Keyla Torres DDS
In practice for more than a decade, Dr. Keyla Torres is a Board Certified Periodontist with advanced training in Implant dentistry constantly seeking the most effective treatments for her patients.
After graduating from University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus and obtaining her Doctor Degree in Dental Medicine, Dr. Torres attended University of Maryland School of Dentistry to complete her post-doctoral training in periodontics and dental implants. Her professional passion for comprehensive periodontal therapy is demonstrated in her ongoing continuing education in these specializations. Dr. Torres became certified to perform the innovative LANAP Laser treatment in 2017, motivated by the procedure’s impressive results. Also a certified provider of the Chao Pinhole Technique, for receding gums, Dr. Torres is pleased to give patients minimally invasive, yet highly effective results for periodontal surgery.
Dr. Torres has placed hundreds of dental implants, working closely with general dentists to ensure patients get the smile of their dreams. Committed to helping those in need, she is extremely proud of her service on several medical missions in Puerto Rico and other parts of the U.S. A native Spanish speaker herself, Dr. Torres is happy to offer bilingual care.
Currently, she is an Assistant Clinical Professor and a member of the Dean’s Faculty at the University of Maryland, Graduate Periodontics Department, training the next generation of doctors in Periodontics and Implants. Renowned for her caring chairside manner and attention to detail, she is also a frequent lecturer at dental hygiene study clubs in the area. Dr. Torres enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.