Jorge Fornaris, DMD, is a dental implant specialist at Doral Sedation & Family Dentistry in Doral, Florida. Dr. Fornaris was raised in Holguin, Cuba. When he was 16 years old, his family moved to the United States in hopes of finding a better life.
Dr. Fornaris attended the University of South Florida, where he studied molecular biology. Upon graduating, he was chosen to join some of the top dental schools in the nation, but ultimately decided to attend the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He graduated with high honors and was granted the Robert G. Levine Award during his time there for his outstanding academic performance.
After completing his dental school training, Dr. Fornaris relocated to South Miami to pursue a residency program in general dentistry at the University of Florida.
Dr. Fornaris has extensive training in several specialties, including full mouth rehabilitation from the Nash Institute for Dental Learning, advanced bone grafting from the Pikos Institute, LANAP from the Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry, prosthetics and implant surgery from the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry and the Misch Resnick Institute, as well as intravenous (IV) and oral sedation from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry.
In addition, he holds certifications in basic life support (BLS) as well as advanced life support (ALS). He is also an active member of the Florida Dental Society of Anesthesiology, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), American Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Fornaris has completed fellowship training at the ICOI and the Academy of Laser Dentistry.