Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, DMD

Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, DMD

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Dr. Ghulam Murtaza, DMD is an endodontics practitioner in Ellicott City, MD. He practices endodontics.Read his story

6021 University Blvd Ste 170

Ellicott City, MD 21043

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careington International
  • Cigna
  • Connection Dental
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
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Dr. Murtaza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Murtaza "Dr Murtaza received his dental degree with Honors from The University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. As a dental student, Dr Murtaza, Columbia root canal dentist, received the Award for Excellence in the Predoctoral Endodontic Program in 2004; he then completed his specialty residency training in endodontics at The University of Maryland, Dental School in 2006. During his endodontics residency, Dr Ghulam Murtaza presented his research involving the Microbiology of Endodontic Infections at the American Association of Endodontists conference. Dr Murtaza is a member of the Omega Kappa Upsilon dental honorary society and has extensive experience in performing endodontic microsurgical procedures. Dr Murtaza has been a practicing endodontist for over 10 years and is licensed in both Maryland and Washington, DC. He continues to pursue the latest advances in endodontics by actively participating in continuing education courses and attending local and national meetings. Dr Murtaza is an avid soccer fan and enjoys spending time outdoors with his family."


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Practice Areas

  • Endodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cracked Tooth


  • Apicoectomy
  • Endodontic Retreatment
  • Endodontic Surgery
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Molar Endodontics
  • Root Canal

Background Check

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  • University Of Pennsylvania / School Of Dental Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Maryland / Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
    Other Education | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Swahili

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Dr. Murtaza's Reviews

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based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Murtaza's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Elkridge, MD |
Had a root canal done today by Dr Murtaza and the experience was exceptional. They explained everything to me and were sensitive to my concerns. The office staff is highly professional yet friendly and the entire environment is inviting. I'm very happy my Dentist recommended this practice. Thank...more
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in Washington, DC |
I poured over dozens and dozens of doctors and reviews before I chose Dr. Murtaza to get two root canals. I had never had any and was extremely anxious about getting one..much less two. Dr. Murtaza's staff was the friendliest and most professional staff I have ever seen! They take the time by...more
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in Columbia, MD |
I had to get an emergency root canal over 2 visits due to an infection/abscess. Dr. Murtaza, his assistant, Erica, and the staff were fantastic. The initial shot of numbing medication does hurt some (I was told it would so there was no surprise), but the pain is brief and beyond that you are very...more
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in Ellicott City, MD |
Dr. Murtaza is very professional, considerate, and kind. He explained each step in the diagnostic procedure and made my visit as comfortable as possible. His staff members are polite, caring, and professional. I got an appointment faster than I'd expected and didn't have to wait long to be seen.
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Dr. Murtaza accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
    Dental Maintenance Organization DMO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Regional Preferred Dental PPO
    Regional Traditional Dental
  • Careington International
  • Cigna
  • Connection Dental
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Tricare
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO
    National Fee-for-Service
  • UnitedHealthCare

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