We Have the Experience to Take Your Teeth Comfortably to an All-New Health Level!

With our technologically advanced, state-of-the-art office, we know we can take care of your family dental needs thoroughly completely comfortably. PREVENTION is our main thrust and we will help you get to the places you have trouble reaching when you come for your teeth cleaning and check-up. For everything from children’s first examination and cleaning to aesthetic cosmetic smile make-overs and veneers to root canals,  wisdom teeth and implants. Drs. Meltzer and Hsieh are the dentists you should call to complete the work in the most friendly, gentle, and professional way. Our pledge is that WE DO THINGS IN A COMPLETELY COMFORTABLE FASHION. Anesthesia, oral and intravenous sedation and nitrous oxide are available for your complete comfort. Smile improvement, Invisalign and orthodontics, porcelain veneers, cosmetic fillings, root canal therapy, crown and bridge work, implant tooth replacement, laser-type teeth whitening, and periodontal gum therapy are all accomplished in our friendly environment.


Richard G. Meltzer, DDS, DABFD

Here at the offices of Richard G. Meltzer, D.D.S. and Sandra P. Hsieh, D.D.S.,  we are experts in our field, and provide excellent dental care to our patients. We have 35+ years of experience working with the latest state of the art technology to get your teeth the way you want them to be in a completely comfortable fashion.

Dr-MeltzerRichard G. Meltzer, D.D.S., is licensed in Maryland, D.C., and Florida. He is a graduate of Georgetown Dental School and  had  a hospital residency, performing all phases of cosmetic, and preventive dentistry and surgery.

Dr. Meltzer is Board Certified in Intravenous Sedation and Anesthesia, providing many options to receive dental treatment in a painless and comfortable fashion, even for those who are afraid,have had difficult dental experiences in the past or a bad gag reflex. Dr. Meltzer says, “Don’t be surprised if you have a good time.”

With Diplomate Status, Dr. Meltzer has been associated with the American College of Forensic Dentistry, a member of the Maryland State Medical Forensic Team, a consultant to the Maryland Board of Dental Examiners, Chairman of the Dental Department at Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, and is a member of the Ethics Committee of Southern Maryland Dental Society and the Maryland State Dental Legislative Committee. He helped write the laws for sedation dentistry in Maryland and DC. He has also participated in the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology Forensic course of study.

A dentist with this much experience deserves a chance to show you just what he can do. He is so very professional and gentle that you will want to continue receiving routine dental care from him.

A friendly, caring staff accompanies him, including Robin Spence,  Jennifer Persaud and Jennifer Doege, registered dental hygienists, who contribute their talents and skills by providing thorough, gentle care and being good teachers.


dr-hsiehSandra P. Hsieh, D.D.S. ( pronounced “shay”) works together with Dr. Meltzer. Dr. Hsieh is licensed in Maryland and Virginia.  Dr. Hsieh attended the University of Maryland Dental School, and completed a hospital residency, performing all aspects of dentistry. Dr. Hsieh is Board Certified in Intravenous anesthesia and sedation. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Southern Maryland Dental Society. She is LUMINEERS, INVISALIGN and Six Months Smile certified, providing  teeth straightening and orthodontic smile transformations. Known for her gentleness, she makes every patient feel comfortable and relaxed while helping them to achieve a healthy smile.