Dental Sleep Medicine of Southwest Florida, LLC is managed by Drs. Mark and Phillip Kraver.
Dr. Mark Kraver graduated in 1985 from the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. He served his country in the United States Air Force as a Captain in the dental corp where he received advanced training in all aspects of dentistry. After his time in the Air Force he moved his family to Southwest Florida. His commitment to quality dentistry and patient comfort has made his practice at Cape Dental Care into a respected general dental practices in Southwest Florida.
Dr. Mark Kraver is a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Academy of General Dentistry, Lee County Dental Society, West Coast District Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, American Dental Association, and is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantology. Dr. Kraver has pursued over a thousand hours of continuing education including many in sleep medicine.
Dr. Kraver and his wife, Nita, have three grown children who now have families of their own. He has many interests including photography, writing, landscaping, fishing, boating, aquaponics, grandchildren and the office aviary full of birds. He also writes for our office’s many dental blogs. Dr. Kraver has worked hard to make Dental Sleep Medicine of Southwest Florida, LLC a worthwhile and unique experience. He lives his dream everyday he comes to the office.
Dr. Phillip Kraver is the son of Dr. Mark Kraver. He was only 6 years old when he arrived in beautiful southwest Florida. He grew up loving all the fun things to do in our area like boating, fishing, and playing sports. He attended Cape Elementary, Trafalgar Middle, Fort Myers High School (Edison Community College senior year), the University of Central Florida and the University of Florida College of Dentistry, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. At the University of Florida he received an Honors Certificate in Prosthodontics in his senior year of dental school.
Dr. Kraver furthered his education by attending a General Practice Residency program at the Medical College of Georgia. There he studied, computer guided dentistry, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, bone grafting techniques, full mouth implant reconstruction and IV conscious sedation. His passion for dentistry is obvious in the way he treats and educates his patients. He enjoys creating personalized treatment options to help enhance and restore your teeth to their optimal beauty and function.
Dr. Kraver is a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Academy of General Dentistry, Lee County Dental Society (pending), West Coast District Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, American Dental Association, International Congress of Oral Implantology and American Society for Dental Anesthesia.
Dr. Kraver and his wife, Jenny, have two beautiful little girls and a bouncing baby boy! They are active with their local community and their church. His interests are playing with his growing family, photography, fishing and boating, web developing, reading, playing with his family some more, and watching the Gators. Go Gators!