Specialties and Skills
With his advanced knowledge, Dr. Deutsch is a master of appearance-related dentistry and smile makeovers, where he expertly places crowns, veneers and implants to attain dazzling results. Dr. Deutsch also specializes in creating custom mouth guards, which he’s done for the Washington Wizards basketball team since 2009. In addition, Dr. Deutsch is skilled in sports dentistry, where he focuses on protection from and prevention of injuries to players’ mouths.
Education and Training
Dr. Deutsch is a graduate of and received his dental degree from the esteemed State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dentistry. Throughout his education and career, Dr. Deutsch has trained with some of the top dentists in the field to further his knowledge.
Dr. Deutsch is one of a small number of dentists nationwide to be a board-certified anesthesiologist and Fellow in General Anesthesia. Due to his stunning work, Dr. Deutsch is sought after as a frequent contributor on TV, in magazines and newspapers on an array of topics related to the latest in advanced dental care, as well as trends in “smile design.” He has appeared in influential magazines such as Health, New Beauty, Self, TIME and Washingtonian for his views on creating beautiful, natural-looking smiles. Dr. Deutsch has also been featured on National Public Radio and in a front-page story in The Washington Post.
Since 2009, Dr. Deutsch has been the Team Dentist for the NBA’s Washington Wizards basketball team. He has made custom mouth guards for all the players, and recommends that the mouth guards be worn during practice and games to protect teeth. Dr. Deutsch has a treatment area in the Wizards locker room, and is there with the team before and after games, and on the sidelines in case of an emergency. Dr. Deutsch is a big Wizards fan, and is honored and privileged to serve in this role, which he finds very rewarding.
As a member of the Academy for Sports Dentistry, Dr. Deutsch has an interest and is influential in exchanging ideas related to Sports Dentistry with other prominent dentists and athletes about the dental needs of athletes at risk to sport injuries.
Dr. Deutsch is proud to be associated with the following organizations:
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- American Society of Dental Anesthesiology
- Academy for Sports Dentistry
- District of Columbia Dental Society
- Washington Study Club
About Dr. Daniel J. Deutsch
Named “Best Dentist” for more than 20 years in Washingtonian magazine for excellence in general and cosmetic dentistry, Washington DC cosmetic dentist and board-certified anesthesiologist, Dr. Daniel Deutsch, is highly revered. He receives national acclaim for his mastery of appearance-related dentistry like his exquisite smile makeovers, where he uses his expertise in placing veneers, crowns and implants. Studying with top specialists in his field, Dr. Deutsch stays ahead of the latest advances in smile makeover and restorative treatments, including high-tech equipment and appearance-related dental procedures.
Attending many lectures, workshops and continuing education courses each year keeps Dr. Deutsch at the forefront of a corps of general and cosmetic dentists who practice at the “master” level of dentistry. He is a frequent student at the prestigious Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Education in Seattle, Washington and the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Care in Northern Virginia. Dr. Deutsch is also a frequent host for international dentists to teach them about advances in the American dental community and he hosts some of the most prestigious institutions for advanced dental education.
According to Dr. Deutsch, "In the past, dentistry was all about fixing what was broken. Now, high-tech advances like lasers, scanners and 3D X-Ray help us focus on the ‘oral health-body health’ connection. Our patients get that, and they expect us to help them stay healthy—and keep their teeth for life.” With this philosophy, Dr. Deutsch is dedicated to the community and not only provides the finest dental care, but he also lectures on dental anesthesia, cosmetic and implant dentistry.