Meet The Team

Welcome To Our Venice Island, FL Dental Office

You work hard every day to keep your family smiling and we want to be a part of that mission! As your local Venice, FL dentists, our team is proud to offer comprehensive dental services that are convenient, comfortable and cost-effective. Our goal is to help your family maintain a happy, healthy smile for years to come.

Joseph Williams

Experienced General Dentist

"Great Staff and Dr. Williams is an excellent and very caring Dentist of the highest caliber that always takes the patients concerns into account and recommends the best procedures available. " Chuck W. Read more Dental Reviews

Dr. Joseph Williams is a 1983 graduate of Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery. Following graduation, Dr. Williams moved to Boston, MA, where he interned at a private practice for three years. He then began solo practice where he remained until 2014. With their three children educated and experiencing the world, Dr. Williams and his wife Patty moved to Florida in January 2015 where he has been practicing dentistry ever since. Dr. Williams is accomplished in all phases of dentistry with a special emphasis on Implant Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry. He believes in health-centered dental care, looking at future focused comprehensive treatment plans that lead to predictable, successful, and long-term results. Dr. Williams is a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry (MAGD)—an accomplishment bestowed on only 10% of general dentists. Dr. Williams is an active member of the Commission on Dental Competency Assessments, the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, West Coast District Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. Waterside Dental of Venice Island has a passion for serving our patients by providing experienced, artistic care to improve their oral health and the beauty of their smiles. We are proud to put our extensive training and experience to use by maintaining and restoring smiles in order to profoundly change lives. If you are looking for a caring team of professionals to help you meet your oral health goals and maintain your smile for life, call us today to schedule an appointment with our team!

Michael Childers, DDS

Best-Rated Cosmetic & Implant Specialist with over 30 years of experience
Dr. Michael Childers is an award-winning dentist and has advanced training in implant dentistry and sleep apnea treatment. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and American Academy of Implant Dentistry, among many other affiliations. Dr. Childers has also taught at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. He is a gentle, caring dentist with a chair-side manner that makes his patients feel comfortable and at ease. Dr. Childers enjoys snow/jet skiing, fishing, golfing and spending time with his daughter. Dr. Michael Childers has more than 30 years of expertise as a dental provider and is on a mission to foster superior health in all his patients
Waterside Dental Venice Island
657 S Tamiami Trail
Venice, FL 34285
8:00AM - 4:00PM
8:00AM - 4:00PM
8:00AM - 4:00PM
8:00AM - 4:00PM
By Appointment
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