Dr. Marissa Matthews, DDS

Dr. Marissa Matthews, DDS

Periodontics  ·  
Dr. Marissa Matthews, DDS is a periodontics practitioner in Delray Beach, FL. She graduated from New York University / College Of Dentistry and practices periodontics, oral & maxillofacial surgery, and more.Read her story

505 SE 6th Ave Ste A

Delray Beach, FL 33483

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  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Matthews' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Matthews "Dr. Matthews is trained in all aspects of diagnosis, prognosis and treatment planning in traditional Periodontics with particular emphasis on current literature, knowledge and treatment modalities. She has extensive training in surgical and non-surgical therapy, which includes implantology, regeneration, and conscious sedation. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Religion from Swarthmore College and was inducted into Sigma Xi research organization. She was also the recipient of ITA scholar athlete award. She has her certificate in Periodontics and M.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry. Graduated in the top 10% of the class. She was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Dental society and was the recipient of the Eleanor J. Bushee Senior Student Award for Academic Excellence and Outstanding leadership. She also received the Samuel Charles Miller Award for the highest degree of knowledge and skill in the science of Periodontology. Dr. Matthews was born in Arlington, Virginia. She graduated from Langley High School and was inducted into the National Honor Society, the Science Honor Society, and the French Honor Society. She was the recipient of MVP for Varsity Women's Tennis, Coach's Pick for Varsity Women's Tennis, and the Scholar Athlete Award. When not working. Dr. Matthews enjoys playing tennis, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. LANAP Certified Clinician Certified in the Pinhole Surgical Technique Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Matthews "Dr. Matthews loves the role that technology is playing in the evolution of periodontics-it's refining techniques at a rapid pace, & it's helping us better understand the science behind tooth loss & reconstruction. This is enabling what matters most-better, less-invasive treatments for patients with improved results."

4  Practice Areas

  • Periodontics
  • Dentistry
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Prosthodontics

13  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Loose Teeth
  • Periodontitis
  • Receding Gums
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

19  Procedures

  • Bone Grafting
  • Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Dental Gum Flap Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Frenectomy
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Gum Surgery
  • Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP®)
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • PerioLase® Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP)
  • Pinhole Surgical Technique
  • Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Sinus Augmentation
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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  • Swarthmore College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York University / College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Periodontics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Maryland / Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Matthews is outstanding. Her education is excellent and her technique is superb. My gum surgery went smoothly with no complications. I now call her the DaVinci of the dental world.
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When I was told by the periodontist that I would lose 80% of my teeth, I decided to seek a second opinion. Referred by another dentist, Dr. Matthews gave me a far different prognosis. The former doctor informed me that the procedure would take one year, cost much, involve the cutting of gums,...Read More
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Dr. Matthews and her hygienist, Vicki, are second to none. The cleaning was the best. The examination was professional, efficient and thorough. I strongly recommend her office for both routine and advanced technology periodontal care if required.
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Dr. Matthews is skilled, caring and professional. In the difficult southern Florida business environment, she is a bright shining light.
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I needed to see a periodontist for some premature gum loss. First Doc was truly arrogant and dismissive, Saw Dr. Matthews and was the complete antithesis!! Could not be any warmer, more sincere and dedicated to her profession. Andrea and entire staff are equally as wonderful and ingratiating . I...Read More
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