What does a periodontist do?
Your First visit
Your first visit will be 30 minutes or less. In this time we will review your dental and medical history, complete a full examination of your teeth and gums and then propose a treatment plan to suit your needs.
What you need to bring
Our Silver Spring, MD office is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 7am until 3pm. Our Bowie, MD office is open on Wednesday from 7am to 3pm. We will schedule your appointments as quickly as possible. If you have an emergency situation, every possible effort will be made to see you that day. Please call us at 301-681-4812 to book your appointment today!
What will it cost?
Cost varies depending on the severity of your condition and the treatment we use. We are dedicated to making oral health affordable for everyone and have payment plans to suit different budgets.
How can I pay?
If you have insurance, we will help you to find the coverage you have available. Sit back and relax, we will handle the insurance filing and questions on your behalf!
We provide both active and retired military service members in the DC metropolitan area with unparalleled periodontic care. With eleven years in the U.S. army, Dr. Gayton has the experience to treat military patients effectively.