Dr. Avi Schetritt

Dr. Avi Schetritt is a board certified Periodontist.  Dr. Schetritt grew up in Montreal, Canada, where he completed his undergraduate studies at McGill University.  He went on to receive his dental degree (DMD) at the University of Montreal.

After two years in general private practice, Dr. Schetritt returned to school, this time at University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada where he completed his periodontal residency program.  During his periodontal training, he developed a passion for soft tissue procedures and pursued this aspect of his specialty with particular interest.

Dr. Schetritt is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOI).  He is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Canadian Academy of Periodontology, the Florida Association of Periodontists and numerous local dental societies and study clubs.  He was also appointed as Chairperson of the ICOI Table Clinic Presentations and has served in this capacity for the last several years.  Dr. Schetritt is a senior reviewer on the editorial board of Implant Dentistry, the official journal of the ICOI.

“Dr. Avi” as he likes to be called, is a devoted educator, and lectures nationally and internationally on soft tissue procedures, bone regeneration and implants on a regular basis.  He has also authored several articles and textbook chapters on these topics.