Your Periodontists

The Periodontists of the centers bring wide and deep expertise and lengthy experience to your care.

Doctors Caton, Blieden and Romano are board certified by the American Board of Periodontology and Diplomates of the Board. Each pursues his own speciality. All teach in dental education programs at local institutions and participate at the national level. That means that any periodontal issue you encounter will receive experienced and state of the art treatment in their hands.

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Dr. Jack Caton, periodontist

Dr. Jack Caton

"I've been a periodontist for more than 25 years and have been continually dedicated to the advancement of this important dental specialty. This dedication has helped me provide excellent care for my patients."

Dr. Caton has served as President of the American Academy of Periodontology, and currently serves as Division Chief of the Department of Dentistry, University of Rochester.

Dr. Tim Blieden, periodontist

Dr. Timothy M. Blieden

"My patients tell me they appreciate the way I can take a complex situation concerning their periodontal health and explain it in a way that's easy to understand."

Dr. Blieden specializes in immunology and has served on the national American Academy of Periodontology regarding research and teaches in the Advanced Training Program in the Eastman Dental Center.

Dr. Paul Romano, periodontist

Dr. Paul Romano

"I've seen how patience, reassurance and gentle care can make your periodontal care experience a very positive one. I want you to feel confident about the quality of care you'll receive. That's why I like to spend plenty of time talking with you."

Dr. Romano has published research papers on bone biology. He teaches implant dentistry at Eastman Institute of Oral Health