Dr. Kaufman received his DDS degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and his specialty degree in periodontics from Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery, one of the best in the country. He has been a dentist for more than 25 years and has been through several post graduate courses in different fields of dentistry since receiving his D.D.S. degree. Dr. Kaufman has a passion for his profession and his ability to affect the lives of his patients in a positive way everyday.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontics, New York State Dental Society, Nassau County Dental Society and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
His emphasis on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry enable him to provide his patients with the best quality of care in the field. Dr. Kaufman is a specialist in the field of Periodontics and Implant Surgery.
His approach to your treatment starts with patiently listening to you. Then, after a complete and thorough examination, he reviews and discusses the diagnosis and treatment options with you.
"I am proud to provide my patients with the best in dental technology, treatment options and patient comfort. It is my pleasure to address all your questions and concerns."
When not in the office, Dr. Kaufman enjoys playing guitar, photography, skiing and scuba diving.
Dr. Eric Novison is an Ivy League trained dentist from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine and became a specialist in the field of Endodontics (root canal therapy) after completing his residency program at Tufts University in Boston, MA.
Dr. Novison received the Louis I. Grossman Award in Endodontics for outstanding achievement and proficiency in the field and became a member of the Matthew Cryer Honor Society for ranking within the top ten students in his graduating dental class
Dr. Novison is fully trained and proficient in microscopic root canal therapy, re-treatment, and apicoectomy procedures. He integrates the latest in Endodontic technology into his treatments including the use of apex locators, operating microscopes, ultrasonics, and rotary instrumentation.
He takes great pride in his ability to save teeth that would otherwise be lost to decay, fracture, or infection with his highly specialized approach to root canal therapy. He is well known in New York City for his unique ability to perform root canals without fear or discomfort to the patient. Even the most apprehensive of patients are quickly put to ease by Dr. Novison’s calming bedside manner and gentle approach.
Dr. Novison is a member of the following professional organizations:
Dr. Kluchman is a graduate of Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kluchman then completed a one-year general practice residency at Northport VA Medical Center. He then served as chief resident for one year at the Bronx Veteran Affairs where he obtained advanced training in implants and advanced restorative procedures.
Dr. Kluchman is proficient in all phases of dentistry including root canals; implant dentistry, and full mouth rehabilitations. He is committed to providing the highest quality of dentistry to his patients through development of comprehensive treatment plans and utilizing the most innovative dental care. Dr. Kluchman lives in Queens with his wife and son.
Dr. Joshua Weiler is a General Dentist who graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Before his career in dentistry, Dr. Weiler studied Studio Art with a concentration in portraiture at New York University. Dentistry became a passion as he discovered the artistic nature inherent in the procedures seen throughout the entire scope of dentistry.
Following the completion of his doctorate at Tufts University, Dr. Weiler supplemented his training as a General Practice Resident at Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center, where he was awarded Resident of the Year.
Dr. Weiler is an active member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, Nassau County Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Weiler is committed to a lifelong career of continual education and to providing comprehensive treatment to all of his patients in order to restore and maintain ideal aesthetics and function.
When Dr. Weiler is not in the office, he spends his time on the beaches of Long Island and in New York City with his family and friends.
Patricia graduated from Farmingdale State College where she was awarded the Dr. Kendall P Thomas award from the Dental Hygiene program faculty. Patricia has had many roles in dentistry starting out as a dental assistant while still in high school. She also worked as an office manager before going back to school to earn her Associates degree in Dental Hygiene. With over 30 years experience in dentistry Patricia is very knowledgeable in all aspects of dental treatment.
Patricia knows that a healthy mouth is vital to a patient’s general health and enjoys helping patients to achieve their optimum dental heath through both treatment and homecare instructions. Patricia has attended many continuing education courses to keep herself up to date on the many advances in dentistry including infectious control, laser therapy, treating patients with cardiovascular disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, caries prevention and many more.
Patricia lives locally and is happily married with 2 teenage children. When not providing quality dental care she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, reading and crocheting. She is also very involved with her son’s Boy Scout troop, her daughters Girl Scout troop and her local church.
Alexa graduated from the University of Hartford with a Bachelor of Science degree that was earned with honors. She continued her education and received her degree in Dental Hygiene at Briarcliffe College, where she excelled academically as well as clinically. Alexa began her experience in the dental field as a receptionist, followed by dental assisting, leading up to her career as a dental hygienist.
As a hygienist, her core goal is to provide her patients with superior care while keeping their well being in mind and with a gentle touch. She is certified to administer and monitor local anesthesia and nitrous oxide for your comfort. Alexa also strives at educating her patients on the importance of oral health and its strong correlation to systemic health.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, baking and staying fit with yoga.
Jehan graduated from Farmingdale College in 2008 with a license in Dental Hygiene. Her education consists of a Bachelor of Science degree and she is licensed in administrating Nitrous Oxide/Local Anesthesia. Our patients notice Jehan’s outgoing, fun, caring, warm personality. She enjoys working with people and is always willing to help others when needed. Jehan thrives on the constant interaction with our patients and is able to deliver the most up-to-date care possible. She is touched by our patient’s stories, jokes, journeys and adventures. When Jehan isn’t working, she loves to spend time with her family, friends and working out.
We are located at 2442 Merrick Rd, Bellmore, NY 11710