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Dixie Jernigan, DMD

Dentist Venice, FL

Providing the Best in Dentistry, VOTED BEST DENTIST IN VENICE, 2024!

We are so pleased that you found us and wish to extend a very warm welcome to you from the entire team at Dr. Dixie Jernigan's office in Venice! Our goals are to provide each patient with the highest quality dental care in a gentle, efficient and pleasant manner, and to strongly encourage prevention of future dental problems.

We understand that choosing a Venice cosmetic dentist is an important decision. After all, your smile is your greatest asset and how your teeth function greatly contributes to your quality of life and overall health. From the moment you walk in the door, our friendly, caring team members will welcome you to a relaxed, stress-free environment where the whole family can feel comfortable.

We value our patient relationships. We consider it a privilege and pleasure to earn the trust of all those that we come in contact with, making it a priority to deliver gentle, compassionate care that you deserve. We strive for, and enjoy developing lifelong relationships with our patients by combining the latest dental technology with a dedicated team of well-trained professionals. The result is a beautiful, healthy smile that lasts a lifetime!

The opportunity to educate and communicate with our patients is paramount to our mission. For that reason, our team has designed this website to provide you with helpful information you need to make informed decisions about preserving the function and health of your teeth and gums. We encourage you to browse our office page, service details and patient education library whenever you have a question about our dynamic practice or your oral health.

Should you ever need additional information about our practice, we are always available to answer your questions.

Let us care for your entire family! We see children from 3 to 103! 

We look forward to meeting you!

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What Our Patients Say About Us

  • "Love this dentist office! Also greet you with a smile and by name and services are great"
    Donna M
  • "I highly recommend going to see Dr Jernigan. She and the entire staff immediately put me at ease. I am so happy to have found such a wonderful practice!"
    Elaine P
  • "Hands down, the BEST dentist and office staff I’ve ever been too! So caring, gentle, and proactive! Thank you!!"
    Morgan G
  • "Such a wonderful Dentist with impeccable talent."
    Ania M
  • "She’ll be your go to dentist after your first visit."
    Robert S

Meet Our Staff

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  • Dr.
    Dixie Jernigan, DMD

    I have always known that I wanted to, not only be a dentist but practice in a way that I make a real difference in people’s lives. After more than 20 years in dentistry, I still love every minute of it...

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, subject to ...

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  • Crowns and Bridges

    Bridges Bridges are natural-looking dental appliances that can replace a section of missing teeth. Because they are custom-made, bridges are barely noticeable and can restore the natural contour of teeth as well as the proper bite relationship between upper and lower teeth.Bridges are sometimes referred ...

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  • Veneers

    Teeth that are badly stained, shaped, or crooked may be improved by a veneer placed on the surface of the affected teeth.Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or that are chipped, ...

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  • Invisalign®

    Invisalign's® invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners will give you the beautiful straight teeth you've always wanted. And best of all, no one can tell you're wearing them. Invisalign® is great for adults and teenagers. What is Invisalign®? Invisalign® is the invisible way to straighten your ...

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  • Fillings

    Frequently asked questions: dental fillings Are dental amalgams safe? Is it possible to have an allergic reaction to amalgam? Is it true that dental amalgams have been banned in other countries? Is there a filling material that matches tooth color? If my tooth doesn't hurt and my filling is still in ...

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  • Sealants

    Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun. The pits and grooves of your teeth are prime areas for opportunistic decay. Even regular brushing sometimes misses these ...

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  • Overview

    Pain can occur in any number of places in your mouth: teeth, gums, roots, the palate, tongue and jaw. Cavities are a common culprit causing pain. Untreated cavities can impact nerves because of infections of the tooth and gums. Impacted and abscessed teeth and sore jaws from teeth grinding are other ...

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  • Toothaches

    Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving ...

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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  • Medications

    Some dental procedures, such as tooth extractions and oral surgery, may call for our office to prescribe medications before or after a procedure. These medications are used to prevent or fight an infection, or to relieve any post-operative discomfort and pain. For these reasons, it is extremely important ...

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