About Face

Turn back the hands of time and recapture a more youthful you with help from the professionals. Whether your goal is to have smoother skin, a brighter smile, a lift, a tuck. or perhaps a soothing massage, you’ll find a host of services to choose from in this special section.

Bayside and Mid-Island Dental Associates
23-93 Bell Blvd., Bayside
718-631-7337
www.baysidedental.com

400 S. Oyster Bay Rd., Hicksville
516-933-8600
www.midislanddental.com

A Beautiful Smile is Easier Than Ever to Achieve
Have you looked at your smile in the mirror lately? Are there any changes you’d like to see?
By blending the art and science of dentistry, the caring staff at Bayside and Mid-Island Dental Associates takes pride in educating you in the latest cosmetic procedures to make your dream smile a reality.
Today’s cosmetic dentistry allows you to transform your smile much more easily than ever! Whitening can “magically” erase dark and yellow stains and give a more youthful appearance. Bonding and veneers can reshape teeth so beautifully you’ll feel like a Hollywood star. Implants can replace those teeth that were lost due to trauma or decay.

Not sure if you’re ready to make such investments in your mouth and appearance? The latest imaging technology can actually give you a preview of your smile depending on what you would like to achieve! The knowledgeable and dedicated staff at Bayside and Mid-Island Dental Associates can provide additional information on just how comfortable and affordable dentistry can be.

Remember to make time in your hectic schedule and treat yourself to a healthy and beautiful smile.

Arpi’s Spa
187-10 Union Tpke., Fresh Meadows
718-454-2338

Arpi’s Spa is an exciting new facility providing a wide array of services to men and women.
With a distinct focus on customized client service, Arpi’s Spa offers laser hair removal, electrolysis, Chinese Tui Na massage, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu and Amma massage therapy and Tai-Chi lessons, performed by certified/licensed therapists, technicians and teachers. In addition, board certified physicians offer comprehensive cosmetic services, including Botox and Restylane facial fillers.

“Our focus will be on providing clients with a range of services in a relaxed environment that suits each individual’s needs, said proprietor Arpi Anasa, who is certified and licensed in several safe and effective hair removal techniques. "Our goal will be on taking the mystery out of beauty.”

To schedule a complimentary consultation, please call 718-454-2338.

Alan M. Berman, DDS
John A. Lupovici, DDS
77 Veterans Memorial Hwy., Commack
631-462-0997
14 Roosevelt Ave., Port Jefferson Station
631-474-0997

Oral health doesn’t just involve your mouth. In fact, recent studies show that periodontal disease, if left untreated, can jeopardize the health of the entire body and is even implicated in stroke and coronary artery disease. An overall periodontal examination at the offices of Alan M. Berman, DDS, and John A. Lupovici, DDS, can put you on the road to better health. After their treatments, you’ll also find that eating is a great deal more enjoyable when you can chew comfortably. The dentists utilize revolutionary implant technology to replace missing teeth. They perform periodontal surgical and non-surgical procedures to correct such maladies as bleeding gums, long or exposed root surfaces.

A “gummy” or uneven smile will be transformed into a uniform smile full of healthy teeth.

The Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center at Stony Brook
SUNY-Stony Brook University Medical Center
631 444-4666
www.upsb.org

Refresh: Skilled aestheticians utilizing advanced skin care products and techniques will restore that youthful, radiant glow to your skin.
Rejuvenate: Using advanced non-surgical and surgical techniques, including the full spectrum of soft tissue fillers.
Restore: Surgically reverse the physical signs of childbirth or aging, achieving a more youthful appearance.

The most important decision in electing to have cosmetic surgery is choosing the right plastic surgeon. At the Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center at Stony Brook, all surgeons are board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, having completed years of plastic surgery training at nationally renowned medical centers, passing rigorous written and oral examinations, and practicing plastic surgery for at least two years. All have also completed additional fellowship training in subspecialty areas of plastic surgery.

For details call 631- 444-4666.

Dental Fill-Ins, Ltd.
900 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville
631-421-9006; fax 631-421-9007; 24-hour emergency service 516-840-1299
www.dentalfill-ins.com

Filling positions, even temporarily, for a dental office takes fine judgment and a deft touch. Dental Fill-Ins Ltd. has been meeting those demands since 2000. The agency’s founder, Mara explains that her idea was to establish a permanent and temporary employment agency providing top-quality personnel, as well as offer boutique-style customer service. With a record of proficiency, professionalism and dedication, Dental Fill-Ins can promptly fill any temporary and or permanent staffing needs that arise. Top quality service is as easy as making a phone call.

Office hours are Monday – Thursday 8- 3 and Friday from 8 – 1. Please call 631-421-9006. They can be reached after hours and weekends at 516-840-1299.


Diamond Smiles/ David Diamond, DMD
87 Community Rd. Bay Shore
631-665-3966

Are you ready for your extreme smile makeover? Then it’s time to visit Diamond Smiles. The before and after photos of Diamond Smiles patients show amazing results in people who had all but given up on looking good again. Patients who were embarrassed to smile, or had painful teeth or bleeding gums, have had their dental health and confidence restored. They have also improved their social and emotional lives. “Self esteem is priceless,” says David Diamond, DMD. “With an extreme cosmetic makeover, we can restore a beautiful smile,” he adds. Diamond Smiles services include general and cosmetic dentistry, tooth-colored fillings, porcelain veneers, crowns and bridges, cosmetic dentures, implant restorations and Invisalign® Invisible Teeth Straightening. Diamond Smiles accepts most insurance plans towards payment.

Marc Fenster, DMD
50 Rte. 111, Suite 212, Smithtown
631-724-6960

“Everybody has the right to have teeth that are white,” says Dr. Marc Fenster. “Compassionate dentistry for the apprehensive person” is his motto. Dr. Fenster grew up in Commack and is a 1997 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He focuses on improving the patient’s appearance as well as their oral health. His office features a saltwater fish tank, and flat screen television sets in the waiting room and treatment rooms. Dr. Fenster offers an extremely inexpensive tooth whitening process, Zoom Tooth Whitening. Whether by offering visits at 7 a.m., or on Saturdays, Dr. Fenster is there for you. For dental-phobics and other especially apprehensive patients with needs beyond routine fillings or dental care, IV sedation by a board-certified anesthesiologist is available.

Long Island Centers for Periodontics & Implant Dentistry
205 EW. Main St., Huntington
999 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville
9 Roosevelt Ave., Port Jefferson Station
1-877-myliperio
www.myliperio.com

Experience and compassion make patients smile at the Long Island Centers for Periodontics & Implant Dentistry. Jeffrey Kopman, DDS, MMSc, a Diplomate of the prestigious American Board of Periodontology; his father, Harold Kopman, DDS, and Erica Kaplan, DDS, also a Diplomate, have created a warm, compassionate practice featuring state-of-the art periodontal care. Periodontal diseases are associated with illnesses of the cardiovascular and pulmonary systems, and thus oral health impacts the entire body. The doctors will determine whether teeth compromised by periodontal disease can be saved by treatment with the most advanced technologies including GEM GEM 21S® Growth-factor Enhanced Matrix which promotes regeneration of bone and tissue.

If teeth can’t be saved, the doctors can replace them with dental implants using minimally invasive techniques and computer-guided surgery.

Marotta Facial Plastic Surgery
267 East Main Street, Building B
Smithtown
(631) 982-2022
www.marottamd.com

Marotta Facial Plastic Surgery is a premier cosmetic and reconstructive surgery center located in historic Smithtown. Led by Dr. James C. Marotta, facial specialist, the practice offers the very latest minimally-invasive rejuvenation surgeries (e.g. endoscopic midface and brow lifts, mini-facelifts) and non-surgical anti-aging treatments (e.g. Botox, Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra, Microdermabrasion, IPL Photofacials, Chemical Peels) in addition to standard procedures (e.g. nose jobs, eyelid lifts, deep-plane facelifts, cheek and chin implants). Dr. Marotta is board certified, Yale University-trained, an Assistant Professor of Surgery and is one of the nation’s leading surgeons trained to perform the revolutionary MIDFACE lift.

To learn more about Dr. Marotta, his practice and the complete list of services, visit www.marottamd.com. Call 631-982-2022 for a complimentary consultation.

Miller Place Dental Associates
555 Route 25A
Miller Place, NY 11764
631-744-0202
www.millerplacedental.com

Your smile will reach its fullest potential at Miller Place Dental Associates, where comprehensive dental care is attuned to each patient’s individual needs. From the inviting reception area to the friendly and personal staff, the emphasis is on quality care in a nurturing and pleasant environment. The office of Drs. Joseph D'Agrosa, Marc Richling, Dennis Goetz and Paul Mozer has been treating the families of Miller Place and the Greater Port Jefferson/Three Village area since 1972. Whether you are seeking general, cosmetic or implant dentistry, quality service is offered in all aspects of dentistry. Services include tooth-colored fillings, porcelain veneers, in-office whitening, periodontal (gum) surgery, oral surgery, and adult and adolescent orthodontics (using braces or Invisalign technology). Call to schedule your complimentary cosmetic makeover consultation.

The New York Center for Orthognathic & Maxillofacial Surgery
474 Montauk Hwy. West Islip
631-376-1560

2001 Marcus Ave.
Suite N10, Lake Success
516-775-1818

110 E. 55th St.
New York, NY
516-775-1818
www.nycoms.com

Misalignment of the jaws and multiple missing teeth often lead to significant functional difficulties in chewing, speaking and day-to-day social activities. However, the renowned team of board-certified, surgically-trained specialists at The New York Center for Orthognathic & Maxillofacial Surgery (.NYCOMS.com) utilizes state-of-the-art techniques to correct these problems of the jaw. Their specialties include dental implants, corrective jaw surgery, bone grafting, oral pathology, and the treatment of facial trauma, TMJ and cleft lip and palate. The doctors of NYCOMS are available to help you in three convenient locations in Manhattan, Lake Success and West Islip. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Osteohealth/Revolutionizing Regeneration
800-874-2334
www.osteohealth.com

Advances in genetic engineering are revolutionizing dental care. A new state-of-the-art compound, GEM 21S® Growth-factor Enhanced Matrix, is the first genetically engineered treatment designed to safely and effectively promote faster healing of bone and gum tissue around teeth. Unlike most other available treatments, GEM 21S® Growth-factor Enhanced Matrix provides both a platform for regeneration to occur and an active growth factor which stimulates regeneration of bone and tissue. The active growth factor in GEM 21S® has been shown to attract cells necessary for healing and cause them to multiply. GEM 21S® will improve the health of the jaw bone and surrounding tissues that have been damaged as a result of periodontal disease. Ask your dentist about GEM 21S®, or visit www.osteohealth.com for more information.

Marshall A. Polan, DDS, PC
75 New St.
Huntington
631-423-5533

“I want the best for my patients,” says Marshall A. Polan, DDS, PC. Dr. Polan’s approach to dentistry emphasizes care and compassion, with staff trained to listen to patient needs and make them feel comfortable at all times.

Dr. Polan's practice utilizes state-of-the-art technology including digital radiography and cad cam processes to ensure a high level of care, treatment, education and comfort. This modern, efficient approach offsets the need for a dental laboratory to make crowns and porcelain fillings. This elimination of the middle step is accomplished by computer "cad cam" processes made by Sirona and called “Cerec.” Thus patients can have their dental work completed in one visit. Dr. Polan accepts most forms of insurance as full or partial payment. Call for a free consultation.

Port Washington Dental Associates
18 Haven Ave., Suite 200, Port Washington
516-944-5300

Advancements in dental technology have given dentists the power to provide cosmetic and dental services that will change the way people feel about themselves. Port Washington Dental Associates stays at the forefront of the constantly changing field of general and cosmetic dentistry. Because the first thing you notice about a person is their smile, when you enter Port Washington Dental Associates, you are greeted with a cheerful smile and a dental staff committed to professionalism. On staff are general dentist/owner William Eliades, DDS, associate dentist John Damaskos, DDS, and pediatric dentist Dionne Finlay, DDS along with other specialists to serve most of your dental needs. The office is currently accepting new patients. Call for complimentary x-rays and exams.

Amiya Prasad, M.D.
901 Stewart Ave., Suite 206, Garden City
516-742-4636
www.draprasad.com

Amiya Prasad, M.D., is a cosmetic surgeon with offices in Manhattan and Long Island. He is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, a fellow of the American Society of Oculofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and the American Board of Ophthalmology. He holds board certification in Ocular Surgery. Dr. Prasad’s work is highly regarded for its natural results. The Smartlift™ Eyelift is an innovative procedure that produces natural results with minimal risk and quick recovery. He recently partnered with Dr. Pankaj Singh (dentist) to open Le Visage, the first luxury rejuvenation center in Garden City. Le Visage is a full-service location for beauty restoration – offering dentistry, cosmetic surgery, hair restoration and spa treatments.

Suffolk Plastic Surgeons, P.C.
179 Belle Meade Rd., Suite 1, East Setauket
631-751-4400
www.suffolkplasticsurgeon.com

The latest innovations in plastic surgery are available at Suffolk Plastic Surgeons. The philosophy of plastic surgeons Hilton C. Adler, M.D., FACS, Stephen F. Coccaro, M.D., FACS, and Kenneth C. Kneessy, M.D., F.A.C.S. is that plastic surgery is not just a matter of changing your appearance. It can also boost your self-confidence as you begin to look as young as you feel. New available treatments include FDA-approved silicone breast implants for cosmetic use and VelaSmooth, the first F.D.A. cleared medical device, which offers patients a non-surgical, no-downtime treatment for cellulite. In addition, Dr. Adler was the first on Long Island to perform a “Ribbon Lift,” a minimally-invasive procedure which rapidly sculpts the neck and eliminates jowls. Schedule a complimentary cosmetic surgery consultation today.

Total Family Dentistry of St. James, P.C.
331 First Ave., St. James, NY 11780
631-584-5523
danias100@aol.com
www.totalfamilydentistry.com

The family that goes to the dentist together … smiles a great deal more. At Total Family Dentistry of St. James, PC, general dentists and multiple specialists provide all phases of dentistry. Michael A. Ioannou, DMD, pediatric dentistry; John E. Baker, DDS, orthodontics; Joseph Argento, DDS, periodontics; Gus Stampelos, DMD, general dentistry; and Stephen J. Klein, DDS, oral surgery, work as a team to provide comprehensive treatment. Services include two different methods of bleaching, including the newest, most current technology, the Zoom bleaching system; porcelain laminate veneers which create a Hollywood smile where teeth were chipped, stained or misaligned; crowns and caps for teeth broken beyond repair; and composite white fillings that resemble the tooth structure you once had as well as replacing unwanted black/silver fillings.

Diamond Smiles/ David Diamond, DMD
87 Community Rd. Bay Shore
631-665-3966

“Self esteem is priceless,” says David Diamond, DMD. At Diamond Smiles, patients who had given up on achieving the smile of their dreams can now smile again with confidence. If fear, embarrassment or finances have kept you from visiting a dentist, you’ll find comfort and understanding at Diamond Smiles. The practice offers pain-free dentistry and an understanding of all dental phobias. The doctors, the hygienists and every other member of the Diamond Smiles staff are compassionate, courteous and professional.

Services at Diamond Smiles include general and cosmetic dentistry, Zoom 2 teeth whitening (as seen on television’s “Extreme Makeover”), tooth-colored fillings, porcelain veneers, crowns and bridges, cosmetic dentures, implant restorations and Invisalign® Invisible Teeth Straightening. Diamond Smiles accepts most insurance plans towards payment.

 

 

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