Catherine Palandjian, D.D.S., R.D.
General and Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Catherine Palandjian maintains her practice at Bethesda Family Dentistry because she knows that her patients will be offered a range of comprehensive dental services with a focus on cosmetic, implant, and reconstructive dentistry.
Dr. Palandjian realizes just how important it is to link with a clinician who can address immediate dental concerns, perhaps a painful crisis, but also one who can help construct a future plan to continue your dental and oral health for years to come.
Dr. Palandjian attends numerous hours of continuing dental education both in lecture and hands on training. As an active member of the American Dental Association, Dr. Palandjian is involved in dental study clubs and local dental societies. Certified in Invisalign to offer all of her patients an alternative to conventional braces, Dr. Palandjian is also certified in nitrous oxide sedation to help her patients who need additional support and comfort.
Prior to her dental training, Dr. Palandjian was practicing as a Registered Dietitian of which she maintains an active license in Dietetics as well as in Dentistry. Dr. Palandjian utilizes her past clinical nutrition experiences in acute, chronic, and long-term care to provide quality, comprehensive dental services. As a graduate from the University of Maryland Dental School in Baltimore, Maryland, Dr. Palandjian completed a residency at Temple University School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While attending dental school, Dr. Palandjian was very active in the pediatric department and continued her desire to volunteer her services in a children’s dental clinic on a weekly basis in Philadelphia. Dr. Palandjian is formerly from Scranton, Pennsylvania and attended Marywood University in which she received her Bachelors Degree with high honors in Science and Nutrition.
Dr. Palandjian lives in Montgomery County with her husband Michael and children Elaina and David. She enjoys traveling, playing tennis, reading and going to the beach.