Dentist in Tarpon Springs, FL
All our professionals at Emanuel Kontos, DMD maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Emanuel Kontos, DMD
"I always knew from a young man that I wanted to be a dentist, my love of the art of dentistry has never diminished, in fact, I look forward to the everyday challenges of working with my patients. It gives me great satisfaction to see the look of happiness on all those smiles at the end of every day."
Dr. Emanuel Kontos was born and raised in Tarpon Springs, Florida. At the age of 12, he had severe tooth pain and subsequently required a root canal and a crown procedure. It was from that experience that he became fascinated with the art of dentistry. He realized and was determined at a very young age that he would pursue his dream of becoming a dentist. He wanted to help people with their dental needs; he knew his approach was to be one of compassion and understanding of his patient's needs. The ability to eliminate severe excruciating pain in someone and to create an everlasting smile of confidence for his patients, this has become a lifelong goal.
Dr. Emanuel Kontos attended the University of South Florida where he studied courses in chemical engineering, biomedical engineering in addition to receiving his Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences. Dr. Kontos received his Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University where he graduated at the top of his class and was elected to the National Dental Honor Society (OKU).
With a gentle touch and an eye for aesthetic perfection, he continues to advance the art of dentistry through learning from the best instructors in the world above and beyond what is required for state licensure. Dr. Kontos has completed advanced level training from Stupp Postgraduate School of Dentistry, The Dawson Center, Pikos Implant Institute and The Kois Center where he a mentor for dentists seeking advanced education.
Dr. Emanuel Kontos serves on the Pinnacle Study Club Advisory Board and is Vice President of the Upper Pinellas County Dental Association.
- American Dental Association
- Florida Dental Association
- West Coast Dental Association
- Upper Pinellas County Dental Association
- Pinnacle Study Club
- Seattle Study Club
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
Dr. Emanuel Kontos is proud to support the community and has volunteered his services with organizations such as Health Care Ministries and Florida Mission of Mercy.
Dr. Emanuel Kontos enjoys spending time with his family and fishing when he is not helping patients.