Washingtonian magazine cover and page highlighting Dr. Puterman

Leading DC Periodontist

Since 2011, peer-nominated Washingtonian magazine has consistently highlighted Dr. Puterman as one of Washington, DC’s top periodontists.

Recognized Leader

Dr. Israel Puterman’s nationally regarded expertise in periodontics and implant dentistry offers patients a compassionate approach with superior clinical results.


As one of the premier specialty dental practices in country, we ensure every patient experiences personalized, V.I.P. care.

The Difference a Smile Makes

Specialized Services

Advanced technology in a state-of-the-art facility enables the highly skilled hands of Dr. Puterman to deliver faster, easier and more effective treatment.

In Their Own Words

“Terrific periodontal care with special attention to implants and a sense of humor to boot! I appreciate the first rate service from Dr. P!”


“Dr. Puterman was so supportive. He is caring and funny. What a great guy!”

Ruthann C.

Can I give him a sixth star? Dr Puterman and his staff are the most professional, caring and thorough in supporting the needs of patients than any that I have ever encountered in any medical specialty.

Ron L.

Dr. Puterman is the only periodontist who kept looking long enough for the root cause of my gum issues to identify the real problem... and develop a course of action that might actually help.


Helping Colleagues

In high demand as a specialist, Dr. Puterman is known by his colleagues as one of the premier periodontists throughout the greater Washington, DC area.

Contact Us

We look forward to hearing from you. Please call our office at 301-652-0939 or click below to request an appointment online.