Dr. David Benson

Dentistry
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
31 years experience male

Locations

Office

Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Address

5604 Pga Blvd Ste 209, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Directions

Insurances accepted

Delta Dental

Denticare

Office

Palm Bch Gdns, FL

About

Bio

Dr. Benson graduated from Palm Beach Gardens High School, and then attended North Park University in Chicago, where he received a B.A. in Biology. He graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry and has been in practice since 1996. In 2001 he earned a Fellowship Degree from the Academy of General Dentistry. He was an instructor for Aesthetic Advantage of Palm Beach for two years. In addition he has extensive studies through Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Christian Dental Association, and the Atlantic Coast Dental Association. Dr. Benson feels it is important to inform and educate his patients about their dental health. By so doing the patient is able to make an educated decision about their treatment. Dr. Benson lives in the Palm Beach Gardens area with his lovely wife, Heather, and their three children: Michaela, Annika and David.

Specialties
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Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry

Endodontics

Orthodontics

Prosthodontics

Languages spoken

American Sign Language

Doctor Q&A

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The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Benson
31 years experience Dentistry
Of : Of course, without seeing you it's hard to truly know what could be causing this, but from what i can understand from your question, here are some ide ... Read More
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Dr. David Benson
31 years experience Dentistry
I : I don't know if it's standard practice, but it certainly is not an acceptable practice in my opinion. Typically, having a lot of dental work done is ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. David Benson
31 years experience Dentistry
If : If your daughter for some reason doesn't like numbing cream, another idea is to have her eat ice cream and place it right on that area. I mean, what ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
Nov 30, 2012
I highly endorse Dr. Benson. His vast knowledge, coupled with great compassion, make his a real asset to the dental community and to his patients. His answers and analysis on Avvo.com are among the ...Read More
Nov 30, 2012
I have had the honor of working alongside Dr. David S Benson in the Avvo community. His command of the subject matters and passion with which he responds has been exemplary. He is a willing participa...Read More
Nov 30, 2012
I have been impressed with Dr's Benson answers on Avvo and find him extremely knowledgeable, his answers are very detailed, he is very sincere and caring, I personally enjoy reading his comments, he ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I am now not as worried about the numbness being permanent.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks Doc, you are appreciated!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Florida College of Dentistry
Graduated 1993MD

Medical/Graduate school

North Park University
Graduated 1989MD

Awards

Top Dentist, USA Top Dentists
Top Dentist, USA Top Dentists
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Affiliations

American Dental Association
Florida Dental Association
Atlantic Coast Dental Research Clinic
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