Meet Your Gaithersburg Dentist

Get Acquainted with Dr. Gerald W. Chan

Dr. Chan is a distinguished graduate of the University of California at Berkley. He has practiced dentistry in Gaithersburg and Montgomery Village since 1984. He received his dental education from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine and graduated in the top 20 percent of his class.

Dr. Chan gives attention to the unique details of your dental care. His emphasis on preventive dentistry educates you about the solutions that promote wellness.  Should you require them, Dr. Chan also offers a comprehensive array of other dental services:

  • General dentistry is the normal procedures used to diagnose and restore the health of your teeth and gums.
  • Cosmetic dentistry can transform your smile and eliminate risks to the health of your teeth and gums.
  • Restorative dentistry repairs the damage caused by tooth loss, dental decay, trauma or neglect.
  • A variety of special dentistry solutions are available including screening for oral cancer, sleep apnea treatment and bone grafts.


Dr. Chan’s credentials and memberships include:

American Dental Association
Maryland Dental Association
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Southern Maryland Dental Society
Chinese Dental Study Club

Meet Your Gaithersburg Dental Hygienist

Get Acquainted with Mallory
 Mallory received her Associate degree in Dental Hygiene and a Bachelor’s degree in Health Policy and Administration from Pennsylvania College of Technology. She has been a dental hygienist since 2007 and part of the Gaithersburg Dental Care clinical team since 2011.
 Mallory is passionate about helping you understand the value of oral health.

Meet Your Dental Assistant in Gaithersburg

Maria, Clinical Assistant
Maria has been a dental assistant since 2004 and with Dr. Chan’s team since 2013. She loves being an assistant and enjoys her role in helping change your smile and life through dentistry.

Meet Your Front Office Business Assistant in Gaithersburg

Samantha, Business Assistant
Samantha earned her Certificate in Dental Assisting and has experience in the clinical and business side of dentistry since 2009. She coordinates insurance processing, billing, and dental coding.
Samantha assures you an exceptional experience through her knowledge of healthcare administration and patient service and her professional demeanor. She enjoys fitness, traveling, and time with her family and friends.