Dr. Derek King, DMD

Dr. Derek King, DMD

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Dr. Derek King, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL. He practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.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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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • 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."

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

14  Conditions Treated

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

13  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.

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

Dr. King has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. King's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends
67 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (67)

  • 5
    (64)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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 (13)

Dr. King is an excellent physician. He has so much compassion for his patients. I was in terrible pain and will never forget how quickly he took care of my situation. I,also, would like to mention his outstanding office staff. They were friendly, courteous and efficient. ..
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Outstanding experience! The entire staff is first rate. Dr. King is exceptional and took great care of my son. 4 wisdom teeth out with IV sedation.
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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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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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