Dr. Lazaro Gavilla, DDS

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Dr. Lazaro Gavilla, DDS
Dr. Lazaro Gavilla is a dentist and practices at Florida Smiles Dental. He serves the community of Fort Lauderdale and Lighthouse Point, FL. He attended the Universidad Central del Este (UCE) Facultad de Medicina where he received his medical degree. He also completed additional training in general dentistry at Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Gavilla is fluent in English and Spanish which makes him widely accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds. Patients see him for a variety of reasons, including fillings, teeth whitening, root canal, temporo-mandibular joint (TMJ) pain, and bad breath/halitosis. During his consultations, Dr. Gavilla explains patients' conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan. He believes in listening to each patient and creating a partnership to maintain and improve lifelong health.

255 SE 14th St Ste 1A

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

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Dr. Lazaro Gavilla, DDS

Dr. Lazaro Gavilla, DDS

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Oral Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache


  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Implant
  • Denture Repair
  • Lower Dentures
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning

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

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  • Columbia University / College of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Gavilla accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA Premier
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Dental Preferred Plus
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.