Dr. Richard Stanley, DMD

Dr. Richard Stanley, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
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Age 60
Dr. Richard Stanley, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Florida / College Of Dentistry in 1986 and practices dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

5899 Whitfield Ave Ste 105

Sarasota, FL 34243

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  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Assurant Health
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Dental
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Dr. Stanley's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stanley "Dr. Richard A. Stanley is the founder and owner of The Smile Centre and has been serving our local community for more than 30 years. Providing 5-Star comprehensive dental care is what Dr. Stanley has dedicated his entire life to accomplishing and he has transferred that mission to The Smile Centre Team! Quality dental treatment and caring service is what you will receive from each member of your wonderful Smile Centre Team! Dr. Stanley earned a B.S. degree in Biology from Florida State University and graduated from the University of Florida's College of Dentistry in 1986. He entered private practice that same year. Dr. Stanley continued his dental studies at the prestigious Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dentistry as well as the Misch International Implant Institute and continues to take a rigorous schedule of continuing education courses. Dr. Stanley is credentialed with well over 2000 hours of post-doctorate continuing education and years of experience in the following services: All-Inclusive General Dentistry Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry Advanced Reconstructive Dentistry Endodontics Dental Implants Sedation Dentistry Bone Grafting Wisdom Teeth Removal TMJ and Craniofacial Pain Orthodontics, including Invisalign® Occlusion Dentistry Neuromuscular & Joint-Based Dentistry Periodontal Flap Surgery Guided Tissue Regeneration Gum Grafting Gum Recontouring Snoring, Airway Obstruction & Sleep Apnea Dentistry Botox® and Juvederm® Placement POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION AT: Misch International Implant Institute----Implants / Bone Grafting Oral Surgery American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Rondeau Orthodontic Institute Las Vegas Institute (LVI) for Advanced Dental Studies - LVI Preferred Dentist University of Alabama-Birmingham Medical School (IV Sedation Residency) Align Technologies – named Invisalign® Preferred Provider in recognition of his many hours of advanced training and experience In his leisure time, Dr. Stanley enjoys spending time with his wife, Tricia, and his step-daughter, Jordan, her husband, Tim, as well as with all his family and friends. He enjoys participating in Hwa Rang Do, a Korean martial art and giving time to young and adult "kids" alike through his organization, Special Ops Leadership Academy. Dr. Stanley also enjoys weight-lifting, biking, outdoor adventuring, reading, and singing. Dr. Stanley has an engaging personality and loves to be around people. You can see him out and about all over our community. ORGANIZATIONS American Dental Association (ADA) American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACFP) International Association of Orthodontics (IAO) Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation (DOCS) Florida Dental Association (FDA) West Coast Dental Association Sarasota County Dental Association"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stanley "Welcome to The Smile Centre!!!  Founded by Dr. Richard A. Stanley, our mission is to provide you with the highest levels of comprehensive and cosmetic private dental care focusing on true overall health.  With a genuine interest in each individual guest, we have been happily serving the Sarasota, Manatee and Venice, Florida areas for more than 30 years and are known for our friendly, relaxing atmosphere.  Our integrity and extensive continuing education for each member of our team drives our mission to offer you optimal, quality care as well as comfort and convenience.  

We look forward to getting to know you and what your personal goals are for your dental care.  We strive to tailor your treatment to meet your goals and needs.  You are in control of your dental health and dreams!  "

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16  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Special Care Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

20  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

82  Procedures

  • Cancer Screening
  • Ceramic Dental Crowns
  • Cerec® Tooth Restoration Procedure
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • ClearCorrect™ Invisible Braces
  • Cold Laser Therapy
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Composite Fillings
  • Computer Imaging for Dental Crowns
  • Cosmetic Contouring (Dental)
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Crown Lengthening
  • Deep Bleaching
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Gum Flap Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Prophylaxis, Adult
  • Dental Prophylaxis, Child
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Device Implantation and Extraction
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Digital Impression System
  • Digital Tomography
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
  • e.max® Dental Crowns
  • Edgewise Dental Braces
  • Electrocautery
  • Electrosurgery
  • Endodontic Retreatment
  • Endodontic Surgery
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Gold Dental Braces
  • Gold Dental Inlays
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Surgery
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Intraoral Camera
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
  • Laser Cavity Detection
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Lesion Removal
  • Light Activated Teeth Whitening
  • Limited Gum Surgery
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Lower Dentures
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
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  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Florida / College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham / School Of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Las Vegas Institute Of Advanaced Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Stanley, DMD
My husband previously went to this office. We were so impressed with the service and the entire staff I decided I was switching to. Dr. Stanley was amazing as well as a hygienist Kaya!!!! I will be referring as many people as possible
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Jamie in Sarasota – Apr 18, 2018
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From the first second I was there Dr Stanley and his staff aside from taking care of my dental needs were so understanding and concerned I am not the best dental patient. But They are always able to help me be calm I recommend him to anyone that asks and they are all extremely pleased too...Read More
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Helen Daruszka in Sarasota, FL – Mar 26, 2017
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Best dentist around, kind and brilliant ??
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Carol in Sarasota, FL – Mar 25, 2017
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Professional, up to date technology and experience. Highly recommend the Smile Centre
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Susie in Nokomis, FL – Mar 09, 2017
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I was throughly impressed by Dr. Stanley and the team at The Smile Centre, and it started from the moment I arrived. They literally roll out the red carpet for their patients. When I arrived, there was a red carpet outside the office and I was greeted by name when I came in. I was offered a...Read More
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Catherine in Sarasota, FL – Feb 08, 2017
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