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Exceptional Dentistry, Extraordinary Smiles.

Best Cosmetic DENTISTRY in South Central PA

Dr. Tempel with a patient
Dr. Tempel with a patient

Exceptional Dentistry, Extraordinary Smiles.

Best Cosmetic Dentistry in South Central PA

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Personalized Dentistry in Gettysburg, PA: Rita A. Tempel, DDS, AAACD, D.ABDSM

Dr. Tempel is an AACD dentist

We transform smiles and change lives.

Welcome to the dental office of Rita Tempel, DDS, D.ABDSM, AAACD. Located in Gettysburg, PA, and neighboring the city of Hanover, PA, Dr. Tempel’s office is centrally located and offers a variety of premier dental services. She is an exceptional comprehensive cosmetic and family dentist in Gettysburg, practicing in a state-of-the-art office where she believes in performing responsible aesthetic dentistry so that patients can have beautiful, healthy, and long-lasting smiles.

With over 15 years of participation in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Rita Tempel has completed the world’s most recognized advanced cosmetic dentistry credentialing program. In 2020, Dr. Tempel became an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Tempel is the first and only accredited Cosmetic Dentist in Adams County, Pennsylvania. In fact, she is one of only 2 AACD Accredited Cosmetic Dentists in Southern and Central Pennsylvania.

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Advanced Dentistry. Compassionate Care.

When we offer our patients veneers or a full smile makeover we want to offer the best products and service possible. That means we partner with the best in the industry. We only want to give our patients the smile of their dreams!

Dr. Tempel's Before + After

Dr. Tempel's Before + After

Are you still unsure about which dentist in Gettysburg to call to help with your oral health needs? Take a look at how Dr. Tempel is changing people’s lives by giving patients the smile of their dreams!

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Digital Dentistry in Gettysburg, PA.

Advanced technology for accurate diagnostics and predictable outcomes.

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3-D Printer

We use 3-D printings to improve your patient experience.

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3-D Printer

Digital Smile Design

State of the art technology allows you to see your future smile before any procedures.

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Intra Oral Scanning

Convenient, high-resolution imagery taken chairside for an in-depth evaluation of your oral health.

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Dr. Rita Tempel

Skill + Artistry in Dentistry

Dr. Rita Antonini Tempel celebrates 30+ years of practicing dentistry. This includes three years of active duty in the Army Dental Corps and 17 years in her current practice in Gettysburg, PA. Dr. Tempel established her practice with a core mission: To deliver outstanding, high-quality dental care which is beautiful, comfortable, and long-lasting.

Cosmetic Dentistry has long been her area of expertise, and Dr. Tempel’s cosmetic dentistry outcomes and positive patient experiences set her apart and show in her patients’ smiles. Patients rely on her depth of experience and guidance when deciding upon their smile design.

Dr. Tempel completed the world’s most recognized advanced cosmetic dentistry credentialing program and is now an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

This distinction is currently held by only seven dentists in Pennsylvania and less than 500 dentists internationally.

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WE DON’T SERVE PATIENTS. WE SERVE PEOPLE.

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Our dental office was designed with your dental care needs in mind. From the moment you enter our building, you will feel relaxed and comfortable.

We place your safety and comfort at the highest priority. From the front desk to the dentist's chair our goal is to provide the best possible patient experience. Dr. Tempel works with every patient on an individual basis to identify needs, understand goals, and help you discover your best smile. 

Our dental care team in Gettysburg has the experience, expertise, and technology to achieve your oral health and aesthetic goals with exceptional results. 

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