Meet The Doctor

Meet Our Burtonsville Pediatric Dentist

Our dentist, Dr. Latavias Ellington, knows finding a practitioner parents can trust with their children's oral health is a huge relief. Dr. Ellington provides specialized pediatric dental care and has the experience and skills necessary to serve the specific treatment requirements of children. Your kid's comfort will always be our dentist's top priority. Whether they're receiving a routine cleaning or you have a child with special needs and complex care requirements, Dr. Ellington offers effective treatments with a gentle touch and looks forward to providing your child with the dental health care they need!

Keep reading to learn more about our trusted dentist.

Dr. Latavias Ellington, DDS

Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Ellington is a board certified pediatric dentist who earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Howard University School of Dentistry and completed a General Practice Residency at Bronx Jacobi Medical Center. He further specialized in pediatric dentistry with a residency at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale Florida. Where he gained valuable experience in dental trauma, oral sedation, and hospital dentistry, as well as working with a craniofacial team focusing on cleft lip and palate.

Throughout his career, Dr. Ellington has held various associate dentist positions, developing a strong background in pediatric and general dentistry. He has also participated in several externships and mini-residencies, honing his skills in pediatric dentistry and emergency dental procedures.

Dr. Ellington is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the American Association of Pediatric Dentists (AAPD), and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD). He is deeply committed to giving back to the community and has volunteered his dental expertise in the Dominican Republic and Jamaica, providing essential care to those in need.

Our patients can look forward to receiving exceptional care from this skilled and compassionate pediatric dental professional.



Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a board certified Pediatric Dentist, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.

I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.