About Your Dentist

Thomas Lane, DMD

"A smile is the universal welcome"- Max Eastman

My Mission

“To provide my patients with the highest quality of dental care in a comfortable and welcoming environment.”

Education

Jackson Memorial Hospital and Veterans Administration – Miami FL, Medical and Surgical Practice Residency

University of Florida College of Dentistry – Gainesville, FL, Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry

Tulane University – New Orleans, LA, Bachelor of Science

Dr. Lane was one of the top five graduates in his dental school class. A Florida native, Dr. Lane has been in practice locally for over 25 years, specializing in general and cosmetic dentistry with a focus on comprehensive reconstructive care.

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Lane is an active member in American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Atlantic Coast Dental Association, Sigma XI, Delta Tau Delta, Broward County Dental Association, Academy of Osseointegration and Seattle Study Club. Dr. Lane serves as Board Member for the National Foundation for Dentistry for the Handicapped/Dental Lifeline Network.

Darren R. Pike, DMD, MS

"Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful." - Thich Nhat Hanh

My Mission

"To improve my patients' health by providing comprehensive, ethical, personalized dental care. My top priority is to understand each patient's unique needs and health goals in order to create a comfortable, safe experience that meets their needs and exceeds their expectations."

Education

Nova Southeastern University – Davie, FL, Doctorate of Dental Medicine

University of Florida – Gainesville, FL, Bachelor of Science and Master of Science

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Pike is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, as well as a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, Florida Association of Periodontology and Academy of Ossointegration. He received a post-graduate certificate in periodontics from Nova Southeastern University.

Professional Excellence

Dr. Pike is a highly-trained and skilled Periodontist, performing all surgical aspects of implant dentistry and periodontics. Dr. Pike was raised in Coral Springs, Florida, and graduated from the University of Florida with both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Food Science and Human Nutrition. Dr. Pike earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Nova Southeastern University, graduating at the top of his class. Dr. Pike was the only recipient in his class to receive an award and scholarship for his educational excellence and outstanding achievement in implant dentistry. He continued his education at Nova Southeastern University for an additional three years of specialty training in periodontology.

Throughout his residency, Dr. Pike held the position as a clinical teacher for dental students at Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine. He has lectured for the Florida Academy of Periodontists and is currently a clinical advisor for NEOSS, Inc. Dr. Pike has been trained by some of the country's leading implant and periodontal specialists. He has successfully completed research in the fields of periodontal laser therapy and bone regeneration.

Life & Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Pike enjoys boating, traveling and spending time with family and friends. He and his wife, who is a pediatric dentist in Boca Raton, have two daughters together.