Dr. Chris Waite is Florida native, born in Fort Lauderdale. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from the University of Florida in 1989 and his doctorate in dentistry from University of Florida in 1994.
He served as class president for two years and received numerous leadership and clinical awards. He completed a residency (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) from the US Air Force in 1995. He held the rank of Captain from 1994-1997. He is a member of the Hillsborough County Dental Association, West Coast District Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, American Dental Association, Omicron Kappa Upsilon (dental honorary fraternity), and Psi Omega.