Richard E. Donatelli, DMD MS

Richard E. Donatelli, DMD MS


Dr. Donatelli received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine degree from the University of Florida College of Dentistry after earning his bachelor’s degree in biological science from Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Donatelli joined Tioga Dental & Orthodontics as an orthodontist in 2012. He has given several presentations on orthodontics and his research has been published in multiple scientific journals, including the Journal of Dental Research and Angle Orthodontist. Dr. Donatelli strives to improve the oral health and self-image of his patients, while serving as a leader and positive role model in the community. He serves as the Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Florida and is a team orthodontist at the school’s Craniofacial Anomaly Team. Working at one of the world’s top orthodontic institutions allows Dr. Donatelli to keep current with the latest advances in orthodontic treatment.

He is Invisalign certified and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Southern Orthodontic Association, the Florida Orthodontic Association, the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the International Association for Dental Research, the American Association for Dental Research, the American Dental Education Association, and the Angle Society of Orthodontists.

Dr. Donatelli enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and is a volunteer for Special Olympics. He is an avid Gators fan, an amateur artist, and exercises regularly.