Dr. Rybstein was born and raised on Long Island. He attended New York University for college during which he was in the honors program and graduated cum laude with a Bachelors of Science in Chemistry. During college he served as a teaching assistant for several courses including chemistry and organic chemistry. He also worked on various research projects in chemistry focusing on the potential medical applications of molecules which can bind to and sever DNA in specific locations and published several articles in journals including the Journal of Inorganic Chemistry.
After college, Dr. Rybstein returned to his Long Island roots and attended Stony Brook University Medical School. During medical school he developed an interest in cardiovascular disease particularly with an eye toward preventive cardiology. Following medical school, during residency in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, Dr. Rybstein furthered his interest in preventive cardiovascular disease by participating in several research projects involved in further delineating specific risk factors for ischemic heart disease. This research resulted in several publications in nationally recognized journals, such as CHEST Journal, the official publication of the American College of Chest Physicians. Dr. Rybstein further distinguished himself in a program of over 50 residents by being awarded the prestigious resident of the year award during his second year of residency. He was also elected to the mini-chief program to help further educate more junior residents.
During residency Dr. Rybstein was accepted to St. Vincents Hospital in Manhattan for a cardiovascular disease fellowship. St. Vincents closed due to financial issues prior to the beginning of his fellowship and Dr. Rybstein served as an Internal Medicine attending for two years in the New York area prior to beginning a cardiovascular fellowship at Winthrop University Hospital, a clinical campus of Stony Brook University Hospital, on Long Island. During fellowship Dr. Rybstein cared for patients having the spectrum of cardiovascular issues. These included but were not limited to ischemic heart disease, non-ischemic cardiomyopathies, valvular heart disease, arrhythmias, hypertension and lipid management. During fellowship Dr. Rybstein completed his certification exams in nuclear cardiology as well as the physicians vascular interpretation exam. Besides for his interests in the full range of cardiovascular diseases, Dr. Rybstein also specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of venous diseases. Specifically, he specializes in treating the full gamut of venous diseases including spider veins and chronic venous insufficiency. He is proficient at sclerotherapy, foam sclerotherapy, radiofrequency ablation, laser ablation and vein stripping.
Lisa R. Young, Ph.D., R.D., C.D.N. is an internationally recognized nutritionist and portion control expert. Dr. Young’s accomplishments include: author, international lecturer, media consultant, private practice nutritionist, and adjunct professor of nutrition in the Department of Nutrition and Food Studies at New York University (NYU). She is the author of The Portion Teller Plan published by Crown, a division of Penguin Random House.
Widely considered an expert on portion sizes, Dr. Young is regularly featured in national publications including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Boston Globe, the Washington Post, Newsweek, Self, Health, Redbook, and Glamour. She has also been featured on national television including ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, TODAY, MSNBC, FOX, and CNN, and appeared in the U.S. award winning documentary Super Size Me and the U.K. BBC documentary series The Men Who Made Us Fat where she traced the history of growing food portions.
Her research interests focus on the contribution of increasing portion sizes to the US obesity epidemic, and its implications for nutrition education and public policy. She lectures internationally on portion control, nutrition, and wellness. She has lectured at prestigious meetings including the American Public Health Association, American Heart Association, the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior, and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics annual conventions. Young is a member of various professional organizations including the American Public Health Association, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, (formerly known as the American Dietetic Association), Nutrition Entrepreneurs, and the Greater New York Dietetic Association.
Dr. Young is a media nutritionist and consultant, and serves as a nutrition adviser, health educator, and media spokesperson. In this capacity, corporations, major media outlets, schools, health departments, law firms, public relations firms, and publishing houses have turned to Dr. Young for her experience, expertise, and knowledge on topics such as nutrition, wellness, portion control, and health trends. She served as an adviser to the NYC Department of Healthy and Mental Hygiene on various portion-control initiatives.
Young is the author of numerous academic publications published in professional journals including the American Journal of Public Health, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Journal of Public Health Policy, Nutrition Reviews, and International Journal of Obesity.
Young currently blogs for Huffington Post on current issues related to portion control, nutrition, and health and has been an advisory board member for Fitness magazine and Bottom Line Women’s Health.
Dr. Lisa Young is a nutritionist in private practice and has been counseling adults and children for more than 25 years. Young offers individual counseling sessions on a wide variety of nutrition related issues including obesity and weight control, disease prevention, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, diabetes, osteoporosis, pregnancy, lactation, and gastrointestinal disorders. Dr. Young has been involved in clinical obesity research studies at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center; and has consulted for various weight management programs in New York City.
Young has served as the nutrition expert for Allure, Fitness, Prevention, Marie Claire, and Redbook magazines and has contributed articles for health magazines and newsletters. She was a regular contributor to The Bottom Line Health Newsletter where she wrote a column Nutritionist’s Picks.
Dr. Young received her doctorate and master’s degrees in Nutrition from NYU, and her bachelor’s degree in Economics and Health Care Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is also a registered dietitian. The Israel Cancer Research Fund (ICRF) named Dr. Young a “Woman of Action.”
Dr. Lisa Young is available for private nutrition counseling sessions, group classes on nutrition, corporate wellness programs, lectures, media interviews and appearances. If you would like to set up an appointment with Dr. Young, or if you would like additional information about services available, please feel free to contact her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Dr. Albert Benchabbat, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.
He has special expertise in 2 areas:
Bone Spurs (Osteophyte)
Flu (Human Influenza)
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Education & Awards
Dr. Benchabbat graduated from U.F.R. De Medecine Cochin-Port Royal, Paris.
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Dr. Benchabbat has 8 hospital affiliations:
Coney Island Hospital
Woodhull Medical/Mental Hlth Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Benchabbat accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
Unicare – 11 plans
Dr. Shawn Khodadadian | NYC Gastroenterologist | Manhattan Gastroenterology in NYC
After acceptance to the highly selective accelerated seven-year B.S./M.D. program, Dr. Shawn Khodadadian graduated summa cum laude from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education/City University of New York Medical School with his bachelor’s degree in biomedicine. He then received his M.D. at the State University of New York’s Stony Brook School of Medicine where he graduated in the top 2% of his class. Dr. Khodadadian received the prestigious Merck Award and was inducted to Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society for all U.S. Medical Schools.
Dr. Shawn Khodadadian, NYC gastroenterologist
Dr. Khodadadian went on to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine followed by a three year fellowship in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC. During fellowship, Dr. Khodadadian received grants to pursue specialized training in Inflammatory Bowel disease at the University of Chicago as well as training in liver disease at the Sinai School of Medicine. After receiving specialized training at Memorial Sloan Kettering, Dr. Khodadadian became one of a select few physicians board certified as a physician nutrition specialist by the American Board of Physician Nutritionists. Dr.Khodadadian feels strongly that nutrition plays a key role in general wellness and disease prevention, particularly in digestive diseases. As part of his comprehensive evaluation, Dr.Khodadadian incorporates nutritional interventions and lifestyle modification into his treatment plans.
Dr. Khodadadian is currently an attending physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC and serves as the Director of clinical nutrition. He is a also clinical instructor at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. Dr.Khodadadian has been voted by his peers as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor as well as New York Super Doctors.
As a best in class NYC gastroenterologist, Dr. Shawn Khodadadian provides highly personalized and comprehensive care. His philosophy regarding the doctor/patient relationship is based on trust and has earned him one of the most respected reputations in NYC.
American Board of Physician Nutritionists
American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American College of Gastroenterology
For more information about an upper endoscopy or to schedule an appointment with the GI doctor, Dr. Shawn Khodadidan, please contact our Upper East Side NYC office.
About Dr. Bartkova
New York University, College of Dentistry, NY 2002
Years in Practice: 27 yrs
Areas of specialty: Cosmetic, Restorative, Implants, Prosthetics, Endodontic
Member: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Dr. Bartkova has been working in New York City since 2002. She began on the Upper East Side and has recently relocated her practice to the Upper West Side.
Dr. Bartkova continually strives to enhance her skills as a dentist by staying abreast of the latest trends and technological advancements in dentistry. She stays up to date with a variety of continuing education classes, ensuring that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.
Our office specializes in wide range of dental services which include:
Preventative and diagnostic care (oral evaluations, digital x-rays, ultrasonic cleaning/scaling);
Restorative care (composite “teeth color” fillings, crowns, bridges – our office uses the latest dental technologies for both crown and bridge work);
Cosmetic dentistry (veneers, inlay, onlay, bonding);
Root canal treatment;
Full/Partial dentures, denture repair;
Implants and Implant Prosthetic Restorations;
Oral Surgery (teeth extraction, crown lengthening, bone grafting, sinus lift);
“Invisalign” teeth straightening.
We encourage our patients not to underestimate the value of routine dental exams and cleaning, because we know that a healthy oral area can lower your risk for coronary heart disease, respiratory disease and complication from diabetes.
Our goal is to help you stay healthier. With individual attention and our boutique approach,
we strive to develop long-lasting, trusting relationships with all of our patients.
At New York’s elite restorative dentists, we provide our patients with the highest quality individualized care.
Dentists and technicians at the forefront of their field
State-of-the-art dentistry from preventative care to complete oral rehabilitation
Artisan-quality crown and bridge, crafted with the latest technology, right in our onsite laboratory to guarantee the highest level of precision and comfort in a timely fashion
The convenience and ease of dental visits in our inviting, comfortable office located in the heart of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan
Dr. Bertini, one of only several hundred maxillofacial prosthodontists in the country, has been practicing dentistry since 1996. In 2006, he co-founded Manhattan Prosthetic Dentistry with Dr. Sobel.
Dr. Bertini graduated from Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 1997, which he followed up with a certificate in prosthodontics in 1999, also from Harvard. Until 2000, he was a fellow in maxillofacial prosthetic dentistry at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. As a reflection of his commitment to Buy Windows 8.1 Enterprise Key Code
educating future generations of dentists, Dr. Bertini has served as a lecturer, clinical instructor and assistant professor at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and at the New York University College of Dentistry, in addition to presenting at conferences.
Dr. Bertini’s expertise and proficiency in multiple languages, including French, Spanish and Arabic, has drawn patients from all over the world, including France, South America and China. He is honored to treat one of his former professors and mentors.
Dr. Bertini has received awards from the American Academy of Dental Practice Administration, the American Academy of General Dentistry, the American College of Prosthodontists, Harvard Windows 8.1 Standard Key online University and New York University. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Society, the New York County Dental Society, the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and the New York University Honor Society of Chemistry.
Outside of the office, Dr. Bertini enjoys snowboarding and kite surfing around the world. Most of all, he loves sharing his travels and adventures with his two children
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Abraham Esses, D.D.S.
Dr. Abraham Esses has been providing the finest dental re to the Flatbush community and its surrounding neighborhoods for more than 20 years. He received his dental degree from the Ohio State University School of Dentistry in 1981. Dr. Esses is known for his sincerity and conscientious approach to treating his patients. He specializes in all aspects of cosmetic dentistry, including Invisalign, porcelain crowns and veneers.
Our dental team:
If you are looking for a well respected and highly experienced dentist in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, you have come to the right place. Our dental office uses the latest state-of-the-art equipment and cutting edge technology and upholds the strictest sterilization techniques. We know that many people may feel anxious about coming to the dentist, so it is our goal to make your visit with us as pain and anxiety free as possible. Dr. Esses makes sure he takes the time to answer any questions you may have and to explain all treatment options.
To make an appointment, you can either call us at the number listed above or fill out the form on our Request an Appointment page. Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover credit cards. Additionally, we participate with many dental insurance plans, including all PPOs. Listed below are just some of the plans we accept. If your insurance plan is not listed, please call us and ask because we may accept it.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthfirst
Delta Dental Sun Life
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Dr. Sammy M. Saadia is proud to announce the opening of his new office at 309 Avenue U (between West Street and McDonald Avenue), in Brooklyn. His brand new, state-of-the-art, dental office is filled with the most up-to-date dental equipment, and modern dcor. His office offers digital x-rays with 96% less radiation than traditional x-rays. Each room is equipped with a thermopedic chair, and flat screen television with cable. You may just feel like you’re at a spa, instead of a dental office!
Dr. Sammy specializes in preventive and cosmetic dentistry. His 23 years of experience and his new location allow him to provide the utmost professional care to his valued patients. His education at the NYU College of dentistry has given him the skills to handle almost any dental procedure. His expertise goes from composite fillings all the way to bleaching.
Say good bye to silver fillings, as Dr. Sammy only uses white composite fillings, to make cavities unknown! Say hello to a beautiful white smile with the top of the line bleaching system. He offers a take home kit, or in office experience. If you are ashamed of your teeth, have no fear, veneers are here! With veneers; a cover for your tooth, one can be proud to smile widely.
In addition, our crowns are second to none! If crowns are a preference to change your dull smile into a white glamorous one, this is the place to do it!
Although extractions can be one of the scariest experiences, Dr. Sammy’s gentle touch will make it painless, and comfortable. Root canals are often considered scary as well, but not in this office! We also treat TMJ disorders.
For our adult and senior patients, Dr. Sammy has a full service lab for fixing, creating, and fitting dentures and partials to all mouths!
Not only does Dr. Sammy specialize in preventive and cosmetic, he also does invisible braces. He is a licensed Invisalign provider. That in itself says a lot, but what says more is that with his experience, Invisalign named him a preferred provider. For those who don’t like to have metal in their mouth, Invisalign is the clear alternativeliterally! Invisalign uses new technology to give you straighter teeth, healthier gums and without the appearance of braces.
As any patient knows, the most important part of keeping a beautiful smile healthy is maintenance. It is imperative that patients come for dental cleanings and checkups at least twice a year. Rest assured, we have one of the best hygienists in Brooklyn. Not only does she do efficient cleanings, she goes the extra mile and scales as well!
If that isn’t enough, we offer comprehensive gum treatment that allows us to fix and prevent gum disease! Another bonus is providing sealants to our patients. Sealants are put in place to prevent cavities from forming!
There is nothing that New York Smile Group can’t handle. Dr. Sammy’s passion for dentistry has transformed many patients lives by giving them beautiful bright smiles. We do full mouth rehabilitation to take care of all your dental needs. With that said, we have some of the best specialists come in for our patients. Implants, bone grafts, and more can be done with ease!
In addition, Dr. Sammy is great with kids. We now have children running into the chair, willing and ready to let him dig in!
His staff is always friendly and reliable. He never over books or double books his patients for appointments. The wait time in our gorgeous new office is usually minimal to none. Dr. Sammy Saadia is happy to invite everyone to come see his new office, and meet his professional staff.
Dr. Joseph Lichter
Joseph Lichter, D.D.S. graduated New York University College of Dentistry in 1997 with honors. He completed a General Practice Residency at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He stayed on as Chief Resident in order to focus on advanced education in General Dentistry. Dr. Lichter was published in multiple dental journal for articles that he had wriiten. Dr. Lichter has taught for a number of years at Peninsula Hospital Center, training the dental residents in Advanced General Dentistry. Dr. Lichter has lectured for Biolase, training dentists in Laser Dentistry and therapy. He continues to practice at the cutting edge with the latest technology and skills. Dr. Lichter has recently trained in delivering Botox and Dental Fillers which is the latest addition to his practice. Currently Dr. Lichter is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, Dr. Lichter stays up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for his patients. As a doctor, he recognizes that his patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in Dr. Lichter and his team. That is just one reason why Dr. Lichter values each and every patient relationship.
We genuinely hope this site is helpful to you in learning more about our practice, dental conditions and treatments, dental recommendations, and more.
Please browse through our website and be sure to give us a call if you have any questions or would like toschedule an appointment.
All American Smile Dental Studios – Manhattan and Brooklyn-based Cosmetic Dentistry
Would you like to have a smile that lights up a room? At All American Smile Dental Studios, we can help you achieve that smile. At our offices in Manhattan and Brooklyn, we provide cutting-edge cosmetic, restorative, and general dentistry in the utmost comfort. At our New York offices, Dr. Maurice Benjamin and his team have the skills and technology necessary to provide total care to our patients. Whether you come to us for simpleteeth whitening or a more involved procedure using dental implants, we see the whole process through, start to finish. Your dental work is custom-designed to perfectly suit your needs while keeping you as comfortable and at ease as possible. The dentistry we provide is of such a high caliber that it attracts patients from Borough Park, Sheepshead Bay, Prospect Park, and throughout New York City, as well as patients from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut.
Meet Dr. Maurice Benjamin
Dr. Maurice Benjamin is attentive to the unique needs and treatment goals of each patient. When you visit All American Smile Dental Studios in Manhattan or Brooklyn, whether you are receiving cosmetic dentistry, a reconstructive procedure, or another treatment, our team will work closely with you to arrange a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan to help you attain the desired results.
Contact All American Smile Dental Studios
If you dream of having a healthy, beautiful smile, our New York-based team would like to make your dream a reality. Contact All American Smile Dental Studios in Brooklyn or Manhattan to schedule a cosmetic, restorative, or general dentistry consultation.
Luxury Cosmetic Dentistry NYC
Welcome to Luxury Dentistry NYC, where our team of professionals work to make your smile dreams come true. We accomplish this by working closely with you from start to finish.
Our office, located in Manhattan, NY, is one of the top locations for New Yorkers to turn to for a beautiful, radiant smile. The Luxury Dentistry team is always up to date on the most advanced technologies to help you achieve the smile you desire with a minimum of fuss, including Invisalign or even Veneers.
Our smile concierge will get you started by using her special expertise to teach you about the latest cosmetic procedures and what they can do for your look. From there the dental team will take over and work with you to design your new smile.
Invisalign Cosmetic Dentist New York
Drs. Davidowitz has extensive experience and knowledge in beautifying smiles. In addition to their DDS, they have all received extra training in many other facets of cosmetic dentistry, and have had great successes in using veneers and Invisalign with their patients. They will help you determine which procedure will most effectively help your individual situation and closely monitor every step of the way to ensure the best possible results.
We are pleased to offer you the chance to have the smile that you’ve always wanted and deserved.
We strive to make your experience at Luxury Dentistry a comfortable and positive one that will leave you smiling bright for many years to come. Please take your time perusing our site and see all that we have to offer.
We will work with you to maximize your dental insurance benefits and limit your out of pocket expense.
Our team looks forward to hearing from you. Your new and beautiful smile awaits!
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Dr. Alla Belilovsky is an internal medicine and a primary care physician.
Dr. Alla Belilovsky has graduated with Bachelor’s Degree magna cum laude in 1999 from Yeshiva University in New York City, and then received her medical degree in 2004 from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating in the top 10% of her class. She completed her internship and residency training in Internal Medicine in 2007 at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Belilovsky is board certified in Internal Medicine, and she is a member of American College of Physicians. She has received a number of awards, including Patients’ Choice Award in 2012, Top Ten Doctors 2012, and America’s Top Physicians 2012. Dr.Belilovsky is currently an attending physician at Lenox Hill Hospital, and in private practice at 133 East 58th Street, Suite 310, New York, NY 10022.
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I perform the following services:
-Comprehensive routine general physical examinations
-Health maintenance and disease prevention
-Screening for diabetes