Welcome! Since 1972, Dr. John Taylor through St. Francis Dental has been working to provide the best dental care for patients in the Baltimore Metropolitan area. Dr. Taylor’s unique experience in dentistry is coupled with genuine concern for his patients. All our staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well. Our goal is to keep your teeth healthy and your smile bright.

This web site provides you with an overview of our practice and the field of dentistry. As you navigate the site, you’ll find information about Dr. Taylor's practice philosophy, our 1023 North Charles Street office location in the historic Mount Vernon area of Baltimore, the Mobile Dental Service (check the link on your left), insurance policies, and appointment scheduling procedures. Please browse the site at your convenience and feel free to contact us with any questions. You can also request an appointment by clicking here.

As a faculty member of both the Johns Hopkins Medical School and the University of Maryland Dental School, Dr. Taylor is one of the nations most knowledgeable and experienced dentists in the care of special needs patients with a multitude of disabilities. The American Dental Association has presented Dr. Taylor with awards for Geriactric Dentistry and Access to Care. Our special care patients include frail homebound elderly and our seniors living in nursing homes. Also welcomed here are patients that other dentists have refused to see because they suffer with dementia, alzheimer's, autism, intellectual disabilities, behavioral problems, cancer, heart disease, stroke, diabetes, breathing disorders, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, and a full gambit of developmental disabilities.

You’ll find a lot of valuable information on the web site about dental problems, diagnoses and treatments. We believe informed patients are better prepared to make decisions about their health and well being. We encourage you to review this information to help you understand any health concerns you may face.