ClearChoice Ft. Lauderdale is open, and continues to closely follow all Centers for Disease and Control Prevention (CDC), American Dental Association (ADA), clinical, and local health orders and infection control guidelines regarding safe operations during the COVID-19 outbreak.
ClearChoice Ft. Lauderdale is taking enhanced measures to protect your health and provide a safe environment for your visit, and we continue to screen both patients and staff for signs of potential illness. Learn more about these increased measures here.
Oral health can have a significant impact on your overall health, so it’s important not to delay treatment. We look forward to addressing your dental issues, and to putting you on a path that can improve your total wellness.
Dr. Grider received his Bachelor of Arts degree from DePauw University with a major in Biological Sciences. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Indiana University School of Dentistry. Following dental school, Dr. Grider completed his hospital-based residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital. His surgical residency training included rotations at many hospitals throughout the Miami area, including main Jackson Memorial Hospital in downtown Miami, Jackson South Community Hospital, the University of Miami Hospital, Miami-VA Hospital, and the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia. During his final year of residency, Dr. Grider served as Chief Resident in managing both the elective and trauma services in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
His intensive surgical training included jaw reconstruction utilizing state of the art techniques in dental implants and bone grafting, management of maxillofacial trauma, dentofacial deformities, tumor and reconstruction, dentoalveolar surgery, TMJ disorders, and facial cosmetic surgery. Dr. Grider is also trained extensively in the medical management of patients and in providing IV sedation and general anesthesia for the comfort of his patients. On an annual basis, Dr. Grider attends various educational seminars to further his knowledge and maintain his surgical techniques at the highest level.
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