Meet The Team

Our Office

At Northwest Family Dental, we are proud to offer convenient services to meet all of your dental needs. Alberto Lopez, DDS and Mahmoud Mona, DMD, PhD along with our team of professionals, offer dynamic dental care to patients in Gainesville, Florida, and the surrounding areas. Using advanced dental technologies and quality materials, we will provide you with the support you need to maintain a happy, healthy smile. Call us today to schedule an appointment with our experienced Gainesville dentist!

Alberto Lopez de Castro, DDS

Alberto Lopez de Castro, DDS a native Cuban, graduated from the Medical Sciences University College of Dentistry in Santa Clara, Cuba in 2012. He later earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. Lopez de Castro is a member of the American Dental Association and has several years of experience in general dentistry, with a special interest in cosmetic procedures. He now resides in Gainesville, FL with his fiancée where he enjoys reading, spending time with his family, and playing sports.

Mahmoud Mona, DMD, PhD

Mahmoud Mona, DMD, PhD grew up in Latakia, Syria. He has been a proud Gator since 2008. He earned his bachelor’s degree with Suma Cum Laude from the University of Florida Interdisciplinary program with a major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from University of Florida College of Dentistry and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from University of Florida College of Medicine focusing on Stem Cell Research. During his training, he authored several publications and won multiple awards. Dr. Mona is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Florida Dental Association (FDA) and the Academy General Dentistry (AGD). He is skilled in most aspects of dentistry including endodontic, restorative, surgical procedures with special interest in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Mona is certified in nitrous oxide sedation and Invisalign orthodontic treatment with extensive training in surgical extractions and bone grafting. In his free time, Dr. Mona enjoys hiking, camping, cycling, swimming and spending time with his wife and their son.
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Northwest Family Dental
3731 NW 40th Terrace #A
Gainesville, FL 32606
Appointments
352-376-6366
Monday:
9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:
8:00am - 3:00pm
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