Our Philosophy

Personal Relationships

Our patients are not just patients. They are individuals who we love, know and respect. We take the time to get to know each patient personally because you matter to us! We want you to enjoy a healthy smile but we also want you to enjoy a happy life. During your visit, we will listen carefully to your needs. We care about you as a person, and it shows.

Quality Dentistry

We’re proud of the quality work we deliver and the fact that our name is associated with excellence. We strive each day to deliver every service to the best of our abilities. We have an exceptionally skilled and well-trained team that is committed to the highest standard of care. We participate in continuing education and maintain an up-to-date facility to ensure only the best results for you and your family.

Upbeat and Knowledgable Team

Our friendly team members are one-of-a-kind. Not only are we committed to patient satisfaction, we are genuinely fun to be around! We will treat you with the utmost kindness and respect while also maintaining a sense of humor. Our upbeat attitude will help you relax and have fun. We take our jobs seriously, but we take your comfort seriously too. You may be surprised by just how much you enjoy your visit.

Comfortable Environment

Your comfort is a priority to us. We understand that not everyone enjoys visiting the dentist, but one visit to our practice will change your mind! We maintain a clean and comfortable environment so our patients can relax during their visit. We offer patient comforts, and our caring team always works with a gentle touch.

Comprehensive Services

We’re happy to say that we can meet nearly all of your family’s dental needs under one roof. From general and preventative dental procedures to more specialized services including cosmetics, implants, Invisalign and minor restorations, there’s little we don’t do. In every service, we always seek the best care for you.

Community Involvement

We’ve been a part of this wonderful community for many years, and we love everything about the people here. We love the opportunity we have to be involved and to serve you, our patients. We look forward to continuing our relationships with you and watching our community and dental family grow through the years.

Meet Your Dentists

Dr. Brian Handelman DDS
Dr. Brian Handelman DDS

Dr. Brian M. Handelman believes that making the dental experience as comfortable as possible is a key element in empowering each patient to take an active role in their oral health.- Full Biography
Dr. Christine M. Foster DDS
Dr. Christine M. Foster DDS

Dr. Christine Foster has a passion for dentistry with a goal to provide enjoyable, comfortable and calming dentistry to all of his patients. Dr. Foster is excited to continue the tradition of dental excellence in Silver Spring, MD.- Full Biography

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A few words from our patients:

Dr. Handelman is a consummate professional and Smile Designs has been a wonderful practice for me and my family. The practice and administrators have been excellent over the years, so they are doing something right. I highly recommend the practice.

Steve, Google