Dr. Stephen Parr, DDS

Dr. Stephen Parr, DDS

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Dentistry  ·  
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68 y/o
(44)

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Dr. Stephen Parr, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Coconut Grove, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He practices dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

Grove Smiles Dentistry

2685 Bird Ave

Coconut Grove, FL 33133
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Parr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parr "Dr. Parr graduated from Columbia School of Dental and Oral Surgery in 1975, and received post graduate education at the Mount Sinai Hospital General Practice Residency, gaining advanced training in all disciplines of Dentistry. In 1978, Dr. Parr opened the practice on Mary Street in Coconut Grove, free to develop a practice dedicated to delivering dentistry in an atmosphere as free from patient anxiety as possible. Dr. Parr returned to Mount Sinai as an attending for the Dental Interns in the Restorative Department in the Dental Practice Residency for over ten years. Dr. Parr has also been involved in the Dade County Dental Research Clinic since 1980 for continuing education and treatment of indigents. In 1986, the practice moved to its present location on Bird Avenue with the acquisition of our building and more space to provide treatment for our growing practice. Dr. Parr has also completed 5 levels of exceptional training at the prestigious Pankey Institute. Our practice has been a steady presence in Coconut Grove since 1978, dedicated to prevention, education, and care in an atmosphere that is non-threatening and pleasant."
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Patient Testimonials

This content was provided by Dr. Parr "I absolutely loved Dr. Parr’s office. I only lived in Miami for 2 short years and by far, this was my best dental experience in years – maybe ever. His staff is professional and very competent and I appreciated Dr. Parr’s conservative and not “sales-y” approach. He also cleaned my 4yo teeth. The entire team has an excellent bedside manner as well. I just wish that I had someone like this out in my new home in California."
"I’ve been a patient of Dr. Parr for many years, and he has always been a wonderful and highly competent dentist with a friendly knowledgeable staff. The office is beautiful, comfortable and clean and I always leave with the feeling that I was very well taken care of. Highly recommended!"
"I just had my very first appointment with Dr. Parr and it was excellent! He did an extremely thorough oral examination and told me things that no other dentist took the time to do. I now have a better understanding of where I stand with my overall dental hygiene and how to better take care of the problem areas. I also had gone in for a second opinion thinking I had 4 cavities to be filled (according to my previous dentist). Good thing I went to Dr. Parr! With a little more TLC on my part I can take care of these areas. They weren’t as bad as my previous dentist had made them seem. His solution had been a quick resolution. Also, the front desk staff is extremely helpful and friendly. My insurance was being tricky and they were able to help figure out my coverage. Thank you Dr. Parr and staff for being so friendly and helpful! I recommend this practice to anyone that is a bit anxious when it comes to the dentist as well as financially conscious!"
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Care Philosophy

"The holistic health model is such that one takes responsibility for their own health. We,as health facilitators,aid you through our expertise and education to obtain optimum oral health. We do not see you as 'teeth' to be fixed, but rather as whole person with psychological, physical, and spiritual components, all meshing in harmony. Through prevention and personal responsibility, we feel confident that you will reach optimum oral health and have the knowledge to take excellent care of yourself."

13  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

46  Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Injuries
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Broken Dental Appliance
  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Edentulism
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Infections
  • Inflammatory Conditions
  • Loose Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Snoring
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Discoloration (Resistant to Whitening)
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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67  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Arestin® Therapy
  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cerinate One-Hour™ Permanent Veneer
  • Composite Fillings
  • Comprehensive Dental Exam
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Denture Repair
  • e.max® Dental Crowns
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Limited Gum Surgery
  • Lower Dentures
  • Lumibrite™ Professional Whitening System
  • Lumineers®
  • Nightguard
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Partial Dentures
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Periodontal Exam
  • Porcelain Bridge
  • Porcelain Crown
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Pulpotomy
  • Removable Appliances
  • Removable Denture
  • Removable Partial Dentures (RPD)
  • Replacing a Single Tooth
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Sleep Apnea Treatment
  • Smile Makeovers
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Snap-On-Smile®
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Take-Home Teeth Whitening
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Treatment
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures
  • Zoom!® Teeth Whitening
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Fordham University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Columbia University / College of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • The Pankey institute
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Parr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Parr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Academy of General Dentistry, Member
  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Florida Dental Association, Member
  • International Team for Implantology, Member
  • Seattle Study Club, Member
  • South Florida District Dental Association, Member
  • The Pankey Institute, Member

Dr. Parr's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parr to family and friends
44 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Parr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Parr Says:
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Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us.  Your reviews and referrals are our utmost compliments.  We are so happy to have you as part of our family of clientele.  Keep Smiling! Thanks again from all of us Grove Smiles® Team!

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Patient Comments (4)

I took my 88-year-old mom to Dr. Parr, today 2/15/2018 and was blown away by his professionalism, his dental expertise, and his disarming bedside manner. He made my mom feel relaxed and confident in his knowledgeable and charming persona. Dr. Parr was recommended by a very good family friend who...more
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Thank You Maxine for taking the time to share your experience. Your reviews and referrals are the best compliments you can give us. We are so happy to hear about your Mom. We welcome you to our family of clientele. Thanks again from all of us Grove SmilesTeam!

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I have known Dr.Parr for over 30 years. He takes care of me and my whole family including my grandchildren. His care and professionalism is most admired. Love Maria, best hygienist ever. Am so grateful for his Wonderful ,conscientious and caring team at Grove Smiles ! Proud to show our smiles...more
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Dr. Parr diagnoses comprehensively and explains what's his primary concern for my optimal care . He takes care of the most important condition first . He stresses good oral hygiene before treatment . I have known him for over 20 years and have trusted him in taking care of my whole family . Highly...more
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Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. Your reviews and feed backs are our best compliments. Thank you !

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In one word AWESOME Meet him in person for there are not enough words to describe Dr. Parr's intelligence, confidence , quality of care , and most of all his honesty. The vibe in the office is laid back , the staff is warm and caring. Perfect classic rock sound track to accompany the mood .
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Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Your reviews and feed backs are our best compliment. Also thank you for your referrals and trust in us. Please accept our utmost appreciation from our team at Grove Smiles Dentistry.

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