At our Baltimore general dentistry, Federal Hill Smiles, we offer a wide range of dental services, from dental fillings and extractions to implant dentistry and professional teeth cleanings. We are experienced, educated, and passionate about the quality of dental care we provide. But beyond that, we offer a special focus on how your teeth and gum health relate to your total body health. If you’ve been looking for the best Baltimore dentist to care for you and your family’s oral health, look no further than Federal Hill Smiles. Learn more about us and give us a call at your convenience!

  1. Mouth Breathing and Dentistry

    Humans are created to breathe primarily through their noses. However, as a backup, we can breathe through our mouths, which we sometimes do when our noses are stuffy or we are exercising. However, chronic mouth breathing can lead to dentistry problems down the road, especially in children. Federal Hill Smiles is a local Baltimore dentist that offers a wide variety of dental services, including gen…Read More

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    FAQs About Tooth Extraction

    As a child, you likely remember losing your baby teeth. But once your permanent chompers came in, you probably never envisioned losing those. However, tooth extractions are sometimes necessary, even in adulthood, and for good reason. To better understand why having a tooth pulled is common in adulthood, what the process looks like, and why you should not be concerned about the routine procedure, w…Read More

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    Most Common Types of Dental Trauma

    Most people go into the dentist for a routine checkup twice per year, not thinking much of the run-of-the-mill procedure. But when dental trauma (injury to the teeth and/or gums) occurs, the necessity of having a reliable local dentist becomes all too apparent. In this article, we’ll review some of the most common types of dental trauma and what causes them. We’ll also discuss how a dentist or…Read More

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    Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums

    Establishing a routine of quality dental health habits is one of the best things you can do for oral hygiene, now and far into the future. In this article, we’ll review some dentist-approved tips for healthy teeth and gums and inform you on manageable ways to incorporate them into your daily hygiene regimen.  For more immediate information on how best to care for your teeth and gums, get in tou…Read More

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    FAQs About Periodontal Disease

    According to a report by the CDC, more than half of American adults over the age of 30 have a mild or advanced form of periodontal disease. In a developed nation such as the U.S., it can be hard to understand why the prevalence is so high, but with greater education of the public, we can work to reverse this disconcerting trend towards gum disease. In this article, we’ll answer some frequently a…Read More

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    What Does A Dentist Do?

    When it comes to dental health, there are more than a few different areas of specialty. From dental hygienists to orthodontists to implant surgeons, it can get a bit confusing when you walk in the door of your local dentist’s office.  In this article, we’ll briefly discuss what precisely a dentist does — and does not — do, so you can be crystal clear about the services you can expect the …Read More

  7. Real Reviews From Real Patients

    It’s 2019, ladies and gentlemen. That means quite a few different things, depending on who you ask. For consumers looking to find a reputable business to get their change their oil, mow their lawn, or get their teeth cleaned, it’s good news. Why? With review platforms like Google, Yelp, Facebook, and Urbanspoon, you can find what you are looking for in a hurry!  Need to find the top-rated den…Read More

  8. Why You Should Choose Our Baltimore Dentistry

    Choosing a new dentist can seem like an impossible task. Whether you need a new dentist because you are new to the Baltimore area or haven’t had an appointment in a while, we understand that there are a lot of factors to consider. You need to choose a dentist that accepts your insurance and fits your financial situation and is in a convenient location. These are important logistical factors to c…Read More

  9. Who We Are: Federal Hill Smiles – General Dentistry in Baltimore

    Welcome, to the Federal Hill Smiles blog! If you are new here, Federal Hill Smiles provides exceptional general dentistry services and more in the Baltimore area. We value comfort and convenience for our patients, while also providing top of the line dental services. If you are in need of dental services and located in the Baltimore area, we would like to give you some additional information so th…Read More