Dr. John S. Markel, DDS - Practicing Since 1978

With over 40 years of experience in the dental field, Dr. Markel enjoys people and what he does to help them! Educated at the University of Maryland Dental School, and having practiced in Towson and now Millersville, Maryland, Dr. Markel is a dentist people trust.

He takes time to listen to you and find out what YOUR needs and concerns are and then explain the options. You are not a number or part of an assembly line at Dr. Markel's.

(And Dr. Markel hates pain, too!)

During this COVID virus situation, we are taking all the recommended CDC and State Dental Association measures to keep you (and all of us here) safe.


General Dental Care

Your entire family is welcome at our office. We provide general dental services including children's dentistry, extractions, root canals, preventative care, braces, Invisalign, teeth whitening and more, so you can have the best smile! While we work with all dental insurance companies and will file your claims for you, we are participating members of Cigna and CareFirst.

One-Stop Dental Shop

We do most procedures right here in the office. Whether you need a tooth removed, a root canal, crowns (caps), the amazing new flexible partials, cosmetic veneers, Zoom bleaching, Invisalign or traditional orthodontics, there is usually no need to go out of the office.
Call us for a FREE consultation.

We do not use any metals or mercury fillings in our office.
All materials we use are biocompatible.

We want you to look great. After all, you're our patient!



Regular Schedule

Office Hours

  • Monday - 10 am to 2 pm
    Tuesday - 10 am to 5 pm
    Wednesday - 10 am to 2 pm
    Thursday - 10 am to 7 pm

    Other days - Call the office anytime if you have a dental emergency.

  January 2023  
Contact Information

John S. Markel, DDS, LLC