Recent News

Your First Hand Scoop for Updates

Understand the laws

HIPAA includes provisions to protect a person’s identifying health information from being shared without their knowledge and consent, but it is not a prohibition on asking, experts said. What’s more, the law only applies to specific health-related entities, such as insurance providers, health-care clearinghouses, health-care providers and their business associates. It would, for example, be a violation of HIPAA if your doctor or insurance company did not obtain your consent before sharing your vaccination status with someone else.

Similarly, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which enforces federal workplace anti-discrimination laws, noted in a guidance that the Americans With Disabilities Act requires employers to maintain the confidentiality of employee medical information, including whether they’ve received a coronavirus vaccine. This means that, in most cases, an employer who is asked whether individual employees are vaccinated cannot answer that question.

Washington Post August 6, 2021

Dental Tools in Pocket
 
smiling-8CW8UYW.jpg

A dental office where

your care and comfort
are our top priority.

Call to schedule your appointment:
717-766-0600

 

Services

Care By Professionals You Can Trust

dentist-examining-a-patient-teeth-in-the

Preventative Care

Whether you need a complete exam and cleaning, a full-mouth restoration, or anything in between, we promise to provide you with exceptional care as we enhance the natural beauty of your smile.


Learn More

Learn More
portrait-of-cute-boy-sitting-on-dentist-

New Patients

Dental Health of Silver Spring has been in the business of dentistry successfully for over 30 years. Learn more about our practice, policies, and other important information before your first visit.


Learn More

Learn More
dentist-applying-sample-from-tooth-scale

Cosmetic Dentistry

A healthy, bright smile enhances our appearance and allows us to smile with confidence. We offer various cosmetic procedures from veneers and whitening to Invisalign and Six Month Smiles.


Learn More

Learn More
smiling woman

Restorations

Through improved techniques and modern technology, we are now able to offer more options for restoring a tooth back to its normal shape, appearance, and function.

Learn More

Learn More
 
Dental x-ray
 

Office Hours

Monday - Wednesday: 8am - 5pm  |  Thursday: 8am - 4pm  |  Friday: 7am - 12pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed