Cortez Dental

 (941) 877-0096
(941) 756-4999

 

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Dr. Dana Lucy

Dr. Dana Lucy

Dr. Lucy graduated from Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Arizona and has over 9 years of experience. She obtained a Master of Science degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Originally from Illinois, she decided to make Florida her home for the love of the beach. She enjoys the art of cosmetic dentistry and transforms smiles with beautiful results. Dr. Lucy understands the importance of a healthy mouth - healthy body connection. She lives in Bradenton and enjoys outdoor activities with friends and family.


Dr. Douglas Wasson

Dr. Douglas Wasson graduated from the University of Washington Dental School and entered the United States Air Force, where he served for 23 years. He completed Prosthodontic Residency training and a Masters Degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio as well as achieving his Diplomate status from The American Board of Prosthodontics. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the Manatee Dental Society, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists and the Florida Prosthodontic Association. He enjoys spending time with family, volunteering for his church and fishing in Bradenton, FL.

Dr. Douglas Wasson

Dr. Christina Legradi

Dr. Christina Legradi

Dr. Christina Legradi graduated from the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Dentistry before moving back to her home state of Florida. She served as Ethics and Civility Council Class Representative while in dental school. She is a member of the ADA and the FDA. Dr. Legradi provides all kinds of dentistry for patients of all ages, from 6 to 100. She is a first-generation American of Hungarian descent and loves living in Bradenton with her husband, Lance. In her free time, she enjoys exercising outside and spending time with her family.


Dr. Susan Sheahan

Liaison for the American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry

Dr. Susan Sheahan graduated from Nova SE University and has over 20 years of experience. She is a member of the International Dental Implant Association, Academy of General Dentistry, ADA, FDA, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and an Ambassador of The Breathe Institute. Dr. Sheahan is passionate about Dental Sleep Medicine and how breathing and sleep disorders can lead to many health problems. She is also interested in how a tongue-tie can lead to sleep and breathing disorders and how functional frenuloplasty with myofunctional therapy can improve quality of life. Dr. Sheahan served in the Air Force as a dentist and received advanced training after dental school. She enjoys spending time with her horses and volunteering for her church.

Dr. Susan Sheahan

Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

We are blessed to have Michelle Williams as our office manager. She pays special attention to every detail when dealing with insurance providers. Our patients love her because she treats them with respect and individualism, and offers viable payment options. She has a wealth of knowledge in helping patients navigate through treatment and is a leader at Cortez Dental.


Dr. Legradi

Dr. Dana Lucy

Dr. Douglas Wasson

Dr. Susan Sheahan

Cortez Dental meets All of Your Dental Needs in Bradenton, FL

Providing dental care with your comfort and convenience in mind, Cortez Dental can help you achieve that beautiful smile you've been dreaming of.  Dr. Sheahan is skilled in oral surgery including placing implants where teeth are missing, tooth extractions with bone grafts, and laser surgery.  We offer compassionate sedation therapy and nitrous oxide to relieve any anxiety you may have. Dr. Wasson is a board certified prosthodontist who specializes in challenging dental issues.  He can correct the occlusion of teeth; create perfectly made partials and dentures; and restore teeth with precise crowns or bridges. Dr. Lucy will gently guide you in the best comprehensive treatment available. The doctors at Cortez Dental are dedicated to taking care of all your dental needs and restore you to full function and health.

Services Offered:

Dental Implants | Oral Sedation | Nitrous Oxide |  Endodontics | Root Canals | Wisdom Teeth Extractions | Porcelain Veneers |  White Fillings | TMJ Therapy | Crowns and Bridges | Laser Procedures | Digital X-Rays | Dental Emergencies | Teeth Whitening | Bone Grafts | Gingival Grafts | Cold Sore Removal | Dentures/Partials | POD | Homeo Block |Frenectomies and Frenuloplasties


Cortez Dental offers financing through Care Credit ™, and we are PPO providers for the following insurance companies:

MetLife ™ | Guardian ™ | Cigna ™ | Delta Dental ™ | Aetna ™ | Assurant ™ | United Concordia ™ | Tricare Dental ™ | United Healthcare ™