Meet Dr. Baxter In Washington, DC

Dr. Barbara Baxter uses a gentle touch and presents personalized treatment plans prepared with the individual in mind. She prides herself on letting patients know about the importance of preventive care to protect their teeth and gums and avoid more serious concerns in the future. This also reinforces good hygiene habits at home. With her friendly team’s support, Dr. Baxter provides many preventive services, including digital x-rays, cleanings, fluoride treatment, and other hygiene care to monitor oral health. She is passionate about general and restorative dentistry.

Meet Ruth Perlman, Certified Hygienist

Hygienist Ruth Perlman is a pillar of our practice, interacting with patients and establishing close bonds with everyone. In her full-time role, she provides patient assessment, treatment planning and explanation, and periodontal treatment. Ruth pays close attention to any oral health changes by booking follow-up appointments with patients. She helps each patient maintain excellent oral hygiene and follow personalized treatment plans by assessing clinical findings, medical history, and previous dental records. “I love working with Dr. Baxter in Washington, DC, and all our patients,” she says. “It’s a very fulfilling position to be in.”