Dr. Tara Griffin, DMD

Dr. Tara Griffin, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Tara Griffin, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Panama City Beach, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University in 2006 and practices dentistry, oral surgery, and more.Read her story

900 Thomas Dr

Panama City Beach, FL 32408

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia

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Dr. Griffin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Griffin "Dr. Tara Griffin became a dentist because she believed she could change people's lives by helping them look and feel their best. Our staff is dedicated to impeccable service standards providing the finest dental and spa services available. In 2013, Dr. Griffin received her Board Certification by the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine. She is also Board Certified in Botox ® and Juvederm ® Treatments. Dr. Griffin is certified as a worldwide instructor for DNA Appliances™ for BioModeling Solutions. Dr. Griffin is a member of the American Dental Association, (ADA) Northwest District Dental Association, Bay County Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Women's Dental Association, and the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine. She is also a member of the Junior League of Panama City, Bay Point Women's Club, and the Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Griffin "Emerald Coast Dental Spa…a dedicated team of compassionate, caring professionals committed to be the premier dental spa in Northwest Florida. Enhancing smiles, prolonging youth and changing lives in a relaxing calm environment! Our mission is to treat our patients as we would treat our own family."

6  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Oral Surgery
  • Periodontics
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry

33  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Oral Infection
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Discoloration (Resistant to Whitening)
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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29  Procedures

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.


  • Nova Southeastern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Griffin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffin to family and friends
29 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Griffin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • 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 (3)

I absolutely love it there! People and work is excellent! My kids, husband, and i wont go anywhere else
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When she found out we had good insurance, suddenly she wanted to book me for a sleep study. I made it very clear we wanted no charges outside those paid by the insurance (cleaning, x-rays, etc) but her staff performed and billed my son $400 for services that he didn't realize were not covered. I...more
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Dr. Griffin and her office staff was very unprofessional with regard to the charges they attempted to get from me when I agreed to get caps from them. I was a patient of Dr. Griffins for over 13 years until I caught on to their financial impropriety. When I asked to explain why they kept...more
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