Dr. Sheila Samaddar, DDS

Dr. Sheila Samaddar is a transplanted midwesterner who has lived in the Washington, DC metro area since 1995. A 3rd generation dentist, she worked at her mother's dental practice from the age of 8, and eventually followed her footsteps after taking time off after her undergraduate degree. She completed her undergraduate studies at DePauw University, her dental degree at the Howard University College of Dentistry, and her residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1 year internship) at DC General Hospital. She places a high degree of emphasis on continuing her advanced training and has subsequently completed thousands of additional hours since 2000 with the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, Invisalign, Howard University (9 month Mini-residency in surgical implant placement), and many other dental continuing education venues. Additionally, she uses care to align herself with other practioners with an interest in long term patient health.

She loves living and working on "The Hill" and spends as much time as she can outdoors with her husband, children and 2 dogs.

Education:

  • Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, Las Vegas, NV
    Advanced Esthetics, Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington, DC
    Mini-residency in Impant Dentistry
  • District of Columbia General Hospital, Washington, DC
    Oral and Maxiliiofacial Surgery Internship
  • Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington, DC (Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree awarded)
  • DePauw University, Greencastle, IN (BA Communications awarded 1991)
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA - Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring for Adults and Children

Additional Training and Professional Associations:

  • Conscious Sedation Training, November 2002
  • INVISALIGN Certification, March 2002
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • DC Dental Society
  • American Dental Association
  • Great Washington Area Women Dentists
  • American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry

*Licensed to Practice Dentistry in the District of Columbia

Volunteer Experience:

  • Up With People International, Japan and Thailand (July and August 2005)- International fundraising and healthcare work for tsunami victims
  • Grenada (September 2004)- Provided emergency surgical assistance at St. George's Hospital post Hurricane Ivan
  • Sierra Leone (January 1989)- Provided healthcare education to residents

Dr. Siobhian Sprott

Dr. Siobhian Sprott is originally from Trinidad and Tobago, but has been in the United States since 1997 to further her education. She completed her both undergraduate studies in Biology with a minor in Mathematics and her graduate studies in Public Administration, with a concentration in healthcare at Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She obtained her dental degree from Howard University in Washington, DC and completed a one-year residency in General Practice at Howard University Hospital.

Dr. Sprott currently resides in Virginia with her husband, Maxie and their two dogs, Meekoh and Mykah.

Education:

  • Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC (for General Practice Residency)
  • Howard University College of Dentistry, Washington, DC (Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree)
  • Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, LA (Master of Public Administration Degree)
  • Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, LA (BS Biology, minor Mathematics)

Additional Training and Professional Associations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
    • *Licensed to Practice Dentistry in Virginia and the District of Columbia