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More about Vivian DeLuca DMD, FAGD, FADIA, Born as Vivian Celeste Terhune, Vivian was raised in (Beavercreek) Dayton, Ohio with her four brothers and a sister and graduated from the Ohio State University, with a Fine Arts degree, a BA in Sculpture, in 1987. Within 6 months of graduation, she moved to Los Angeles, California and she was hired out of the dental chair to manage her dentist's office in Santa Ana, CA. After one year in dental management she became a Certified Dental Assistant for an elite Prosthedontic Dental Practice for four years then became an Orthodontics Assistant for four years. The more she learned the more she wanted to know. When her employers stopped answering her questions she quite work and went to Dental School at University of Florida College of Dentistry and joined the United States Navy Dental Corp. Afterward, she completed a one year residency: Advanced Education in General Dentistry, in Okinawa Japan with the Dental Corp. She spent two years in Japan before being transferred back to the U.S. for her final tour of duty at the Navy Submarine Base in Kings Bay, Georgia. After completing her active duty military tour, still know as Dr. Terhune, she relocated to Tampa Florida where she and her husband Tony DeLuca wed and have made their home. Dr. DeLuca has continued to train annually to be able to provide the best comprehensive care available including one year with the Dawson Center for Advanced Dentistry, Frank Spears for Esthetic Dentistry, Bill Strupp for Multi-discipline Complex Case Dentistry; Conscious Sedation Dentistry through DOCS association; three years of training in implant dentistry through the American Dental Implant Association in Miami where she has earned her Fellowship in Implantology and is working on her Mastership in Implantology, she studied for two years in Esthetic Dentistry, Endodontic Dentistry (Weathers and Buchanan), Bell Leadership Manangement, and Smile Design with Veneers, Porcelain Inlays and Onlays.
With Dr. DeLuca and Team, You will LOVE . . . coming to the dentist! You will notice the difference the minute you walk in the door! Our unique caring team puts you at ease, and will have you laughing in no time. Our 'All Digital Paperless' office was designed differently to provide you with the latest in State-of-the-Art dental technology in a comfortable, modern, 'home-like' setting. Our doctor, Vivian DeLuca, trains monthly to be able offer you many treatment options to suit your needs. From SEDATION DENTISTRY and NITROUS OXIDE to "permanent tooth replacement" with Single Dental IMPLANTS; Implant-Supported DENTURES, Mini-Implant Supported DENTURES, and Custom-Fit 'Natural Look ' Dentures provided to patients who happily come from as far away as LakeLand, Zephyrhills and even Orlando for our gentle quality care.