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Three Office Locations

For your convenience, we have three state-of-the-art practice locations throughout Jacksonville. 

Over a Decade of Superior Dental Care 

Stephen Strout, DMD, MS and our team of trusted dental professionals lead the dental industry with expertise in an array of periodontal and dental implant solutions. Our dentists provide high-quality service and complete, compassionate dental care. The Center for Dental Excellence has been professionally serving patients with a solution and a smile since 2006. Diagnosing, treating, and preventing gum disease is our mission, and we are dedicated to serving our patients with an exceptional experience.

Why Choose Us?

At the Center for Dental Excellence, we can attend to all of your oral health needs. Dr. Stephen Strout is a board-certified periodontist who leads our team to provide you with personalized treatment. We also establish relationships with each patient for the best possible experience.

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Board-Certified Periodontist Dr. Stephen Strout

Dr. Stephen Strout
Dr. Stephen Strout

Stephen Strout graduated from the University of Florida, college of Dentistry in 2001. While in dental school he developed a passion for periodontics and implant dentistry. He continued his education by completing a three year surgical residency at the University of Florida, Shands Hospital with a major focus on Periodontal Plastic Surgery, Guided Tissue Regeneration, and Implant Surgery. While in his residency he acquired a Masters Degree in Oral Biology with his master Thesis on “The Relationship Between Systemic Lupus Erythematous and Periodontal Disease.” He completed an externship in Anesthesiology at the VA Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Strout completed a two part rigorous examination process in 2008 to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and continues to participate in over 30 hours of continuing education yearly. His goal is to continually stay up to date with the most current knowledge and technology related to his profession.

General Dentist Dr. Gabriela Marquez

Dr. Gabriela Marquez
Dr. Gabriela Marquez

Dr Gabriela Marquez has been a dentist since 1998. She graduated from the Universidad Central de Venezuela. After several years practicing and teaching dentistry at the prestigious UCV, Dr Marquez decided to specialize in orthodontics. The Orthodontic residency lasted three years and she graduated in 2004. She moved with her husband to United States in 2007. Continuing her pursuit to practice dentistry in the United States, Dr Marquez did a 2 years Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at University of Florida. She has been practicing dentistry in the United States since 2010.

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What Our Patients Have to Say

"I was referred to Dr. Strout by Dr. Diaz.  I had an abscessed tooth which needed to come out.  Dr. Strout is very professional, showed empathy, very reassuring and put me at ease.  One day later and I am feeling great.  Oh and his staff are very personable.  Thank you very much." Edward G.
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St. Augustine Office

1301 Plantation Island Drive South
Ste 204
St. Augustine, FL 32080

Open Today 8:00am - 5:00pm

Orange Park Office

1542 Kingsley Ave
Ste 135
Orange Park, FL 32073

Open Today 8:00am - 5:00pm

Fleming Island Office

1845 E West Pkwy
Ste 3
Fleming Island, FL 32003

Open Today 8:00am - 5:00pm