Dr. Thomas M. Wall believes in a holistic approach to dental treatment for his patients, treating the cause and not just the symptoms of dental disease. He has developed a comprehensive diagnostic practice that is fully equipped and capable of treating conditions involving implants, root canals, 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional orthodontics, sleep and TMJ disorders, periodontal disease, aesthetic dentistry, restorative dentistry, and fixed and removable prosthetics.
Dr. Wall has practiced multi-disciplined dentistry for more than 25 years in Washington, DC, accumulating hundreds of hours of continuing education with a concentration in full-mouth reconstruction and occlusion. His special areas of focus and interest include implantology, orthodontics (3-dimensional, functional, straight wire, and Invisalign), and endodontics, as well as soft tissue and osseous modalities.
A member of the International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics (ICCMO) since 1987 and a fellow in 1993, he has introduced and integrated the concept of functional jaw orthopedics and neuromuscular occlusal treatment to his patients. Dr. Wall has developed a state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment facility complete with a full service dental laboratory, I-CAT CBCT, CEREC and 3-Shape CAD/CAM 3D imaging, K7 3D jaw tracking for TMJ, pain, and cranio-mandibular disorders, and the latest digital diagnostic equipment. He has a fully equipped endodontic operatory using Zeiss intraoral microscopy.
Dr. Wall is dedicated to educating his team and serving his patient community so that they may better achieve and maintain an optimum level of oral health. The practice utilizes the best and most safe materials and techniques and is dedicated to making quality care affordable for all our patients.
Dr. Jackie Cheng strives to provide dental care of the highest quality with compassion. She believes in optimizing the patient experience to achieve the best treatment outcome possible. She is dedicated to continuing dental education and passionate about serving her community. She constantly updates her techniques to offer the finest in modern dentistry.
Dr. Cheng received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Case Western Reserve University with a full scholarship from the US Army. Her research in public health dentistry was recognized by the American Dental Association. She proudly served as an Active-Duty officer serving soldiers and their families for four years with duty locations in Germany and Japan. She has extensive experience in emergency management, prosthodontics, and restorative dentistry.
Dr. Cheng is fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, and German. She has treated patients from all around the world. She volunteers at Federally Qualified Health Centers to treat underserved communities and to promote patient advocacy. Dr. Cheng is committed to providing the safest and most comfortable dental experience for you and your family.
Today, Dr. Thomas Wall, Dr. Jackie Cheng, and their staff are honored to be known as a professional, well-educated, and diverse practice. They pride themselves on their innate ability to relate to their patients in a friendly, approachable, and articulate manner.
The doctors and staff believe patients deserve to be treated as family members: professionally and honestly. They are attentive, accommodating, and dedicated to learning each patients expectations and concerns. Based on the initial conversation and diagnostics, they then work with the individual to design a unique treatment plan that meets the practices standard of care not those of insurance companies or 3rd party financial institutions.
That said, the front office staff dedicates an extraordinary amount of time to maximize each patients insurance benefits. This assists the patient in accepting the recommended treatment with peace of mind.
The practice utilizes state-of-the-art technological modalities to diagnose, help prevent, and to treat diseases and other pathological conditions. Dr. Wall has developed an advanced diagnostic and treatment facility, including:
Dr. Wall, Dr. Cheng, and their staff welcome the opportunity to meet and speak with you. This initial visit will be a time for the practice to learn what you are seeking and your personal concerns, and to develop a personalized treatment plan that works for your specific situation.