Maria Hernandez, DDS
Dr Maria C. Hernandez received a Bachelor of Science degree from the
University of Miami. She completed her dental training at the University of
Florida College of Dentistry in 1991, receiving a Doctor of Dental Medicine
(DMD) degree. Dr Hernandez finished an Advanced Education in General
Dentistry Residency at the University of Florida in 1992. She served as
assistant clinical professor for a five year period at the University of
Florida residency clinic. Dr Hernandez joined Clearwater Dental Associates
in 1992, shortly after finishing her residency.
Dr Hernandez is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida
Dental Association, and West Coast Dental Association. She has served as
delegate to the Academy of General Dentistry National Convention.
Dr Hernandez was born in Havana, Cuba, and is bilingual. She enjoys all
aspects of general dentistry with a special focus in restorative and
When not practicing dentistry, Dr Hernandez enjoys traveling, and
spending time with her husband and three daughters.