Steven D. Spitz, DMD is a Prosthodontist and Implant Dentist. A Prosthodontist is a dentist recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA) as a specialist in restoring and replacing teeth. Dr. Spitz’s post-doctoral studies include a two-year, full-time program at the prestigious Harvard School of Dental Medicine/Boston VA Medical Center, and a General Practice Residency at the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Florida. Dr. Spitz is also a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He currently teaches at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and is on team at Franciscan Children’s Hospital in Brighton, Massachusetts.
As part of his dedication to helping his collegues, as well as the next generation of dentists, Dr. Spitz lectures nationally and internationally on the advanced applications of lasers in dentistry, with emphasis on implant dentistry.
Among his many achievements, Dr. Spitz has long been involved local and international levels with the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and has been elected as an International Director at Large/US Region on AO’s International Board as well.
Locally Dr. Spitz is the immediate past-president of the Boston alumni chapter, serving alumni members and students of Tufts, Harvard and BU dental schools. He has been a Clinical Professor of Prosthodontics in the Department of Post graduate Prosthodontics at Harvard University School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Spitz has the distinction of being selected as one of “America’s Top Dentists” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America on multiple ocaccasionas. As a wonderful side project, Dr. Spitz was also chosen to restore a tooth believed to have been extracted from Benjamin Franklin.
Dr. Spitz received the Award for Leadership and Outstanding Contributions in Advancing Dentistry Through Laser Technology, 2004, by the World Clinical Laser Institute, and has obtained his Masters certificate in the WCLI.
Dr. Spitz is one of few dentists to be accepted into the Birthing of Giants® program. The Birthing of Giants program is an executive educational program jointly hosted by the world-renowned MIT Enterprise Forum, Inc., and the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO). Each year only 60 young entrepreneurs, each under the age of 40 and founders of their corporations, are accepted into the three-year program.
Dr. Spitz and Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry were chosen as Boston’s Best Cosmetic Dentist, 2003 by Improper Bostonian Magazine and were mentioned as, “one of the most reputable places in Boston for cosmetic procedures” by Boston Magazine.
Techniques & Procedures
As a firm believer in utilizing the latest state-of-the-art technology, Dr. Spitz was one of the first dentists in the United States to successfully place dental implants with the use of Waterlase laser. This helpful tool surgically places and restores more difficult dental implant cases for patients who have been told they were not good candidates for dental implants.
Dr. Spitz is also considered a local authority in the advanced use of dental laser, dental implants and all aspects of dental care (Invisalign, sedation, etc.). He also offers Sedation Dentistry for patients that fear dental procedures so they can receive their dental care in one visit while being comfortably sedated.
Dr. Spitz proudly offers the following services:
Dental implant design, surgical placement, lifetime care and restoration.
Laser dental treatment, surgical care and everyday dental care.
Mouth guards, sleep apnea and occlusal/TMJ treatment.
Computerized imaging for before and after comparisons.
Invisalign Clear Braces for all ages.
Come meet the team At Smileboston Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry
If you live in the Boston, MA area and have a desire to fix your missing or damaged teeth, Dr. Spitz and his wonderful team would love to make this happen with beautiful new dental implants. Dental implants have provided many amazing smile transformations and your smile could be next. Still want to know more about the dental implants process, the benefits or financing options? Please feel free to read through the our dental implants website or call one of our friendly team members. Then call our office and schedule your no-obligation consultation today.