Tim Verwest - Pediatric Dentistry of Ft. Myers
A Florida Gator fan and avid outdoorsman, Dr. Tim Verwest works as a Pediatric Dentist in Fort Myers, Florida, with more than 20 years of professional and academic experience. Dr. Verwest graduated from the University Of Florida College Of Dentistry in 1989. After exploring several options for dental specialties in school, he decided to focus on his chosen field in his senior year. Working with younger patients at Pediatric Dentistry of Fort Myers affords Dr. Verwest the chance to take on cases with significant dental needs, most notably with severe decay and anxiety problems.
Consistently engaged with the field, Dr. Tim Verwest has done significant research. His specific areas of concern are the pros and cons of allowing parents into treatment rooms and why parents should choose a pediatric dentist over a regular dentist for their children. Professionally, Dr. Tim Verwest is frequently recognized for excellence in pediatric dental care and customer satisfaction. His practice earned four stars and an award for excellence from Talk of the Town Awards, an organization which polls customer satisfaction levels.
Before starting his private practice, Dr. Tim Verwest held positions with larger medical institutions. While working for Lee Memorial Hospital, Dr. Verwest served on the staff for the Dental Surgery Section. He also took a brief appointment as Chief Resident at the University of Florida, Department of Pediatric Dentistry. Today, Dr. Tim Verwest is a member of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and Lee County Dental Society, Inc. He lives in Fort Myers, Florida, with his wife and son, and in his leisure time, he enjoys boating, fishing, and traveling.