Award Winning Dentists


Dr.Sumesh Potluri

Diplomate, American board of Endodontics
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Maryland @ Baltimore

Dr. Sumesh Potluri graduated Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio where he received his DMD. Dr. Potluri received his Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) and certificate in Endodontics from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. He is a member of the ADA, AAE and the ABE.

Dr. Potluri is Board Certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics which represents Dr. Potluri's ongoing dedication to possessing the highest level of clinical skill and updated scientific knowledge to provide the best possible evidence-based care to his patients. Becoming Board Certified is a 3-part examination process: written examination, case presentation and an oral examination process. Less than 25% of practicing endodontists successfully complete the process and obtain the level of Board Certification which represents the pinnacle in educational and clinical capabilities in the specialty of Endodontics. Board Certification is not only about having the skill and knowledge to pass the exams at the time of certification, but it is a commitment to the specialty and to patients to stay on top of the advancements in endodontics. For more information about Board Certification, please visit the American Board of Endodontics.

Dr. Potluri is a recipient of AAE/Dentsply award for his research presentation and best of the show award for poster research presentation at Ohio Dental Association (ODA) in 2008. He employs Endodontics as a passion and indulges his soul and enjoys every moment of it. Dr. Potluri stays committed to cater excellent clinical care and patient management.

In 2013, Dr. Potluri also accepted a position as Clinical Assistant Professor in Department of Endodontics at University of Maryland at Baltimore.

In addition, Dr.Potluri has been awarded Top Endodontist by Washingtonian Magazine in 2015 and 2017. Dr.Potluri has also been recognized as one of the America's Top Dentist since 2014 by the Consumer Research Counsil.

Dr. Tontesh Tawady DDS

Dr. Tontesh Tawady graduated from The University of
Maryland Baltimore County ...

Dr. Tontesh Tawady graduated from The University of Maryland Baltimore County with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He received his dental degree from the University of Maryland, School of Dentistry in 2012 and completed a general practice residency at the Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center. In 2016, Dr. Tawady completed a three-year endodontic residency at the University of Maryland Post-Graduate Endodontics Program with a masters degree.

While at the University of Maryland, he pursued research in endodontic healing and its relationship to Diabetes, and was awarded an American Association of Endodontics (AAE) grant. This research led to a top resident award at the 2015 AAE National Conference. Dr. Tawady was also awarded the Tony Ponti Memorial Scholarship, which is given to the resident who demonstrated consistent excellence in the field of clinical endodontics. He is a member of the American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Society.