Dr. John V. Louis opened Centers for Specialized Dentistry in Easton in 1995 following graduation from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1994. As the first full-time periodontist (specialist in diseases and cosmetic surgery of the gums) in the Easton area, Dr. Louis has helped to fill a void in local dental healthcare.
Dr. Louis comes to work every day to fulfil his motto of doing and caring more than is expected, maintaining the highest standards, paying careful attention to the smallest detail, and providing excellence and compassion. He and his team strive to make are all patients’ experiences are as comfortable and stress-free as possible.
Education and Experience
Dr. Louis was introduced to dentistry early on, as his father is a dentist and has been practicing dentistry for more than 60 years. He began his undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University in 1984 and completed his studies with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1988, after which he pursued graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Louis graduated with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 1992 and commenced intensive specialty training in the field of periodontics. He completed his studies in 1994 with certification in periodontics.
Commitment to Excellence
Since his arrival in Easton 27 years ago, Dr. Louis has established a state-of-the-art facility to service the needs of patients needing gum surgery and dental implants at 218 Bay Street, Easton, Maryland. He has been named Top Dentist from 2008 to 2018 and was voted What’s up Eastern Shore Top Doc for 2017-2018.
Dr. Louis is an active member of many dental associations, which include the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, the Maryland State Dental Association, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and the Eastern Shore Dental Society. Through these affiliations, he continues his education and gains knowledge and understanding of the best dental techniques for his patients’ dental care.
Dr. Louis has lectured nationally and internationally on the subjects of periodontics and dental Implants. He also has co-authored an article on periodontal plastic surgery.
Outside the Office
Dr. Louis and his wife Michelle have been married for 28 years. They have three children: John Vincent, Ginger, and Ava. When he is not at the practice, Dr. Louis enjoys being home with his wife and family. For him, nothing is better than walking the dogs and working on their horse rescue farm, Halo's Haven Rescue.