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Dr. Arauz received his first dental degree (Doctor in Dental Surgery, D.D.S.) from the University of Panama in Panama City, Panama in 1997 and then his second dental degree (Doctor in Dental Medicine, D.M.D.) from Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio in 2004. He completed his specialty degree in Periodontology at the University of Rochester's world-renowned Eastman Dental Center in New York in 2002, and completed a two-year residency in advanced education in general dentistry (AEGD) and general practice residency (GPR) as well. While at Case Western Reserve University, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics and he taught to residents and dental students for five years. He was also Clinic Director of the residency in Periodontics, and directed courses in Implantology, Sedation, and Surgical Periodontics. Additionally, Dr. Arauz was a staff periodontist and consultant in periodontology and dental implants at the Department of Dentistry of the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic, and practiced periodontics and dental implantology in private offices located in Westlake, Lyndhurst and Mentor, Ohio. Dr. Arauz has been in practice in this area since December 2007. And, moving to the beautiful Eastern Carolina area has been a "dream come true" for him and his family. Dr. Arauz is a Board Certified periodontist, Diplomate of The American Board of Periodontology, and an active member of theAmerican Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration and the American Board of Periodontology. The dental practice of Dr. Jose Arauz is limited to Periodontics, Dental Implants, and Oral Medicine. He is fluent and proficient in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
We are committed to providing you with excellent periodontal and implant care in a caring, safe, and comfortable environment. Dr. Arauz and his professional staff are trained and focused on effectively listening to help each patient articulate and obtain their desired results.
We strongly recognize and advocate the role of other dentists and specialists in your treatment and fully endorse the "team approach" to allow each professional to contribute his or her expertise for your maximum benefit.
While we take great pride in our services and achievements, you should know that our greatest accomplishment is creating the foundation for great smiles.