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Amara Dental

Location Serving

St. Mary's, Calvert, and Prince Georges counties

Tidewater Dental – Prince Frederick

Dentist in Prince Frederick

In our elegant Prince Frederick office, our doctors focus on preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry to help our patients achieve and maintain functional, healthy teeth and gums. We offer extended hours to allow you to set an appointment that best meets your schedule.

Dr. Dominic Chapman

Dr. Chapman was raised in Toronto, Canada. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Vermont. He continued his education at Howard University, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. For his academic accomplishments Dr. Chapman was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon national dental honor society. Membership into this prestigious society is limited to individuals who have “distinguished themselves by excellence in scholarship, while demonstrating exemplary traits of character and potential qualities for future professional growth and attainments.”

Dr. Chapman continued his training with a general practice residency at Faxton St. Lukes Hospital in upstate New York where he provided comprehensive dental care. He regularly attends continuing education courses to increase the services offered to his patients. Dr. Chapman is an Invisalign certified provider and active member of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS), allowing him to provide treatment in a safe and comfortable manner for all patients.

In his spare time Dr. Chapman enjoys spending time with his wife and dog.

Dr. Shannon Chapman, DDS

Dr. Shannon is a Maryland native who received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida. Dr. Shannon returned to the Washington, D.C. metro area to complete her dental training at Howard University. After earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Dr. Shannon completed a General Practice residency at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester.

Dr. Shannon regularly attends continuing education courses to expand the number of services that she can offer to her patients. Dr. Shannon is a certified Invisalign provider and an active member of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS) allowing her to provide treatment in a safe and comfortable manner for all patients.

In her spare time Dr. Shannon enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and traveling.

Dr. Victoria Castens

Dr. Castens was born and raised in New Jersey. After completing her undergraduate studies at Cornell University, Dr. Castens worked as a purification development scientist for a biopharmaceutical company. Eventually, she decided that the lab wasn’t her calling, so she continued her education at Temple University, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. During dental school Dr. Castens held active leadership roles in the American Student Dental Association, serving as the local Vice President and as an editor on the Editorial Board at the national level. Dr. Castens has volunteered with the Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania and spent a week in Haiti providing care to people whose lives were shaken by the tragic earthquake and hurricane. Dr. Castens has experience and compassion providing comprehensive care to a wide variety of patients.

When she’s not working with patients, Dr. Castens enjoys baking, walking dogs, going to new places, trying all the restaurants, and watching movies with her husband. Also, everything/anything about horses.


Dr. Chikara Saunders-Fiddermon

Dr. Chikara Saunders-Fiddermon was born and raised in Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Saint Leo University in St. Leo, Fl. She went on to attend Howard University College of Dentistry. After completing dental school, she decided to complete a two-year residency in pediatric dentistry at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center. Dr. Saunders-Fiddermon is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is committed to dental education. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with family and friends, interior design, cooking and is trying to develop a green thumb.