Meet Your Bonita Springs Dentist Rich Gilbert DMD, MAGD, FICOI
Dr. Rich Gilbert graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry with High Honors and went on to obtain a Fellowship in Implant Dentistry, as well as a Mastership in General Dentistry (only local dentist to achieve this certification!). The Mastership Award is the Academy of General Dentistry’s highest honor and one of the most respected designations within the profession. To earn this award Dr Rich completed 1,100 hours of continuing education and joins only 2,300 active Masters worldwide! Additionally, he has completed advanced training in the dental based treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea as an alternative to CPAP therapy. If you or a loved one is suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea, call today to schedule a complimentary consult with Dr. Rich.
Dr. Rich Gilbert grew up in Ft. Lauderdale, FL where he graduated as salutatorian from St. Thomas Aquinas High School. Dr. Rich went on to graduate magna cum laude from the University of Florida with a BA in Finance. He then earned his doctor of dental medicine from the University of Florida College of Dentistry. While in dental school, he met his wife and dental practice partner, Lacy. They both completed orthodontic courses while in dental school to become certified Invisalign providers. Upon graduating with high honors, Dr. Rich moved to Jacksonville where he ran a successful practice and gained fast experience in root canal treatments, children’s dentistry, and working with anxious or phobic patients.
Personally, Dr Rich Gilbert enjoys spending quality time with his beautiful family, particularly his young daughter Gracie. His favorite activities include fishing, diving and skiing.