Dr. Bobby Garfinkel, DMD

Dr. Bobby Garfinkel, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Bobby Garfinkel, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Longwood, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 1989 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery, and more.Read his story

195 Briar Cliff Dr Ste 101

Longwood, FL 32779

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • CoreSource
  • 15 More

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Head and Neck Surgery
more than 62% of peers

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Dr. Garfinkel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garfinkel "A native of Florida, Dr. Garfinkel has enjoyed private practice for over 20 years. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida in 1985 and is a graduate from Tufts School of Dental Medicine in Boston in 1989. He completed a four-year specialized residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at University of Florida Health Science Center in 1993. He completed another mini surgical residency at the Florida Cosmetic and Hair Transplant Center. Dr. Garfinkel is a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons, Fellow of the AAOMS and is a member of the Dental Society of Greater Orlando, FDA and ADA. He has lectured and has served as President of the MId Florida Study Club and Vice Chairman of Florida Hospital Winter Park. He has worked with dental students and residents as an Associate Professor at the University of Florida Apopka Dental Clinic. Dr Garfinkel was appointed as a direct consultant to United Health Care Insurance Company and is on medical staff at ORHS. He has been voted as one of the Top Dentist Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons in Orlando Dental Magazine by his peers. He recently was interviewed by nationally syndicated Real Life 101 TV show. His special interests include jaw reconstructive surgery from accidents and growth abnormalities, dental implantology, jaw pathology, facial plastics and laser surgery, and removal of wisdom teeth with conscious/deep sedation anesthesia. He loves the outdoors; playing tennis, scuba diving, fishing and snow skiing. He and his wife live in Longwood and have four children, two boys and identical twin girls."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garfinkel "We are a dedicated team of caring professionals who pledge to provide quality care, delivered with respect, understanding and compassion.

We achieve these goals through teamwork, mutual support, continuing education and the use of current technology, with professional excellence and integrity in mind."

5  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Oral Surgery

16  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Small Chin
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

23  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • University Of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Florida Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Florida / College Of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garfinkel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garfinkel's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Garfinkel'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
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