Associate Dentist - Bonita Springs, FL
Get to Know Dr. Mauricio Anda, DMD
Dr. Anda is a compassionate dentist that tries to connect with his patients using empathy while taking the time to understand their needs and goals. He works hard to keep advancing his training in order to provide the highest standard of care. He takes a comprehensive approach when treating patients, saving people from having to get referrals, and considers the “big picture” when making any recommendations. To learn a little more about Dr. Anda ahead of your visit, keep reading!
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
Dr. Anda completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida and graduated with honors, earning a Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology. He continued his studies and eventually received his dental degree from the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Anda then underwent a General Practice Residency at the Cleveland Clinic. This was a rigorous program, and he was fortunate to be one of the only two residents accepted that year.
What Kind of Advanced Dental Training Do You Have?
Dr. Anda has received advanced training in all areas of dentistry, including dental implants, tooth extractions, emergency dentistry, aesthetic dentistry, root canals, and more. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, and the Greater Cleveland Dental Association, which help him keep up with the latest research and breakthroughs in the dental world.
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Over the years, Dr. Anda has dedicated part of his time to volunteering and providing dental care and education to underserved communities. He was elected Vice President of the Student National Dental Association and traveled to impoverished areas in Ohio as well as overseas. He has also volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club where he served as a mentor for young kids and teenagers. He regularly dedicates time to talking to undergraduate students so he can share his experiences and advice with those interested in medical-related careers. When he graduated from dental school, he received the Community Dentistry Recognition Award from the American Association of Public Health.
Back at home, Dr. Anda enjoys outdoor activities. His favorite sport is soccer, and he is also passionate about painting. He is fluent in Spanish and is currently learning Portuguese. He is excited and honored to serve and be a part of the Marietta community.