Meet Our Team


Dr. Richard M. Lipscomb Jr.

Upon completion of his undergraduate studies at Mercyhurst College in Pennsylvania, Dr. Lipscomb came to the Washington, DC area to attend Howard University's College of Dentistry. In 1993, he traveled to San Francisco to complete his residency at Advance Education in General Dentistry (AEGD). Once finished, Dr. Lipscomb returned to the Washington, DC area to work at a small community health center in southern Maryland. After serving three years, he advanced his career by joining Unity Health Care, Inc. Community Health Center as the dental director and staff dentist in Washington, DC. In December 2001 Dr. Lipscomb opened his private practice in Mitchellville, MD.

Dr. Lipscomb has worked as an adjunct assistant professor at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry and as a faculty member at Prince George's Community College. Currently, he is a national speaker for several dental manufacturers. While lecturing to dental professional on restorative procedures and mini dental implants, Dr. Lipscomb has written many dental articles for well-known dental publications.

Shawn Robinson

Shawn Robinson, Business Manager

Shawn joined our team in August 2006 after returning to the Washington, DC area from Florida. While in Florida, she obtained her medical billing certificate from Edu Tech.


Alicia, Dental Hygienist

Alicia Joined our team at Woodmore Dental Center in 2011. Alicia is originally from Boston. She attended Forsyth School for Dental Hygiene at Northeastern University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Alicia enjoys all aspects of being a prevention specialist. She feels most accomplished when she can educate patients and when they are happy to receive care. Alicia loves music, traveling and spending time with good friends and her dog Boston.


Crystal, Dental Hygienist

Crystal is from Washington D.C. and grew up in Oxon Hill, MD. She attended Northern Virginia Community College and graduated from Fortis College with an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2013. Before becoming a registered Dental Hygienist, she worked as a Dental Assistant from 1999 to 2009. Upon graduating Fortis College, Crystal joined Woodmore Dental. She has been with the practice since 2014. Crystal enjoys educating her patients about the importance of oral health as well as making sure they feel comfortable and are at ease with any dental fears they may have. When Crystal is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children as well as gardening.

Our Dental Philosophy


Honest Treatments

Our guiding philosophy at Woodmore Dental Center is one of honesty. We maintain the highest standard of integrity in our work for you. Our caring professionals can be trusted to perform quality treatments and exceptional results. We will never overtreat or recommend unnecessary procedures. We keep your best interests in mind, always.

Transparent Fees

The honesty of our work extends to pricing and payments. We are transparent and open about all fees and finances. We will sit down with you to go over the cost of your dental care and won’t move forward until you understand all expectations. Our goal is to get you the care you need at the most affordable price.

Thorough Explanations

Any trusted relationship starts with communication. You will experience that during every visit here. We will clearly explain all the details of your care, our recommended treatment options, and the pros and cons of each in an easy-to-understand manner. You will be empowered to make informed, confident decisions.

Great Dentistry

We want your treatment results to look great, and we know delivering great dentistry is key in making that possible. Each service we provide is performed at the highest standard of quality and, where possible, completed with the best technology available. We proudly stand behind our work for you.

Caring Team

We care about our patients on a personal level and look forward to building a close relationship with you and your family too! Your needs and concerns are important to us. Our team takes the time to listen closely and get to know you on an individual level so we can provide the most customized dental experience possible.

Comfortable Environment

Whether you are coming in for a routine cleaning or to get out of pain, we care that your visit is a comfortable one. When you walk through our doors, you will find that our environment is welcoming and stress-free. Our caring team and relaxing ambiance will put you at ease.

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