Paul D. Fotek, DMD, MS
Dr. Fotek is a native of Poland but grew up in Toronto, Canada. He attended the University of Toronto and in 2002 he earned his Dental Degree in Poland where he graduated in the top 5 percent of his class. Dr. Fotek then completed his post-doctoral specialty training at the University of Michigan, when in 2007, he received his Certificate in Periodontics, along with a Master of Science degree, from the University of Michigan. During his residency at the University of Michigan, Dr. Fotek was a Clinical and Surgical Instructor in the undergraduate dental clinic, worked as a periodontist at the VA Hospital, and was awarded a teaching fellowship which he completed at the end of his residency. He also held an appointment as a surgical instructor for General Dentists.
Dr. Fotek always strived to surpass his educational requirements. While at Michigan, he was trained to perform Wilckodontics®, obtained accreditation to perform IV sedation, and completed additional advanced Surgical Training at the prestigious Misch International Implant Institute. In 2007, he passed his examinations and became Board Certified and received Diplomate certification in Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery. Dr. Fotek’s active participation in local and international dental societies includes the American Board of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology, Florida Association of Periodontists, Holistic Dental Association, and International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology. Dr. Fotek is also a past President of the Central Palm Beach County Dental Association.
Dr. Fotek’s areas of special interest and expertise are implant-related esthetics. However, despite his extensive focus on esthetic and clinical dentistry, Dr. Fotek puts an emphasis on understanding the patient’s problem from a biologic perspective and offers unconventional solutions to help support not only oral but overall health. By understanding the biologic principles, Dr. Fotek practices an alternative and holistic approaches to accelerate the healing process and to achieve health and harmony. Regardless of the complexity of your dental needs, you can be assured that all your treatment is handled with precision and meticulous care.
Fotek’s active participation in local, national and international dental
- Past President of Central Palm Beach County Dental Association
- American Academy of Periodontology
- American Board of Periodontology
- International Team for Implantology
- Florida Dental Association
- Atlantic Coast District Dental Association
- American Dental Association
- Director of the Spears Study Club in Jupiter
Dr. Fotek’s areas of special interest encompass periodontal and implant-related esthetics. However, despite his extensive focus on clinical dentistry, Dr. Fotek tries to understand the patient’s problem from their perspective and offer solutions. Regardless of the complexity of your needs, rest assured that your treatment is handled with precision and meticulous care.
After his day at the office, Dr. Fotek spends his time with his two kids, Julia and Alex, as well as his wife, Ilona.