Meet the Doctor
Dr. Valentina Baez
Dr. Baez completed her undergraduate education at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. Upon obtaining her bachelor’s degree, she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at Nova Southeastern University. Following graduation, Dr. Baez completed a general practice residency at Lutheran Hospital in Brooklyn, becoming proficient in all areas of dentistry while discovering her surgical zeal. Succeeding her residency, she specialized in periodontics at NSU, receiving her degree in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry in 2017 and Board Certification by the American Board of Periodontology in 2018.
During her specialty, Dr. Baez focused her studies on regenerative procedures, specifically peri-implant hard and soft tissue augmentation treating peri-implantitis and root recession coverage. Through specialized courses, she gained her expertise in bone cell growth and oral and plastic surgery on soft tissue grafting for teeth and implants, as well as training on IV sedation to help manage patient’s anxiety during dental procedures. She is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration.
When she is not working in the office, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband Joel and two kids, Gianna and Christian, exploring new destinations and going to the beach. The most gratifying part of Dr. Baez’ job, is when patients profess how she has improved their quality of life.