Dr Dave is a Florida native. He was born in Tampa, however traveled around the globe as a child with his family (his father was in the air force). His family returned to Florida in 1970. He received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Florida. He went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from University of Florida as well. He completed his training with a residency in Orthodontics from Indiana University. He has been practicing in Leesburg since 1990.
Dr. Dave stays up to date with the field of orthodontics by attending meetings with organizations of which he is a member of such as the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontics, the Florida Association of Orthodontists and is a past president of the Lake County Dental Association.
Dr. Dave is married and has 3 grown sons pursuing their dreams at Florida State University, University of Florida, and Duquesene University. He is an avid college sports fan, and can be found most week-ends watching football or basketball. He also enjoys traveling, collecting disney art, and classic rock and roll.