During your first visit to our facility, it is very important that you please make sure you bring a list of all your medical history and conditions, the names of the doctors you see and their telephones, a list of all medications and supplements you are taking, any allergies you might have well as all pertinent insurance information.
It is vitally important for potential patients to educate themselves in understanding, knowing and realizing the importance of obtaining facts and information about how to choose a surgeon. Patients need to understand that it is imperative to consider asking critical questions when considering the doctor that will perform their surgery or procedure. Any well-trained, reputable and confident surgeon will welcome all patient questions, and will want you to be completely truthful and comfortable with his/her qualifications.
Marcos Daz was born in New York City, raised in Caracas and Mexico City, and is fluent in both English and Spanish. He graduated from Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and earned his dental degree as a Cum Laude Graduate from Georgetown University School of Dentistry in Washington, DC.
He has completed two postgraduate residencies, one in hospital dentistry and the other in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Both were completed in California at Valley Medical Center/UCLA. During his surgical residency Dr. Daz received extensive training in facial cosmetic surgery. In addition to his surgical residency he completed a one year temporomandibular joint arthroscopic surgery fellowship at Baptist Hospital in Miami, Florida under the preceptorship of Dr. McCain, one of the pioneers of TMJ arthroscopic surgery.
Dr. Marcos Daz is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology is fully licensed in both, the State of Florida and in the State of California. He has been practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in a private practice setting over twenty years.
He has elected to further enhance his education and training by obtaining fellowships from the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American College of Dentists, the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, as well as the International College of Oral Implantology.
He is a Fellow Graduate of the world renowned Misch Institute of Oral Implantology. In addition, Dr. Daz holds two masterships from the Academy of Laser Dentistry in the use of CO2 (carbon dioxide) and Ho:YAG (Holmium:Yag) lasers.