Bethesda Family Dentistry

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Dental Staff - Bethesda, MD

Cosmetic Dentist in Bethesda, MD

All our professionals at Bethesda Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr. Deborah Tabb, D.D.S., P.C.

Deborah K. Tabb, D.D.S., P.C.

General and Cosmetic Dentistry at the Fernwood location

Dr. Tabb graduated in the top 5% of her class from the Medical College of Virginia in 1982 where she received advanced awards for outstanding performance in endodontics, periodontic, and oral surgeries. A few years later, she decided to open her practice in Bethesda, Maryland. Since 1984 she has brought advanced dental care at a reasonable cost to this area. Her gentle care and genuine concern for her patients are appreciated by the community.

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Dr. Ivelisse Cuevas, D.D.S.

General and Cosmetic Dentistry at the Executive location

Dr. Ivelisse Cuevas has enjoyed the practice of dentistry for over 20 years. She is committed to the health of her patients and believes firmly in maintaining their smiles in a caring, gentle and professional environment. Dr. Cuevas is recognized as one of the Washington area's TopDentists by Washington's leading CONSUMER CHECKBOOK magazine.

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Dr. Catherine Palandjian, D.D.S., R.D.

Catherine Palandjian, D.D.S., R.D.

General and Cosmetic Dentistry at the Fernwood location

Dr. Catherine Palandjian maintains her practice at Bethesda Family Dentistry because she knows that her patients will be offered a range of comprehensive dental services with a focus on cosmetic, implant, and reconstructive dentistry.

Dr. Palandjian realizes just how important it is to link with a clinician who can address immediate dental concerns, perhaps a painful crisis, but also one who can help construct a future plan to continue your dental and oral health for years to come.

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Dr. Wayne Steinberg, D.D.S.

Wayne Steinberg, D.D.S.

General Dentist Limited to Root Canals

Dr. Steinberg graduated from the University of Maryland in 1975 and the University of Maryland Dental School in 1976. He went on to do an outstanding 20 years in the United States Air Force as a general dentist. Upon retiring from the Air Force, Dr. Steinberg joined the distinguished practice of Bethesda Family Dentistry, where he limited his practice to endodontics and root canals with a success rate of over 99%. He can complete most root canals in about one hour. He is well known for his compassionate and painless dentistry.

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Dr. Robert Bouffard, D.D.S.

Dr. Robert Bouffard Periodontics

Dr. Robert Bouffard was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He attended both the University of Maryland Baltimore County and The Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. A Navy veteran, he completed both a General Practice Residency and a specialty residency in Periodontics while on active duty. Dr. Bouffard is Board Certified by the American Board of Periodontics and limits his practice to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry. He currently resides in Edgewater, Maryland with his wife Kimberly and their three children, Julianna, Alexander and Nicholas.

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Dr. Matthew Miller, D.D.S.


Dr. Matthew Miller is a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.  He has a passion for providing the best possible periodontal and implant therapy to his patients based on scientific evidence and over 14 years of experience. 

Dr. Miller attended the University of Washington where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Laboratory Medicine in 1997 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2001.  Upon graduation, Dr. Miller was commissioned in the US Navy and in 2002 completed a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in Great Lakes, IL.  He practiced general dentistry for six years delivery care to US Sailors and Marines before dedicating his practice to periodontics. 

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Dr. Tammira Badakhshan, D.D.S.

Dr. Tammira Badakhashan

General and Cosmetic Dentistry at the Executive location

Dr. Tammira Badakhshan was born and raised in Gaithersburg, Maryland.  She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Maryland, College Park with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Badakhshan then attended the University of Maryland Dental School where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. While in dental school, Dr. Badakhshan gained ample experience in restorative dentistry, prosthodontics, and periodontics. She enjoys working with pediatric patients and is privileged to be serving the dental health care needs of her local community.

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Dr. Joseph Lee, D.D.S.

Dr. Joseph T. LeeEndodontics

Dr Joseph Lee is our newest addition to our teamn.  He completed his undergraduate studies at North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Chemistry.  Dr Lee went on to recieve his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Columbia University, and then his Master of Science in Dentistry in Endodontics from Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry.  Dr. Lee gained his valuable experience where he practiced Dentistry with the United States Army for several years.  He also has a deep commitment and dedication to the community, where he has treated patients on Medical/Dental Missions to Chile, Albania, and Amazon River in Brazil.

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