1470 Pantops Mountain Place
Charlottesville, Virginia 22911
Phone: 434-817-1817 • Fax: 434-817-1819


  • Board Certified Pediatric Dentist
  • Board Certified Orthodontist
  • 24 Hour Emergency Access
  • General Anesthesia
  • Conscious Sedation

Meet the Doctors

All of the doctors at Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville are passionate about the dental health of children and have dedicated themselves to the quality care of their patients as well as caring about the entire family. Get to know our doctors:


Jacqueline Carney, DDS, MS
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
As the founding president of Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville, Dr. Carney started treating patients in Charlottesville November 2004. She completed her bachelor’s degree (BA) at the University of Tennessee, her doctor of dental surgery (DDS), master of science (MS) and certificate of pediatric dentistry at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia. In April 2007, Dr. Carney received distinction as Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Board certification is a rigourous, voluntary testing process to demonstrate highest professional knowledge. In addition to her responsibilities at Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville, Dr. Carney continues to teach at Virginia Commonwealth University as Clinical Associate Professor, School of Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry.

Giuseppe "Joe" Rebellato, DDS
Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics
Dr. Rebellato arrived in Charlottesville August 2005 and founded Pantops Orthodontics, a dental practice specializing in braces and sharing location with Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville. Pantops Orthodontics serves the patients of Children’s Dentistry of Charlottesville as well as other patients of the community. He graduated in 1989 at the top of his dental school class at McGill University, Montreal, Canada and then completed his orthodontic residency training in 1993 at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Rebellato has been an orthodontic instructor at Virginia Commonwealth University (1993-1997) and Mayo Graduate School of Medicine (1997-2005). Dr. Rebellato is a board certified orthodontist and has received numerous awards, lectured nationally and internationally, and published numerous book chapters and scientific articles. Dr. Rebellato continues to lecture to dental societies, University of Virginia and Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia.

John Will, DDS
Dr. John Will comes from Tennessee and attended Southern Adventist University prior to dental school.  He completed three years of undergraduate education prior to receiving early acceptance to Loma Linda University Dental School.  His doctorate of dental surgery (DDS) was awarded in 2008 and Dr. Will was recognized as an outstanding student at Loma Linda University by achieving the Anderson Award.  Dr. Will extended his stay at Loma Linda University by enrolling in the dental anesthesiology residency program.  During his two years of training, he received extensive education in pharmacology, physiology, internal medicine, general anesthesia and conscious sedation.  Dr. Will has had research published in the July 2010 issue of Dental Clinics of North America.