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Owings Mills, MD Dentist

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Crossroads Dental Arts

Owings Mills, MD Dentist


Our team is very responsive. If we do not return your email immediately, please know that we may have not received it. For important matters, please call our office. E-mail is never a fully secure form of communication. If you prefer to share protected personal information, you may choose to contact us by phone.

Crossroads Dental Arts

Owings Mills, MD Dentist

Our purpose as a dental team is to provide the best quality dental care for our patients. With care, compassion, and understanding, Owing Mills dentist, Dr. Joanne Block Rief, and her team strive to deliver this treatment as gently as possible. We want to help our patients achieve excellent oral and overall health and create the exceptional smile they deserve. We are the smile experts.

Dental technology has made remarkable advances. You may not be aware of some of the developments in diagnosis and treatment and how they can benefit you. If you have not been to a dentist recently or have been in the care of someone who has not adopted these techniques, you will notice a difference the first moment you enter our office.

For example, we now use digital radiography. This technology allows us to diagnose in more depth with the use of much less radiation. We also use a diode laser to cosmetically contour gums and treat mouth ulcers and cold sores. Our Owings Mills dental office also uses SNAP Dental Imaging, which allows us to take a digital picture of your teeth and create the beautiful smile you have always dreamed of having.

VELscope is routinely used in our office to help detect precancerous and cancerous lesions that might not be visible to the naked eye. To eliminate bacteria from the dental waterlines in our office, a system called O-So Pure has been installed.

We are committed to providing each patient with an initial appointment during which an expression of patient concerns and cosmetic desires will be addressed. We respect our patients’ time. We do not double book. Unless an unexpected dental emergency arises, we make sure that patients are seen at their scheduled appointment time. We want each patient to feel comfortable with ample appointment time to address his or her dental concerns. Please allow adequate travel time to locate our office.

Once you have explained your dental and cosmetic concerns and a thorough dental examination and necessary radiographs have been completed, a treatment plan may be developed. Written explanations of most procedures and problems are available and will be offered to you. Advantages and disadvantages of treatment, risks of treatment, options and costs of treatment will be presented to you. Any questions you will have will be answered before treatment begins. Thank you for taking the time to learn more about our practice. We hope to see you soon!

Meet Our Team At
Crossroads Dental Arts

Owings Mills, MD Dentist

Dr. Joanne Block Rief

Dr. Joanne Block Rief

Dr. Joanne Block Rief has practiced dentistry since 1986. Read More
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Michele, our office manager, brings her fifteen years of dental expertise to our office. Read More
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Patty has been a dental hygienist for 29 years and still absolutely loves what she does. Read More
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Nicole received her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2003 from Baltimore City Community College. Read More
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Melissa has 9 years of dental experience and is certified in Expanded Functions as well as Oral Radiology. Read More
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Danyelle graduated from Fortis Institute in 2010 and has over six years of experience as a dental assistant and receptionist. Read More
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Felicia graduated from Fortis institute in 2008. She is a Certified dental assistant and has over nine years of dental assistant experience. Read More


Olga graduated valedictorian with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2005. Read More


Joanny is from Fort Worth where she took her first step into the dental field as a front desk receptionist. Read More


Trisha graduated from Allstate Careers in 2014 as a certified dental assistant. She has four years of experience and is certified in expanded functions as a dental assistant. Read More


Diane has been in the Dental field for over twenty four years, beginning as a Dental assistant and transitioning to an orthodontic assistant. Read More

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Owings Mills, MD Dentist

Dentist 60644 | Do I Really Need an Exam? May 3, 2018
It’s highly likely that after visiting our practice, you understand the value of a thorough, professional dental cleaning. It’s also likely that you may not fully understand the importance of a complete exam and radiographs. There are many reasons the exam is an important part of your oral health... Read More
Dentist Owings Mills | 3 Steps to a Healthy Smile April 4, 2018
Did you know that tooth decay is the single largest cause of school absences? The longer decay goes untreated, the worse it gets. Not only can this mean costlier expenses for you, but it also jeopardizes your child’s oral health and education. You can help your child have a... Read More
Dentist in Owings Mills, MD | One Tool for Better Gum Health March 8, 2018
Loose teeth, bad breath, and painful, bloody gums – these are among the signs and symptoms of periodontal, or gum, disease. Unfortunately, periodontal disease can also begin without any obvious symptoms. If left undiagnosed or untreated, you could be at risk for irreparable damage to your teeth and gums.... Read More