Dr. Michael Agnini graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, in 1972. He received his undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree from Florida State University in 1967, and also completed one year of graduate training in Biology.
Dr. Agnini served in the United States Air Force, Dental Corps for two years, completing a rotating specialty dental training. He served as a dental examiner for the Florida State Board of Dentistry, from 1980-1983 and as grade review coordinator for the board from 1982-1983. In addition to keeping up to date on the most advanced procedures in dentistry, he has also completed over 1000 hours of continuing education in orthodontics, treatment of TMJ and sleep disorders.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Polk County Dental Association, West Coast Dental Association, American Academy of Cranio-Facial Pain, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the International Association for Orthodontics, where he is a certified senior instructor. Dr. Michael has authored an article in the 2008 winter edition of the International Journal of Orthodontics.
Dr. Michael’s wife, Donna, is office manager, and they have the pleasure of working together with their two sons, Dr. Matt and Dr. Drew. Their daughter Ashley, will graduate in May 2009, from dental hygiene school and join her father and two brothers at
Dr. Michael has been in family practice in Lakeland since 1979. In addition to performing all general dentistry procedures, his special areas of focus are orthodontics, treatment of TMJ and sleep disorders.
Dr. Michael enjoys playing golf with his two sons, and being involved with overseas dental mission work in Africa, Central and South America, southeast Asia, Russia and Romania over the past seventeen years.