Dr. Whalen is committed to delivering the best that dentistry has to offer … from state-of-the-art technology to exceptional comfort and personal attention.

  • General dentistry to keep your teeth and gums healthy
  • Restorative dentistry for optimal comfort, function and form
  • Cosmetic dentistry to enhance the appearance of your smile
  • TMJ treatment to return your jaw to comfort and eliminate pain
  • Hygiene and periodontal therapy to keep gums healthy and protect you from certain health risks
  • Implant dentistry to permanently replace missing teeth
  • Metal-free dentistry (i.e. no mercury fillings) to restore the health, strength and appearance of your teeth
  • Oral sedation to help even the most anxious patient completely relax
  • Advanced dental technology for earlier diagnosis, more conservative treatment and comfortable visits

Dr. Richard K. Whalen serves patients from all over Dutchess, Ulster, Putnam and Westchester Counties. These patients come from Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck, Fishkill, LaGrange, Wappingers Falls, Millbrook, Highland, Hyde Park, Pleasant Valley and surrounding areas.

Come Take a Tour of Dental Design Studio!

At Dental Design Studio, it is our goal to help you maintain your natural teeth for life and realize the smile of your dreams. Offering comprehensive dental care, Dr. Richard Whalen has extensive experience in all fields of dental treatment, from general and restorative to TMJ care and cosmetic dentistry, and is dedicated to helping you enjoy optimal oral health!

At Dental Design Studio, we understand that every patient is unique; therefore, so is every treatment we deliver. Dr. Whalen provides personalized oral care for every patient and creates individual treatment plans to address your particular needs and desires.

Within our practice we aspire to make your dental visit a comfortable and enjoyable experience. Our dedicated dental team will ensure every step is taken to make you feel relaxed and at ease.

We look forward to caring for you.