Welcome to our site. We understand that patients come to us with unique problems and concerns. We individualize your treatment to fit your needs, wants, and desires. Many of our patient’s have been coming to our office for decades and have become like family. We value these relationships and always put your interest before ours.
Please help us congratulate Dr. Zapatero for being named for Fellowship to the prestigious American College of Dentists. Membership in the ACD requires nomination from two current members, and a review before the credentialing committee. Historically, only 3.5% of all dentist have been approved for membership. Selection criteria include a commitment to excellence, outstanding leadership and exceptional contributions to dentistry and society.
Dr. Dag Zapatero is a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry. He started is professional career as an associate, before buying the dental practice of Dr. Ernest Duvall. The Zapatero’s have two children, Caroline a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and, Zachary, a senior at Davidson College. Caroline is working in New York, and Zack is currently applying to medical schools and plays on the varsity men's tennis team.
Dr. Zapatero has been named one of “America's Top Dentist” for the last 10 years, and been recognized as a leader in the field of dentistry by the Journal of Dental Technology. Dr. Zapatero is a visiting faculty member and a Scholar at the L.D. Pankey Institute, and lectures both locally and nationally on a variety of dental topics. Dr. Zapatero was awarded his Fellowship, Mastership, and Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition Award from the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dag Zapatero, DDS, MAGD
3020 Shore Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Tel. (757) 481-3893
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