• Preventative Care

    Preventative Care

    2015 Hygienist Photo

    See why routine preventative care is so important for a healthy lifestyle.


  • Community Involvement


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     The Staff at Panther Hollow Dental Lodge strives to give back to our local community.


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  • Melissa M. Duston, D.D.S.

    EducationHeadshot- Dr. Duston

    • Winona State University, B.S. in Cell & Molecular Biology, Graduated 2002.
    • University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry, D.D.S., Graduated 2007.

    Dr. Melissa Duston is originally from Spicer, Minnesota.  She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.  Dr. Duston has over 8 years of experience and previously practiced in Minnesota and Massachusetts before relocating to Florida two years ago.  Dr. Duston joined Panther Hollow Dental Lodge in January of 2015.  She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, but has a special interest in restorative and cosmetic procedures.  Dr. Duston resides in Punta Gorda with her husband Derick, and son Dexter.  They enjoy spending time outdoors with friends and family.  The Dustons also have two cats that complete their family- Rupert and Lucy.  Her favorite thing about working at Panther Hollow  is the friendly, happy atmosphere.

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