|John Taylor, DDS '77|
Dr. Taylor earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland College Park in 1973 and his DDS from UMSOD in 1977. He has been in private practice in Baltimore since 1979, primarily serving special needs, geriatric, institutional and homebound patients at his dental office and through Mobile Dental Services of Baltimore.
In addition, Dr. Taylor has served as dental director of pediatric dentistry at Johns Hopkins Hospital and instructor in the division of dentistry and oral surgery at the Johns Hopkins Medical School. Currently, he volunteers as a Dean’s Faculty member in the Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences at UMSOD.
Dr. Taylor has served the community through the St. Francis Neighborhood Center since 1968. From 1972 until 1995, he was dental director for the neighborhood center and remains dental director of the St. Francis Mobile Dental Service. In addition, Dr. Taylor is a member of the American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, American Society for Geriatric Dentistry, Academy of Dentistry for Persons with Disabilities, American Association of Hospital Dentists and the Baltimore City Dental Society.