Dr. Robert Abbiati of Island Paradise Dental on Marco Island
Dr. Robert J. Abbiati is enthusiastic about the practice of dentistry and provides patients with the highest quality in customized care. He will work hard to earn your trust and furnish you and your family with quality dental care. He is actively investing in the latest technology for the practice.
Born in Teaneck, New Jersey, Dr. Abbiati grew up in Franklin Lakes, where he attended Bergen Catholic High School. After high school, he attended Bucknell University and completed his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and East Asian studies. He also holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Masters of Science in Accounting from Northeastern University.
Additionally, Dr. Abbiati has a Post-Baccalaureate in Biology and Chemistry from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida. He graduated with honors and at the top of his program.
Dr. Abbiati received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the prestigious University of Southern California School of Dentistry in Los Angeles, California. At USC, Dr. Abbiati was a multiple Dean’s List recipient, honors student, and completed his clinical requirements seven months in advanced of the next graduating student in his class. He then pursued an advanced General Practice Residency at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine while working at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY. Dr. Abbiati worked at three Bronx, New York, emergency rooms as a trauma dentist responding to any and all emergency patient needs.
He has taken advanced training in short-term orthodontics, sleep dentistry, mandibular advancement devices, cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, oral surgery, implants, and periodontics. He holds Diplomate status with the International Dental Implant Association. Dr. Abbiati also focuses on implant salvage work restoring broken and failing implants placed over 20 years ago.
He focuses treatment on the latest advances in dentistry. He was the 2012 Academy of General Dentistry Senior Award Winner from University of Southern California.
Dr. Abbiati was awarded America’s Top Dentist 2015, 2016 and 2017 from the Consumer Research Council of America. He was also awarded the 2015 and 2016 Top Dentist from Leading Physicians of the World.
Articles about Dr. Abbiati have appeared in The Naples Daily News and The Marco Eagle. (See links below)
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Prior to moving to Marco Island for his practice, Dr. Abbiati managed two dental clinics in the Florida Panhandle region.
He actively provides pro bono dental care to veterans and their families and to the underserved in the Bronx and in Los Angeles. Dr. Abbiati has conducted missions to the Dominican Republic, Belize and Guatemala and has worked to improve dental care in the community through various outreach mobile clinics.
Dr. Abbiati is half-Italian (father’s side) and half-Danish (mother’s side). Two Ragdoll cats, Ben and Jerry, complete the petting zoo he calls home.
Dr. Abbiati is an avid boater, enjoys fishing, loves to travel, plays golf poorly, and has a real passion for dentistry. Most of the time, you can find him working at the practice.
Hours of Operation
|Monday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Tuesday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Wednesday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Thursday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Friday||8:00am to 5:00pm|