Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road
3040 SW 27th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34471

How Do You Find Local Dentists in Your City?

Dentist Selection

Is it time to find a new dentist? Many variables are involved when searching for local dentists in South Ocala. You’ll find that most dentists have great treatment skills and medical judgment. They generally focus on quality care and patient comfort, and some may even offer competitive pricing, but you must also consider clinic location, emergency treatment options, scheduling options, insurance participation and specialty services when searching for affordable dentists. Finding a dentist in South Ocala who meets your every need can be tricky, but utilizing your local resources can help. 



Use Local Resources

  • Ask people who have lived in the area for several years about their experiences with local dentists.
  • Request recommendations from family, friends, and coworkers.
  • Contact local dental specialists.
  • Call your local dental society.
  • Search online resources such as Angie’s List.

Research and Ask Questions

  • Call several local dentists in South Ocala. Make note of how they treat you and their levels of courtesy and knowledge.
  • Schedule a consultation with dentists who seem promising. A visit will give you the opportunity to get a first-hand look at the condition of the office and interact with the staff. Meeting the dentist and staff in person can help you make personal connections or warn you of bad chemistry or disinterest.
  • Once you make a selection, pay close attention to the way treatment options are presented to you. The dentist should review all payment and insurance details, explain procedures and treatments thoroughly, and readily answer any questions you might have.

If you are not sure about your selection, you can opt to have a few minor procedures performed to help you get a better idea of what to expect from the dentist and the office staff.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in South Ocala, call Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road today at (352) 433-4934 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in South Ocala. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Dr. Ospina and his staff did a terrific job with the extraction of my tooth in preparation for and implant.
Dale V.
The staff and Dr Chen stayed open just so they could take care of my daughter. Chloe really made this appointment possible! They were very patient and kind to her. They went out of their way to help […]
Shannon F.
Great teeth cleaning and the hygienist was very friendly
Yelitza M.
Very professional staff and the doctors explained all my options and cost before my procedures.
Robert O.
Sweet and kind dentist
Joel M.
Judy the hygienist was great. All the people there are friendly and professional
Stacey R.
Good experience
Jean D.
Great customer service
Cristina L.
I am so impressed with the friendliness of the staff, and the quality of the doctor’s. In this crazy world, it is really reassuring to find someplace I can trust.
Bonnie E.
Caring, skilled professional staff that takes great care of their patients!
Barbara K.
Everyone at Advanced Dental Care of Shady Road is professional, friendly and courteous. Thanks especially to Dr. Torres for his attention to detail, and to Leci and Chloe for their professionalism.
Dave D.
All the staff, from the front desk, to financial, to hygenists, to Dr. Larkin, have all been exceptional. They have consistently made my children feel comfortable and safe (my daughter actually said […]
Brynne L.
Melissa was very down to earth and did a great job with my teeth.
Yamil R.
I am completely satisfied with the level of atention and care I’ve gotten from both the staff and Dentist.
John B.
Professional yet personal. All questions were answered to my satisfaction. My comfort was considered in the treatment plan. Felt proper technique was maintained. Clean and comfortable environment.
Donna R.
Dr. Torres is a dynamo and my hygenist is professional and friendly.
Patricia P.
Very nice people
Donald M.
Jennifer and Melissa are the Best, very Helpful… i Highly recommend this office!
Paula R.
My teeth cleaning was awesome. The tech that cleaned my teeth was professional, polite and very knowledgeable about her profession
Douglas R.
Courteous service and gentle procedures.
Theresa H.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (352) 433-4934
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