Dr. Derek King, DMD

Dr. Derek King, DMD

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Dr. Derek King, DMD is a dentist who practices in Boynton Beach, FL.Read his story

Boynton Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Implant Center

3695 W Boynton Beach Blvd Ste 1

Boynton Beach, FL 33436
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. King's bio

This content was provided by Dr. King "Dr. King is a Board Eligible Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon who has recently completed his training at Vanderbilt University. Originally from Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, Dr. King graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. He then attended the University of Florida College of Dentistry where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. He received his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee and served as Chief Resident. Dr. King will obtain medical staff privileges at Delray Medical Center where he will also take facial trauma call. He provides a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with emphasis on dentoalveolar surgery, implant dentistry, wisdom tooth removal, pathology, corrective jaw surgery, and trauma to the facial skeleton. He is certified in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Advanced Trauma Life Support. Dr. King plans to be an active member of organized dentistry and medicine on both the local and national level. He is currently seeking membership in multiple organizations including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Florida Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Atlantic Coast District Dental Association, and the South Palm Beach County Dental Association. Outside the office Derek will remain dedicated to community service and will continue medical/dental mission trips to Haiti and South America. We are very excited to have him join our practice."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. King The best care in the world doesn t mean anything if you can t access it. At Boynton Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Implant Center, we strive to make our office as efficient and convenient as possible. We hope you will take a few moments to browse this site for appointment scheduling procedures, hours of operation, directions to our office and insurance information.
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • TMJ
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Physical Examination
  • Root Canal
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Whitening

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.

Education

  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Florida / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. King has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. King's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends
4.9
based on 65 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (62)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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Dr. King's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

in Boynton beach |
Excellent experience. Dr. King and his wonderful personnel were curtious, kind, throughout and knowledgeable.
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All around great experience
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in Lake Worth, FL |
This must have been the most pleasurable experience at an oral surgery office anyone could ever have! The staff is professional and welcoming from beginning to end and Dr. King is an incredible surgeon!
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in Boca Raton, FL |
Today was an unplanned visit to see Dr King as my dentist fractured my # 15 tooth while trying to extract it this morning. I called the office and spoke to a very polite and efficient lady who upon hearing my plight made time in Dr King’s busy schedule to fit me in! Upon entering I was taken back...more
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in Boynton Beach, FL |
Few doctors are as caring, attentive and pleasant as Dr. King. I recently had an ongoing problem that seemed like it might never go away. As unpleasant as it was, knowing I was being well taken care of by Dr. King and his staff made it easier to endure. He truly goes above and beyond in his...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. King accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dominion Insurance
    Dental PPO
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental

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Hospitals where Dr. King has admitting privileges

Delray Medical Center
5352 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33484
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