Experienced Oral Surgeons Providing Excellent Patient Outcomes
Dr. Michael A. Pikos and the team of oral surgeons at our Tampa, FL, (Tampa Bay Area Florida Offices) provide world-class dental implants, oral surgery, and periodontal procedures to help patients regain their oral health and experience a better quality of life. Their combined experience, knowledge, and teaching backgrounds set them apart as experts in the fields of implant dentistry and oral surgery. Dr. Pikos is the founder and CEO of the Pikos Institute, an organization dedicated to teaching and developing surgical skill sets and techniques for procedures involving comprehensive dental implant reconstruction.
Video: Implant Dentistry Education
Dr. Michael Pikos discusses implant dentistry education and the history of Pikos Institute in Tampa, FL, which he founded to teach other practitioners advanced techniques in implant dentistry. He explains that he has always felt compelled to educate others. Since teaching one bone grafting class in the beginning, they have now expanded to several different courses, including guided surgery.
We strive to create a warm and caring atmosphere in our offices so that all of our patients feel welcome each time they come to see us. In addition, we use advanced state of the art technology to help plan and guide surgical procedures that allow us to realize optimal outcomes for our patients. If you have been recommended for dental implants, oral surgical, or periodontal procedures, please contact our offices to make an appointment with Dr. Pikos, Dr. G. Thomas Peak III, Dr. José F. Lázaro, or Dr. Andrés E. Guerra.
Our Experience and Innovations Make Us Leaders in Our Field
Dr. Pikos has been placing dental implants since 1983, and has helped develop specialized techniques that have changed the way that oral surgery is performed. The Pikos Institute is recognized globally as one of the finest teaching organizations for 3D-based implant surgery courses. Our practice has been at the forefront of innovating and implementing new technologies and techniques to make implant placement surgeries safer and more efficient. Dr. Pikos helped pioneer Same-Day Teeth®, which allows for immediate attachment of a full-arch restoration following dental implants placement.
Your Safety and Comfort are Our Priorities
Our doctors have performed thousands of dental implant, tooth extraction, periodontal, and bone grafting surgeries with an unparalleled safety record. We understand that some patients have dental anxieties and fears, especially when it comes to more extensive surgical procedures. We strive to make your experience at Coastal Jaw Surgery as comfortable as possible. We offer different sedation methods to ensure that you can relax throughout your entire procedure.
Insurance and Patient Financing
Our practice accepts most major health and dental insurance plans. We also offer CareCredit℠ patient financing to help make the cost of a procedure more affordable on any budget. CareCredit℠ works like a credit card, and is ideal for medical and dental procedures that are not typically covered by insurance plans. CareCredit℠ offers low interest rate programs with flexible repayment terms that will allow you to receive the treatment that you need. The application process is quick and simple, and our front office team can help you with the paperwork or answer any questions that you may have.
To better serve our patients, we have locations throughout Central Florida, in Palm Harbor, Trinity, and Spring Hill. All of our offices feature 3D cone beam computerized tomography (CT) scanners, and offer patients dental implants, oral surgery, and periodontal procedures. Our doctors all participate in local dental associations and contribute to the communities through various organizations and charities.
Contact Us to Make an Appointment
If you are interested in learning more about dental implants, tooth extraction, periodontal procedures or oral surgery, please contact our offices to schedule a consultation with one of our doctors. We look forward to the opportunity to provide you with excellent care.