Exceptional Dentistry with a Warm, and Personal Touch

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Vero Beach Dentist

About Dr. Root


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After obtaining his degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine, Dr. Root pursued his post-graduation in complex restorative dentistry at the Pankey Institute, Spear Education, Gordon Christensen Seminars, and the University of Florida. He is an active member, the former president, and the international service director of the Vero Beach Sunrise Rotary Club.

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At Root Dental, we offer our patients exceptional dentistry with a warm and personal touch. As you step foot into our practice, warm and cheerful smiles will greet you. Everyone notices when you are here and our entire dental team would know you by your name. We take patient satisfaction very seriously and hence, your smile is our top priority. Our entire team is committed to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve.


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The walkway to our dental office is surrounded with an abundance of relaxing greenery and plants. As you step inside, help yourself to our beverage station during your brief wait. During treatment, we offer neck pillows, and to ease dental procedures we use The Wand®️ technology to deliver pain-free local anesthetic.

Genuine Interaction

Before we commence any service, our staff will explain your options, welcome your questions and honor your choices. Throughout your appointment, we ensure that you’re comfortable and that you understand what’s happening and why.


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Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is one of the most comprehensive cosmetic dental procedures that can enhance the appearance of your smile. At Root Dental, we offer comprehensive smile makeovers to our …

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Removable Partial Dentures

Removable partial dentures are the affordable option to fill in spaces when teeth are missing. A patient can restore multiple edentulous areas much more inexpensively than other options. A removable …

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Fixed Bridge Vs Dental Implant

There are two excellent treatment options to choose from when you lose a tooth. Both the bridge and the dental implant are long-lasting solutions that look like natural teeth. Both …

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Complete Dentures

Do you want beautiful dentures that you can actually use? Dr. Rick Root can give you truly beautiful and long-lasting dentures. He can give you a beautiful smile makeover with …

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Implant Overdentures

Removable complete dentures can be a great way to replace missing teeth, and Dr. Root has provided beautiful, natural-looking, and comfortable dentures to many patients who are extremely happy with …

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Implant Crowns and Bridges

One of the great things about dental implants is that they feel like natural teeth. That’s because they replace the tooth root as well as the visible part of the …

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Crowns and Bridges

Porcelain crowns by Dr. Root can help restore teeth that have been badly worn, broken, or decayed. WHAT ARE PORCELAIN CROWNS?A dental crown is commonly referred to as a “cap.” …

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Cosmetic Dentistry & Smile Makeovers

Dr. Rick Root is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and he offers a variety of services to help you feel great about your smile. Dental bonding …

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What our patients are saying...

"I only can say one thing about Root Dental they are amazing. They treat you like you are their most important patient like you are family. I am having major restorative and cosmetic work done and they have explained every procedure evey step of the way and always asks if I have any questions. By th…"

"Great owner ship of their craft. Helped with every question. Spot on billing upfront. Dr. And Personal right on time and made you fill at home. Thanks again"

"A personal touch is evident at Root Dental from the very first appointment. Caring staff and a safe environment. Covid precautions and procedures are followed. Overview: a friendly group offering professional knowledgeable dental care with your comfort in mind."

"My first visit with Root Dental provided exceptional service. The Staff was extremely proficient and professional, yet you felt like family. I can honestly say in all the years of seeing a dentist for multiple issues beside routine maintenance; implant, perio, snap-on denture, etc., this visit wa…"

"Dr Root and his fantastic staff made going to the dentist a pleasure! From the moment you walk in his friendly staff are so welcoming. My cleaning was the best I have ever had. The dental work was painless his asst his so sweet and efficient and Dr Root a great dentist! Highly recommend him."

"Everyone is always caring and kind."

"The service overall was phenomenal and the staff are the friendliest people you would encounter in your lifetime. Dr. Root himself, he is a great dentist and one of the best in the state of Florida."

"I always have a pleasant experience there. The chairs are comfortable and I get a pillow. The hygienist is gentle and thorough. Dr Root always finds problems before I am aware of them. I always trust he does the best job possible with my teeth."

"Dr Root is an excellent dentist with amazing team working with him. His team is friendly and explain everything they are doing as the dental procedure is taking place. Extremely happy with his office !"

"Nancy I’d a great hygienist!!!! I highly recommend Dr. Root and I’ve been a patient for many years!"

"Root Dental has been our Dentist over 20 years. Very Professional practice - cleanliness and safety is always assured."

"They are the best !! Professional , and care about their patients ❤️"

"I am very satisfied with Root Dental and would highly recommend them."

"They were very knowledgeable and very helpful with my experience I look forward to working with them"

"Very professional, friendly and helpful staff. Dr. Root was very thorough and explained everything we'll."

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Vero Beach, FL

3755 20th Pl, Vero Beach, FL 32960

Email: staff@rootdentalvero.com

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Office Hours

  • Monday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday8:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • SaturdayClosed
  • SundayClosed