Our Team



Dr. Denise Halliburton is a native of New York City. She graduated from Hampton University, and holds degrees in Biological Sciences, Bachelor of Science and Medical Science, Master of Science. She attended Howard University College of Dentistry, where she graduated to obtain a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She went back home to New York City, where she completed her Residency at Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Halliburton was commissioned as an officer in the US Army in 2003 after being an enlisted soldier upon graduating high school. Dr. Halliburton loves to volunteer with TeamSmile, The Hope Clinic, as well as work in collaboration with other efforts to promote health care. She has travelled to Belize more than once to give dental care to the people in the village of Seine Bight. She also gives her time to educating children in schools, churches and non-profit organizations on proper oral hygiene and the importance that dentistry plays to the overall whole body health.

Dr. Halliburton holds membership with the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, Howard County Dental Association, Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and SPEAR.

Dr. Halliburton additionally loves reading, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. You may also find Dr. Halli on the Lacrosse field cheering for her son, Shareef.


There’s something different about our practice, and we believe you’ll like it! Come experience comfort, quality and personalized care that will keep you smiling. Your smile is worth it!

We seek to deliver the best quality dentistry available.

Our goal is to not only provide the quality dentistry you need, but the high quality care you want. So how do we make that possible? By working our hardest each day to deliver exceptional services that solve your dental problems with beautiful, lasting results. On top of that, we invest our time in continuing education and training, and we seek techniques that will improve our service and care. We truly believe you will be in expert hands here.

We keep up to date with leading technology.

Dentistry is continually evolving. It is paramount to stay up to date with the latest dental technologies as they are key in delivering an advanced dental experience, which includes improvements in accuracy, safety, speed, comfort and results. The technology we utilize at Halliburton Family Dentistry is cutting edge and will take your dental care to the next level.

We care about you as an individual.

You matter to us. It’s true! We care about our patients and each other, and it shows in everything we say and do. We will listen to you, get to know you personally and provide dental care that is customized to your individual needs and wants. You will feel like more than just a friend here. You will feel like part of our team. You will feel like family.

We provide detailed patient education.

We want to be your dentist for life, but we also want you to enjoy lasting oral health for life. Because of this, we make patient education a priority. We will teach you everything you need to know about your oral condition and treatment options so you can take control of your health with confidence and have the knowledge necessary to maintain lasting wellness for life.

We are committed to your comfort at all times.

Any fear you’ve ever had about going to the dentist, we will put to rest. Our caring team takes the time to communicate with you and brings a level of comfort that you have never experienced during a dental visit before. Between our great chairside manner, attentive care and compassionate personalities, you will feel completely at ease.

We offer comprehensive services for the whole family.

No matter your age — 1 or 101 — we have the skills, training and experience to treat the whole family under one roof! Our comprehensive services range from routine checkups and exams to more complex restorative treatments. Not to mention, Dr. Halliburton has 8 years of experience in pediatric dentistry and has a natural gift for working with children. Enjoy all the care your family needs, all right here!