Advanced Dental Care of Sarasota
3920 Bee Ridge Road, Building E, Suite C, Sarasota, FL 34233

General Dentists in Sarasota

Keeping your teeth and gums healthy ensures that your smile stays bright and beautiful. Taking good care of your teeth at home is important. However, to be certain that your dental health is the best it can be, you need to visit a general or family dentist.

The Definition of a General Dentist

A general dentist is a dental professional who specializes in managing overall dental health for individuals and family members of all ages. General dentists provide many different services to maintain the health of their patients’ teeth and gums. Many general dentists treat patients and their families, and serve as their primary point of contact for dental health issues.

How Do General Family Dentistry Services Maintain Dental Health?

A general dentist maintains dental health through diagnosing, treating, and preventing diseases of the teeth and gums. Your dentist’s job includes performing exams and professional cleanings, filling cavities, preventing and treating infections and diseases, helping you manage your home care routine and managing emergency dental problems, such as toothaches and injuries. When you have any type of dental need, your dentist is there to help.

Our Full Range of General Dentistry Services

We offer a range of general dentistry services to meet the many needs of our patients. Our available services are outlined below.

  • Bad Breath Treatment
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Reconstruction
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures
  • Fillings and Restorations
  • Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Softline Dentures
  • Tooth Extractions

How Often Should You Schedule a Dental Checkup?

If you have good dental health and oral hygiene habits, you should schedule a general dental office appointment every six months. People with chronic illnesses or ongoing dental problems may need to schedule more frequent visits.

How Much Will I Pay for My Dental Visit?

Each patient’s treatment needs are unique, so the cost of a dental visit varies widely. Call us for more detailed information about office visit fees and treatment costs.

Can You Help Me Find a General Dentist Near Me?

We’ll be happy to connect you with a skilled, affordable dental professional in your area. Call our office to set up your first appointment.

How Long Will My Dentist General Practice Visit Last?

If you’re just having a checkup, you should be finished within an hour. If complex treatments or procedures are needed, it will probably take longer. Contact our office for more specific information about your appointment.

Be Prepared for Your Appointment

To help ensure that your appointment goes smoothly, arrive on time, bring your insurance information, and be prepared to provide a brief medical history and a list of over-the-counter and prescription medications that you are currently taking. If you are experiencing dental anxiety or panic symptoms before or during your visit, please inform us so that we can do everything possible to make your visit less stressful.

What Will Happen If I Don’t See the Dentist?

Without regular checkups, early signs of tooth decay and gum disease may escape your notice. By the time you develop painful symptoms, it will cost more and require more invasive treatments to resolve the problem. Save money on dental procedures, restorations and more by seeing your dentist regularly. Call our office today to schedule your appointment, and let us help you keep your smile at its best.

Bad Breath Treatment

Causes of bad breath include the breakdown of food particles in your mouth, bacteria buildup, mouth dryness and tooth decay. In Sarasota, your dentist will work with you to help identify the underlying causes of chronic bad breath and prevent […]

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Dental Bridges

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, our doctors in Sarasota may be able to restore your smile using a dental bridge. Bridges are composed of a replacement tooth or teeth supported on either side by a […]

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Dental Implants

An estimated three million Americans have dental implants, and another 500,000 more get an implant every year, according to the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. If you have lost a tooth due to cavities, gum disease, or a dental accident, […]

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Dental Reconstruction

As part of a carefully planned combination of general, cosmetic and orthodontic dentistry, dental reconstruction is a comprehensive treatment approach for patients with mild to chronic pain from severe dental problems, such as tooth loss, facial muscle distortion, gum disease […]

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Dental Sealants

Dental sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities. The treatment entails applying a thin, safe plastic coating to the molars, which are the most commonly used teeth for chewing, protecting them from plaque and acids. The process of applying […]

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Dentures

At our dental practice, we offer dental care for the entire family. When it comes to getting dentures, we offer partial and full dentures, among other options, to replace gaps in your teeth and to provide you with a beautiful […]

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Fillings and Restorations

Our dentists in Sarasota offer dental fillings to treat cavities. Dental fillings can also be also used to repair cracked or broken teeth. Ask about tooth-colored fillings that make your mouth look more natural and attractive.

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Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment

Gum disease treatment in Sarasota is diagnosed to prevent and treat a variety of diseases affecting the gums. Also known as gum disease, periodontal disease involves bacterial growth (a colorless film called “plaque”) that gradually destroys the tissue surrounding the […]

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Oral Hygiene

At times, it can seem like life can get in the way of giving your teeth the care and attention they need. At our dental office, we know that everyone would like to have healthy teeth and gums. However, not […]

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Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save […]

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Softline Dentures

Soft-lined dentures help our Sarasota patients achieve a new level of comfort. They also help improve the health of your gum tissue by absorbing pressure caused by chewing. With the same great benefits of standard hard-lined dentures, soft-lined dentures have […]

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Tooth Extractions

Unfortunately, teeth can become diseased, damaged or injured over time, and in some cases, may need to be removed (extracted). If this should happen to you, one of our highly experienced dentists in Sarasota will make the tooth extraction experience […]

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Patient Reviews
Friendly, competent staff.
Cheryl G.
Respectful comprehensive care
Kimberely R.
All the staff members are very polite and make you feel at home.
Judith N.
Friendly, compassionate, professional care
Susan M.
That team was so awesome. Gia went way out of her way to satisfying us as new patients. Made us over joyed with happiness.we will defiantly be back great team.
Ed C.
Excellent office and Dr Miller is interested in patient and results. Expected a crown and he did a less expensive and better treatment
Steve B.
Great over all service.
Robert K.
I love coming here! The dental hygienist is so gentle and always makes me feel comfortable. The women dentist is so friendly and always gives me great tips for keeping my teeth healthy. Everyone is […]
Bridget M.
Friendly, gentle staff.
Jean T.
Great dental care. Mistie, Yuli, Dr Levitt, are all great and I trust them completely and recommend them highly.
Laura T.
Great office
Daniel K.
The entire staff are great, friendly and very helpful. The easiest dentist I’ve ever been to.
Johnny C.
Great people. Actually enjoy going to the dentist! Everybody does an excellent job, from the reception desk to the dental techs to the Doctor to the billing staff. Glad I code Advanced Dental.
Robert G.
Very pleased. Dental Hygienist Misty was so competent, patient, and informative. From what I have experienced so far, I would highly recommend this office.
Carolyn L.
Excellent staff, early appointments and I didn’t have to wait forever (like the last dentist I went to) to get appointments.
Jean T.
I love dr. Levitts he is an excellent dentist and I love all the team members I feel very comfortable there and myself and my family will continue to go there for our Dental Care
Donna P.
Each and every staff member was friendly and professional. I will be back for all of my dental needs as I am new in town.
Gina G.
Very knowledgable and friendly staff here. Willing to help any way they can
Anthony S.
A fine dental outfit with skilled, happy peeps and great personalities
Rod K.
Had some tooth pain. Got a next day appt. Needed to replace an old filling. Resolved problem same day. Friendly, competent staff. Dr. Miller replacing Dr. Leavitt. Very good guy. Highly professional […]
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Mon. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (941) 306-1818
Fax: (941) 924-4716
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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