At Advanced Sedation Dentistry, we understand that many people are nervous about visiting a dentist and may need a little extra help relaxing during their appointments. We take a gentle approach to dental care to alleviate as much anxiety as possible and make your visit peaceful. And we offer sedation methods to help our patients relax and feel at ease during dental treatment. Sedation helps to ease feelings of anxiety, stress, nervousness, and even fear when visiting the dentist. Some patients who have difficulty sitting still for long periods may also benefit from sedation. We offer comprehensive dentistry utilizing state-of-the-art dental technology and focus on providing a good patient experience in a relaxed dental setting. Whether you are awake or asleep, we can help you with your dental needs.
Dr. Delva received her DDS degree at NYU College of Dentistry in New York City and then completed a general practice residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital. She recently moved from her hometown in New York City to Virginia. Dr. Delva also spent most of her childhood living in Haiti, where her family is from.
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Dr. Delva maintains certifications in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
ABOUT DR. DELVA
Dr. Delva has always been very passionate about helping people achieve good oral health and has dedicated herself to the dental field since she was in high school. She worked as a dental assistant throughout high school and college and then continued on after college to become a dentist. Dr. Delva practices general dentistry including restorative, cosmetics, endodontics, and pediatrics. She is also Invisalign certified. Dr. Delva believes in providing comprehensive dental care tailored for each individual patient in order to help them achieve their goal and the smile they love. She believes that every patient should be treated with kindness, patience, and understanding, and being able to make a positive impact in each patient’s life is what motivates her in her work.
She has participated in various dental mission trips providing care to those in need in underserved areas in countries that include Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Jamaica. She is a member of the American Dental Society. She loves spending time with her family, cooking, and salsa dancing.
Dr. Futerman received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the State University of New York at Stonybrook where he was awarded a United States Naval Health Professions Scholarship. Dr. Futerman describes the highlights of his naval career as serving on the aircraft carrier CVN 69 USS Dwight D. Eisenhower during 9/11/2001 and working as an oral surgeon at the Naval Medical Center at Portsmouth.
Realizing the invaluable contribution of anesthesia to the success of dentistry, Dr. Futerman continued his education by completing a residency in Anesthesiology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. His fondest memory of his time in New York is meeting his future wife in the operating room, who was simultaneously completing her Obstetrics and Gynecology training at Mount Sinai.
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Dr. Futerman is a diplomate of both the American and the National Dental Boards of Anesthesiology (ADBA, NDBA). He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia (SAMBA), American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists (ASDA) and American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA). Dr. Futerman maintains certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
For more than 15 years, Dr. Futerman has volunteered at the Chesapeake Care Clinic as a dental surgeon in the Hampton Roads Dental Center. He has provided countless hours of diagnostic and therapeutic dental-surgical services as well as serving as a clinical instructor for dental students rotating from the VCU School of Dentistry.
For the last two years, Dr. Futerman and ASD have partnered with Dr. Biery and MountainView Dental to spread free smiles across the state of Virginia through the Dentistry from the Heart organization. Heading into its third year, the team hopes to provide 200 free smiles in one intense day of donating dentistry to those in need with limited access to care. Dr. Futerman continues to support Operation Smile, a worldwide charity for children with correctable facial deformities such as cleft palate.
As an Old Dominion University Alumnus, Dr. Futerman supports his alma mater by sponsoring the collegiate athletic program and attending events. Dr. Futerman remains grateful to the community of Hampton Roads for helping ASD grow from a one-provider location to a multiple-office, multi-specialty practice offering pain-free, worry-free dentistry from the Oceanfront to the Shenandoah Valley.
Dr. Schneider is a Chesapeake native who is happy to be back home and serving her community. As a firm believer in the importance of patient education, Dr. Schneider takes the time to listen to her patients' concerns and explains all treatment options thoroughly, ensuring they make informed decisions about their oral health. She believes that a strong doctor-patient relationship built on trust and open communication is crucial to achieving the best dental outcomes.
Dr. Schneider earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro before attending dental school at East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine. She is currently pursuing a fellowship through the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Schneider stays actively involved in the dental community and maintains memberships in leading professional organizations. By attending conferences and workshops and volunteering internationally, she remains at the forefront of advancements in dentistry, incorporating innovative techniques and technologies into her practice for optimal patient care.
Her genuine passion for dentistry, combined with her warm and caring demeanor, makes her the go-to dentist for patients of all ages seeking exceptional oral health care. When she's not creating healthy smiles, Dr. Schneider enjoys spending quality time with her family, exploring new hiking trails, and kayaking.