Doctor of Dental Surgery
Dr. Fishman grew up in the Pikesville area, graduated with honors from Towson University and earned his degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. During his time at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry he was competitively selected for an Advanced General Practice Residency where he gained extensive expertise and knowledge in surgical, implant, laser and cosmetic dentistry. For the next half decade, Dr. Fishman practiced and perfected these skills while working as an associate dentist in nearby Greenspring Station, Towson and Severna Park, MD, before purchasing the current Reisterstown dental office from his latest mentor, Dr. Alvin Schuster.
Dr. Fishman believes in treating each patient like family. He values each person's time and unique needs. He strives to provide gentle dentistry and personalized and comprehensive care to all his patients with a relaxed, yet efficient approach. Dr. Fishman also takes pride in offering specialized services including Invisalign ®, root canals, tooth whitening and other restorative dentistry techniques under one roof for the convenience of his patients.
Outside of the office, Dr. Fishman loves to stay active and is an avid soccer and tennis player. He is a huge Ravens, Capitals and Barcelona FC fan, and loves to practice his amateur photography skills whenever he gets a chance. He and his wife Diane currently live in Fells Point, and hope to raise their future family in the Baltimore suburbs.
Tiara, Front Desk Manager, Treatment Plan Coordinator
Tiara has 10 years of experience working in the dental field. Tiara’s favorite thing about working the front desk at Brilliant Smiles of Maryland is making sure all the patients leave the office with a smile and looking their best. She knows that every member of the dental team plays a role in keeping customers smiling, whether that means working on teeth like Dr. Fishman does, or helping patients understand their treatment plans and working with them to help them finance their treatment.
Tiara has 6 children whom she completely adores. In her spare time Tiara enjoys coaching her son’s basketball team and working on her new home.
Stacey, Associate Front Desk, Patient Account Manager and Insurance Specialist
Stacey has been with Brilliant Smiles of MD for over 2 years. Stacey loves to interact with patients, making sure they are greeted with a warm smile every time they come through the door. Stacey lives in Westminster and in her spare time enjoys working at the farm and playing with her son Wyatt.
Valarie, Registered Dental Hygienist
As a Registered Dental Hygienist, Valarie has been providing compassionate, quality dental care to her patients for over 19 years. She received her A.A.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene from Wytheville Community College in 1997. She is excited to be a part of the Brilliant Smiles of Maryland team.
Valarie and her husband live in Baltimore County with their two dogs. In her free time, she enjoys taking long walks, gardening, and spending time with family.
Suzette, Registered Dental Hygienist
Suzette has been a dental hygienist for over 16 years after graduating from Baltimore City Community College’s prestigious dental hygiene program. Suzette takes great pride in making sure that every patient she sees leaves with the knowledge they will need to keep a beautiful healthy smile. Suzette has been with Brilliant Smiles of MD for over 2 years. Suzette resides in Baltimore County and in her spare time likes to volunteer at her local church.
Gina, Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Gina was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. She has been a dental assistant for over 15 years and has experience in Orthodontics, Oral Surgery, Pediatrics, and General dentistry. She is passionate about dentistry and has taken many dental seminars all over the U.S in hopes of continuing her education, attaining knowledge on the latest in dental technology and providing patients with the most comfortable experience while in her care. Gina resides in Finksburg Maryland, with her daughter. She loves being a mom and on her spare time enjoys hiking, reading, and traveling to just about anywhere. Gina wishes to finish her degree and become a Dental Hygienist in the near future.
Preetisha, Dental Assistant
Preetisha has been with Brilliant Smiles of MD for over one and a half years and prides herself in making every patient feel comfortable when they step through the door. Preetisha resides in Reisterstown, MD with her husband and daughter. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
The staff at Brilliant Smiles of Maryland are committed to giving back to the community and contributing to the incredible efforts of foundations whose goals align with their mission of improving people’s lives, one smile at a time.
Newtown Elementary School
The League for People with Disabilities
Mission of Mercy