Dr. Kimberly Baer is a Maryland native, receiving both her Undergraduate in Biology and Doctoral in Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland, College Park. Since then, she has earned Master’s degrees in Implantology, Biological Medicine & Toxicology, and Orthodontics. Dr. Baer is board certified in Naturopathic Medicine, Sedation Dentistry, Invisalign, and Lumineers. In 2001 Dr. Baer opened the doors to Natural Dentist Associates in North Bethesda, MD.
In addition to her degrees, Dr. Baer has received certifications in a multitude of areas, including Hal Huggins Biological Dentistry and Epigenetic Growth Appliance Therapy. She is a certified fellow with the IAOMT and continues to expand her education through regular seminars, conferences, and continued education courses.
Dr. Baer is extremely passionate about providing quality dental care that does not come at the expense of overall health, offering her patients a dental experience that is free from toxins, BPA, fragrances, and fluoride. Dr. Baer’s areas of expertise include holistic services like ozone therapy, safe amalgam filling removal, dental materials testing, natural orthodontics, laser dentistry, sedation dentistry, and non-metal zirconia dental implants. She built her holistic dental practice with a strong emphasis on non-reactive and bio-friendly materials, always staying current with the newest dental innovations – especially those that emphasize biocompatibility.
Dr. Baer volunteers a great deal of her time to Kids International and Healthcare International, where she spends an average of 6-8 weeks each year providing dentistry in countries that have no access to dental care. She also volunteers locally, providing dental treatment to Holocaust Survivors and refugees. In her free time, you can find Dr. Baer training for her next marathon or hanging with her two children and their rescue pups, Juniper and George.