Welcome: If You’re Looking for a Great Smile, You’ve Come to the Right Place
Washington DC & Bethesda – Chevy Chase

Staff member at the front deskWelcome to our office:

  • Be well informed about your condition and treatment options
  • Receive top quality care with great aesthetics
  • Have the comfort of knowing that you will be taken care of for years to come

“Dave and I have decided that to ensure we continue with the dental care we’ve ever had, we should spend part of the year in Maryland. Comparing your care with past experience makes our choice to remain under your care an easy one.”


Welcome to our Prosthodontic practice. Dr. Marlin is one of the most experienced specialists in implant, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry in the Washington metropolitan area, and holds both a certificate and a masters degree in Prosthodontics. We are very proud of our team members who will be an integral part of your treatment. On average, they have over twenty-five years of experience in restorative dentistry, and have been with us for over fifteen years. We are renowned for being problem solvers in all phases of restorative dentistry, and regularly receive referrals from general dentists and other dental specialists to treat their patients.

Our web site is intended to be your comprehensive information resource for a better understanding of restorative dentistry. All case studies shown in this site are actual cases completed by Gerald M. Marlin, DMD, MSD.

Who We Are

As a specialty practice in Prosthodontics, we offer comprehensive dental care in all phases of implant restorations, cosmetic Dr. Marlin welcomeveneers, composite fillings, crowns and bridges, and other restorations. While no one can guarantee the duration of a dental crown, various studies have indicated that the average crown lasts 5-10 years. Our experience has been that a vast majority of our crowns have lasted at least 20-25 years.

Whether you need routine tooth cleaning or more complex dental care, our highly trained staff is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of dentistry in a caring environment.

Your referral:

As a Prosthodontist, Dr. Marlin works with other specialists and/or general dentists when providing treatment. Although, many of our patients are referred to us by other practitioners, others are referred by family or friends. A professional referral is not required to schedule an appointment with our office.

Problem solving and coordination of treatment:

In addition to handling simple dental needs, we are often called upon to problem solve (Cosmetic Makeovers) more challenging cases. Should the services of another specialist be required or if we are working with your general dentist, we will assist you with the coordination of your treatment with the other practitioners.

Our Approach:

We invite you to come in for a comprehensive examination and consultation. Our approach is that good dental care is an investment in your dental health. Let us help you enjoy excellent dental health while looking younger and healthier with a beautiful smile.

Cosmetic Dentistry Presentation

To provide you with a better understanding of cosmetic dental treatments, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to dentistry are discussed.

Cosmetic Dentistry Presentation