A Great Patient Experience Starts With A Great Team
Avraham Amsalem, DDS, MD
Dr. Avraham Amsalem possesses degrees in both the field of medicine and dental surgery. In May 2014, he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Amsalem received his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry in May 2017 from Louisiana State University Health Science Center. His previous education includes a bachelor’s degree in biology from Yeshiva University in New York, NY.
During the process of earning his degrees, Dr. Amsalem served in a variety of roles to gain greater experience. At Columbia University, he served as a teaching assistant to support a professor preparing a dental behavioral science course curriculum. Dr. Amsalem also completed an externship in the Philippines, where he provided dental care to hundreds of children.
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
- Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
- North East Regional Board of Dental Examiners (2014)
- Florida State Dental License (2015-present)
Max Nahon, DDS, FACP
Dr. Max Nahon graduated from the University of New York at Buffalo in May of 1997 as a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). Upon obtaining this degree, he continued his education at the Medical College of Georgia for postgraduate study in prosthodontics. Dr. Nahan has served as associate director, interim director, and director of the postgraduate prosthodontics program at Nova Southeastern University.
In addition to his extensive dental education and experience, Dr. Nahon has served on multiple committees, expanding his expertise and knowledge in a range of dental practices. These committees include infection control, implants, student affairs, and various curriculum.
- American Dental Education Association
- American College of Prosthodontics
- American Dental Association
John H. Gittins, DDS, FACP
As a board-certified prosthodontist, Dr. John Gittins began his education by achieving his Bachelor of Science in microbiology in 2007. Upon completion of this program, he attended Marquette University School of Dentistry to achieve his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 2011, graduating magna cum laude. From there, he joined the U.S. Army’s Advanced Education in Prosthodontics at Fort Gordon, GA, earning a certificate in prosthodontics.
Dr. Gittins has an extensive background holding a variety of roles, including serving as a major in the United States Army, working as the chief of prosthodontics. He holds licenses in Utah, Wisconsin, and Florida. Dr. Gittins has a passion for teaching and has delivered numerous lectures throughout his career. He has had the privilege of serving his country, owning a practice, educating students, and mentoring young dental clinicians. He believes that dentistry is about communication, trusting relationships, and serving each patient individually.
- Army Commendation Medal - 2018, 2017, 2015
- Army Achievement Medal - 2012
- Army Service Ribbon - 2011
- National Defense Service Medal - 2011
- Global War on Terrorism Service Medal - 2011