Dr. Martin Elson, DDS

Dr. Martin Elson, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Martin Elson, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Cranston, RI and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Northwestern University / Dental School in 1987 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

1265 Reservoir Ave

Cranston, RI 02920

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • MetLife

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Elson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Elson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elson "Dr. Martin Elson has been setting the standards for high quality oral and maxillofacial care since 1993. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He continued there to begin his graduate schooling and went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Northwestern University School of Dentistry. He also completed a General Practice Residency and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Facial Trauma Fellowship training at the University of Maryland.A published author and public speaker, Dr. Elson continuously strives to stay up-to-date of the latest advancements in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and maintains memberships with numerous prestigious organizations, including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Dental Association, the Rhode Island State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the Rhode Island Dental Society and the Cranston Dental Society.In addition to his private practice, Dr. Elson serves as a Clinical Instructor in Surgery at Brown University School of Medicine in Providence, Rhode Island and as a CCRI Instructor in the Department of Hygiene in Lincoln, Rhode Island. During his leisure time, Dr. Elson enjoys boating and fishing."
Read Less

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elson "We provide a full range of services to treat problems related to the teeth, mouth and face, including: (Wisdom Teeth Removal, Oral Surgery and Dental Implants)"

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

14  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay

18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Fairleigh Dickinson University / School Of Dentistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Northwestern University / Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Maryland Med System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Maryland Medical System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Elson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Elson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Elson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Elson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Elson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elson to family and friends
32 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Elson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Elson and his staff were phenomenal. They put me at ease and were all so helpful and caring. I would recommend Dr. Elson to all my friends and family.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I just had a tooth pulled. Dr.Elson jokes and talks to you so by the time he pulled the tooth, I didn't feel it. I was petrified to have it pulled. He was wonderful. It was painless. The staff and nurses were the greatest. Hard to believe that a dentist was a bearable experience. Only wish I had my...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I am a very nervous dental phobe. The staff always makes me feel that I am with family. Dr Elson is very professional and kind. I had as pleasant of an experience as can be had at an oral surgeon. They take time to make you feel like you are there only patient. I would recommend them to friends and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Elson
Are you Dr. Elson?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!