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Dentist Serving Osprey, Nokomis, and Sarasota, FL

All our professionals at Sean R. Bates, DDS & Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dentist Serving Osprey, Nokomis, and Sarasota, FL

Sean R. Bates, DDS

Dentist in Osprey, Nokomis, and Sarasota, FL

Sean R. Bates, DDS & Associates

Dr. Bates is a native of Columbus, Ohio and attended St. Charles Preparatory High School. Upon his graduation, he attended Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Dr. Bates continued his education at Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, in Nashville, Tennessee graduating with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree.

After his graduation, Dr. Bates became a Captain in the United States Air Force and completed post-doctoral training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in Biloxi, Mississippi. In the residency Dr. Bates, received advanced training in IV conscious sedation, Oral surgery training, endodontic training, prosthodontic training and dental forensic training. He then honorably served at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama as a dentist for an additional three years serving all branches of service. Dr. Bates completed an intensive implant residency and has been an invisalign provider since 2005. Dr. Bates is also licensed to administer Botox and juvaderm injections to his patients.

 Dr. Bates served the Columbus, Ohio community for over ten years and moved to sunny Florida in 2017. He is a proud member of the Osprey/Nokomis community and looks forward to serving for years to come. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, wife Shonna and two daughters Journey and Aleigha. He also is an avid Cleveland Browns fan. GO BROWNS!

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2105 S Tamiami Trail Osprey, FL 34229

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Sean R Bates, DDS & Associates


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8:30 am-1:00 pm