Dr. Kathryn Mutzig loves meeting new people, sharing stories and learning about their lives. As a periodontist, she is most passionate about connecting with patients who have dental-related anxiety or fear. Making time to foster trust, acting with gentle and genuine compassion, and showing that she cares about the individual helps ease her patients’ worries. This allows them to receive the treatment needed to treat their periodontal disease, so they are able to regain oral health and the confidence to smile!
Dr. Mutzig is a 1979 graduate of the Ohio State University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science and Certificate in Dental Hygiene. She obtained her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) at the University of Pennsylvania in 1988, and her Certificate in Periodontics at the University of Maryland in 1990.
A lifelong learner, Dr. Mutzig regularly participates in continuing education. This keeps her up-to-date on the newest technology and peer-reviewed studies, along with FDA-approved techniques for treatments and medications.
Dr. Mutzig is member of the Seattle Study Club and the:
- American Academy of Periodontology
- Maryland Association of Periodontics
- American Dental Association
- Maryland State Dental Association
- Baltimore County Dental Association