advanced dds team

At Advanced DDS, we’re not your only choice when it comes to choosing quality dental care; But we do make a promise to you and your family that every effort is made to ensure your utmost comfort during your visits with us. We take the initiative to maintain the highest levels of safety through the use of state-of-the-art dental technology such as our low-dose x-ray machines and high tech water filtration system. We can minimize the number of visits with options such as same day implant processing and in-house CT scanning.

Our Dentist Team

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Clinical Director

Dr. Brian Raskin

Dr. Brian Raskin is the founder of Advanced DDS, and has been practicing and innovating in the field since 1984.He earned his BS at Adelphi University, and his Dental Degree New York University's College of Dentistry. His post-graduate residencies at both Booth Memorial Medical Centerin Queens and Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx allowed Dr. Raskin to further develop his approach to dentistry. Over the years, Dr. Raskin has invested heavily in integrating new technology for his practice to ensure patients receive top-of-the-line treatments using cutting-edge methods. Dr. Raskin specializes in cosmetic, periodontal, surgical, implant, and general dental care.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Diplomat and Fellow - International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Fellow - Misch Implant Institute
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Academy of Computerized Dentistry
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS)
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Nassau County Dental Society
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General Dentist

Dr. Pat D’Orlando

Dr. Pat D'Orlando has over 15 years experience practicing General Dentistry, and is well-versed in IV Sedation Dentistry and the expert placement of Dental Implants. "Dr. D," as his patients affectionately call him, received his BS at Long Island University's CW Post, and graduated from Stony Brook University's School of Dental Medicine. After graduating, Dr. D completed his residency at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in Queens, NY, where he fine-tuned his methods to provide patients with a comfortable, anxiety-free experience while in the dental chair. Dr. D specializes in General Dentistry and Implant placement.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Fellow - Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS)
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Associate Fellow - American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Nassau County Dental Society
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General Dentist

Dr. Dilmarys Peña

Dr. Dilmarys Peña earned her BS at SUNY Binghamton, and studied dentistry at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. She completed her residency at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. She specializes all forms of General Dentistry, as well as in easing the fears of patients who experience anxiety while sitting in the dentist's chair,

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Delta Sigma Delta
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General Dentist

Dr. Michelle Steblai

Dr. Michelle Steblai, a lifelong Long Islander, has been in private dental practice for over a decade. After graduating from Stony Brook University's School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Steblai completed her residency at St. Charles Hospital in Port Jefferson, NY. Dr. Steblai is always keeping up on the latest treatment methodologies thanks to a rigorous commitment to continuing education, and focuses on the provision of top-quality dental care.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Association of Women Dentists
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • Nassau County Dental Society
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Oral Surgeon

Dr. Abiola Sadiq

Doctor Abiola Sadiq attended the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Howard University Hospital as a chief resident, following her general practice residency at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital. Prior to her residency at the Howard University Hospital, Doctor Sadiq was a part of the Advanced Standing program at the University of Southern California, where she received her DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) certificate.

Doctor Abiola Sadiq also attended the BDS College of Medicine at the University of Lagos Nigeria, prior to her time at the University of Southern California. Doctor Sadiq is currently a part of the following acclaimed associations:

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • New York State Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • William F. Harrigan Alumni Association
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Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Shylon Mathew

Dr. Shylon Mathew is a New York native who was born and raised in Queens, NY. Knowing from a young age she wanted to pursue a career in healthcare, she found her calling in dentistry and headed upstate to earn her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree with thesis honors from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.

She then went on to complete a General Practice Residency at New York Medical College in Westchester, New York. She continued her specialty training in pediatric dentistry at St. Barnabas Hospital in Bronx, New York, where she served as chief resident. During her residency, she received extensive training in behavior management and treating children, adolescents, and patients with special needs as well as all forms of sedation.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • Nassau County Dental Society
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Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Sybil Padavathil

Dr. Sybil Padavathil completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Florida and immediately moved to the Northeast to start her dental education. She graduated from Boston University's Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and relocated to New York to begin her general dentistry career. After completing her residency at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY Dr. Sybil decided that her passion was working with children. She then completed a two-year residency in pediatric dentistry at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. She believes assessing each child's dental treatment based on their specific needs and making their dental experience as easy and fun as possible. Dr. Sybil is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Association of Pediatric Dentists
  • American Dental Association
  • Second District Dental Association

Our Front Desk Team

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MONICA

OFFICE MANAGER

EDUCATION: Coming soon.

HOBBIES: sailing, traveling, reading, and watching movies

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JESSICA

FRONT DESK TEAM LEADER

EDUCATION:Academy of Art University, San Francisco (Film & Television with a focus in Screen Writing)

HOBBIES: cooking and movie trivia

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Yancy

Receptionist

EXPERIENCE: 9 years in customer service, 4 years in dental front desk

HOBBIES: Party decorating, trying new foods, going on walks with her son

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John

Receptionist

EDUCATION: Coming soon.

EXPERIENCE: N/A

HOBBIES: Basketball, Beer, & occasionally errands.

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Katherine

Receptionist

EDUCATION: Coming soon.

EXPERIENCE: N/A

HOBBIES: Baking an absurd amount of delicious treats, babysitting, & professional hunting.

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MELISSA

Receptionist

EDUCATION: NYC Department of Education Chair Side Dental Assisting ’06 & National Paramedical ’06. Currently continuing her education at Nassau Community College

EXPERIENCE: over 9 years of dental assistant & front desk experience

HOBBIES: going to the movies, shopping, spending time with family, and listening to all genres of music

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Latoya

RECEPTIONIST

EXPERIENCE: Coming soon!

HOBBIES: Coming soon!

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Marilyn

RECEPTIONIST

EXPERIENCE: Coming soon!

HOBBIES: Coming soon!

Our Hygienist Team

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WENDY

DENTAL HYGIENIST

EDUCATION: New York City College of Technology (2007) & continuing further education at SUNY Farmingdale (present)

ACHIEVEMENTS: Pfizer award of excellence in clinical skills; Student American Dental Hygiene Association (SAHDA) – Vice President

HOBBIES: Taking care of her daughters (Kayla & Gabby)

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MICHELLE

DENTAL HYGIENIST

EDUCATION: SUNY Farmingdale (2013)

EXPERIENCE: 10 years of experience in the dental field

HOBBIES: Taking care of her daughter (Melanie), soccer, reading, dancing, and traveling

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DIRIEN

DENTAL HYGIENIST

EDUCATION: New York City College of Technology (2019)

ACHIEVEMENTS: Hortense Jaffe "Sunshine" Award; Student American Dental Hygiene Association (SAHDA) - Vice President

HOBBIES: Spending time with her family, shopping and gardening

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Rosario

DENTAL HYGIENIST

EDUCATION: Coming soon.

ACHIEVEMENTS: Coming soon.

Our Dental Assistant Team

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FLOR

LEAD DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION: Nassau BOCES Dental School

EXPERIENCE: 16 years of experience in Dentistry.

HOBBIES: Cooking, traveling, swimming, and her puppy (Brownie).

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MOE

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION: New York School for Medical & Dental Assistants (2000)

EXPERIENCE:  19+ years of dental field experience

HOBBIES: Basketball, Weightlifting, and taking care of his family (proud Grandfather & family man).

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MIRIAM

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION: New York School for Medical and Dental Assistants (1988)

EXPERIENCE: over 25 years of dental experience (16 years of that is in dental implants)

HOBBIES: Cooking, her two children, and her two Miniature Schnauzers

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Cristal

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EXPERIENCE: 4 years as a dental assistant

HOBBIES: Spending time with her daughter, cooking, and listening to music

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Gabriella

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION:

Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University, Specialty in Prosthodontics (Lima, Peru, 2011)

San Martin De Porres University, Doctor of Dental Surgery (Lima, Peru, 2006)

EXPERIENCE:  Prosthodontist for 2+ years, Dental assisting for 4+ years

HOBBIES: Zumba, listening to music, bike riding

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karla

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION: BOCES, Barry Tech Dental Assisting Program

ACHIEVEMENTS: Still achieving & living her dream!

HOBBIES: Attending concerts, trying new food & collecting #SquishMallows

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Caryn

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION:

DeVry University, Computer Information Systems & Forensics (Chicago, IL)

EXPERIENCE: Dental Assistant for 15+ years.

HOBBIES: Coming soon!

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Cleydi

DENTAL ASSISTANT

EDUCATION:

Information coming soon.

EXPERIENCE: Information coming soon.

HOBBIES: Information coming soon.

Anesthesia Team

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GEOFFREY

Anesthesia & Surgical Coordinator

EDUCATION: LIU Post

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Dental Anesthesiologist

Dr. Jose Rivero

Dr. Jose Rivero, born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, is a Board Certified Dentist Anesthesiologist. Dr. Rivero earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in Venezuela, and practiced for several years. After coming to the U.S., Dr. Rivero studied at the University of Connecticut, where he completed two years of postdoctoral training. He later accepted a position in the Dental Anesthesiology program at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx, as well as an internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Rivero became Board Certified by the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He keeps an active private practice providing ambulatory anesthesia and is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Hospital, where he holds a teaching position. He is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Basic Life Support (BLS).

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

EXPERIENCE:

  • 8 years of Oral Maxillofacial experience
  • Specializes in dentoalveolar surgery, dental anesthesia and trauma
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Dental Anesthesiologist

Dr. Martin Boorin

Martin R. Boorin, DMD is an experienced, residency-trained, fully qualified dentist anesthesiologist. He is a graduate of the University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine and completed his two-year anesthesiology residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Boorin has been in the practice of dental anesthesiology for over 30 years, including a full-time hospital anesthesia practice for thirteen years, and has been a staff dentist anesthesiologist at Long Island Jewish Medical Center since completing his residency in 1987.

He currently maintains a full time, office-based practice of dental anesthesiology in the tri-state region for pediatric, adult, and special needs patients. Dr. Boorin is a clinical assistant professor, in the Departments of Hospital Dentistry and Dental Anesthesiology at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine and an attending dentist anesthesiologist at Stony Brook University Hospital. He is the section chief for dental anesthesiology in the Department of Dental Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • INFO COMING SOON!
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Dental Anesthesiologist

Dr. Emanuel Gluckman

Dr. Gluckman is no stranger to providing high-quality in-office anesthesia services for dental patients of all types. Originally from Orange County California, Dr. Gluckman attended California State University, Fullerton for college where he graduated summa cum laude with the Miles D. McCarthy award given to the most outstanding graduating student pursuing a career in the health professions. Following graduation, he stayed in southern California to attend the UCLA School of Dentistry on a Dean’s Scholarship. While earning his DDS, Dr. Gluckman was awarded the prestigious Horace G. Wells Award for excellence in dental anesthesiology.

Afterwards, he moved across the country to further his education by attending the three-year hospital based residency in dental anesthesiology at the NYU Langone Medical Center, a Level 1 trauma center. During his training at NYU, Dr. Gluckman completed rotations in internal medicine, pediatrics and intensive care as well as completing over 2000 general anesthetics for a wide array of procedures including neurosurgery, vascular surgery, orthopedic surgery, cardiology and ENT. Additionally, he worked in dental offices outside to provide general anesthesia for special needs, phobic and pediatric patients. Dr. Gluckman’s primary goal is always patient safety first and foremost, followed closely by providing a comfortable and pain and anxiety free environment for your visit.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • INFO COMING SOON!

Our Marketing Team

TYRELL

MARKETING DIRECTOR

EDUCATION: Full Sail University (Bachelors Degree)

EXPERIENCE: 6+ years of Social Media Coordination & Digital Marketing