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4755 Highway A1A, Vero Beach, FL, 32963
10157 South Federal Highway, Port Saint Lucie, FL, 34952

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Dr. Alex A. Planes has a true passion for quality comprehensive care. A native of South Florida, Dr. Planes is thrilled to call Vero Beach his new home. After completing dental school Dr. Planes continued his education by completing two more years of continued education at the prestigious Columbia University. He has completed several hundred hours in Implant, Cosmetic and General Dentistry. Dr. Planes is a member of several dental organizations. He received the Mastership status from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, FDA, ADA, and the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Planes’ philosophy is that the first step in achieving optimal personal health is maintaining a healthy mouth. Our mission is to create naturally beautiful smiles while enhancing our patients overall well-being by using the latest technologies and suggesting a dental diagnosis that makes sense for the patient.

Dr. Alex A. Planes has been elected as one of Americas Top Dentists in 2013 and 2014 by the Consumers Research Council of America, and he is committed to excellent care.

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Always a pleasure. Makes going to the dentist enjoyable.

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I have had several what I would consider ( as a "civilian") major procedures with Dr Planes and I can say unequivocally: He's absolutely the best dentist I have ever had, bar none. Very pleasant personality very competent and is able to Alleviate patient's apprehension. I have literally experienced no pain. As far as the cosmetic aspect, he has a very artistic Eye, with great attention to detail Because of my job I'd rather you didn't publish my name but if anybody wants to call me I'll be happy to talk to them

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Very professional and very friendly. Makes going to the dentist a pkeasure!

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Very professional staff and the best dentist I have ever had . My crown ( an old one NOT placed by Dr Planes) fell out . I was able to get a prompt appointment and had it fixed . Very very satisfied .

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A good visit. One thing I liked is that the Doctor knew his limitations, recommending me to an oral surgeon who could remove the tooth that I am having trouble with. Also he has a Wonderful assistant :)

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I cannot say enough about the incredible care I received at this office, from start to finish. I am one of "those" who have acute anxiety about seeing a dentist, & haven't been in over 15 years. Christina, Kim, & Dr Planes went overboard trying to make me comfortable, secure, & relaxed. Everything was explained in fine detail & I was never made to feel embarrassed about the condition of my teeth. They strove to ensure the plan to help me was within my budget. I'm now looking forward to getting the work done and my fear is gone! Thank you to all!!

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I just recently moved to Vero Beach and was long overdue for a dental checkup & fillings. I found Dr. Planes office through a Google search and was pleasantly surprised with how friendly the staff was! My first appointment for fillings was quick, easy, and not at all traumatic like my previous experiences with the dentist. Dr. Planes is someone I will recommend to all of my friends & family!

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TRULY PROFESSIONAL IN ALL RESPECTS. NOT ONLY DR PLANES BUT EVERYONE ON HIS STAFF THAT I CAME IN CONTACT WITH. THERE IS A 'HAPPY' ATMOSPHERE IN THIS PRACTICE NOT FOUND IN OTHERS I AM FAMILIAR WITH. THE BIG SURPRISE CAME AFTER EXTENSIVE EXAMINATION AND PICTURE TAKING . . . THE BILL. TOTALLY INEXPENSIVE FOR TOP QUALITY WORKMANSHIP. PLUS - ALL WORK DONE RIGHT ON THE PREMISES IN THE SAME DAY! MY HIGHEST RECOMMENDATION ON THIS EXCEPTIONAL EXPERIENCE.

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Thank you for the professional atmosphere, staff and a job well done. I am happy that my Angels guided me to y'all.

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Unfortunately, a tooth extraction was necessary. It went smoothly, without pain. Post operative instructions were given to me in the office as well as a printed copy for me to take home. Dr. Planes and his dental assistant were pleasant and thoughtful of my situation. My spouse and I are happy patients for over 2 years now. We trust him.

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Spotless, polished offices, upbeat and professional staff, thorough and informed visit.

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Christina is an asset for Alex Plains, DDS. Proper, professional, and personable, that's Christina ! Truly, after my first visit, I really thought, in no way was this office suitable for me. Dr. Plains, I feel is outstanding in every manor, however I was not comfortable with his staff, and told him so. I felt some were not neat, articulate, and not professional...NOT so, with Christina. Thank you, Dr. Plains

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The Hygienist cleaned my teeth better than they have ever been cleaned before. I was taken care of like royalty. They really pay special attention to the needs of their patients. I am happy I switched to this dental office. I really feel like they had my best interests in mind while I was there.

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My visit wit Alex Planes, DDS was great. Dr. Alex is very professional and knowledgeable. He took time to explain the procedures and the expected results. The members of staff are also very knowledgeable and welcoming.

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Excellent dentistry service with very professional staff!!

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...What more can be said about the greatest Dental Arts in all of Florida.

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I am very happy with my recent visit. I was seen immediately and everything was explained to me. I really like the email notification to remind me that I have an appointment. Overall I am very pleased with my experience.

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I received great service, professional assistance and friendly office counseling. Thank you, thank you.

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Outstanding! The latest technology, a very pleasant experience

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I am very satisfied with the service I received. I was treated with decency and respect by the Receptionist, Dental Assistant and Doctor. An extremely high level of professionalism was demonstrated. I have already told my co-workers of my experience and would recommend Alex Planes, DDS to everyone.

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Alex is great! He has a very relaxing demeanor and always takes the time to explain his work - which I absolutely appreciate. I was in for an 8am root canal; he and Christina took great care of me. The procedure was quick and clean, they're hands were steady and confident. The office staff and hygienists I've worked are equally awesome, very friendly and helpful. I'd recommend his office to my own mother!

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Dr. Planes is a very knowledgeable and expert dentist. He has a heart of gold and tons of compassion for his patients. If he had not worked with me I would never be able to afford to have my teeth fixed. I feel blessed that I found him and he is my dentist for life. I would never trust anyone else the way I trust him. He constantly checked to make sure that I was comfortable and not in pain. No dentist has ever done that for me. He truly cares and is a man of honor. I recommend him to everyone because he can fix whatever your problem is.

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Thorough and professional yet caring.

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Dr Planes and staff are very professional. They honestly take an interest in delivering quality and pleasant service.

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I have been so pleased with my choice. Dr. Planes and his staff have been wonderful, kind and payient. So happy with my results so far.

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I arrived 10 minutes early and was escorted to the exam room promptly. Staff members went out of their way to greet me cheerfully. My appointment today was with the Doctor and his assistant. The care was professional, considerate and painless. Excellent experience!

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Very pleased with professional treatment, breakdown of plan of care, and results, compared to our previous experience with past dental offices.

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You can go to the dentist and enjoy your visit. Dr. Planes and the entire staff do everything to make the visit as pleasant as possible, very informative as to the work that has to be done and all with friendliness and a good laugh or two!! Aside from all this, the work that is done is perfect and you never walk out of that office until you are completely satisfied.

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Dr. Planes took time to listen to my concerns and comnents. He explained my issues in terms that I was able to understand. He conveys confidence that lets me know that I a will be receiving the best dental care available.

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Works with insurance plan. Very important!

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This place is by far the best around in Vero. I've never had an issue with appointments or scheduling. Great, attentive and knowledgeable staff, and Dr. Planes is a superb dentist. I've never enjoyed going to the dentist, but they make it as comfortable as possible with the option of glasses, or headphones or other choice comforts. The room has a beautifully large window where you can look out and see the water, or you can watch Netflix on the big screen tv! I highly reccomend trying out Dr Planes.

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Great.

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My appointment with Dr. Planes & his staff was on time & efficient. I received the needed treatment in a timely manner and painlessly. Thank you Dr. Planes & staff.

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All the staff are very friendly and caring. Dr Planes takes a personal approach toward his patient's needs.

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Procedure well explained

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Over the course of 3 months, Dr. Planes and his incredible staff helped transform my smile into something that I am SO proud of! What a boost of confidence. Forever grateful!

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All went well. Staff is helpful and they put you at ease. Dr. Planes is an attentive practitioner.

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Excellent

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Dr Planes is a most caring and competent dentist. I am so glad to have found him.

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I had the best of care.