Being Just OK is Not Ok!

A really popular commercial out there is the Doctor that comes into a patient’s room and announces he was just reinstated… So, You nervous? Yah, me too…. We’ll figure it out … see ya in there! There is probably in 2020 more variability in the quality of dental care than you would imagine. Young, inexperienced […]

A smile is one of the most important social assets

A smile is one of the most important social assets and is often the first thing that a person sees and the last thing they remember about you. We love seeing patients who have considered DIY clear braces online by companies such as “Smile Direct Club”. We have a better INVISALIGN product at the same […]


In January of 2019 researchers published a paper establishing a link between a common mouth bacteria associated with periodontal disease and Alzheimers’ dementia. The researchers noted the evidence that P. Gingivalis was found present in brains of Alzheimer’s patients and that it was formerly considered a specific oral pathogen. The bacteria excretes a toxin known […]

Healthy Lifestyles For Healthy Lifesmiles

Timonium dentist teeth whitening

Dental health and a brilliant smile depend on more than simply brushing regularly. In this post from Dr. Steven W. Haywood in Timonium, we present a quick refresher on important lifestyle practices that affect oral health. You are probably familiar with most of these recommendations, but it helps to get a reminder once in a […]

Is Perfect Possible?

cosmetic dentistry

Are you thinking about a cosmetic dentistry smile makeover? Are you skeptical of promises of a “celebrity” or “perfect” smile? Let’s discuss the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures from Dr. Steven W. Haywood in Timonium, and the results that can be expected. Porcelain Veneers The application of porcelain veneers can remedy numerous aesthetic  issues and […]

Our Standard Of Excellence

At Dr. Steven W. Haywood in Timonium, we are dedicated to the dental health of each one of our patients. We want everyone who settles into one of our chairs to have a good experience. More important, we want our work to result in healthy teeth and gums that last a lifetime. That is our […]

Orthodontic Options

Timonium Invisible Braces

Clear braces are here to stay! Clear braces from Dr. Steven W. Haywood in Timonium bring your teeth into proper alignment but make orthodontic treatment less conspicuous than metal braces. When the treatment is finished you are left with a beautiful new smile. The proper name for clear braces is “aligners.” They look a lot […]