Dr. Jonathan Silverman attended the University of Maryland at College Park where he majored in Chemistry. He received his D.D.S. degree from the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1984.
He then began his pursuit of advanced dental education. He spent a full year in an Advanced General Dentistry Internship at the University of Maryland where he learned to treat more complex and advanced cases and handle more complicated dental situations.
Dr. Silverman has been in the private practice of dentistry since 1985. With more than 30 years of experience, he is uniquely qualified to handle your most challenging dental problems.
Dr. Silverman continually attends advanced education courses to maintain and expand his knowledge and ability. Staying on the leading edge of dentistry, his level of commitment to education far exceeds the requirements set fourth by the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners. A member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Dr. Silverman stays up to date with the most progressive technique and treatments in Cosmetic Dentistry.
Throughout the last 28 years Dr. Silverman has immersed himself in Dental Continuing Education. In 2003 he was recognized by the Academy of General Dentistry and awarded Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry. This represented over 500 hours of continuing education and passing of a challenging all day examination in all phases of General Dentistry. This honor is bestowed on only 130 dentists in the State of Maryland.
Dr. Silverman has continued his quest to bring only the finest care to his patients and in 2008 was awarded Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. This honor is bestowed on only 130 dentists in the State of Maryland and represents an additional 600 hours of Continuing Education over and above Fellowship for a total of 1100 hours of Continuing Education. For Mastership the Continuing Education hours must be in the form of at least 400 hours of participation courses spread over all 11 disciplines of General Dentistry. Only 5% of all dentists nationwide have achieved this award.
In addition the Academy of General Dentistry Accolades, Dr. Silverman has become a Fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists. This is an organization that represents dentists who place and restore dental implants throughout the world. He has in recent years focused his dental continuing education on dental implants and the significant challenges that they represent. He feels that dental implants represent a quantum leap in the treatment of missing teeth and wanted to be one of the first general dentists in the area to offer complete dental implant services to his patients.
- Master of the Academy of General Dentistry
- Fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists
- American Dental Association
- Maryland State Dental Association
- Member of the Maryland State Forensic Dental Committee
- Past President of the Maryland Academy of General Dentistry
- Former Chairman of the Maryland AGD Continuing Education Committee
- Baltimore County Dental Association
- Baltimore Academy of General Dentistry
- Owings Mills Study Club
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
On A Personal Note..
Dr. Silverman is an avid road bicyclist riding 5-6 days per week when the weather and the daylight permit. He likes long bicycle rides of 40 or more miles and frequently participates in bicycle rides for charitable causes.
He also enjoys skiing and tinkering with computers.