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Meet Your Doctor
Justin Villafane, DDS, Diplomate, ABDSM
Dr. Villafane was born and raised in Beatrice, Nebraska, and is a University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) College of Dentistry graduate. He’s dedicated to offering a welcoming, comfortable environment for all patients.
An ambassador of the Breathe Institute, a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, and a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Dr. Villafane has a special interest in airway development in children and adolescents, tongue-tie release, and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep breathing disorders in adults.
He was educated by Dr. Soroush Zaghi, MD and Dr. Richard Baxter DMD, MS, two of the top clinicians in this field. He has a passion for helping people get to the root of this commonly overlooked problem and regain their quality of life.
Dr. Villafane is also a general dentist at the Lancaster County Health Department. He’s been involved in UNMC’s Dental Day, Nebraska Mission of Mercy, and dental mission trips with Kobonal Haiti Mission. He’s also a member of the American Dental Association and the Nebraska Dental Association.
Dr. Villafane loves spending time with his wife and two young boys, playing sports, hunting with his dad, and cheering on Husker athletics.