Meet Your Towson, Maryland Dental Team
Michael W. Whitecar, D.D.S.
Dr. Whitecar’s career and education are impressive. Voted one of Baltimore's Best Dentists, he been practicing in the Baltimore area for over a decade. As an undergraduate, he studied at Washington and Lee University and went on to get his dental degree at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. After graduating from dental school, he completed a residency at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. There he was trained by some of the country’s best in the procedures needed for comprehensive patient care including implants, esthetic dentistry, oral surgery, sedation dentistry, root canal therapy and Invisalign.
Dr. Whitecar's passion is providing comprehensive care from A-Z for all patients, especially those who have extreme dental anxiety.
Dr. Whitecar lives ten minutes from the office in Roland Park with his wife Niki, and their two young daughters Josie (3) and Eloise (1). He loves running with the Baltimore Pace Makers, playing squash, watching sports (especially football) and wrestling with his two young daughters whenever possible. You will be able to see right away that he brings enthusiasm to everything he does.
Debbie has been in the dental field for over thirty years. She is a licensed dental assistant and also has had sixteen years of dental office management experience. She loves working with our staff family and pitches in as an assistant or at the front desk wherever she is needed. Debbie has traveled on many humanitarian aid trips to Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and New Orleans, and enjoys providing dental care to the underserved. She lives in Street with her son, Morgan.
Karen is Dr. Whitecar’s primary dental assistant. She is a certified dental assistant with 33 years of experience. Karen has a warm sense of caring for the comfort of our patients. She also loves to meet new patients and making them feel welcome, realizing that each person has different desires and needs. Karen also loves to be a part of Dr. Whitecar's practice where the latest technologies are embraced by the entire team. Karen lives in Lutherville with her husband Alex and her kids Carly and Seamus. Her interests include, cooking, yoga, knitting, spending time with family and she is an avid animal lover.
Andrea has over 30 years of dental experience. She educates patients in how to keep all of their natural teeth for a lifetime and is extremely thorough and gentle. Always ready to learn something new, Andrea enjoys the latest technologies in periodontics that we offer in the office to better serve our patients. Her interests include nutrition, health, and fitness. She lives in Sparks with her husband and three children, Wyatt, Ethan and Elizabeth.
Leigh is a dental hygienist who loves meeting new people and getting to know them. She particularly enjoys treating patients who are a bit apprehensive and has an outstanding talent in calming their fears. Leigh has had over thirty years of experience. She has been with the practice for nineteen years and has been instrumental in developing our periodontal disease management program. She is very active in community outreach projects. Leigh lives in Towson and is married with two children, Brian and Annie.
Jemi has been in the dental field for 28 years and has been an integral part of Advance General Dentistry since 2011. She is usually the first person a patient speaks to when calling the office. Jemi is enthusiastic and dedicated to our services. She is completely committed to providing the best possible experience for our patients, from the moment they walk into our office. She has both managerial skills and dental knowledge to help patients to the fullest potential by serving their needs. In addition to that, she has an in-depth knowledge of the practice including billing, collections, insurance claims, and numerous other administrative tasks. Being a native of India, she loves the hot summer weather, hiking, and running. She also enjoys cooking, baking, and spending time with her two children and her playful lab mix, Belle.