Meet The Doctor

Thomas F. Plunkett

Thomas F. Plunkett

D.M.D.

Dr. Thomas Plunkett graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry and received his degree of Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMD) in 1990. He has been practicing dentistry for over 25 years in South Lakeland/Mulberry area.

He likes spending time with his family and going to sporting events. He cheers on Gator football!

Strong education and training, for care you can count on

“Every year, there are new advances being made in dentistry - advances that can give you a healthier, more attractive smile and that can make your care even more gentle. As your dentist, I want to make sure you always get informed, up-to-date care. And so I’ve made sure I have the educational background and up-to-the-minute training you and your smile deserve.”

BA: Zoology, So Illinois University of Carbondale, 1968

DMD: University of Florida, 1990

Certificate in Advanced General Dentistry: University of Alabama Birmingham, 1991

Over 400 hours of continuing education courses to date, including implant restorations, root canal problem solving, infection control, dental emergencies & nonsurgical gum care.

Professional memberships let Dr. Plunkett give you even more knowledgeable care

“Every doctor has his or her own strengths. By meeting with other dentists in these professional societies, I can share my knowledge with them, and learn from them as well. This lets all of us give our patients more informed, comfortable care.”

Member: American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, West Coast Dental Association, Polk County Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry.


Thomas F. Plunkett, DMD PA

About Thomas F. Plunkett, DMD PA

Thomas F. Plunkett, DMD PA is a Lakeland based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, and more.


We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Plunkett and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 863-213-3393 and experience why our patients think Thomas F. Plunkett, DMD PA is the best dentist in Lakeland.



Meet The Team



Amy

Amy

Hygienist

Amy has been a hygienist since 2005 . She loves her patients and taking care of them is a priority. She is married with two girls. She loves spending time with them and going to church.



Dawn

Dawn

Hygienist

Dawn has been a hygienist since 2010. Educating and motivating patients to want to improve their oral health and to see the improvements together is such a rewarding experience as well as offering quality gentle care. In her free time she loves going to the beach and shopping with her daughter, along with exercising and Gator football. Go Gators!



Ginger

Ginger

Hygienist

Ginger has been a dental hygienist in Polk county since 1995. She enjoys building long-lasting relationships with her patients. Ginger has been married since 1997, and she and her husband have one daughter. She loves to spend time with her family at the beach, at baseball games, and at church. Ginger is a competitive runner with several half marathons on her list of accomplishments.



Melanie

Melanie

Office Manager

Melanie is our office manager. She started in dentistry as a dental assistant. She loves seeing our patients leave with a smile and is here to help them in any way she can. She is married with two daughters. She loves to read, sew and spend time with her family.