Dr. Chitra Ghafari, DDS

Dr. Chitra Ghafari, DDS

Family Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Chitra Ghafari, DDS is a family dentistry practitioner in Gaithersburg, MD and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from The University Of Oklahoma-D.D.S. in 1997 and practices family dentistry and cosmetic dentistry.Read her story

60 Market St Ste 209

Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • 2 More

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Dr. Ghafari's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ghafari "Chitra Ghafari is a Dentist - Family and Cosmetic Dentist practicing in Gaithersburg, MD. Started practicing 1997. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION Faculty Club Member – Spear Education Academy of General Dentistry Washington Iranian Dental Society American Society of Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry FORMS OF PAYMENT Forms of payment accepted by the office are cash or any major credit card. We also accept Care Credit and Lending Club. INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Cigna MetLife Dental Dental BCBS United Concordia Dentquest Ameritas Guardian Principal Geha Humana HOURS Tuesday & Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghafari "We would like to welcome you to our office. We take great satisfaction in helping you maintain optimal oral health. Our practice is devoted to comprehensive and preventative patient care. Our patients are our most important asset, and we strive to develop long-lasting, trusting relationships with all of them. We pride ourselves in providing family dentistry and numerous cosmeticic options. If you are having a dental emergency, we are available to help you from 8:00am until 10:00 pm Monday thru Saturday. We look forward to seeing you!"

2  Practice Areas

  • Family Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry

10  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

15  Procedures

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  • University Of Tehran-Bs Zoology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • The University Of Oklahoma-D.D.S.
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • General Practice-University Of Minnesota
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Master Degree-University Of Minnesota
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

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Dr. Ghafari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghafari to family and friends
60 total reviews (56 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

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Dr. Ghafari's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (56)

She is not a good dentist. She has worked on my teeth and a couple of my other Friends, and we all have issues. She told me I have two cavities, but she didn't even explain which teeth. When I asked her, she told me one up and one down! On the day of filling them, she started from the other side,...more
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First saw her when I had a dental emergency over 6 years ago and have been coming ever since. She performed regular cleanings to implants and I never had any issues with any of the work. She has also been friendly and taken the time to explain what needed to be done.
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She's patient and understanding. Her willingness to teach and listen are a bonus. She uses advanced techniques as well.
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Dr.Ghafari Takes Time to Explain every Procedure she is doing. She is Fair, Very kind and supportive. Dr.Ghafari's office is equipped with the latest technology.
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very good experience-easy to talk to-very attentive
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