Meet Our Friendly & Compassionate Dentists In Vero Beach, FL

Dr. Alex Planes, DDS

Founder & CEO

Dr. Alex Planes achieved his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Universidad Iberoamericana and completed his residency at Columbia University. Continually passionate about ongoing education, he went on to train at Augusta University to become certified in the State of Florida for conscious sedation.

Dr. Planes is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. He has also achieved Mastership status from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Planes developed an interest in dentistry as a child – he made his foray into the industry as a dental technician when he was just 12! – and has always been focused on helping people. He loves treating patients of all ages and comfort levels and is devoted to creating environments that put people at ease. Highly experienced in all areas of general dentistry, Dr. Planes is particularly passionate about providing diligent and effective restorative, cosmetic, and sedation dentistry services.

In his spare time, Dr. Planes loves spending time with his wife and their three beautiful boys.

Dr. Dorothy del Rio, DMD

Lead Dentist

Dr. del Rio was raised in Tampa, Florida. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and then proceeded to complete her doctoral degree with high distinction at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

Dr. del Rio aims to create a positive dental experience for her patients while providing quality dental services. She prides herself in helping patients keep their smiles healthy and values education and prevention.
On her spare time, Dr. del Rio likes to go to the beach and enjoy an acai bowl. She also loves animals, trying new recipes and spending time with her family.

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