Plantation Office

8962 Cleary Blvd
Plantation, FL 33324
Ph: (954) 915-8080
Fx: (954) 915-0171

North Miami Beach

1400 NE Miami Gardens Dr. Ste. 215
North Miami Beach, FL 33179
Ph: (305) 956-9996
Fx: (305) 965-9997

Dental Staff

All professionals at Michael Friend maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

  • Michael J. Friend

    Dr. Michael Friend is a native to South Florida. Upon graduation from Hollywood Hills High School, his higher education studies began at the University of Florida. Read More

  • Dana Zeig

    Dr. Dana Zeig was born in Kfar Saba, Israel. She came to Florida with both her parents and older sisters when she was three years old. Her education began at Hillel Community Day School and continued at one of the largest universities in the country, the University of Central Florida. Dr. Zeig graduated with honors from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in molecular and microbiology. Read More

  • Alice F. Reich

    Dr. Alice Reich, a South Florida native, grew up in Plantation, Florida. As her family has lived in Plantation for decades, she is thrilled to be working in her hometown. Dr. Reich attended J.P. Taravella High School and continued her education at Florida State University, where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. Read More

  • Steven Rifkin

    For more than 30 years, Dr. Steven Rifkin has been creating beautiful and healthy smiles for his South Florida patients. Through his many years of practice and continuing education, Dr. Rifkin has continually honed his general and cosmetic dentistry skills. Read More

  • Michael S. Harris
    DMD - Oral Surgeon

    Dr. Harris was raised in California. He attended the University of California, Santa Barbara. It was there that he met his wife, Dr. Clarissa Harris. Dr. Harris completed his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. Read More

  • Baokhoi Bui
    DDS - Endodontist

    Dr. Bui graduated at the top of his class from the School of Pharmacy at the Buffalo campus of the State University of New York (SUNY). He practiced as a pharmacist in New York before returning to SUNY at Buffalo for Dental School, where he again graduated at the top of his class. Read More

  • Eduardo Cruz
    DMD - Endodontist

    Dr. Eduardo Cruz grew up in Caguas, Puerto Rico. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of South Florida in 2010. In 2014 he graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from University of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine. Read More

  • Neil O. De Peralto
    DMD - Orthodontist

    Dr. De Peralto is the proud graduate of one of the top dental schools in the country, The University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. His years of experience and education are the cornerstone for producing outstanding Orthodontic results. Read More

  • Daniel Nagler

    A native of South Florida, Dr. Daniel Nagler is a graduate of Yeshiva University in New York City and received his dental degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Nagler completed his residency in Periodontology from Nova South Eastern School of Dental Medicine. Read More


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