. Dr. Taylor has extensively studied the relationship between orthodontic treatment and quality of life. She has presented her research internationally and has published her studies in American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, the most acclaimed orthodontic research journal. Dr. Taylor is board-certified by the American Board of Orthodontics, the highest mark given to orthodontists. She is also an active member in many dental organizations, including the American Association of Orthodontists, California Orthodontic Association, and the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists.
Dr. Taylor is excited to be back home in Carlsbad to improve the smiles of patients in North County. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, sports, and rooting on the Bruins.