Dr. Bryan Foley
Dr. Foley completed his dental training at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. He graduated Summa Cum Laude and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society for his academic and clinical achievements.
Dr. Foley continued his dental education by completing a post-graduate, orthodontic residency at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. Here, he received his Dental Specialty Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and received a Master of Science in Oral Biology. Dr. Foley went on to complete the board certification process and is a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.
Dr. Foley was selected to present his master’s thesis, Pain Gene Expression in Facial Asymmetry and TMD, at the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) Annual Session and received the William S. Kress Award for the most outstanding research thesis by a graduate resident within the Middle Atlantic Society of Orthodontists (MASO) geographic area. He was chosen to attend the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) Young Leaders in Orthodontics Conference, and holds membership in the AAO, the Pennsylvania Dental Association of the American Dental Association (ADA), and the Academy of Stomatology of Philadelphia.
Dr. Kellyn Hodges
Dr. Hodges was born and reared in Philadelphia where she excelled academically and studied opera as a lyric soprano at the Philadelphia High School for Girls. Dr. Hodges then went on to Howard University where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and valedictorian of the Chemistry department in 1988. She earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine and Masters Degree in Orthodontics at Temple University, graduating Summa Cum Laude.
Dr. Hodges currently owns and operates three orthodontic practices in the greater Philadelphia area. Customized and detailed treatment designed to enhance the natural smile and facial beauty is her sub-specialty. Dr. Hodges is the expert orthodontic consultant to various ERISSA Funds and Unions in the Tri-State area, overseeing and reviewing the orthodontic cases of other orthodontists and assisting in appropriate treatment approaches for their patients. Dr. Hodges truly considers it a privilege not only to be able to help people improve their appearance, but also to touch lives in a positive way.
In addition to her scholarly achievements and professional accomplishments, Dr. Hodges loves teaching and speaking at churches and in the community about self- improvement and empowerment. As the servant leader of the Vacation Bible School at Bethlehem Baptist Church she began speaking and teachimg about faith and life-balance to various organizations throughout the United States. She has been called to share her learned insight and experiences with others who desire to live a life that is balanced and fulfilling.
Dr. Hodges has numerous charities that are dear to her heart and volunteers countless hours with a number of civic organizations mentoring, speaking, planning or serving in whatever capacity is needed. Her most gratifying efforts, however, are building wells for desolate villages in Africa and adopting African children in various ways.
Dr. Hodges lives her life believing to whom much is given, much is required.
Dr. Hodges is very happily married to Dr. Eric Hodges, a former class-mate and well known Endodontist in Philadelphia. They have three children and currently reside in the Philadelphia area.
It is Dr. Hodges’ sincere desire to have a positive impact and influence on all who know her.
Dr. Samaneh Mojarrad
Dr. Mojarrad received her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. She was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society for her clinical and academic achievements and graduated with high honors.
Dr. Mojarrad's love for art and passion to provide patients with a healthy beautiful smile led her to continue her dental training at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her specialty training in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics and received a Master's of Science in Oral Biology. Dr.Mojarrad's unyielding hard work, determination, and dedication to excellence led her to win the “ 2018 Eugene L. Gottlieb JCO Student of the Year " award.
Dr.Mojarrad feels blessed to be in a profession that enables her to craft beautiful smiles and impact patients lives in a positive and meaningful way. When not working, Dr. Mojarrad enjoys spending time with her family and friends, exploring new restaurants and cuisines, hiking, baking, and painting.
Dr. Brianna Yang
Dr. Brianna Yang was born in Seoul, South Korea. She has a diverse upbringing, growing up on three different continents and in nine different cities. She has been calling Philadelphia her home for the past 9 years.
Dr. Yang obtained her Doctorate in Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated with the highest academic honor, and was inducted into Matthew Cryer Society and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society. In Dental school, Dr. Yang was involved in research projects on oral cancer and presented her findings in national and international meetings. She received numerous awards, including an award given to one graduate from each class by the American Association of Orthodontics. She continued her specialty training in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at the University of Pennsylvania, where she served as the chief resident.
Dr. Yang enjoys giving back to her community and is passionate about providing gentle and personalized orthodontic care to improve smiles and quality of life. When she is not working, Dr. Yang enjoys spending her time with family and friends, reading, playing tennis, hiking, and cooking.