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Dr. Paola Donaire, DDS

Prosthodontist, Dentist

Professional statement

Dr. Paola Donaire believes in providing the best quality dental care in a friendly, comfortable, compassionate, caring, and professional environment. She attended the University of New Orleans and graduated from Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry in 1998. She continued her studies at Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry and received a Certificate in Prosthodontics. Following that, she was accepted into a Fellowship program and received a certificate in Esthetic and Implant Restoration from Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry. Through this training, Dr. Donaire became proficient in many aspects of dentistry including full mouth rehabilitation, extractions, root canals, crown, bridge, and implant restoration, cosmetic and restorative procedures, dentures and partials. For the last fifteen years, she practiced dentistry in Metaire, Louisiana while serving as part-time clinical faculty at Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry. She is fluent in both Spanish and English to better serve patients’ needs. In her off time, Dr. Donaire enjoys spending time with her husband of 19 years, Ronnie, her two children, Adrian and Mina, and her family and friends. Her son Adrian will begin working on his Visual Arts degree at the Kansas City Art Institute this fall. Her daughter Mina is starting sixth grade and is very excited about embarking on new adventures. During her leisure time, Dr. Donaire enjoys traveling, reading, and music. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to move to sunny Florida and intends to visit all the beaches in the area. Dr. Donaire is looking forward to meeting you, taking care of your dental needs and forming long-lasting relationships.

In-network insurances

  • Advantica
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas

Specialties

  • Prosthodontist
  • Dentist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Dental School - Louisiana State University, Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Louisiana State University, Certificate in Prosthodontics
  • Louisiana State University, Fellowship in Implant and Esthetic Dentistry

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1427353549

Office locations

Smile Design Dentistry

7277 Bee Ridge Road

Sarasota, FL 34241

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Had a great check up and cleaning appointment. No cavities. Dr. Donaire was awesome, and super gentle. Will be coming back for sure.
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The entire staff was absolutely wonderful, from front desk to the assistant Gloria. Dr. Donaire is sweet,compassionate & an absolute delight. I felt absolutely nothing at all & will never again see another dentist other then her.
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I have had two dental emergencies. When I called, I was seen same day. Dr. Donaire exhibits great concern and dealt with my issues. Her staff expedited my visit and exhibited utmost concern. Everyone demonstrated exceptionel professionalism. I have complete confidence with my dental care with Dr. Donaire.
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I could not have been more pleased and satisfied. I really appreciated your seeing me on such short notice.
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I was a little hesitant about getting my exam/ cleaning done, because I am terrified of dental appt. However, Dr. Donaire & Cindy made me feel so comfortable. They are so warm, it truly makes dental visits a little better. Front desk is so welcoming and helpful.
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