Dr. Segall has been a practicing prosthodontist in Miami since 1973. He is well known as a local, national and international lecturer whose research in maxillofacial prosthodontics has been printed in numerous journals and textbooks. He is a former professor in the Graduate Prosthodontic Department at Nova Southeastern University. He is also on the clinical staff of Jackson Memorial Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Segall received his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry from the University of Pittsburgh in 1968. Upon graduation, he continued his training in prosthodontics at the University of Pittsburgh and completed his maxillofacial training at Roswell Memorial Park Hospital, a renowned cancer research hospital in Buffalo, NY. A fully integrated member of the Dade County professional community, Dr. Segall is former president of many societies, including the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Miami Beach Dental Society (MBDS), Dade County Dental Research Clinic (DCDRC), and Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity (AODF).
Dr. Ravazzi practiced general and cosmetic dentistry in Brazil for 8 years, before moving to the U.S. in 2001. While in Brazil, she also obtained an Advanced Education degree in Preventive, Interceptive and Corrective Orthodontics. She continued her career in the U.S., being accepted at the University of Southern California in 2005, where she participated in the Advanced Standing Program for International Dentists, achieved the Dean’s list throughout her graduate program, and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree in 2007. After obtaining her licenses in California and Florida, Dr. Ravazzi moved to Miami and joined the practice, performing general, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, CEREC®, Invisalign® and pediatric dentistry. Dr. Ravazzi is a member of Florida Dental Association (FDA), South Florida District Dental Association (SFDDA) and American Dental Association (ADA).
Dr. Pasciuta received her dental degree (DDS) from the Central University of Venezuela, Caracas. Later, she pursued postgraduate training in Operative Dentistry at The University of Iowa, in Iowa City, where she earned a Certificate and Master of Science Degree in Operative Dentistry. In 2005, she completed specialty training in Prosthodontics at the Louisiana State University in New Orleans, where she joined the Faculty of the Department of Prosthodontics as a full-time Assistant Professor. Currently, Dr. Pasciuta works as a Faculty Member in the Graduate Prosthodontics Program at Nova Southeastern University, College of Dental Medicine in Fort Lauderdale and also maintains a private practice limited to Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry.
Dr. Aranguren is a board Certified in Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery. She completed residencies at the University of Connecticut in Advanced Education in General Dentistry in 2013, and Periodontics and Masters in Dental Sciences in 2016. Originally from Venezuela, she graduated from the University of Zulia in 2002 with highest honors. Current practice interests include the full range of periodontal and implant procedures with an emphasis on regenerative, minimally invasive and esthetic periodontics, immediate loading implant dentistry, accelerated orthodontics and dental technology applications. She is certified in conscious sedation, Yomi, Neocis Robotic Implant Surgery, LANAP, Invisalign® and DSD. An active member of the Academy of Osseointegration and ITI, Dr. Aranguren also lectures on Periodontal Regeneration at the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico.
Dr. Ferrufino was born in Spain and raised in Brazil and Bolivia. He graduated at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro as a General Dentist, the same school where, for 2 years, he also did his fellowship in Implantology. After 5 years of working in Brazil as an Implantologist, Dr. Ferrufino decided to move to the United States. Keeping his professional development ongoing, he took two years of Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Florida, where he obtained his Florida dental license in May 2019. Adding expertise to experience, Dr. Ferrufino works in multiple offices as a General Dentist focused on oral surgeries such as implants, wisdom teeth extractions and minor oral interventions. In his leisure time, Dr. Ferrufino enjoys motorcycles and outdoor activities.
Dr. Schwartz was born and raised in New York City, just outside of Manhattan. He earned his undergraduate degree at Tulane University and his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Nova Southeastern University. As part of his training, Dr. Schwartz went on to complete a year-long residency program (AEGD) in Boise, Idaho, where he furthered his skills in implant placement and cosmetic dentistry procedures. He loved his time in South Florida for dental school and was more than happy to return to the area after spending a year out West. As a member of the Sharp Dentistry team, Dr. Schwartz is committed to providing excellent, personalized dental care that improves not only your smile but also your quality of live and is excited to get to know each of his many patients.
Dr. Ossa Gomez has a passion for her profession that has led her to build the essential educational and practical foundation for diagnosing and creating treatment plans to care for her patients. She began her career as a graduate of the Colegio Odontológico Colombiano in Bogotá, then completed a Masters in Endodontics from the University of Buenos Aires. Over the next 15 years, she successfully grew her private practice through two separate clinics in the greater Buenos Aires area. Her family brought her to Miami and she began teaching in the Endodontics department at Nova University. This experience allowed her to share her learnings with others and her own talents in the process. Dr. Ossa Gomez also completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Miami. Proud of her profession and the kind of care she provides, Dr. Ossa Gomez aims to always deliver the highest quality of service.
Dr. Larson earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Her dental training uniquely positions her to appreciate proper jaw alignment, skeletal discrepancies, and facial balance. Her extensive training with the head and neck has helped her develop a keen eye for facial balance and aesthetic harmony. In keeping with Dr. Larson, no two patients are identical. Because of this, each patient’s plan is customized to their exact specifications that will allow for a natural and refreshing aesthetic. She loves working with her patients to build on their inherent beauty with non-invasive, non-surgical subtle enhancements. She has been trained in injectable procedures at the renowned Aesthetic Skin Institute and receives numerous ongoing studies each year to stay up to date on the newest techniques and provide her patients with the best results.