Dr. Marcel Gegati, DMD
Dr. Gegati is from Beirut, Lebanon. When he was 16 years old his family decided to move to Paris, France. Growing up with two younger siblings they all enjoyed taking family vacations and playing tennis together. Coming from such a strong family background, he always strived to make them proud. He received his Bachelors of Science from Ecole Pascal in Paris, France. He then went on to attend Faculte de medicine de broussais hotel dieu for two years as a pre-med for dental school.
After graduation he traveled through Europe, in that time he became fluent in English, Spanish and Arabic on top of his first two languages Hebrew and French. In 1973, he decided to expand his cultural horizons and moved to Montreal, Canada where he attended Faculté de médecine dentaire – Université de Montréal, graduating with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. He continued practicing there over the next 21 years, in that time he was married and had 2 children. In 2004 they decided as a family they wanted to explore a warmer climate and moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He practiced there for the next 12 years before he came on as an associate with us here at Great Smile Dental in 2016.
Dr. Gegati has obtained advanced training in cosmetic reconstruction, implant-supported restorations, sleep dentistry, treatment under general anesthesia, rotary endodontics, periodontic soft tissue management and laser surgery.
While he truly enjoys getting to know his patients, he loves spending quality time at home with his family. His daughter is currently studying for a degree in business and his son is working towards a career in movie production. They love going on cruises together and being outdoors playing tennis and ping pong! We couldn’t be happier to have such a culturally diverse and well rounded expert like Dr. Gegati on our team!