Find answers to commonly asked questions here!
Are you a dentist near me that is accepting new patients?
Our Columbia, MD family dentist always welcomes you and your family as new patients. Contact our Howard County dentist office near 410.415.9013 or schedule an online appointment.
Do you accept dental insurance?
Howard County Smiles accepts the assignment of benefits from most dental insurance companies. Currently, we are In-Network with select plans. We will always assist you in any way we can to get the most out of your insurance benefits for you and your family.
Payment is expected at the time of service. We will discuss the costs associated with your treatment and can create a phased treatment plan to fit your budget while ensuring you receive the dentistry you need. Our office also offers third-party financing through CareCredit.
Does Howard County Smiles see children and young patients?
Yes, we are a family dentist and see children and adults. We suggest bringing children to our Columbia, MD dentist’s office to meet the dentist and tour our office. Children need routine care just like adults. We recommends that children age 3 and up see the dentist every six months for a dental cleaning and exam. This will help prevent tooth decay and other common childhood dental problems.
Do you place dental implants?
We will perform the surgical phase of treatment and place the final restoration in his Howard County dental office.
Do you offer cosmetic dentistry?
Yes, Dr. Becker is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and has completed extensive post-graduate training in both cosmetic and restorative dentistry. Our cosmetic dentistry treatment plans are designed to meet your needs, goals, and budget.
Do you treat snoring and sleep apnea?
Yes, we treat sleep-related breathing disorders. With advanced advanced training and certification, our dentist can provide lasting relief from snoring and sleep apnea symptoms.