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2016-2017 Top Dentists of the Eastern Shore

Oct 24, 2016 01:34PM ● By Cate Reynolds

Endodontics

Dental specialty dealing with diseases of the tooth root, dental pulp, and surrounding tissues. Root canal procedures are commonly performed by endodontists in order to alleviate pain and to save the tooth.

Dr. J. Fredrick Heaton*

556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. B
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-1442
eastondentist.net


General Dentistry

A general dentist caters to a wide variety of dental health concerns for patients of all ages by preventing and/or treating both straightforward and complex conditions.

Dr. Scott H. Billings*

Eastern Shore Dental Care
22 Kent Towne Market
Chester, MD 21619
443-249-8881
easternshoredentalcare.com

Dr. Wade P. Dressler

Dental Choice
400 Dutchmans Lane
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-4310
dentalchoiceeaston.com

Dr. Alvan M. Holston, Jr.

5 Caulk Lane
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-4106

Dr. Ryan S. Maisel

Kent Island Dentistry
1231 Shopping Center Road
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-5100
kentislanddentistry.com

Dr. Christopher K. Murphy

Eastern Shore Dental Care
22 Kent Towne Market
Chester, MD 21619
443-249-8881
easternshoredentalcare.com


General Dentistry (Cosmetic)

This specialty concentrates on improving the appearance of a person’s teeth, mouth, and smile. This may involve restorative work, treatment of the gums, realignment of the bite, and creation of prostheses.

Dr. Alvan M. Holston, Jr.*

5 Caulk Lane
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-4106

Dr. Scott H. Billings

Eastern Shore Dental Care
22 Kent Towne Market
Chester, MD 21619
443-249-8881
easternshoredentalcare.com


Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

This specialty is concerned with diagnosis and study of the causes and effects of diseases of the mouth, jaws, and related structures, such as salivary glands, temporomandibular joints, facial muscles, and perioral skin (the skin around the mouth).

Dr. Horace K. Wood*

508 Cynwood Drive, Ste. C
Easton, MD 21601
410-770-3130
eastonoms.com

Dr. Harry Y. Canter, Jr.

Mid Shore Oral Surgery
556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. C
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-1183
midshoreoralsurgery.com

Dr. Cornelius J. Sullivan

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com


Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology

This specialty is concerned with performance and interpretation of diagnostic imaging used for examining the craniofacial, dental, and adjacent structures.

Dr. Cornelius J. Sullivan*

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com
Additional locations in Annapolis, Pasadena, and Waugh Chapel

Dr. Clifford S. Walzer*

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com
Additional locations in Annapolis, Pasadena, and Waugh Chapel


Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

This specialty deals with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of diseases, injuries, and defects of the teeth, mouth, and face. Procedures range from removal of wisdom teeth to surgical treatment of facial trauma.

Dr. Cornelius J. Sullivan*

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com
Additional locations in Annapolis, Pasadena, and Waugh Chapel

Dr. Harry Y. Canter, Jr.

Mid Shore Oral Surgery
556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. C
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-1183
midshoreoralsurgery.com

Dr. Borek L. Hlousek

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com

Dr. Clifford S. Walzer

Oral Surgery Specialists
101 St. Claire Place
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-9730
annapolisoss.com
Additional locations in Annapolis, Pasadena, and Waugh Chapel

Dr. Horace K. Wood

508 Cynwood Drive, Ste. C
Easton, MD 21601
410-770-3130
eastonoms.com


Orthodontics

This specialty deals with the diagnosis, prevention, and correction of improperly aligned teeth and abnormal jaw structures. Treatment can be for functional and/or aesthetic reasons.

Dr. Ora Reinheimer*

Philbin & Reinheimer Orthodontics
101 St. Claire Pl, Ste. 104
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-6636
marylandbraces.com
Additional location in Annapolis

Dr. John A. Benkovich, III

Benkovich Orthodontics
9 Chester Plaza
Chester, MD 21619
410-643-4499
drbenkovich.com

Dr. Erik Higginbottom

Higginbottom Orthodontics
556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. A
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-3626
higginbottomorthodontics.com

Dr. Kyle Higginbottom

Higginbottom Orthodontics
556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. A
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-3626
higginbottomorthodontics.com

Dr. Mark Higginbottom

Higginbottom Orthodontics
556 Cynwood Drive, Ste. A
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-3626
higginbottomorthodontics.com

Dr. Philip A. Philbin

Philbin & Reinheimer Orthodontics
101 St. Claire Pl, Ste. 104
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-6636
marylandbraces.com
Additional location in Annapolis

Dr. John W. Serino

538 Cynwood Drive, Ste. 1
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-9411
serinoortho.com


Pediatric Dentistry

This is an age-defined specialty that provides primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral health care for infants and children through adolescence.

Dr. Margaret C. McGrath*

Kent Island Pediatric Dentistry
160 Sallitt Drive, Ste. 106
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-604-2211
kipediatricdentistry.com

Dr. Erica M. Lewis-Mead

613 Dutchmans Lane
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-7575
eastonkidsdentist.com


Periodontics

This specialty deals with the tissue that supports and surrounds the teeth—including gums, jaw and roots. This effort often includes salvaging the teeth and jawbone from gum disease.

Dr. John V. Louis*

218 Bay Street
Easton, MD 21601
410-774-5582
periodontics-implants.com


Prosthodontics

This specialty centers on the function, comfort, and health of patients with missing or deficient teeth caused by congenital disorders and those caused by trauma or decay. Treatment may involve the creation of dentures, crowns, and/or dental implants.

Dr. John P. Davliakos*

Annapolis Prosthodontic Associates
200 Westgate Circle, Ste. 106
Annapolis, MD 21401
410-268-7100
apadentistry.net

Dr. Ryan S. Maisel

Kent Island Dentistry
1231 Shopping Center Road
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-5100
kentislanddentistry.com

Dr. Eugene R. McNinch

Kent Island Dentistry
1231 Shopping Center Road
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-5100
kentislanddentistry.com

* Denotes top vote-getter in each category. Additional Top Dentists are listed in alphabetical order.