About Our Practice

30+ Years of High-Tech & Health-Focused Dentistry in South Miami

Who We Are

Since 1989, Pinecrest Smiles has been the area’s go-to dentist office for comprehensive, high-quality care. From routine cleanings and fillings to surgical or cosmetic procedures like implants or Invisalign, our practice provides all the care you need under one roof.

As our patient, you can expect an unmatched dental care experience. We care about you and your health. Whether it’s the latest techniques and technology, faster and more comfortable treatments, or our friendly team who emphasizes patient education, Dr. Arthur Shapiro and our staff are committed to delivering the very best service for you.

Hear From Our Patients

“Dr. Shapiro & his staff are the best! I was always very nervous about going to the dentist’s office, but I feel very at ease at Pinecrest Smiles! — Helen P.

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“I’ve gotten everything from cleanings to fillings to crowns done by him, and not once have I had a bad experience. The office is OCD clean and very high tech.” — Chrystal C.

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“You can’t ask for a more caring and gentle dentist. His staff is outstanding. I highly recommend him.” — Danielle S.

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Meet Your Dentist

Dr. Arthur Shapiro, DMD

“I love how dentistry makes a huge impact on someone’s health and appearance at the same time. My goal is to share this enthusiasm with my patients. Our entire team takes time to help you understand why we recommend a treatment, what it means for your health and future, and exactly what to expect. At the end of the day, what matters to me is that your health is in a better place than it was when you came to our office.”

Arthur Shapiro

Education & Special Training

Dr. Shapiro brings a background of expertise and enthusiasm in the surgical, rehabilitative, and cosmetic fields of dentistry. Since graduating from dental school, he has continued his studies with a concentration in smile enhancement through periodontal plastic surgery, implant site development, bone grafting, and advanced porcelain dental aesthetics.

With decades of experience, he prides himself on utilizing state-of-the-art dental technology and research to provide the best care to his patients.

  • NDoctor of Dental Medicine, UF School of Dentistry
  • NAccreditation Candidate, American Academy Cosmetic Dentistry
  • NFellowship in Oral Implantology, International College of Oral Implantology
  • NAdvanced Esthetic Restorative Management, Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Education
  • NAdvanced Certification Invisalign
  • NBasic & Advanced Implant Certificates, Dade County Dental Research Clinic

Get to Know the Team!


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Patient Stories

Why Choose Us?


A welcoming environment, minimally invasive treatments, and an empathetic team help ensure treatments are comfortable and stress free. Our office prioritizes infection control and provides a safe and healthy environment to mitigate risk and fear during COVID-19.


Dr. Shapiro is dedicated to providing the very best care for you and has the experience to handle the problems you’re facing. Whether it’s missing teeth, gum disease, or a crooked smile, we offer the specialty services you need.

Health & Results

Our office is equipped with advanced technology to ensure your treatment is a success. Modern tools like digital impression scanning, digital radiography, and top-of-the-line equipment help us deliver the beautiful, healthy smile you deserve.

Our Office

Mon-Thur, 8:30AM–5:00PM
Fri, 9:00AM–1:00PM

Become a Patient at Pinecrest Smiles

Dr. Shapiro is always welcoming new patients and looks forward to helping you achieve a healthy and beautiful smile. Learn more about what to expect at your first visit.