Meet Dr. Andrés Guerra

Patients immediately feel at ease and in capable, caring hands when they meet Dr. Andrés E. Guerra-Andrade. An oral surgeon for over a decade, he has been serving residents in Tampa Bay for over seven years. As a full scope oral and maxillofacial surgeon, he has exceptional training and experience with dental implants, challenging extractions, single tooth restoration and full mouth rehabilitation. He has a dedicated committment to dentoalveolar procedures (problems with teeth, gum, jawbone and other bony or soft tissues of the mouth) and patients affected by pathology in the maxillofacial area, specially lip cancer.

Board Certified Oral Surgeon


Dr. Andrés E. Guerra-Andrade was born in Caracas, Venezuela and attended the School of Dentistry at the Universidad Central de Venezuela where he received his doctorate degree. He completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery degree and his Master’s in Dental Sciences at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Science Campus.

Extensive Training & Experience

  • He completed a Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville, Tennessee.
  • Assistant Professor at the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program at the University of Puerto Rico.
  • Chairman and Coordinator of the Deep Sedation course for GPR and Pediatric Dentistry Programs at the University of Puerto Rico.
  • Full scope Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at the James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa.

Dr. Guerra lives in Lutz with his wife of 11 years, Denisse, and their seven-year-old daughter and five-year-old son. In his spare time he really enjoys cooking and grilling and being with his family and friends.

Career Achievements

  • DMD: Universidad Central de Venezuela 
  • Residency and Master in Dental Sciences (MDS) Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, School of Dental Medicine
  • MDS University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine
  • Diplomate American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 
  • Diplomate of the National Board of Dental Anesthesiology 
  • Fellow American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 
  • Fellow American Society of Dental Anesthesia
  • Past President of the West Pasco Dental Association


  • American Dental Association.
  • International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 
  • Florida Dental Association, 
  • Florida Society of Dental Anesthesiology
  • Florida Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • West Coast Dental District Association
  • West Pasco Dental Association
  • Hillsborough County Dental Research Clinic