Dr. Marcia Durkan is a highly skilled and compassionate dentist practicing at Sage Dental of West Boca Raton. She is dedicated to providing her patients with the highest level of care and is committed to staying up-to-date on the latest advances in dentistry. She specializes in cosmetic procedures, such as teeth whitening and veneers, and is also skilled in restorative treatments like fillings and crowns.
In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Durkan is actively involved in several professional organizations and regularly attends continuing education courses to stay current in her field.
In her free time, Dr. Durkan enjoys spending time with her family and staying active through outdoor activities like hiking and biking. She is also an avid supporter of several local charities and regularly volunteers her time and resources to give back to the community.
Dr. Jacqueline Urcuyo is a highly skilled and compassionate general dentist serving the Boca Raton community. She holds a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and attends advanced training in all aspects of dentistry, including cosmetic procedures, restorative treatment, and dental surgery.
Throughout her career, Dr. Urcuyo has remained committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advances in dental technology and techniques. She is a member of the American Dental Association and the Florida Dental Association. She regularly attends continuing education courses to ensure that she is providing the best possible care to her patients.
In her practice, Dr. Urcuyo takes a patient-centered approach, working closely with each patient to understand their individual needs and goals. She is dedicated to providing personalized, high-quality care in a warm and welcoming environment.
When she is not seeing patients, Dr. Urcuyo enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and personal wellness.
Dr. Jason Hersh is a highly respected periodontist in the Palm Beach area. He received his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and completed a postdoctoral program in periodontics at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.
Dr. Hersh is known for his expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal (gum) disease, as well as in placing dental implants. He is dedicated to providing his patients with the highest quality of care and takes a personalized approach to treatment, ensuring that each patient's unique needs and goals are met.
In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Hersh is actively involved in continuing education and is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Periodontology and the Florida Dental Association.
Outside the office, Dr. Hersh enjoys spending time with his family and staying active through outdoor activities like hiking and biking. He is also committed to giving back to the community and regularly volunteers his time and resources to local charities. Patients can trust that they will receive top-notch care and personalized treatment from Dr. Hersh at Sage Dental practices in the Palm Beach area.
Dr. Carter is a cum laude graduate of the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in nutritional sciences. At UF, he excelled as a student leader. His superior campus and community involvement allowed him to receive the highest student recognition, induction into the UF Student Hall of Fame. He went on to earn his dental degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, on a U.S. Air Force scholarship. He continued to shine as a student leader, serving as the national treasurer for the Student National Dental Association. He also earned multiple awards, including Dean’s Community Service Award and the Delta Dental Student Leader Award.
After dental school, Dr. Carter was commissioned as a dental corps officer in the U.S. Air Force and attended an advanced education in general dentistry residency at Keesler Air Force Base.
After five years of honorable service, Dr. Carter decided to leave active duty to pursue his passion for endodontics. He received his endodontic training at the Department of Veteran Affairs program in Manhattan, where he operated as chief resident of the entire dental service. He was also adjunct faculty for NYU’s dental school, teaching dental students the art of root canals.
After residency, Dr. Carter worked at a thriving endodontic practice in Long Island, NY. During this time, Dr. Carter continued to serve as a major in the New York Air National Guard, where he acted as chief of dental services at the 106th Rescue Wing in Westhampton Beach, NY. After another five years of service in the Air National Guard, which included a six-month deployment to Kuwait, Dr. Carter decided to move back to his childhood home of South Florida.
Dr. Carter is board certified endodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. He is skilled in a full range of endodontic procedures, and he strives to make every patient feel at ease about root canal treatment. When he is not practicing dentistry, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and eating!
"Dr. David L. Newman attained his B.S. in chemistry at Ithaca College in 1993 before attending SUNY at Buffalo, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2000.
Dr. Newman is passionate about his work and loves creating beautiful smiles for his patients. Healthy living is incredibly important to Dr. Newman, and he enjoys helping people get motivated to become physically fit and live happy, healthy and fulfilling lives as a Beachbody coach.
In his free time, Dr. Newman enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also loves music, reading and traveling."
Dr. Jason Sheikh is a highly skilled oral and maxillofacial surgeon with a wealth of education and experience. A Florida native, he grew up in Boca Raton and graduated from Saint Andrews School and the University of Miami. He completed dental school at the University of Pennsylvania in 2007 and then medical school at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (New York).
After completing his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, Dr. Sheikh further advanced his skills by completing a fellowship in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Charleston Area Medical Center in 2016. He returned home to Delray Beach in 2017 to begin his practice.
Dr. Sheikh is a dedicated professional with a passion for running and is active in his community. His professional interests include anesthesia, tooth extraction, and dental implants.
Dr. Alex Margolis graduated from the prestigious University of Florida and further pursued his studies at the esteemed University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. His journey continued with medical school at New York University, and he excelled during his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery residency at New York University and Bellevue Hospital Center.
Dr. Margolis demonstrated his commitment to serving the less fortunate and our honored veterans at the Manhattan VA hospital throughout his residency. As a proud member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Dental Association, he remains dedicated to staying at the forefront of his field.
Dr. Margolis takes pride in maintaining multiple certifications, including Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Advanced Trauma Life Support. He is particularly passionate about various aspects of oral surgery, such as dentoalveolar surgery, dental implants, benign pathology removal, facial trauma care, and providing general anesthesia to ensure his patients' utmost comfort.
What sets Dr. Margolis apart is his exceptional medical expertise and his empathetic and caring nature. He genuinely strives to alleviate his patients' pain and anxiety. Even under the most challenging circumstances, he remains composed, which greatly reassures and comforts his patients.
Outside of his professional life, Dr. Margolis enjoys spending quality time with his beloved family. His wife, Cheri, and their two young children, Aviva and Aidan, and their furry companion Niko, bring immense joy to his life. While his love for sports is evident, he also delights in culinary adventures and exploring new places, as evidenced by his impressive 30 cruises.
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