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Location Serving

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


Tidewater Dental – Solomons Island

Solomons, MD Dentist

Island Dentistry isn’t just about the best view in town, but it’s an added bonus! Enjoy a stroll down the boardwalk before and after receiving exceptional care by our caring and friendly team at our most intimate office.


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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. Ashleigh Friend

Dr. Friend was raised in the mountains of Western Maryland and received her undergraduate degree in biology from Frostburg State University. After completing her dental education at University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Dr. Friend worked with underserved populations in Baltimore City before joining Tidewater in 2018. Dr. Friend is passionate about continuing education and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. She enjoys getting to know each of her patients personally and helping guide them to their own optimal dental health.

In her spare time, Dr. Friend can be found in the yoga studio, on the beach, and spending quality time with her two dogs, Winston and Kia, and her cat, Rayne.