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Your Dentist Near Dahlgren Meet the Dental Team!

We’re excited to welcome you to La Plata Dental! With our caring dentists and knowledgeable team, we make your future dental visits feel like a treat. We’re always working hard to ensure every appointment is stress-free, from the moment you arrive to the moment you set up a future visit! All our team members have the necessary training to make you feel right at home, even during advanced treatments. You’ll love our friendly, welcoming and effective team and dentist near Dahlgren, and we always make you feel like family.

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The La Plata Dental team

The Patient Experience is Our #1 Focus

Our Dental Patients Love Us

“I am the WORST dental patient there is. Dr. Hochman was the GREATEST most patient dentist I have ever encountered. From the moment I walked in the door, EVERYONE made me feel relaxed. The dental assistants are wonderful and do everything they can to make you feel comfortable. I am so happy that I have switched. I wish I would have done it sooner.”

Roz M., La Plata, MC

“My 7 year old daughter had her first appointment with Dr. Hochman's office yesterday and from the moment we walked into the office the staff made her feel relaxed and comfortable. She had quite a lot of work done and did an amazing job and I owe it all to Dr. Hochman, Terra and the rest of the staff. She came home and told everyone we saw about her experience, and even told her brother and sister how much they are going to LOVE this dentist office.”

Terah C., Mechanicsville, MD

“I would like to thank Dr .Hochman, Mellissa and the rest of his fantastic team. I felt totally comfortable and at ease. His patience first allowed me to put my trust in them, which only grew as my treatment continued. Now, after a number of treatments which enabled me to "smile” for my wedding, I can honestly say that he has become more than just my dentist—he has become a valuable friend.”

Steven S., Charlotte Hall, MD
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Dental Implants

Restore Your Smile

Dental implant-supported teeth are designed to not only look natural and last a long time, but be incredibly versatile. With them, we can restore any number of missing teeth by placing titanium posts into the jaw beneath the gum line. This way, they mimic the function of tooth roots, meaning your implant-retained restorations are even closer to your previous natural dental structures. Despite losing natural teeth, you don’t have to experience diminished jawbone density or deal with sagging facial features. Enjoy your truly flawless smile!

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Stress-Free Dentistry

Sedation Options Available

We understand that many patients find it very difficult to visit the dentist. If you have dental phobia or experience anxiety prior to your visit, we want you to know that we understand this stress and fear you’re struggling with. La Plata Dental’s dentists and team members are prepared to help you reconsider skipping dental visits, no matter how severe your anxiety might be. We always treat patients with kindness and respect as well as offer sedation dentistry services should you need additional help getting comfortable during your time with us.

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Personalized Dental Care

Serving Dahlgren Families, Friends and Neighbors

Do you hate running across town and taking multiple days out of your schedule to get care completed? Skipping it altogether because it’s too difficult to allocate time for? You shouldn’t have to neglect your care or sacrifice it so your own family members can get seen. At La Plata Dental, you don’t have to juggle multiple dentists all over town any longer. We’re happy to have patients of all ages here, which means we can often schedule blocks of appointment specifically for family dentistry for a single day!

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Restorative Dentistry

Works to Complete Your Smile

At La Plata Dental, we do everything possible to help you keep your natural teeth strong and healthy. Unfortunately, dental problems are often still a fact of life. When patients want to bring back their complete smile, our many restorative options can get the job done! Our very talented dentists work to seamlessly treat cavities, bring back your functional tooth structure, recreate your beautiful smile, and just about everything in between! Soon, you’ll be able to get back to living your life without concern.

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Gorgeous Cosmetic Dentistry

Helps You Achieve Your Dream Smile

Are you sick of seeing yellow, gapped, chipped or imperfect teeth every time you look in the mirror? The La Plata Dental team is here to help! Our wide range of cosmetic dentistry services help patients transform even the most imperfect teeth, all within a schedule and budget that works! No matter what your plans are for cosmetic dentistry, we’ll make sure they’re as customized and crafted as your restorations! This plan may include porcelain veneers, teeth whitening, and many other options that work to deliver your dream smile.

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Invisalign®Clear Aligners

Realign Your Teeth and Bite

La Plata Dental wants you to know that it’s not too late to straighten your smile. While traditional metal braces can be a less ideal option for adults maintaining a professional image at their full-time job, there is an alternative worth considering. With the Invisalign® clear aligner system, we use clear plastic alignment trays to move teeth into a straighter and healthier position. On average, treatment takes just 12 months to complete, so you can have a beautiful smile and improved self-confidence without having to deal with metal braces!

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Implant-Retained Dentures

For Long-Lasting, Reliable Tooth Replacement

Do you find your removable denture difficult to use? Wish you could have a restorative alternative that not only looks better, but feels more like your original teeth? If so, it sounds like you’re ready to talk to our team about having your current denture transformed into an implant-retained version! Just like it’s suggested in the name, this restorative option is designed to attach to dental implants, which are more securely fastened inside your jaw. The result is a denture that is more reliable, offers better biting strength, and allows you to live your life with more self-confidence.

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Dental Insurance Welcome

Contracted with Many Plans

Our knowledgeable team will help you maximize your benefits however possible as we are in-network with most major dental insurance plans. We’ve collected many years of experience in working with dental insurance companies and are more than prepared to file and process your claims. We also provide CareCredit for low-to-zero interest financing!

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Conveniently Get Here from Dahlgren!

Our practice is conveniently located at 105 Centennial St, Ste C, La Plata, MD, 20646. Simply take Route 301 and cross over into Maryland. Keep going until you reach Centennial St in La Plata. Once you’re there, you’ll make a right on Centennial St and then another right at our practice. As a point of reference, we are right near an insurance office and a Community Bank of the Chesapeake. If you want to grab lunch or shop around, it’s easy to do so nearby as well! Can’t find our office? Give us a call during any step of the way, and we’ll be able to provide directions!

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