5096 Dorsey Hall Dr. Ellicott City, MD 21042

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Experience Personalized Dental Care Advanced Technology & Experienced Dentistry

Meet Dr. Ray Becker

As one of Maryland’s top dentists, Dr. Ray Becker brings his extensive education and experience to all facets of dentistry. Dr. Becker was one of the first dentists to use CEREC® technology, allowing him to offer one-day dental restorations. Dr. Becker is currently the longest continuous user of CEREC technology in the world, having completed over 45,000 restorations for patients with a wide range of needs. Dr. Becker is an internationally sought after keynote speaker on CEREC technology and other topics related to dentistry.

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Advanced Technology

We incorporate state-of-the-art dental technology to help improve the patient experience including 3-D printing, and laser dentistry.

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3-D Printing

3-D printing provides precise and natural looking dental restorations on site at our Ellicott City, MD dentist office.

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ProActive Dentistry

Proactive dentistry: providing long term results instead of a short term fix for your dental concerns.

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CEREC Cosmetic

Advanced technology for state of the art restorations completed during a single visit.

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Dental Lasers

Laser dentistry provides minimally invasive treatments of the gums and teeth, reducing down times and improving results.

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T-Scan

Dr. Becker uses T-Scan and advanced diagnostic technology to evaluate your bite and restore comfort and function.

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Invisalign®

Digitally designed clear aligners help realign crooked teeth and help patients achieve a healthier, more beautiful smile.

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Implant Dentistry

Replace missing teeth with a secure, natural-looking option that will give you back the confidence to speak and enjoy your favorite foods.

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Sleep Apnea Treatment

Dr. Becker offers oral appliance therapy as an alternative to the CPAP for patients diagnosed with sleep apnea.

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Real Patients, Real Results

Howard County Smiles in Columbia, MD has built a reputation on relationship dentistry. Watch our patient testimonial videos to learn more about the patient experience in our office and how we can solve your dental problems or cosmetic concerns.

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Tricia

Tricia came to Dr. Becker with a damaged jaw due to previous trauma. She was experiencing chronic pain in her jaw that was affecting the quality of her life. Dr. Becker used a combination of Invisalign clear aligners to straighten her teeth and occlusal adjustments to realign her jaw.

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Mark

Dr. Becker helped Mark save time and money through the use of advanced dental technology. Our Ellicott City, MD dentist office is equipped with CEREC same-day dentistry for the convenience of our patients. Dr. Becker treated Mark’s cosmetic and restorative dental concerns by securing a dental bridge to replace his missing teeth.

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Roni

Roni was experiencing chronic headaches that caused her to miss work and were diminishing her quality of life. After a comprehensive and personalized consultation, Dr. Becker designed a custom oral appliance for Roni to wear during sleep. Roni has experienced a 98% reduction in headaches after wearing her custom mouth guard. Dr. Becker is a leading Ellicott City Dentist for the treatment of TMJ related pain.

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Richard

Richard and his family have been patients of Dr. Becker’s for years. Dr. Becker has helped Richard address a range of cosmetic and restorative dental health concerns. Through comprehensive and complete dental care, Dr. Becker has treated Richard's cosmetic dental concerns while ensuring that the root of his oral health issues are addressed. With a custom-fit oral sleep device, Dr. Becker was able to help prevent further damage to Richard’s teeth and gums.

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Betsy

Betsy came to Dr. Becker because she was experiencing tension headaches and jaw pain. Through a comprehensive dental exam and personalized treatment planning, Dr. Becker determined Betsy needed oral sleep appliance and Invisalign. Betsy experienced almost immediate relief.

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Opening Soon We are moving!

We are moving! Our new office in Howard County will be a state-of-the-art dental center providing the same exceptional and compassionate dentistry you have come to expect from Howard County Smiles. Dr. Ray Becker has incorporated leading-edge technology into our new location for the benefit of our patients.

Designed with the patient experience in mind, Dr. Becker has worked with industry leaders in ergonomics to create a comfortable office environment. Advanced digital imaging, 3-D printing capability, laser dentistry and CEREC in house CAD/CAM technology will enhance and improve all aspects of the patient experience.

Our new dental office is convenient to many communities in and around Howard County, including Ellicott City, Columbia, Elkridge, and Laurel. We welcome new patients and offer a unique style of comprehensive, relationship dentistry focused on identifying your needs and meeting your goals with personalized dental care. From disease prevention to advanced diagnostics and treatment for complex concerns, our office is your local dental home for all of your oral health care needs.

Patient Testimonials

Howard County Smiles

Howard County Smiles

4.8 out of 5 stars

Jatin Patel

Jatin Patel

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Becker and staff are friendly and knowledgeable. My hygienist, Randal, is patient and caring and has helped me improve my teeth and gums so well over the past year. Highly recommend this practice for all your dental needs.

Howard County Smiles

Howard County Smiles

4.8 out of 5 stars

Lyn Acosta

Lyn Acosta

5 out of 5 stars

My son and I are new patients here and we have received excellent service and care. The staff in the office are all positive and professional. Highly recommend this dental office.

Howard County Smiles

Howard County Smiles

4.8 out of 5 stars

Michelle Norton

Michelle Norton

5 out of 5 stars

Spent the entire day at the office, getting various work done. I travel from Hershey, and have been a patient here since 2003. It's worth the drive trust me, I tried a place local and was not happy). Great team at the office. They do their best to make sure I'm comfortable during potentially uncomfortable procedures. Great communication the entire…

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