Pediatric Dentistry of Bonita

9510 Bonita Beach Rd SE #101, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

Each of our doctors have each completed two additional years of post-doctoral training in the diagnosis and treatment of dental disease and associated abnormalities specific to children and adolescents. This training includes special education in sedation, hospital dentistry and treatment of the medically and physically compromised child or adolescent.

Our doctors curriculum focused on child psychology which allows them to better understand and accommodate a diverse range of child behaviors. A commitment to education and the future of this great profession allows them to stay informed of the most recent advances in Pediatric Dentistry.

The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry verifies credentials and administers a voluntary examination which must be successfully completed to become a diplomat. A Dental Practitioner with this level of certification exhibits added drive and determination in the pursuit of excellence in the field of Pediatric Dental Health.

Our doctors have achieved certification with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, which as previously stated, represents the highest possible credentials within this field. According to the American Board of Pediatric Dentists, such status has been attained by less than 38% of all Pediatric Dentistry specialists within the United States.

Dr. Taylor was born and raised in Western New York. Dr. Erin Taylor acquired her Bachelor of Science (1998) degree with honors from Chatham College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and her Doctor of Dental Medicine (2002) and Masters in Public Health (2004) degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. Following her graduation from dental school, she completed a two-year residency program in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Taylor received her Board certification in 2006 from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr Taylor was also inducted as a fellow in the International College of Dentistry (2020) for her 'outstanding professional achievement, meritorious service and dedication to the continued progress of dentistry for the benefit of mankind'. Dr. Taylor has been in Private Practice since her graduation in 2004. In addition to private practice, Dr. Taylor was a Clinical Faculty at the University of Florida, Pediatric Dentistry Residency in Naples, FL and is currently an adjunctive Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh where she demonstrates her strong commitment towards education and the future of this great profession. Her husband, Dr. Juan Teodoro, is a periodontist in the area and they are raising a beautiful daughter. As a diversion, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her daughter, and reading.

Dr. Miguel Argumosa was born in Caracas, Venezuela, however, at the young age of 10 moved to Miami, FL with his family and spent his childhood and adolescent years there. He acquired his Bachelor of Science (1998) and Doctor of Dental Medicine (2002) degrees from the University of Florida. Following his graduation from dental school and commissioning to the Navy Dental Corps, Dr. Argumosa completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, FL. In July 2004, he returned to the University of Florida where he graduated from a two-year residency program in Pediatric Dentistry. Shortly after residency, Board certification was sought out via the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry resulting in Diplomat status as of March 2007. Dr. Argumosa devoted 8 years to the U.S. Navy as a Dental Corps Officer. Besides being involved with private practice, Dr. Argumosa also values education within the profession and shared his passion for teaching while serving in a position as Clinical Faculty for the University of Florida, Pediatric Dentistry Residency in Naples, FL. His wife, Dr. Anabel Natali, was also a Navy dentist and was raised in Fort Myers, FL. Drs. Argumosa and Natali have a son who shares their enjoyment of cooking, playing golf/tennis and boating.

Dr. Eastham was born and raised in Macungie, Pennsylvania. In 2008, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. As an undergraduate, Dr. Eastham majored in biology and minored in chemistry where she serendipitously met her husband in one of her biology classes! Subsequently, she continued with her graduate education at the University of Pittsburgh and received her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree in 2012. Following dental school, she moved to Naples, Florida to complete a two year postgraduate Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program through the University of Florida. Dr. Eastham has an undeniable passion for promoting a lifetime of positive oral health practices in our community's pediatric population. In addition, she looks forward to joining Drs. Taylor and Argumosa as Adjunct Faculty at the University of Florida Pediatric Dentistry residency program here in Naples. Her husband, Lucas, is a passionate researcher at a local biofuels company. The Easthams relish being outdoors in the beautiful Florida sunshine, cooking delicious meals and staying active. They are also proud parents of two beautiful children and a German shorthaired pointer named Weston!

Dr. Vanderbosch grew up in Naples, FL and graduated from Gulf Coast High School. After high school, she attended Florida State University as an undergraduate and became a loyal FSU football fan! Her desire to study dentistry brought her to the University of Louisville dental school.After graduating from dental school, a yearning to serve her community directed her to work in the field of public health dentistry where she practiced as a general dentist for four years.Her experience in public health dentistry allowed her to care for countless children and she soon developed a newfound passion and pursued a childrens dental health education by completing a two-year pediatric dental residency at the Childrens Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI.She then practiced as a board-certified pediatric dentist in Tennessee as her husband finished out his Army career at Fort Campbell.She is excited to be back home in Southwest Florida and looks forward to being involved in the community and serving the children of Bonita, Cape Coral and Port Charlotte. When Dr. Vanderbosch finds a little free time, she enjoys spending it with her husband and their three dogs, being out on the boat, fishing, working out and cooking.

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