Having dedicated his entire career to the field of periodontics, John Paul Gallardo, DDS, PA is known as South Florida’s leading periodontist and implant specialist with more than 25 years of experience. He is recognized by both former patients and colleagues for his meticulous attention to detail and unique techniques that bring patients life-long results. At our state-of-the-art facility, he leads the way with technologies that are proven safe and effective in treating gum disease and placing dental implants while achieving optimal results with little to no down time. He is also one of a few providers of IV conscious sedation in South Florida.
After graduating high school, he attended and graduated from the University of Miami. Immediately following, he was granted advanced early acceptance to New York University College of Dentistry and graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1991. He was then one of only four doctors accepted to the V.A. Medical Center General Practice Residency Program where he was honored with the “Outstanding Resident of the Year” Award. He then went on to complete advanced graduate studies in Periodontics and Dental Implants, where he earned a C.A.G.S. from Boston University.
Dr. Gallardo has lectured nationally and internationally to dentists and hygienists and has been sponsored by companies such as Procter and Gamble to speak on clinical topics related to gum disease and implant dentistry.
Dr. Gallardo remains on the leading edge of periodontics and implant dentistry through his active and past involvement with:
- University of Florida
- Florida Association of Periodontists
- North American Society of Periodontists
He has been interviewed by the Miami Herald and Univision as an expert contributor to oral health-related news updates. As a highly trained specialist in this field, he has successfully treated thousands of patients from all over the world with gum issues and missing teeth. Dr. Gallardo provides services at University of Florida to guide dental students in treatments and procedures and hosts an elite doctor study club to distribute knowledge and information regarding advances in implant dentistry, its latest technology, treatments and available procedures for complex cases, as well as a discussion in clinical questions.
With training from New York University and Boston University, Dr. Gallardo brings world-class periodontics and dental implant care to his patients at his Miami practice.
Questions & Answers:
What is the difference between a general dentist and a specialist?
Dr. Gallardo brings 25 years of experience concentrating solely on periodontal disease and dental implants. He is a highly specialized doctor with advanced training from some of the most elite schools in the country. His experience combines modern techniques with the highest standards of care in a warm and caring environment.
How many cases have you performed?
Dr. Gallardo is a specialist limiting his practice 100% to the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease and the placement of dental implants. He performs over 400 surgical procedures each and every year!
Where will my treatment be performed?
Dr. Gallardo performs all of his procedures in a private, fully accredited and sophisticated treatment room. Our center is staffed by a professional and caring staff and we are state licensed to perform IV sedation for a relaxed and comfortable experience.
Ready to smile with confidence or regain your oral health? Our innovative procedures not only control gum disease but in many cases can reverse the damage it has done.