Sage Dental

Sage Dental of
South Miami(Office of Drs. Lopez and Sandoval)

5966 S. Dixie Hwy., Suite 312
South Miami, FL 33143

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Meet our Dentists & Specialists

Arnaldo Lopez, DDS
General Dentist in South Miami, FL
Andrew Sandoval, DDS
General Dentist in South Miami, FL
Allow us to introduce Dr. Andrew Sandoval, a compassionate and skilled dentist with a remarkable background. Originally hailing from Los Angeles, California, Dr. Sandoval served the nation for five years as a U.S. Army member, including a duty tour in Iraq. After his military service, he pursued his dream of becoming a dentist, graduating from the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry in 2018. Driven by a desire to help patients, particularly those in pain, Dr. Sandoval chose dentistry as his calling. He is passionate about pain management, restoring healthy and youthful smiles, and improving the overall well-being of his patients. Embracing the opportunity to work with Sage Dental, he takes great pride in treating and caring for the local community, enhancing access to quality dental care for all. Among his favorite procedures, surgical extractions hold a special place as they bring relief to patients suffering from pain. For those considering a career in dentistry, Dr. Sandoval offers words of encouragement. He acknowledges that the journey may be lengthy, but with dedication and effort, anything is possible. As a dedicated family man, he is happily married and cherishes the joys of parenthood with two children. Beyond dentistry, Dr. Sandoval finds pleasure in traveling, kiteboarding, skiing, and basketball, embracing a well-rounded approach to life.
Shmuel Stern, DDS
Periodontist in South Miami, FL
Meet Dr. Shmuel Stern, a board-certified Periodontist who graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Brooklyn College. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from New York University College of Dentistry in 2000. After completing his residency in general practice at Staten Island University Hospital, Dr. Stern pursued a postdoctoral program in the College of Dental Medicine at Nova Southeastern University, where he delved into various aspects of Periodontics, Implant Dentistry, and Periodontal Prosthetics. In 2004, he obtained his Certificate in Periodontology. As a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Dr. Stern has been recognized with numerous awards, including the CCPA Award (2000) and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists Award (2000). He is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration, Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity, the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, and the South Florida District Dental Association. Dr. Stern is the Director of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry for the Residency Program at Community Smiles, a non-profit dental clinic committed to promoting oral health education and enhancing dental care access for underserved families and children in Miami-Dade County. He has also lectured and served as a clinical instructor at Nova Southeastern University's postdoctoral program in Periodontics. When he is not practicing dentistry, Dr. Stern enjoys engaging in outdoor activities such as kayak fishing and spending quality time with his family. He is fluent in both English and Hebrew.
Javier de la Fuente Balboa, DMD
Endodontist in South Miami, FL
Dr. Javier Balboa is a highly skilled endodontist in Hallandale Beach, Florida. Throughout his career, Dr. Balboa has consistently demonstrated a commitment to excellence in all aspects of endodontic care. He is highly trained in the latest techniques and technologies and is passionate about helping his patients achieve the best possible outcomes. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Balboa is actively involved in continuing education and research. Outside the office, Dr. Balboa enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and participating in various outdoor activities. He is fluent in English and Spanish and is dedicated to providing compassionate and personalized care to patients from all walks of life.

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