Dental Staff

Tom Stanton, DDS

Dr. Stanton has been practicing Dentistry since 1990 and Periodontics since 1995. He received his dental degree from New York University, followed by a General Practice Residency at the University of Detriot Mercy School of Dentistry and Detriot Medical Center. Dr. Stanton continued his studies at the University of Michigan. Prior to joining Carroll County Dental Specialists, Dr. Stanton served as a Clinical Director at the Ohio State University. Dr. Stanton and his wife, Sonya, have three children.

Kristina Biggs, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry
Born and raised in Detriot, Dr. Biggs moved to Maryland to attend the University of Maryland Dental School. She completed a St. Mary's General Practice Residency before pursuing Pediatric Dentistry at New York University. Dr. Bigg's philosophy is centered on preventative care; it is her sincere wish that the children she treats will practice preventative strategies on their journey to a perfect smile. Dr. Biggs is a faculty member at Children's National Medical Center.

Su Kim, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Su Kim was born in South Korea, and raised in Columbia, Maryland. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from UMBC, where she was awarded the Dean’s List of Scholars, and her master’s degree in Biology from Towson University. Dr. Kim attended the University of Maryland School of Dentistry from which she graduated magna cum laude. Upon graduation, she was awarded Dean’s award for community service and was elected to the Gorgas Odontological Society and Gamma Phi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society. Dr. Kim completed her post-graduate specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Maryland. Dr. Kim’s goal is to promote and improve oral health for all children, including those with special health care needs.

Dr. Kim is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Maryland Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Maryland State Dental Association, and the Howard County Dental Association.

Dr. Kim is happily married and has two daughters. Her interests outside of dentistry are rock climbing, tennis, and spending time with her family

Stuart Sheer, DDS

A Baltimore native, Dr. Sheer has been practicing Orthodontics for over 20 years. He received his specialty training at Columbia University. Dr. Sheer's DDS was received from the University of Maryland Dental School. He is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Mid-Atlantic Society of Orthodontists, and the American Dental Association. He is currently the Program Director for Health Volunteers Overseas in Cambodia.

Richa Dutta, DDS, MSD

Dr. Dutta obtained her dental degree in India before attending the University of Southern California’s Advanced Program for International Dentists to earn her DDS. She then went on to pursue her true love of orthodontics at Boston University’s Henry Goldman School of Dentistry where she earned her Masters of Science degree and a specialty degree in Orthodontics.

Dr. Dutta is a dedicated Orthodontist who is an active member of the American Academy of Orthodontists, Mid Atlantic Society of Orthodontists (MASO) and Maryland State Society of Orthodontists (MSSO). Her kind disposition and friendly smile make both adult and child patients feel at ease during their appointments. Her warm personality and chairside manner give patients comfort when asking questions. She also always takes the time to ensure that each patient understands all his or her treatment options.

She has been the Chair of the Government Affairs Committee under MASO, is a delegate to the AAO, and in her spare time, she enjoys swimming, reading, cooking and running behind her 4 year old twins.

Youngsook Chae, DMD

Dr. Chae earned her Bachelors of Science in Biochemical Pharmacology (summa cum laude) at State University of New York in Buffalo, NY. She then pursued her Doctor of Dental Medicine at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. She completed her residency training in the Department of Endodontology at the Temple University of Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry.

In the past, Dr. Chae has worked for a pediatric-based clinic, serving patients in underserved communities, as well as in private practice. She is currently a member of the American Association of Endodontics. In her spare time, Dr. Chae enjoys hiking and yoga.

Michael Marchese, DMD

Oral Surgery
Dr. Marchese is a native of central Florida. He received his Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Naval Academy. Dr. Marchese received his dental degree from Temple University and completed his residency training at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Marchese enjoys fishing, boating, and diving. He currently resides in Baltimore County with his wife and daughter.