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Dr. Maria Upshaw - Upshaw Dental Studio | Dentist in Tampa

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Dr. Maria Upshaw

Dr. Maria A. Upshaw was born in Caracas, Venezuela, where she spent her early years. She obtained her first dental degree at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, graduating number one in her class in 1995.

In 1996 Dr. Upshaw moved to the U.S. to pursue her second dental degree at The University of Florida School of Dentistry. She graduated in 2000 and was honored on the Dean's list for her academic achievements. After graduation, Dr. Upshaw had the honor to practice under the mentorship and guidance of Dr. Daniel Bertoch for many years. There, she broadened her knowledge and skills in Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as in Family and Comprehensive Dentistry.

In 2009, Dr. Upshaw acquired a small dental practice which she transformed and grew successfully in just a few years. In 2015, Dr. Upshaw sold the practice to spend more time with her young family, but stayed on as an associate providing continuity and excellent care for her patients.

Dr. Upshaw is excited to start the next chapter of her career, bringing over 20 years of experience along with her extraordinary staff and all the latest dental technology to her new brand dental practice, Upshaw Dental Studio.

Dr. Upshaw loves spending time with her three children and her husband, she also enjoys participating in community activities and challenging outdoor sports.

Dr. Maria Upshaw - Upshaw Dental Studio | Dentist in Tampa

Why We’re Different

At Upshaw Dental Studio, our primary goal is to prioritize the needs and comfort of our patients. We understand that visiting the dentist can be intimidating, and that's why we make it a priority to create a relaxed and welcoming environment. From the moment you arrive, our friendly team will be there to greet you and guide you through your dental journey. We want to ensure that your visit is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible, putting any worries or fears at ease.

We believe that each patient is unique and deserves personalized attention and care. Our team takes the time to listen to your concerns, understand your dental goals, and develop customized treatment plans tailored to your specific needs. Whether you require routine preventive care, restorative treatments, cosmetic enhancements, or specialized dental procedures, we have the expertise and technology to provide the highest quality of care.

Our comprehensive range of services covers all aspects of dentistry, ensuring that all your dental needs can be addressed under one roof.

Advanced Care Techniques

At Upshaw Dental Studio, we are committed to staying at the forefront of dental advancements. Dr. Maria Upshaw our team regularly participates in continuing education and training to provide our patients with the latest techniques and treatments in modern dentistry. We prioritize patient education, taking the time to explain procedures, answer questions, and empower our patients to make informed decisions about their dental health.

Dr. Maria Upshaw - Upshaw Dental Studio | Dentist in Tampa, FL
Dr. Maria Upshaw - Upshaw Dental Studio | Dentist in Tampa, FL

Most Insurance Plans Accepted

We understand that dental care can be a financial consideration for many individuals and families. We work with various insurance providers and offer in-house membership plans and flexible financing options to ensure that high-quality dental care is accessible to all. Our knowledgeable team will assist you in understanding your insurance coverage and maximizing your benefits.

Insurance, Financing, and Membership (IN-HOUSE) Plans

Schedule Your Appointment Today

We invite you to experience exceptional care and personalized attention at Upshaw Dental Studio. Contact our friendly team today to schedule an appointment and embark on a journey towards a healthy, confident smile.

We look forward to welcoming you to our dental family!