Meet the Doctors

Dr Luis Velis

I would like to welcome you to our practice. You may be interested in knowing a little about my self before your arrival.

I was born and raised in Lima, Peru. Son of a prestigious dentist. I graduated as a Dentist in 1994. In 1995 I did a year residency at the Peruvian Air Force Hospital working as an Oral Surgeon.

In 1998, I graduated with Honors (President Recognition) at University of Florida from a 2 year residency in General Dentistry for foreign trained dentists. I have been at Gemini Dental over 11 years. My strength focuses on implants and cosmetic dentistry but I have the advance training, experience, and technology to be able to personally handle every step of a patient’s cosmetic and reconstructive dental goals. I have gained continuing education courses selection to keep me on the cutting edge.

  • Advanced course in Lumineers and Smile designs.
  • Advanced course in Endodontics (Root Canals) by Dr. Buchanan with the latest technology available.
  • Advanced courses in Cerec technology, which allows me to prepare and deliver a crown in a single visit.
  • I have earned a Fellow and Mastership with the International Congress of Oral Implantologist after accomplishing hundreds of successfully dental implants and numerous hours of continuing education in this field.
  • Accomplish Virtual Imaging Diagnosis and treatment plans by Pickos Implant Institute, which allows me to plan and perform virtual placement of Dental Implants with more precision and less unnecessary exposure of anatomical structures which ultimately will be less pain post implant placement.
  • Active member in several Dental Organizations.
  • Performed Community Service at Lindsay Hopkins:
  • A) Endodontic Department
  • B) Periodontal Implant Department

 

We have equipped our office with the latest technology in order to provide exceptional dental care.I invite you to come and see for yourself.

Dr Jorge Velis

I was born and raised in Lima, Peru.  I graduated as a Dentist in 1994. After completing all National Dental Boards successfully, I attended the special two years residency in General Dentistry for Foreign Trained Dentists at the University of Florida, College of Dentistry in Gainesville. I graduated and obtained my Florida Dental License in 1998.

At Gemini Dental, we keep up according to the high standards of Cosmetic Dentistry, by constantly attending numerous continuing education courses and seminars including:

  • Orthodontic advanced studies for the general practitioner in 2002.
  • Invisalign certification in 2002.
  • Invisalign Award of excellence in 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007.
  • Invisalign advanced studies and degree 2005.
  • Advanced esthetics post grade for general dentists 2005.
  • Certification from Sirona Dental and Patterson Dental for virtual laboratory techniques for single visit crowns in 2006.
  • Botox and Dermal filler certification 2010.

 

I have a personal and professional “golden rule” philosophy: Treat others the way you would want to be treated. “When patients become a part of our dental family our goal is to treat them as if they were friends and family, offering the same treatment options that we would want for ourselves. We want our patients to be able to get the best treatment available to them, and we want to do what is right for them. We want to help them get their life smile”.

Dr. Bertram Ivan Moldauer
Endodontist

Dr. Bertram Ivan Moldauer is a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists, the Florida Association of Endodontists, the American Dental Association, the South Florida District Dental Association, the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity, and a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, an International Honor Dental Organization.

He is the former Associate Director of Postgraduate Endodontics at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine. He has published on the pathogenesis of periapical pathology, evaluation of ultrasonics in endodontics, and different methods of retreatment techniques. Currently he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Endodontics at NSU-CDM and served as an endodontic consultant at the Miami Veterans Administration Hospital GPR program.

Dr. Moldauer serves on the scientific advisory board of the Journal of the American Association of Endodontics. He trains Endodontic residents across the world and is a visiting Professor at Universidad Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, Universidad Garcilazo de la Vega, Lima Peru, Universidad Autonoma de Tlaxcala in Mexico and Universidad Santo Tomas in Colombia, South America.

As of 2013, Dr. Moldauer has accepted the directorship of the advance education in general dentistry program at Larkin Hospital in South Miami. He has also been appointed the chairman of endodontics and the director of dental continuing education at the same institution.

He uses the latest technological advances in endodontics and provides specialized endodontic care including microsurgery, root canal treatment, endodontic retreatment, and treatment of traumatic injuries to the tooth. Twice a year Dr. Moldauer organizes mission trips to provide free dental care to the underserved in Guatemala and Belize.

Dr. Luciana Molinari

I was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and raised in Caracas, Venezuela where I obtained my degree as a Dentist in 1995 from the Universidad Central de Venezuela. In the year 2000 I completed a 2 year fellowship in Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry. Besides my private practice, I became an Assistant Professor in the Restorative Department at the Universidad Santa Maria for 8 years until I moved to Florida, USA.

After completing all National Dental Board Examinations successfully and attending a 2 year Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at the University of Florida, I obtained the Florida Dental License.

I have gained continuing education courses selection to keep me on the cutting edge.

  • Advanced course in Endodontics (Root Canals) by Dr. Stephen Buchanan with the latest technology available.
  • Advanced courses in Cerec technology, which allows me to prepare and deliver a crown in a single visit.
  • Botox and Dermal Fillers Certification.
  • Invisalign certification
  • Active member of prestigious Dental Organizations such as ADA, FDA, AGD, ACD.

 

I’m a dedicated, detail oriented and patient focused professional with a strong clinical knowledge willing to provide dental care in an ambience of confidence and excellence.