Dr. Steven Spitz, DMD

Dr. Steven Spitz, DMD

Prosthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Steven Spitz, DMD is a prosthodontics practitioner in Brookline, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Harvard University School Of Dental Medicine-Prosthodontic Degree in 1997 and practices prosthodontics, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

1180 Beacon St Ste 2B

Brookline, MA 02446

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Spitz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Spitz "Steven D. Spitz, DMD is founder and principal of Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, a Boston-based dental office specializing in full-mouth dental care. Smileboston has two locations, Brookline and on the South Shore of Massachusetts. A Prosthodontist, Steve received his Prosthodontic Certificate through the VA/Harvard School of Dental Medicine, completed a general practice residency through Miami's Jackson Memorial Hospital/VA and received his DMD through Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He served as clinical professor of prosthodontics in the post-graduate prosthodontic department at Harvard, has been involved in research at Tufts University studying bond strengths of laser treated tissues, and has been a hands-on teaching site for dental students who take part in the APEX program for Boston University for many years. Dr. Spitz's dental concentration is in the complete treatment of dental implants and laser dentistry; specifically with Biolase as a hands-on member of the testing and development team of new and updated lasers. He also offers sedation dentistry and is the only Prosthodontist on the East Coast certified in the Pinhole Technique specifically for gum regeneration. Dr. Spitz is the dentist on record with the Academy for Sports Dentistry for the Champion Boston Red Sox, International Editor on the Board of Alpha Omega Dental Organization, Vice President on the Board of Directors of Bright Spirit Children's Foundation, Financial Director of Metropolitan Massachusetts Dental Society, and is a member of Veterinary Dentistry Advisory Committee helping to shape the future of the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation, (PEIVDF) giving dental care to large (and small) animals in sanctuaries and zoos around the world. Dr. Spitz is also the dentist on call for Zoo New England's Stone and Franklin Park Zoo. Steve has been married to his wife, Laurie, for 25 years and has three children, two rescue dogs, a bird and a bearded dragon. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spitz "At Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, we believe that creating and maintaining a natural, healthy and attractive smile can and should be a comfortable experience. That can only happen in an open, caring and educational environment, and that is what we strive daily to provide for our patients. Utilizing laser dentistry and conscious sedation, as well as complete dental implant treatment, has allowed Smileboston to become known as the office to be comfortable in and to send your friends."

18  Practice Areas

  • Prosthodontics
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Special Care Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

32  Conditions Treated

  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Tooth
  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Spacing
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Edentulism
  • Gingival Fibromatosis - Dental Abnormalities
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Teeth Noneruption With Maxillary Hypoplasia and Genu Valgum
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Massachusetts
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Harvard University School Of Dental Medicine-Prosthodontic Degree
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Tufts University School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-General Practice Residency
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spitz to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

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Dr. Spitz's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Has a limited palette of treatment options he draws from, doesn't go into detail on issues (have to schedule an appt just to talk about the options and even then drawing up the info takes time). Dr Spitz and his staff are more interested in getting work done on your teeth than helping you...more
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I had a cleaning about four weeks before my first appointment with Dr. Spitz. The first thing he said was "it doesn't look like you had a cleaning for a long time" and tried to sell me a cleaning session. This office is just trying to make money. I'm definitely not going back. A cleaning isn't a...more
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We are deeply concerned about your experience. Our entire team is focused on our patients' having a positive Smileboston Experience and assuring that time spent in our office is not only clinical, but enjoyable and comfortable. We always appreciate the feedback and would like to make it right. Could you please call our office; as you entered this anonymously, we cannot fix it otherwise. Thank you for taking the time to post a review and we hope we have the opportunity to correct this situation.

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From the ease of scheduling; the warm welcome upon arriving at the office; the considerate staff and assistants leading up to my seeing Dr. Spitz, my experience was exceptional. Dr. Spitz is warm, kind, gentle and extremely knowledgeable and current with all of the dental advances. I've been to...more
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Dr. Spitz is warm, professional, friendly, and has a fantastic office staff. The location is convenient and you feel like you are in someone's home instead of feeling like you are in a dental office. I'm so impressed with Dr. Spitz and all his employees. Definitely worth making an appointment!
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I've been seeing Dr. Spitz for well over a decade. He is the hands down the best dentist I have ever been to and continue to see him, even though I have moved out of state. I plan my cleanings and check ups around trips to visit my family. I am a nervous patient and his gentle demeanor and his...more
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