Dr. Grisel Martos, DMD.
Dr. Martos received a degree in dental medicine from the Universidad de La Habana, where she graduated with honors. After migrating to the United States, she enrolled in the prestigious dental school of Nova Southeastern University, where she had the honor of receiving her diploma from the Honorable Jeb Bush, governor of the state of Florida at the time. In that same year, right after she graduated, she did not waste any time and started her career, opening her own private office in Miami with the latest technology and equipment.
Dr. Martos is an avid student of cosmetic dentistry and is constantly expanding her knowledge with continuing education courses. The warm and friendly environment of her office is always complemented by her lively and approachable personality.
Dr. Martos is currently an accredited member of the Florida Dental Association, American Dental Association®, Cosmetic Dental Association, South Florida District Dental Association and American Academy of Clear Aligners.
Dr. Martos has been a certified Invisalign® provider since 2001. She has been part of an elite group of general dentists for Invisalign since 2015. She was a Premier Invisalign Provider in 2017 and has also been an Invisalign Platinum Provider in 2018, 2019 and 2020. In 2021, she became a Top 1% Invisalign Diamond Provider, making her one of the few general dentists in the whole state of Florida with that achievement. Dr. Martos has also received the Digital Smile Design master certification from Christian Coachman in New York University.
Dr. Ismael Khouly DDS, MS, PhD
Dr. Ismael Khouly is a highly accomplished dentist, researcher and educator. He has made significant contributions to the fields of periodontology and implant dentistry through his extensive experience in clinical research and teaching.
Dr. Khouly served as the former associate director of periodontology and implant dentistry at the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research at New York University College of Dentistry. He has been a clinical professor at the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery at NYU since 2013. As a board-certified dentist by the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry, Dr. Khouly has been dual trained in the United States and Europe, making him highly versatile and well-equipped to handle various dental needs.
Dr. Khouly has extensive experience conducting clinical research in the fields of dental implants, including bone grafting procedures. He has contributed to more than 50 articles that have been published in high-impact, peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Khouly has also been invited to give numerous talks and has lectured at national and international meetings.
Dr. Khouly completed three years of advanced training in implant and comprehensive dentistry, obtaining a PhD in bone grafting for dental implants and a master’s degree in tissue engineering for bone grafting. His research in these areas has earned him several awards, including:
- the Philip J. Boyne Junior Faculty Research Award from Osteo Science Foundation
- Education Award from Osteology Foundation
- Poster award at the International Congress on Implant Prosthodontics in Italy
- Best Implant Resident Poster Award
- America’s Top Dentists
- Top Aesthetic Implantologist in New York by The International Association of Dentist
Dr. Khouly is a diplomate and fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He is a highly respected member of the dental community, known for his expertise, research contributions and commitment to advancing the field of dentistry.
Dr. Eduardo J. Merino, DDS
Dr. Eduardo J. Merino received a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy in Michigan. He furthered his training at Nova Southeastern University, where he completed a three-year specialty in prosthodontics. He primarily specializes in surgical and prosthetic implant treatment and has a particular focus on the field of complex total reconstructions.
Although he is presently engaged full-time as private practitioner, he has, in the past, collaborated with dental implant companies and also has previous experience in designing educational coursework for dentists who specialize in his field.