Dr. Thomas McCawley, DDS

800 E Broward Blvd #706, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Dr. Tom McCawley has practiced in Fort Lauderdale for over 40 years. A graduate of the University of Illinois College Of Dentistry, Dr. McCawley holds a specialty degree in Periodontics from Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry and recently appointed to the Florida State Board of Dentistry.

Dr. McCawley lectures frequently to universities and dental groups throughout the country and internationally on Periodontics for the 21 Century The Latest Advances in Anti Infective Therapy, and on Practice and Life Management.

He has presented new groundbreaking research on laser effects on bacteria to the American Academy of Dental Research, the American Academy of Periodontology and the North American Society of Periodontists. Drs. Tom and Mark McCawley recently co-authored four new studies on Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) including a groundbreaking study proving that the laser killed the disease causing bacteria in infected pockets. These studies make them among the leading researchers in the world on minimally invasive laser periodontal treatment an he is Co-editor of the Periodontal Letter 5000 in circulation

In 2009, at the height of the financial crisis, he published a book to help young dentists and others with their life balance and finances that has sold over 2000 copies and he has donated over 1000 copies to dental students at Nova and many others. Its title is The 4 Simple Secrets to Avoiding Lifes BIG Financial MESSTAKES-REDISCOVERING the Simple Secrets to a Great Income, Financial Independence and Most Importantly, A GREAT LIFE!

Dr. Mark McCawley is a lifelong resident of Fort Lauderdale. He graduated Cum Laude from Florida State University. He received his D.M.D. degree from Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine and also a Masters of Science, as well as, a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study after a three year residency in periodontology and implants from Nova. Dr. Mark McCawley is a Diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology and a fellow of the American College of Dentists. Dr McCawley is also Board Certified in Periodontology and Dental Implant Surgery.

He is trained and certified in the Pinhole Surgical Technique, a minimally invasive treatment for gingival recession. He is certified as an Advanced Pinhole Surgeon, one of only 30 in the world.He is also trained in the Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure and has two published research studies on LANAP. He has lectured on this research to the American Academy of Dental Research and to the North American Society of Periodontists.

Dr. McCawley has taken additional advanced training in implant placement and implant related bone grafting and sinus surgery from the Global Dental Implant Academy in California. He lectured to the Academy on peri-implantitisat a international meeting held in LosAngeles

He emphasizes treating the microbiological cause of periodontal disease not just the resultant pockets. He teaches the graduate periodontal residents at Nova SoutheasternUniversitymicrobiology and the appropriate use of antibiotics to help treat periodontal infections.He uses minimally invasive therapies such as lasers and Pinhole surgery in a gentle manner using sedation where indicated for anxious patients.

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