Dr. David A. Mugford
Periodontist in Crofton, MD
David Mugford, DMD earned his Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry from the University of Pennsylvania Dental School School in 1989 and he received his Specialty Certificate in Periodontics and Dental Implants at the Medical College of Virginia in 1991. Dr. Mugford has been in practice for 27 years, and he has practiced in the Annapolis area for the past 22 years.
Throughout his years in practice, Dr. Mugford has been committed to advancing his skills and knowledge through continuing education. He has trained directly with the most prominent Clinicians and Institutions including: The L.D. Pankey Institute, The Dawson Academy, The Spear Institute, The Pikos Institute, The Chao Pinhole Academy, The Interdisciplinary Dental Education Academy, and Dr. Pat Allen's Center for Advanced Dental Education. In addition, Dr. Mugford has received advanced training in techniques including: Wilkodontics – Accelerated Orthodontics, Microsurgical and Plastic Surgical Techniques, Pinhole Grafting, All-on-Four Immediate Tooth Replacement, Laser Therapy for Periodontics, and LANAP.
Dr. Mugford has lectured for Dental Groups and Implant Companies on topics such as: Comprehensive Dental Treatment, Implant Therapy in the Esthetic Zone, Periodontal Plastic Surgery, and Treatment for Gum Recession.
Dr. Mugford is the Director of the Triple Crown Study Club (an affiliate of the nationally renowned Seattle Study Club network). It is a group of local dentists who are committed to providing quality, comprehensive treatment options for their patients. This group meets monthly at the Mugford Education Center to discuss clinical cases, new techniques and technologies. In addition, Dr. Mugford hosts internationally acclaimed speakers to provide unparalleled opportunities for his members to learn directly from these experts. This promotes individual excellence and fosters a strong dental community to benefit patients.
Under the Leadership of Dr. Mugford, a team of Dentists from the Triple Crown Study Club presented and competed in the Seattle Study Club's International Symposium and won the World Team Treatment Planning Competition in 2014.
Dr. Mugford lives in Annapolis with his wife Jody. He has three grown children. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, skiing, boating, tennis, reading and flying airplanes.