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The Maryland Dental Center Difference

From fillings & cleanings, extractions & wisdom teeth, to advanced surgeries like dental implants & bone grafting, we are consistently one of the busiest dental clinics in Maryland & Virginia. We offer affordable services while maintaining the highest standards in dental care. Our offices utilize the latest standardized technologies available, and have trained and experienced …

Fellow/Master of the AGD

The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), is an organization of general dentists who dedicate to professional development and continuing education. All AGD members must remain current with advances in the profession to provide quality patient treatment. A “Fellow” in the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) has been recognized by other general dentists as a leader …

Women’s Dental Health Facts

Women’s oral health depends on their different stages of life. For many women, these changes are directly related to surges in hormone levels, such as in puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, lactation and menopause. Women are also more likely to be diagnosed with TMJ, Myofascial pain, eating disorders, and Sjogren’s Syndrome (dry mouth). What types of conditions …

What is a General Dentist?

The Academy of General Dentistry defines a general dentist as “the primary dental care provider for patients in all age groups”. The general dentist is responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, management and overall coordination of services related to patients’ oral health needs. Most importantly, a general dentist is an expert in dentistry. These dentists are …

Time for Braces

Orthodontics is a special discipline of dentistry concerned with aligning the teeth and jaws to improve one’s smile and oral health. “Ortho” means correct or straight, and “Odont” means tooth. A dentist usually recommends braces to improve the patient’s physical “orofacial” appearance. Through orthodontic treatment, problems like crooked or crowded teeth, overbites or underbites, incorrect …

Sensitive Teeth

Tooth sensitivity is caused by the stimulation of cells within tiny tubes located in the dentin (the layer of tissue found beneath the hard enamel that contains the inner pulp). When the hard enamel begins to break down or by receding gums – exposing the tiny tube surfaces – eating or drinking food and beverages …

Oral Cancer

Oral cancer, the sixth most common cancer, accounts for about 3.6 percent of all cancers diagnosed, with roughly 40,000 new cases reported annually in the United States. The vast majority of oral cancers occur in people older than 45 years, with men being twice as likely as women to develop the disease. The most frequent …