Dr. Charles Kates, DDS

Dr. Charles Kates, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
Dr. Charles Kates, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Indiana University / School of Dentistry in 1965 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery and anesthesiology.

21150 Biscayne Blvd Ste 401

Aventura, FL 33180

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kates "Dr. Kates is an innovative and compassionate surgeon. He is committed to providing the highest quality patient care, and strives to deliver the best possible experience to each and every one of his patients. The Well-being of our patients is our primary focus. We are an organization of people who depend on each others personal integrity and commitment to excellence. Our team strives to be empathetic, caring and efficient, and is dedicated to excellence in patient care. We are committed to staying at the forefront of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. We continuously collect and review quality data. We actively participate in continuing education, research and teaching activities. We work together to constantly improve our services and the quality of care we provide to our patients. Our goal is to serve our patients and referring professional colleagues to their complete satisfaction. We pledge to be responsive and accountable to the needs of our patients and their referring doctors."
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2  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Anesthesiology

32  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia for High Risk Patients and Procedures
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Grafting
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthodontic Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADs)
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Regional Anesthesia
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Extraction
  • X-Ray
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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.


  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1961
  • Indiana University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Metropolitan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Coney Island Hosp, NY Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Maimondies Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Mt Sinai Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Patuxant River Naval Hospital, Maryland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • St Mary's Hospital Maryland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1967

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kates has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Contributing Author, Anesthesia for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Shaw, Kumar and Dodds, Edts.,
  • Contributing Author, Introduction to the Practice of Anesthesia, Lichtiger and Moya, Edts.,
  • Contributing Author, PeriAnesthetic Complications: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment, Robert Bosack,
  • Anesthesia Evaluation Manual for Oral Surgeons Offices, Florida Society of Oral Surgeons, 12/1/1972

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kates' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kates to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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