Services

Cleaning and Polishing
Regular dental cleanings are the best way (besides your own daily care) to keep your smile sparkling and your mouth healthy.  Both of our dental centers in Wheaton and Gaithersburg, Maryland offer several different types of services for dental cleanings (also called prophylaxis). Children's Teeth Cleaning Many parents wonder when their child should first visit...
Dental Exams
Great dental health starts with regular dental exams with your dentist! We call this preventative care, and it’s the key to long term oral health. Health experts recommend that most patients get their teeth examined and cleaned by their dentist every 6 months. This is important because if you keep these appointments, any issues you...
Dental Care for Children
Regular preventative exams and cleanings not only keep your child’s smile clean and white, but also teaches them good self-care that will help them throughout their whole life. We recommend exams and cleanings twice a year to maintain your child’s dental health. And, our dentists specialize in the care of children, making it a fun...
Preventative Care
Our adult teeth have to last our entire lives. That means we have to take good care of them, with the help of our dentist and preventative dental care. Preventative dental care ranges from brushing and flossing to oral exams. Spending time on preventative care can save you money in the future by preventing small...
Oral Cancer Screenings
Your oral health is important to us, and that includes more than just your teeth! During your dental cleaning, we will conduct an exam to determine the level of your oral health. We will also review your medical history to determine if you are at risk of developing oral cancer. What to Expect During an...
Orthodontics (Braces)
Braces range in price from $3600-$4600. With a $500 deposit, you'll end up spending between $170 and $260 per month.  Braces and Orthodontia When you think of braces, you probably feel a little stress. No worries! We’ll help you through every step! We provide orthodontic services as early intervention for younger children, for correction during...
Dentures
Modern dentures can help those who have lost teeth regain their smile. Or perhaps you want to find dentures that look more natural and are more comfortable to wear. When you make the decision to restore the look and function of your teeth, there are several important considerations to make. Types of Dentures We do...
Dental Emergencies
We understand that problems with your teeth can be troubling. Dental emergencies arise as part of life. Whether it is a broken or sharp edge on your tooth; pain or sensitivity; or even how something looks, we want to make sure we take care of you promptly. Our Wheaton Dental Center is open 7 days...
Restorative Dentistry
What is Restorative Dentistry? Restorative dentistry refers to dental work that restores the function and appearance of infected, damaged, cracked, chipped, broken, or missing teeth. Maintaining the structural integrity and function of your teeth is important for your health. Diseases such as heart disease are more common in people with untreated dental issues. In addition,...
Night Guards/Sports Guards
Mouth Guards, Sports Guards & Night Guards Night guards can serve to protect your teeth from damage caused by grinding your teeth. Sports guards can serve to protect your teeth from damage while playing sports. Both are preventative measures. Our dentists at the Family Dental Center fit you for night guards or sports guards that...
Extractions
Extractions Baby Tooth Extractions $175 Surgical Extractions $275 - $450 Sometimes the only treatment for broken, damaged, or infected teeth is to completely remove them. Extractions aren’t as common now as they used to be, but when they’re the best option, we’re here to make your extraction as easy as possible.   One common case...
Teeth Whitening
Over time teeth can stain from food and drinks. Aging will also reduce enamel and cause your teeth to not be as white. Even some medications can cause stains to your teeth. But, the Family Dental Center can help! We have a number of different teeth-whitening options, and we can help you decide which one...
Root Canals
Some of the signs that you may need a root canal: pain when eating or drinking or brushing your teeth, pain when your teeth are exposed to hot or cold foods or beverages, swelling of your gums, sudden discoloration of your teeth, or a persistent pimple on your gums. Any of these symptoms indicate that...
Cosmetic Dentistry (Veeners, Cosmetic Filllings)
Cosmetic dentistry enhances the appearance of your smile. Cosmetic dental procedures include teeth whitening, correcting damaged teeth through procedures such as permanent implants and dental bonding. We can perform most cosmetic dental treatments and procedures and will discuss all of your options with you during your visit. We’ll discuss payment options and the best cosmetic...
Crowns
Dental crowns offer unsurpassed protection for your teeth, when it is required. In cases where a root canal procedure is performed or the integrity of the tooth structure is in question, a dental crown offers adequate protection. To place a crown, your dentist will normally restore the tooth via a build up and prepare the...
Bridges
Dental Bridges With two locations in Gaithersburg and Wheaton, the Family Dental Center’s goal is to improve the wellbeing of our patients with state- of- the- art dental procedures and talented doctors. One way to improve missing or broken teeth is to use dental bridges. Dental bridges fall under cosmetic procedures as they improve the...
Bonding
Dental and Teeth Bonding Dental bonding is a painless and inexpensive way to improve the look of your smile. The appearance of irregular-shaped, chipped or discolored teeth can be greatly improved through the use of dental bonding. Additionally, dental bonding is sometimes used as a substitute for traditional fillings. What To Expect With A Dental...