After receiving his bachelor’s degree in biological science from Florida Atlantic University, Dr. Richard Donatelli earned his Doctorate in Dental Medicine degree from the University of Florida College of Dentistry. In 2012, he joined the team of Tioga Dental as an orthodontist. He is Invisalign-certified and has presented his knowledge on several occasions. His work has been published in both the Journal of Dental Research and the Angle Orthodontist.
He continues his connection with the University of Florida, serving in the Department of Orthodontics as a Clinical Assistant Professor and as an orthodontist on the school’s Craniofacial Anomaly Team. This experience allows him to remain up-to-date with the latest technology for orthodontic treatments, while striving to enhance his patients’ oral health and smiles.
Dr. Donatelli is a member of the following prestigious organizations: The American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the Florida Orthodontic Association, the Florida Dental Association, the Southern Orthodontic Association, the American Association for Dental Research, the American Dental Education Association, the Angle Society of Orthodontists and the International Association for Dental Research.
Dr. Donatelli is a dedicated family man. He enjoys spending time with his friends, following the Gators, and exercising. He is an amateur artist and currently volunteers for the Special Olympics. Dr. Donatelli welcomes the opportunity to provide orthodontics to Gainesville residents.