BayView Dental

North Port

Welcoming. Reliable. Respected.

Your North Port neighborhood dentists. Our team is committed to providing the community
with compassionate dental care from the comfort of our modern offices.

Your Smile is the Sunshine Within

We all understand that visits to the dentist are necessary. From emergency care to scheduled maintenance, your oral health is an intimate and immediate situation. At BayView Dental Associates, our goal is to help you achieve your best smile. By providing friendly, affordable, and comfortable dental care, visits to our offices are inviting. Your smile is the sunshine within—we want to help you beam after an experience at our office. If you’re hesitant about the dentist, rest assured knowing that we offer many sedation options, numerous payment methods, and complete care in one location… plus the entire family is welcome! Don’t let dental doubts from the past get in the way of the beautiful smile of your future. Schedule your appointment with our dentist in Sun City, FL and commit to a healthier smile!

Our Top Treatments

General Dentistry

We provide care for patients with a focus on preventative services to protect your oral health. We’ll help you maintain healthy, proud smiles for years to come!

Cosmetic Dentistry

Unhappy with your imperfect smile? Achieve the transformation of your dreams with cosmetic dentistry solutions personalized to you!

Dental Implants

End the embarrassment of tooth loss for good! Dental implants permanently replace failing or missing teeth, providing natural function and esthetics. You will see a transformation of health, function, and self-worth with our dental implant solutions.

Our Doctors

Dr Moitoso

Dr Moitoso

Dr. Edward Moitoso is a graduate of Tufts Dental School of Medicine in Boston, MA and has been practicing dentistry for 30 years. He is a resident of North Port where he operates Moitoso Dental, a family owned practice. He has been practicing in North Port since September 2007 and he is fluent in speaking Portuguese and Spanish.

On top of his many certifications and qualifications, Dr. Moitoso is a member of the AAFE (American Academy of Facial Esthetics), ICOI (International Congress of Oral Implantologists) LANAP Protocol Certified Dentist, and is highly trained and certified in the latest dental technologies.

In his practice, he delivers the most up to date dental treatments to his patients to include, LANAP, Clear Correct Braces, BOTOX, and E4D CAD/CAM technology used for delivery of same-day crowns.

Dr Zanakos

A native of Bethlehem, Pa. Dr. Nicholas Zanakos attended the University of Miami where he received a Bachelor of Science degree graduating with honors in Psychobiology. He then attended the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston where he attained his DMD degree in 1995.

Returning to Florida, Dr. Nick began his career as a private dentist in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale area for the first eight years, later working at Broward Health, the largest Healthcare network in the Southeastern United States. Dr. Nick became the first Dental Director of Broward Health in 2008. Wanting to return to private practice, he and his wife Gwen moved to the West Coast of Florida to practice in Charlotte Harbor and now Port Charlotte area in 2014 and have been enjoying the beauty and tranquility our area offers.

Dr. Nick and his wife support many local Organizations such as the Homeless Coalition, the Animal Welfare League, the Fred Lang Foundation, and the Visual Arts Center in Punta Gorda. They enjoy the Fine Arts such as the Charlotte Chorale and the Charlotte Symphony as well as all the historical sites and especially all the great food and entertainment in the local area. Dr. Nick and his wife Gwen have become an integral part of this community and are here to stay.

Samuel Margulies, DMD

Dr. Samuel Margulies is a general dentist who was born and raised in Miami, FL. Dr. Margulies received his undergraduate education at The George Washington University with a degree in economics and received his formal dental training at Nova Southeastern University. Following earning his degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine, Dr. Margulies continued his training at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York City, where he completed his General Practice Residency, and then went on to practice privately in New York City.

While in private practice, Dr. Margulies completed additional training at The New York University School of Dental Medicine, earning his certificate in “Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry, an Integrated Approach to Aesthetics and Function,” where he learned to implement the fundamentals of biologically and cosmetically enhancing the smiles of individual patients, in conjunction with diagnosing and treating tempo-mandibular joint issues and helping to rehabilitate full mouth reconstructive cases. Dr. Margulies has continued his post graduate training; including advanced treatment for tempo-mandibular disorders, sleep apnea, Invisalign and implant placement. 

Dr. Margulies is excited to have the opportunity to treat patients in the North Port community. 

Dr. Margulies is a firm believer in building a relationship with each patient based on trust and communication, and strives to treat each patient with empathy and respect. He looks forward to meeting you and working with you to meet all your oral health care needs and desires. When he is not easing the fears of his patients, Dr. Margulies enjoys spending time in the warm sunshine on land or water with his family and friends.

Our Patients tell the story best

Contact Us

North Port

3015 Bobcat Village Center.
North Port, FL 34288

(941) 242-7430

Office Hours:
First 3 weeks of each month:
Mondays – closed
Tuesday – 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Wednesday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last week of each month:
Mondays – Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
CLOSED on Friday & Saturday

A Million Reasons to Smile!

Schedule a Visit to BayView Dental Associates today.