Originally from the Midwest, Dr. Aves received his dental degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 1994. Following dental school, he completed a one-year general practice residency (GPR) at the Colmery O’Neil VA Hospital in Topeka, Kansas, focusing on Oral Surgery and General Anesthesia.
Dr. Aves then completed his four-year hospital-based residency-training program at Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC, where he obtained his certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He received intensive surgical training at the Level One Trauma Centers of the District of Columbia General Hospital and Howard University Hospital. His rotations included Internal Medicine, ENT, Plastic Surgery, and General Surgery—as well as extensive training in Anesthesiology and Maxillofacial Trauma.
Dr. Aves was Chief Resident of the Maxillofacial Residency Program in 1999 and served as Captain in the United States Army Reserve for 10 years.
Dr. Aves has been practicing Oral Surgery since 1999, and supporting the Greater Tampa Bay area with a full range of oral surgery services for the last ten years. He founded the Tampa Bay Institute of Oral Surgery and Dental Implants in 2010 and places 100’s of dental implants a year with an exceptionally high success rate of 98%.
Dr. Aves performs all kinds of dental implant surgery, including the latest Zygoma implants and Nobel Biocare® All-on-4™ treatment for patients who have lost all of their teeth on the upper or lower arch or will soon be losing all of their teeth; bone grafting, sinus lifts, and other surgery related to dental implant placement; wisdom tooth and other teeth extraction with optimal bone socket preservation; and surgical management of oral pathology and facial trauma.
The evaluation of bone and gum tissue, and treatment planning for optimal implant results are of such importance that Dr. Aves offers complimentary initial consultations that include cone beam CT scan and 3-D imaging. For this and also trust in his expertise, referrals come to Dr. Aves from dentists all over the greater Tampa area. Dr. Aves is devoted to giving the patients of these dentists the best experience possible with special focus on accurate diagnostic workup, patient education, implant site preparation, pain management, anti-anxiety comfort measures, and follow-up care.
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Florida Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Dental Society of Anesthesia/ Florida Dental Association
The American Academy of Implant Dentistry
American Dental Association
Florida Dental Association
Dr. Aves, lives in South Tampa, with his two beautiful daughters, Alexandra and Isabella. During his leisure time Dr. Aves enjoys exercising, playing golf, fishing, boating and spending time with his family.
“I am very proud of my entire clinical and office team. Each individual has been carefully selected for their professional expertise and compassion for patients. We work closely together to obtain the best possible surgical outcome and to make your experience both comfortable and convenient.” — Dr. Renato J. Aves