Dr. Gary Raska, DMD

Dr. Gary Raska, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Gary Raska, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Sarasota, FL. He graduated from Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery and implant dentistry.Read his story

3940 Swift Rd

Sarasota, FL 34231

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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more than 60% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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more than 58% of peers
Facial Reconstruction
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more than 28% of peers

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Dr. Raska's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Raska "Dr. Raska earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree and completed a Residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry from Southern Illinois University- School of Dental Medicine in Edwardsville, IL. He also completed a Fellowship in Implant Dentistry from Southern Illinois University. This allowed him to broaden his surgical and restorative skills sets in the realm of Dental Implantology. Dr. Raska completed his Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champagne- Urbana, IL. To further his studies, Dr. Raska went on to complete a rigorous and extensive Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with an emphasis in trauma, cosmetic, temporomandibular joint & head and neck reconstructive surgery at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, MO."
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2  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Implant Dentistry

1  Board Certifications

  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

15  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

27  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • SomnoDent® (for Sleep Apnea)
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Teeth Extraction

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

  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Carle Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St John's Mercy Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Raska has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Czech
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Raska's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Raska

4.0

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
74.46808510638297%
(35)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
2 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
1 Star
21.27659574468085%
(10)

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I am amazed at how Dr. Raska did such an awesome job extracting all my teeth and the dental implants. He did not hurt me at all and was extremely fast. Far better than any prior dental Provider and I have been to several. The Staff quickly resolved several insurance issues without getting me...Read More
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Wayne in Sarasota, FL – Sep 04, 2018
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I have had bad experiences with dental work in the past. Dr. Raska made the experience painless and comfortable. I really appreciated his caring and kindness before, during and after my implant procedure. His staff is all very helpful as well.
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Deb C in Palmetto, FL – Aug 14, 2018
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Dr.is very kind and friendly, makes you feel that your impotent to him.He also explains what should be done best for you.Also the staff will do anything for you.It's a pleasure to go into a clean office.First timeI feel that a Dr knows his expertise. WE REALLY would tell others to go to Dr.Raska.
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Eileen Borome in Sarasota, FL – Jul 31, 2018
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Buyer beware ! The actual work provided by Dr. Raska was fine, but.......... this practice refused to honor the Aetna Insurance member rate. After several personal patient contacts as well as contacts by Aetna Insurance where a letter provided by Aetna stated that they overcharged they still...Read More
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May 16, 2018
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Dr. Raska & his staff make an unpleasant experience like having surgery as easy as possible. Dr. Raska’s caring nature and patience is one of a kind.
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May 01, 2018
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