The Best Pediatric Dentistry Around
Capital Kids Dentistry is a soothing, welcoming, and fun environment where children learn to enjoy their visit to the dentist! We want to help your child develop healthy habits and lifelong oral hygiene practices. Our office is staffed by caring, compassionate people who love working with children and want to make each visit a stress-free experience for kids as well as for their parents and caregivers. Capital Kids Dentistry offers services for children of all ages and individuals with special needs, including preventive and comprehensive care. In addition, we offer oral sedation treatments for those procedures or patients that require it.
If you are looking for a dentist that truly cares about each patient like a member of their family, please make an appointment with us today!
About Dr. Jessica Rubin
Dr. Jessica Rubin grew up in Montgomery County, Maryland and graduated from the Honors and Gemstone programs at the University of Maryland, College Park, Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in History. She was awarded a Recruitment Scholarship and a State Senatorial Scholarship to the University of Maryland Dental School, where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2005. Following dental school, Dr. Jessica completed a residency in general dentistry at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, and a pediatric dentistry residency at the University of Maryland Dental School. In addition to private practice, Dr. Jessica is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Georgetown Univesity Medical Center and served for five years as an attending in the Department of Dentistry at Childrens National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
Licenses and Professional Affiliations:
- Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
- Licensed by Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners
- Licensed by Washington DC Board of Dentistry
- Member, American Dental Association
- Member, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
- Childrens National Medical Center
Dr. Jessica lives with her husband and three young children in Washington DC. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, reading, traveling, hiking, and kayaking.
About Dr. Beth Ackerman
Dr. Elizabeth Ackerman— “Dr. Beth”— loves working with children and is committed to providing a warm, kind, and caring dental home for your family. She grew up in the Washington, D.C. area and attended the University of Maryland College Park, where she was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with an Honors program citation. She received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland at Baltimore and completed a residency in pediatric dentistry at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston.
Dr. Beth comes from a family of dentists including her father, Dr. Ron Ackerman, an orthodontist, and her husband, Dr. Justin Whiting, her dental school classmate, and a practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.
Dr. Beth, Justin and her two year old son are happy to return to her home in the D.C. area and be closer to her family after practicing pediatric dentistry in Brooklyn, N.Y.