Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and American
Academy of Implant Dentistry
Diplomate of American Board of Oral Implantology
Dentist, International Implant Lecturer, Researcher
Who is Dr. Schopler?
Dr. Thomas A. Schopler was raised in Hollywood, Florida. He attended local schools, including Little Flower Catholic School, Olsen Middle School. He also attended South Broward High School where he excelled at varsity Basketball and earned an athletic scholarship to Loyola University, in New Orleans. Dr. Schopler studied at Loyola University for two years before transferring to Florida State University and later the University of Maryland in Baltimore. The University of Maryland is routinely ranked as one of the top Dental schools in the country, and most recently was ranked #. He graduated dental school in 1972 and went into private practice in Florida shortly thereafter.
Where did Dr. Schopler receive his implant training?
Dr. Schopler began his implant education at the University of Miami's Oral/Maxiofacial Surgery Mini Residency Implant Program, an intense year of implant education. The implant education Dr. Schopler has received over the years is second to none. He has been trained at over 12 U.S. Dental Schools in implantology, including the prestigious Misch Implant Institute at the University of Pittsburgh and the second-ranked Dental school in the US, Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Schopler is constantly improving and updating his implant knowledge. Most recently, in 2011, he attended an implant course hosted by the Massachusetts General Hospital, which is associated with the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
In addition to all of Dr. Schoplers world class implant training, he was assisted and personally trained by Dr. Ken Whitson, a board-certified oral surgeon, in implant surgery for over 15 years.
Does Dr. Schopler have any hobbies?
Dr. Schopler likes to play golf, swim, reading, computers, and technology peaks his interest besides dental implants, he likes to travel taking continuing education courses in all phases of dentistry. Dr. Schopler is also an avid model train enthusiast, especially American Flyer trains. He has done as a hobby redoing homes which entails detailing carpentry work. Also, caring for his elderly mother.
Dr. Schopler has also been married to his wife for over 38 years, Theresa Schopler. Mrs. Schopler is a registered nurse who has assisted Dr. Schopler at Atlantic Florida Dental in all aspects of dentistry, but especially with implant surgeries.
Accomplished and qualified professional offers 24 years experience public health and private practice general dentistry. Emphasis on efficiency, time management, quality work, teamwork with assistants and staff: Expertise in all areas of dentistry combines with equally strong qualifications in business planning, development, and management to enhance productivity and profitability.
Patient treatment plan development Quality assurance Dental care coordination
Manage practice daily operations
Staff training and supervision Profitable strategic business planning
Manage practice daily operations Staff training and supervision Profitable strategic business planning
New York, NY
New York, NY
New York, NY
American Dental Association
Academy of General Dentistry
Florida Dental Association
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Uniquely qualified dentist with education and training in Cuba and in the United States with more than 5 years of experience exposed to a variety of clinical cases successfully diagnosing and treating patients' dental conditions. Strong teamwork skills, gentle, caring and with the ability to establish a trusting environment for patients.
American Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
Florida Dental Association (FDA)
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
American Dental Association (ADA)