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They’re highly experienced – and they’re your dental implant team

Learn more about the dental implant dentist team below!

Fidel Barbosa, DMD
Prosthodontist

Dr. Barbosa graduated magna cum laude from the University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine, and received his Combined Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial Prosthetics Degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry. He was an Assistant Professor at the Indiana University School of Dentistry, and the Module Director for the Introduction to Dental Implants and Clinical Implantology. Prior to working at TurningPoint as a dental implant dentist, he was also the Director and Assistant Professor for Preclinical and Clinical Implant Prosthodontics.

Dr. Barbosa was born in a small town in Puerto Rico, raised with a large family and close-knit community. Today, dentistry allows Dr. Barbosa, to continue his passion for serving others by delivering quality dental care through the use of his hands. He takes the phrase, “you’re in good hands” to heart and enjoys the gift of seeing patients regain the desire and joy to smile. Aside from dentistry, Dr. Barbosa prioritizes religion, family and friends, and enjoys spending time with his wife, Tina and son, Fidel.

Dental Education
Indiana University School of Dentistry
Indianapolis, IN

University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine
Puerto Rico

Professional Associations & Affiliations
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS), American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), American Dental Association (ADA)

Dental Specialties
Prosthodontics, Maxillofacial Prosthetics

Practicing Since
1996

Languages
English, Spanish

Ethnicity
Hispanic/Latino 



Desmon A. Brown, DDS
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr. Brown grew up in Kingston, Jamaica where he received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Zoology. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honors from Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington DC, inducted into the National Dental School Honor Society—Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville Florida and is presently a Clinical Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The Indiana University School of Dentistry.

Dr. Brown is passionate about helping patients achieve a healthy, confident smile. He is a board certified diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and covers Level one facial trauma for Methodist Hospital, Eskenazi Health, Indiana University Riley hospital for children and St. Vincent Hospitals. He is also a member of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Dental Association. Service is important to Dr. Brown, which is why he has participated in several dental missions trips, including trips to the Philippines and rural Jamaica. Dr. Brown and his wife, Misty are happily married and enjoy life with their 3 daughters, which include twins.

Dental Education
Howard University College of Dentistry
Washington, DC

University of Florida College of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL

Professional Associations & Affiliations
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS), American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), American Dental Association (ADA)

Dental Specialties
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Surgery, General Dentistry

Practicing Since
2006

Languages
English

Ethnicity
Jamaican

 


 


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Fidel Barbosa, DDS, Prosthodontist

  • Received his Combined Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial Prosthetics Degree from the Indiana University School of Dentistry
  • Was the Director of the Dental Implant Center at the Indiana University School of Dentistry

Desmon A. Brown, DDS, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

  • Received his D.D.S with honors from Howard University
  • Is board certified and a diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.