Meet Dr. Beach
Dr. Christopher Beach, your Dunedin dentist at Beach Dentistry, was born and raised in Florida, and is a sixth generation native Floridian. As a child, he developed strong interests in science and music and dreamed of a career where he could blend these interests. While studying chemical engineering at the University of Florida, he realized his dream of becoming a dentist. Dr. Beach discovered that an excellent dentist needs a passion for helping people, a mastery of chemistry and materials, and an imagination for designing beautiful smiles and life-like dental restorations. After completing his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering with Honors, Dr. Beach earned his D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental Medicine) degree from The University of Florida, College of Dentistry. During his time in dental school, he was awarded the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Horace Wells Senior Student Award and the Academy of Dental Materials Senior Student Award. While in dental school, Dr. Beach married his college sweetheart and started a family. After graduation, he and his family moved to Palm Harbor to be closer to extended family. Dr. Beach focuses his practice on providing excellent preventative and restorative dental care to the surrounding communities of North Pinellas county. Aside from practicing dentistry and spending time with his family, Dr. Beach enjoys discovering new music and playing the guitar.
Dr. Beach is dedicated to improving the health of his patients and also the health of the community. Outside of the office, he has provided extensive free dentistry at the Community Dental Clinic, the HEP dental clinic, Gulfcoast Dental Outreach, the Florida Department of Health, and the Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranch. He has also been instrumental in organizing Pinellas County’s Give Kids a Smile annual free dental access day.
Dr. Beach maintains active memberships with The American Dental Association, The Florida Dental Association, The West Coast District Dental Association, The Upper Pinellas County Dental Association, The Academy of General Dentistry, and The Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry, a unique organization that promotes the use of magnification in the dental profession. In addition to his professional memberships, Dr. Beach dedicates considerable time to advancing his education. Dr. Beach is a member of the Faculty Club at Spear Education, where he receives advanced training in the topics of restorative dentistry, complex rehabilitations, implant prosthetics, worn dentition, bruxism, and dental esthetics.