Dental One Associates of Pikesville
25 Hooks Lane, Suite 212, Pikesville, MD 21208

General Dentists in Pikesville

When your teeth and gums are healthy, you can eat and speak normally, and your smile looks bright and beautiful. Brushing and flossing is essential to maintaining your beaming smile, but to enjoy optimal dental health, you’ll need professional care from your general or family dentist.

How Your General Dentist Keeps Your Smile Healthy

A general dentist is a primary care provider who monitors your overall dental health and treats and prevents various dental problems. Your general or family dentist provides a wide variety of services instead of focusing on a specific dental specialty. Many general dentists treat entire families.

What Procedures Does a General Dentist Perform?

General family dentistry practitioners perform routine dental checkups, professional teeth-cleanings, and x-rays to maintain and monitor dental health. They fill cavities, perform root canals, apply products to strengthen and protect teeth, help optimize home care routines, and treat various dental symptoms and conditions as needed. When you have an unexpected problem with your teeth or gums, your dentist will diagnose and treat it, and make sure that the underlying cause is resolved.

Important General Dentistry Services

As general dentistry providers, our goal is to cover every dental need for patients of all ages. The following list details our range of professional general dentistry services.

  • Crowns
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Reconstruction
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures
  • Fillings and Restorations
  • Root Canal Therapy

How Frequently Should I See My Dentist?

You should schedule a visit to your general dental office approximately every six months. If you have severe dental disease or other chronic health problems, your dentist may want to see you more often.

How Much Will the Visit Cost?

Your out-of-pocket fees will be based on your insurance coverage and the kinds of treatments and procedures your dentist performs. You can learn more about our costs by calling our office prior to your appointment.

Can I Get an Appointment with a General Dentist Near Me?

Setting up your appointment is simple, so don’t delay. Call our office to schedule your initial or follow-up visit at a convenient date and time.

How Long Will a Dentist General Practice Appointment Last?

If you’re scheduled for a routine checkup or follow-up visit, the appointment shouldn’t last more than one hour. Complex treatments, procedures, and evaluations may take longer. If you’re concerned about scheduling conflicts, call us to determine more approximate treatment times for your visit.

Getting Ready for Your Dental Appointment

A little preparation saves time and makes your appointment easier. Be sure to arrive on time and bring your insurance information. If you are a new patient, we will also need a list of your medications and current medical conditions for which you receive treatment. Don’t be embarrassed if you feel nervous or anxious before your appointment as this is quite common. Please let us know if you suffer from severe dental anxiety so that we can better meet your needs and help to make you more comfortable.

What Happens If I Avoid Seeing the Dentist?

Without regular dental care, you may end up paying for expensive restorations and surgical dental procedures later in life as tooth loss will become more likely. If you see your dentist regularly, any dental problems that you develop will be detected and treated in their earliest stages, which will be less expensive and less painful. Maintaining your tooth and gum health will also help reduce your risk of serious medical problems that are associated with gum disease. Get your dental health on the right track today. Contact our office to schedule your appointment with one of our experienced general dentists.


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Dental Bridges

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, our doctors in Pikesville may be able to restore your smile using a dental bridge. Bridges are composed of a replacement tooth or teeth supported on either side by a […]

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Dental Implants

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Dental Reconstruction

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Dental Sealants

Dental sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities. The treatment entails applying a thin, safe plastic coating to the molars, which are the most commonly used teeth for chewing, protecting them from plaque and acids. The process of applying […]

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Fillings and Restorations

Our dentists in Pikesville offer dental fillings to treat cavities.  Dental fillings can also be also used to repair cracked or broken teeth.  Ask about tooth-colored fillings that make your mouth look more natural and attractive.

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Oral Hygiene

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Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save […]

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Patient Reviews
Staff very helpful. Gives great dental hygiene tips. Very knowledgeable and accommodating.
Sherryl G.
I have been going to DOA of Pikesville for almost six years. I am now under orthodontic care with them in addition to my general dentistry care. I could not imagine going to any other dentist office. […]
Janelle K.
Crystal is terrific!
Jack P.
I love the location, the friendly receptionist and staff.
Maedell B.
I became a new patient and I received on the spot treatment and care the same day.
Chakeesha S.
Short wait time, the hygienist is genteel and efficient. I am always out of there in a reasonable amount of time.
Julia C.
Dr. Stewart is very patient and friendly. Made my expierence less stressful! Techs are cool as well!
Candice R.
Excellent service!!
Henri B.
Excellent ,efficient and professional service. The dental technician as usual was outstanding.
Emanuel T.
Good service, explained things very well, assistant was friendly and made feel comfortable.
Donald L.
Great service, friendly staff.
Linda B.
Crystal is back and the reason I come to this office. She is very good at her job, always pleasant and again the reason I’m here.
Esther A.
I like the office, but the dentists change rather often.
Theresa B.
Very Pleasant staff
Charlene C.
Great customer service and pleasant atmosphere
Robin H.
I used to be terrified of dentist. Dr. Steward and staff are the best. Compassionate and professional.
Delores J.
Great customer service and pleasant atmosphere.
Linda A.
Same day service! The entire staff was very professional and helpful. They were concerned about my health a needs. Thanks to you all in no longer in pain!
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Very pleased with service/staff
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Friendliness of staff and cleaniness of office
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