Welcome to DC Precision Dentistry in NW Washington, DC. Our state-of-the-art dental facility is home to Dr. Justin Deckard. Dr. Deckard and our experienced dental care team offer compassionate, patient-centered dental care to patients of all ages.
We emphasize the importance of routine dental care and the role it plays in long-term disease prevention. We offer a full range of cosmetic, restorative, implant, and general dentistry services to address concerns and enhance our patients smiles.
When evaluating your smile, Dr. Deckard also takes your overall physical health and well-being into consideration and will discuss your medical history to fully understand your needs. We screen for the early signs of disease, decay, or changes in your oral health that may indicate a developing concern.
DC Precision Dentistry is located in downtown DC and is convenient to several Metro stops including Farragut North and Farragut West. We gladly accept patients from Shaw, Navy Yard, and the surrounding neighborhoods. Our dentist has equipped our dental office with state-of-the-art dental technology. We design each treatment to improve the health, function, and appearance of your natural smile. Thus offering a more pleasant patient experience. Consider our Washington, DC dental office a one-stop shop for all of your dentistry needs.
It is important to have a smile you can feel good about. Dr. Deckard offers a full range of services that can help you achieve the smile of your dreams. We encourage patients to visit our office twice a year for routine dental exams and cleanings. Dr. Deckard works with each patient on an individual basis to help them maintain and promote a healthier smile. Hence meeting your unique needs in a timely and compassionate manner is important to us.
At DC Precision Dentistry, we strive to equip our patientswith the knowledgeneeded to make informed decisions and maintain a healthy smile. We focuson patient education and disease preventionto help patients better understand the risk factors impacting their smile and how to care for it outside of our dental office. We hope that our patients consider our teamat DC Precision Dentistry an active partner in their oral health journey.
Justin H. Deckard, D.M.D. graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree with majors in both Neuroscience and Religious Studies from the University of Miami. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA.
He graduated Summa Cum Laude and was the recipient of several awards including the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Implant Student award, various merit scholarships, and was inducted into the prestigious national dental honor society: Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
Upon graduation, he continued his post-doctoral training in a General Practice Residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He holds professional memberships with the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the Academy of Osseointegration and is an alumnus of the Dawson Academy for Advanced Complete Care Dentistry.
Dr. Deckard provides comprehensive dental care with an emphasis on patient comfort, as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry to provide his patients with the best quality of care in the field. Dr. Deckard practices with a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry with clinical interests in Aesthetic Dentistry, Implant Dentistry, Oral Medicine, and Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Balshaw is a graduate of the Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Balshaw completed a hospital-based residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. He has completed a level 4 Mastery course at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry specializing in computer-generated CAD-CAM restorative dentistry.
Sarah A. Deckard, DMD is an enthusiastic and compassionate general dentist who enjoys treating patients of all ages. Her priority has always been providing comprehensive, high-quality care to patients in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. As a patient and caring practitioner, she treats all of her patients with respect and consideration.
Dr. Deckard received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University and her Bachelors from the Honors College and College of Arts and Sciences at Adelphi University. During her studies, Dr. Deckard was awarded the Joseph R. Evans Award for the Most Distinguished Achievement in Clinical Operative Dentistry, the Tufts University Tiberi Scholarship, and the Pre-Dental Mascolo Award.
As an interested and inquisitive individual, she loves to further her knowledge through continuing education courses to provide her patients with the best quality of care in the field. Dr. Deckard is a member of both the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the American Dental Association and is looking forward to her next meeting for some challenging and informative programs.
Away from the office, Dr. Deckard is an avid painter and prides herself on her Italian cooking skills. Originally from Long Island, New York, she really enjoys the great outdoors of Maryland and Virginia, swimming, and taking hikes with her husband.