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Welcome to Larry Greenbaum, D.D.S., Your Dentist in Chevy Chase, MD

Larry Greenbaum, D.D.S. dentists welcome you to our website! At Larry Greenbaum, D.D.S. our philosophy is to provide treatment to the whole person - with a special focus on how your teeth and gums relate to your total body health. We want you to be confident that your smile achieves your goals for comfort, function and appearance. We're here to make that happen.

We also understand that choosing a dentist is an important decision. After all, your smile is your greatest asset and says a lot about your overall health. From the moment you walk in the door, you'll be welcomed by a caring staff in a relaxed, stress-free environment where the whole family can feel at ease.

We are motivated by the realization that a healthy, beautiful smile has an effect on a person's confidence, outlook, and quality of life.

Larry Greenbaum, D.D.S. offers a full range of general & cosmetic dental treatments at our office to help you achieve your perfect smile, such as teeth whitening, crowns, preventive care or implants. We utilize the latest in dental technology and techniques in order to offer you the best preventive care and treatment available in Chevy Chase.

To learn more about our comprehensive service offering, talented Chevy Chase dentists and office procedures, take a few moments to look over the informative pages on our website. For additional information, you can always contact our office by calling or stopping in.

Relax with confidence at Larry Greenbaum, D.D.S.. We're your neighbors and we're here to help you maximize the health of your smile


Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Larry Greenbaum, DDS

    Dr. Greenbaum graduated in 1969 from Howard University Dental School. He established his private practice in 1972. He has been an active member of the dental community serving on numerous boards and committees ensuring patients and practitioners rights are protected.

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  • Jackie - Hygienist

    She has just recently joined our team as our hygienist. We are excited to have her here. She has a great deal of experience and knowledge she brings to our patients that we value.

  • Yaritza - Hygienist

    She comes to us from Columbia and speaks fluent Spanish and some Greek. She has been with our office since 1999 as our assistant.  She recently went back to school and became a hygienist. We are so excited to now have her with us as our hygienist.

  • Lupe - Office Manager

    She is originally from Bolivia and speaks fluent Spanish. She has worked in medical offices for over 12 years and joined our team in 2003. She works with our patients to ensure they get the most support with filing claims, coordinating referrals, and working out financial arrangements for treatment. She will be there to answer any questions so that you have a positive experience.

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  • Eduardo - Expanded Functions Assistant

    He comes to us from Cuba and speaks fluent Spanish. He has been part of this team since 1999. He is a certified expanded functions assistant.

  • Emily - Dental Assistant

    She comes to us from Nicaragua. She has been with our team for over 20 years. She speaks fluent Spanish.

  • Virginia - Front Desk/Assistant

    She comes to us from Jamaica. She enjoys working both at the front desk and as a dental assistant. She has come back to our team after3 years and we are excited to have her rejoin us.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


9:30 am-5:30 pm


9:30 am-5:30 pm


9:30 am-5:30 pm


9:30 am-5:30 pm


9:00 am-1:00 pm






What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Just about everything you could ask for in a dentist. I have family members who don’t treat me as well as Dr Greenbaum and team!"
    Luisb, Washington
  • "Dr. Greenbaum has been our family dentist for years. He is excellent and very caring. His staff are really nice and it is easy to interact with them.
    I just went for a cleaning during the pandemic and was very impressed by the steps they have taken to ensure we are protected from getting the virus. I felt very safe and well-cared for."
    Mrs. Luciaf, Silver Spring
  • "I’ve been a patient of Larry Greenbaum for more than 40 years. He is at the top of his profession, and his entire staff is friendly and extremely competent."
    Robertb, Washington
  • "Wonderful, conscientious and skilled dental care. Extremely nice person too.."
    Tomh, Bethesda
  • "Dr. Greenbaum has been my dentist for over 25 years.
    State of the art practice! Safe, friendly atmosphere.
    I like to call him the pain free dentist.
    Give the office a call an tell them I highly recommend him.
    He has saved my teeth many times.
    Look around, you will not find a better Dentist!"
    Thomasm, Cumberland
  • "Larry Greenbaum's dental office is extraordinarily safe and in tune with Covid-19 procedures and precautions necessary for a completely safe, and healthy dental appointment. All the staff are congenial, confident, and concerned about providing the best treatment and dental care. A calm, efficient, and friendly patient experience during these very dangerous times."
    Lindaw, Centerville
  • "Very nice people at this dental practice! Great dentist. Been a very long-time patient."
  • "Was a wonderful Experience!"
    Jerryd, Silver Spring
  • "Visiting Larry Greenbaum, DDS gives my family and me more reasons to smile."
    The Johnson Family
  • "Dr. Bowen provided me with excellent care when I needed it the most."
    Jennifer R.

Featured Articles

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  • Bridges

    When you lose a tooth, it affects not just the appearance, but the function of your smile. It can be difficult to eat or speak naturally, extra stress is put on your remaining teeth, you’re at greater risk for developing gum disease, your remaining teeth can shift out of position causing bite problems, ...

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  • Orthodontic Retention

    Getting your braces off is definitely a cause for celebration. You can finally enjoy your new smile after all that work and effort! But getting your braces off isn’t the end of treatment. Once your braces come off, you will enter the retention period of treatment. During the retention period, you will ...

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  • Inlays and Onlays

    Inlays and onlays are indirect restorations used to repair molars and premolars damaged by decay or trauma. Inlays and onlays fit more securely and last longer than fillings, strengthen compromised teeth, and preserve more natural tooth structure than crowns. An inlay is used to restore the center of ...

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  • Dental Implants

    If you have recently dealt with an injury or disease that affected your oral health, there are options available to recover the smile you once had. You may even be able to achieve a better smile than the one you had. Dental implants make it possible to renew your smile if you have lost some teeth. There ...

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  • Tooth Decay Prevention

    What is tooth decay? Tooth decay begins with the Streptococcus mutans bacteria. These bacteria join with food particles and fluids in the mouth to create plaque, a constantly forming biofilm which sticks to the surface of tooth enamel. The bacteria in plaque convert the sugars in our foods into lactic ...

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  • Root Canal Treatment

    Every tooth has two sections: a crown, the visible part of the tooth above the gum line, and one or more roots, which anchor the teeth within the jaw. Each tooth has three basic layers: an outer layer of hard enamel (which protects the crown) or cementum (which covers the root), a middle layer of softer ...

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  • Fillings

    The bacteria in plaque produce acids that erode tooth enamel, eventually creating a hole, or cavity, in the tooth surface. Left untreated, this decay can spread to the interior of the tooth, and might lead to the need for a crown, a root canal, or even extraction. When caught early, your dentist can ...

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  • Veneers

    A dental veneer is a thin, durable porcelain shell that is custom-fabricated to cover the front of a tooth. Veneers can restore the appearance of teeth with chips, cracks, and stains, can close small gaps between the teeth, and can reshape misshapen or slightly misaligned teeth. Veneers are a popular ...

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  • Educational Videos

    Take a few minutes to watch our educational videos and learn more about different dental treatments and procedures. Video topics include general & cosmetic dentistry, Implants, oral health and hygiene, orthodontics and preventative dentistry. ...

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  • Laser Decay Diagnostics

    Using lasers, dentists can detect tooth decay that is not yet visible and would otherwise be undiagnosed using traditional methods. Laser cavity detection is based on the fact that healthy tooth structure reflects light, or “fluoresces,” differently than does decayed tooth structure. Teeth with decay ...

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