Dentist – Naples, FL
Get to Know
Dr. Skupny was born in a small suburb of Toledo, Ohio, and he moved to the Fort Myers area with his family in 1988. His approach in the office revolves around working with his patients rather than simply telling them what they need. This collaborative process not only makes appointments more engaging, but it also helps him tailor his care to each individual. Before you get to meet him in person, you can learn a little more about Dr. Skupny below.
Why Did You Want to
Become a Dentist?
Dr. Skupny’s father is a dentist, so growing up, he got to see firsthand that the profession involved both science and art, which fascinated him. And, he liked how a dentist was able to fix a patient’s problems in a relatively short amount of time. After giving it some thought, Dr. Skupny decided he would be more than happy to follow in his dad’s footsteps.
Where Did You
A graduate of Bishop Verot High School, Dr. Skupny received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Florida State University. He then earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the prestigious University of Florida College of Dentistry in 2007.
Dr. Skupny is a Past President of the Collier County Dental Association, and he is also a proud member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the International Team for Implantology, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, as well as the Naples Chamber of Commerce.
Dr. Skupny has participated in extensive continuing education throughout his career, taking courses through Spear Education, the Dawson Academy, and the Misch International Implant Institute. He is also a Diplomate in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists as well as a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and West Coast Dental District.
Outside of the Dental Office,
What Do You Like to Do?
During his time at the University of Florida, Dr. Skupny met his wife Melissa, who is a physical therapist at Naples Community Hospital. Together, they have their pride and joy, their son Luca. When he isn’t spending his weekends with his family relaxing at home, they also like to travel and try to frequently visit new countries.