Specialized Dental Treatments

L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts in Washington, DC focuses on offering painless, advanced general dentistry. However, their dental team is highly skilled in many different areas and can provide restorative, cosmetic, and very specialized treatments too. They are an ideal family dentist and a one-stop shop for all of your dental care.

With more than 40 years of combined experience, Dr. Henry Konigsberg and Dr. Dennis Norkiewicz can offer their patients some remarkably beneficial treatments that include:

  • Sleep Apnea Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • TMJ/TMD Treatments
  • Emergency Care

Using only the most advanced technologies and equipment, each dentist and team member ensures you have healthy teeth and gums, and that your total dental health and well-being is nurtured. This is why they extend specialized services designed to address health issues directly related to certain dental conditions as well as emergency care in their dental office.

Sleep Apnea

Why struggle with unhealthy sleep, snoring, and a tired partner when we have several options for overcoming sleep apnea. Many patients do not realize that sleep apnea can be qualified as a dental condition, but it is! We offer our patients TAP and Somonmed products all designed to comfortably, safely, and effectively realign the jaws and prevent sleep apnea from occurring. At L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts, they create custom appliances for each patient, ensuring the most perfect fit while also eliminating some of the problems experienced with other products. Enjoy a better quality of life when you enjoy fully refreshing sleep, and allow us to customize a sleep apnea solution today.

Learn more about Sleep Apnea treatments.

Sedation Dentistry

Fear or anxiety over dental work is not a laughing matter. It is estimated that up to 10% of the public actually experiences true anxiety when they need to book a visit with a dentist. There is no need to forgo essential general dental carecosmetic dentistry, and restorative dentistry when a safe, effective, and easily used oral sedation available. Though you will require someone to accompany you to and from the office, and doing all of the driving for safety, you will also be so relaxed that you may even doze off during your treatment! Sedation dentistry is a wonderful way of ensuring optimal dental health, and the team at L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts are more than happy to discuss it with you if it helps you to get the care you need.

Learn more about Sedation Dentistry.


Did you know that the temporomandibular joint is one of the most flexible of the joints in the body? This is the joint that you find between your upper and lower jaws, and it has to open and close and move side to side in ways most joints are unable to manage. Thus, it is important that you do not experience and problems with this joint. However, millions of people do, and the condition is referred to as TMJ/TMD. TMD, though, can describe a long list of problems, and almost all of them can be treated effectively with the use of TMJ splints. L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts offers some of the most comfortable, customized TMJ splints available, and work with patients to assess their issues, create an optimal treatment plan and then make the devices necessary for overcoming the problem.

Learn more about TMJ / TMD.

Dental Emergencies

It can be very scary for you or a member of your family to suffer a dental emergency. Not only is it usually painful or uncomfortable, but not knowing where you can get help can make things seem worse. At L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts, however, you can get in touch with the office online or by phone whenever you have a dental emergency. Using the online form, you can start to resolve your dental emergency at any hour of the day or night. You can also call the office directly to let them know about the emergency. In most cases, they can have you in the office and out the door quickly.

The mission of L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts is to provide painless, advanced general dentistry. They are a family dental practice and their doctors have more than 40 years of combined experience. Our dentists, Dr. Henry Konigsberg and Dr. Dennis Norkiewicz, have dealt with every type of dental emergency – from a broken tooth to a painful abscess, and are eager to provide you with the care you need.

To consult with a dentists about specialized dental care for issues such as sleep apnea, TMJ/TMD, the need for sedation dentistry or emergency care, give L’Enfant Plaza Dental Arts a call at 202-488-8300 or use the online contact form and one of their friendly staff will be in touch with you shortly.

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