Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Miami Smile Institute, Your Dentist in Coral Gables, FL

Welcome! The dental professionals at Miami Smile Institute are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and fully understand any health issues you face. That's why we've developed a web site loaded with valuable information about dental and dental problems and treatments. We encourage you to visit this site whenever you have concern about your teeth.

Our web site also provides you with background about our, staff, office hours, insurance policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office in and other useful information. We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible. And we want you to feel confident that when you choose , you're working with doctors and other professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring.

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Miami Smile Institute's capabilities and services. We also invite you to email or call our office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions. Thank you.

Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Norka Velasco, DMD

    I always had a dream to have a practice that values the patient relationship; making our priority to deliver gentle, compassionate care that you deserve. Miami Smile Institute (MSI) has a combination of professionals with experience of more than 20 years as a General Dentist and Oral Surgeons, we graduated from an American Accredited Dental School. We also believe that patients should have sufficient information to make an educated decision about their treatment about their oral health, treatment options, and choices. Having this opportunity to have a practice like mine, with a nice clear, and neat layout equipped with high-end technology. In my dream, there was always a calm and relaxed environment playing a primordial key along with a multi-disciplinary dental office acting like a real institute.

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Our Location

Turn right on Madeira Street and you will see the entrance to the building

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Miami Smile Institute

Monday:

8:00 AM-9:00 PM

Tuesday:

8:00 am-8:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Saturday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed