Jeff Pecora, DMD
Dr. Jefferson M. Pecora is a highly skilled and compassionate general dentist, specializing in cosmetic, restorative, and implant dentistry. His journey in dentistry began with a solid educational foundation, starting with a degree in chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh in 1984. Dr. Pecora’s passion for dentistry led him to the Temple University School of Dentistry, where he graduated in 1988. His quest for excellence in implant dentistry took him to Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, followed by further specialization in orthodontics at Boston University School of Dentistry. Dr. Pecora’s commitment to providing exceptional clinical and aesthetic results is evident in his dedication to ensuring optimal oral health for all his patients.
Professionally, Dr. Pecora has a rich history of success in the dental field. His career began in 1988 when he established a private practice in Warminster, PA, demonstrating his proficiency in starting and growing a dental practice early on. From 1995 to 2013, he took over and expanded a retiring doctor’s private practice in Sarasota, FL, further cementing his reputation as a skilled practitioner and businessperson. A family event led him to take various short-term associate positions between 2014 and 2017. Most recently, from 2017 to 2023, Dr. Pecora purchased and grew another private practice in Palm Bay, FL.
Dr. Pecora’s professional affiliations are as impressive as his educational and professional background. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, and various local Dental Societies in areas where he has practiced. His commitment to continuous learning is exemplified by his membership in the Academy of General Dentistry, where he has completed over 1000 hours of post-graduate education. Licensed by the Northeast Regional Board, Texas, and Florida, Dr. Pecora is also deeply involved in his community. He has served as a past president of the Rotary Club and actively volunteers for various charitable dental organizations. Furthermore, his involvement with the Chamber of Commerce highlights his dedication not only to the dental community but also to the broader society he serves.
Dr. Nathaniel Soto
Dr. Nathaniel “Nate” Soto, was born and raised in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez, were he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He continued his education at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland were he received a Post-baccalaureate Intramural Research Award. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Maryland-Baltimore and followed that training with a two year residency at the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan where he was designated Chief Resident. He was also trained in emergency and hospital dentistry at the University of Michigan Medical Center.
Dr. Soto strives to create positive experiences and lifelong healthy smiles. His approach is to provide a dental experience that can change a patient’s outlook on dentistry and their oral health, making sure they leave the office happy, healthy and with a memorable dental experience.