Meet Our Dentists in Sarasota, FL

Michael P. Ryan D.D.S

Dr. Michael P. Ryan is a second-generation dentist. He attended Marquette University for his undergraduate studies. He then went on to earn his doctorate in dental medicine from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1991. Upon graduating Dr. Michael P. Ryan went into practice with his father Dr Michael J. Ryan. During this time Dr. Ryan reconnected with a childhood classmate Elizabeth, the two graduated from grade school together. Michael and Elizabeth went on to marry and start a family. Today they have been married for 28 years and have 7 children and 4 grandchildren. Dr. Ryan has shared his passion for dentistry with his children and has added a new meaning to the term family dentistry. His dream of practicing with one or more of his children came true when his son Collin graduated from dental school in May of 2023. Dr. Collin Ryan is currently practicing with his dad, Dr. Ryan also has a daughter who is currently working as dental hygienist, a son who will be attending dental school in the fall of 2024 and another daughter studying dental hygiene at the The Ohio State University.

Dr Ryan’s passion for dentistry runs deep and he has a true commitment to his patients and their dental health. Dr. Michael P. Ryan is member of several dental associations.

  • The American Dental Association
  • The Academy of General dentistry
  • The Illinois Dental Association
  • The Florida Dental Association
  • The West Coast District Dental Association
  • Sarasota County Dental Association

Over the years Dr. Ryan has continued to educated himself earning credentialing and several accolades from different institutions in order to give his patients the best overall quality of care.

  • Ed Mills 2004 Atlanta Center for Restorative Dentistry
  • Attended the Misch Implant Institute in 2005 where he completed both the surgical and prosthetic courses.
  • Attended the Misch Resnik Institute in 2019-2020. In March of 2020 Dr. Ryan completed 300+ hours of study earning him Diplomate status, the highest credentialing in oral implantology (DIOCI).
  • Has been a CEREC mentor since 2016
  • Has been certified with Invisalign for over 2 decades

Collin S. Ryan D.M.D.

Dr. Collin Ryan has 6 siblings and grew up in Orland Park Illinois. He is a third generation Dentist and has always worked toward his dream of becoming a dentist and working with his father since he was very young. Dr. Collin chose dentistry because he believes that helping people is truly his calling. Nothing is more rewarding for him than to see a patient’s boost in confidence and happiness when they achieve a healthy smile that they are proud to show off. Dr. Collin attended Marquette University where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biology before moving back home and completing his Masters in Biomedical Sciences and Doctor of Dental Medicine degree both from Midwestern University in Downers Grove Illinois. Dr. Collin provides individualized care for his patients with a wide range of services provided to fit your specific needs. Dr. Collin belongs to the ADA, FDA and AGD and he currently has plans to expand his training, furthering his knowledge and services he can provide his patients. Outside of his career, Dr. Collin cherishes every moment being a dad to his two beautiful young girls and is recently engaged. Dr. Collin is an avid sports fan, his favorite sports teams are the Chicago Bears, The Ohio State Buckeyes and Marquette Basketball. Along with watching sports, Dr. Collin loves to play them in his free time. In his free time, Dr. Collin currently plays in a flag football league and loves to golf.

Gulf Gate Dental

3212 Gulf Gate Dr.
Sarasota, FL 34231

Office Hours

Mon - Thur
8am – 4pm
8am – 12pm