Dr. Leybovich grew up in Brooklyn, NY and attended Touro College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors in Science in Biology. He completed his dental training at the University of Maryland Dental School. Dr. Leybovich was involved in reinstituting the Periodontology Clerkship at the dental school and was selected to the Gorgas Odontological Honor Society. He completed his Periodontal and Implant residency training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH.
During Dr. Leybovich’s residency, he was selected as a student ambassador to the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation. In his final year of training he was selected as Chief Resident, where he placed specific focus on providing periodontal treatment as part of one’s comprehensive treatment plan. Dr. Leybovich emphasized treating the individual as a whole and not simply fixing isolated periodontal problems. In addition to a noteworthy residency, Dr. Leybovich’s research has been published in The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry.
Dr. Leybovich is able to provide all the various periodontal surgical treatment modalities including: periodontal resective pocket elimination surgery, crown lengthening, regenerative surgery (with and without the use of biologics), and periodontal plastic surgery. He is trained in all aspects of implant therapy including atraumatic extractions, implant placement, ridge augmentation, and sinus grafting (external and internal).Due to the increased popularity of dental implants throughout the dental profession , Dr. Leybovich has also received extensive experience in treating peri-implantitis (the implant form of periodontitis) . In conjunction with an orthodontist, he is certified in providing Periodontally Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics™, whereby orthodontic treatment can be completed two to three times faster than usual. Dr. Leybovich is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration, the American Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.
Dr. Leybovich has been married to his lovely wife Lisa since 2005 and they have seven wonderful children. He enjoys spending time with his family and is a very big sports fan. His wife is an echocardiographer who has previously held positions at St. Agnes Hospital in Catonsville, MD and Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. Their family currently resides in Pikesville, MD where they are active members of the community. Recently, Dr. Leybovich has started biking for the charitable organization Bike4Chai, and has raised thousands of dollars towards helping children battling cancer.