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DR. JAMES EISDORFER

DR. JAMES EISDORFER

Prosthodontist

Dr. James Eisdorfer graduated from New York University College of Dentistry. He then completed 3 years of Prosthodontic specialty training at Montefiore. There he became Chief Resident. He carried this knowledge with him into his position as an associate professor...

Dr. James Eisdorfer graduated from New York University College of Dentistry. He then completed 3 years of Prosthodontic specialty training at Montefiore. There he became Chief Resident. He carried this knowledge with him into his position as an associate professor at Columbia University School of Dentistry. Additionally, he had success in research as he has been published in numerous medical journals.

Through his years of experience Dr. Eisdorfer took on one major goal. That is, to achieve the “naturally perfect” smile. This means keeping up with the latest dental technology and constantly evolving to ensure the best patient outcome. Dr. Eisdorfer is committed to providing smile makeovers with minimally invasive techniques by using the latest 3D scanners, digital smile design and technology.

The main contributing component to Dr. Eisdorfer’s success is his ability in understanding, listening and connecting to his patients. He believes that compassion, attentiveness, and the finest quality of dentistry will make any patient’s smile, naturally perfect.

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DR. SHERMAN FARAHANI

DR. SHERMAN FARAHANI

Prosthodontist

Dr. Sherman Farahani is a specialist in Prosthodontics, focusing on full mouth rehabilitations, complex restorative and reconstructive procedures, and implant dentistry with a particular emphasis on esthetic outcomes and long-term stability and functionality. He grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia,...

Dr. Sherman Farahani is a specialist in Prosthodontics, focusing on full mouth rehabilitations, complex restorative and reconstructive procedures, and implant dentistry with a particular emphasis on esthetic outcomes and long-term stability and functionality. He grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry in 2007.

He then moved to New York and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from NYU Dentistry in 2012. In 2013 he completed a residency in general practice at New York-Presbyterian Hospital Queens, followed by a three-year specialty residency in Prosthodontics at NYU Dentistry, where he was trained to deliver the highest level of care in the most complex treatments. For his achievements in the program, he received the coveted Addisman Boot Award.

Dr. Farahani believes the health and wellbeing of each individual should be the focus of their treatment, and thus he strives to deliver excellent individualized care utilizing the most biologically sound techniques as well as the most cutting-edge technology available in dentistry.

Furthermore, Dr. Farahani is a firm believer in lifelong learning as well as contributing to the knowledge of the field of dentistry and prosthodontics, as such he continues to be a part-time Clinical Associate Professor at NYU College of Dentistry. He is a member of the American College of Prosthodontists and the Academy of Innovative Dentistry. In his spare time, he is an avid fitness enthusiast, loves cars, motorsports, and traveling, and above all values spending time with family and friends.

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DR. DANA KAPPAROVA

DR. DANA KAPPAROVA

General Dentist

Dr. Dana Kapparova is dedicated to her patient's smiles. Her passion for dentistry was her driving factor through her education at New York University. After graduating in 2008, she began practicing dentistry in Greenwich, CT. She took her education and...

Dr. Dana Kapparova is dedicated to her patient's smiles. Her passion for dentistry was her driving factor through her education at New York University. After graduating in 2008, she began practicing dentistry in Greenwich, CT. She took her education and experience back to New York in 2011. There she joined Dr. James Eisdorfer’s practice in 2012.

She has extensive experience in all dental procedures including preventive and restorative dental care, direct/indirect gold, composite and ceramic restorations, CAD/CAM, fixed and removable prosthetics, including crowns, veneers, post/core, inlays and onlays, implant placement and restoration, soft tissue management, crown lengthening, implant supported mandibular overdentures, molar endo, simple and surgical extractions, impactions, Invisalign.

Dr. Kapparova is well accomplished, not just for her skill, but for her compassion and gentle attitude towards her patients’. In her free time, Dr. Kapparova loves to play piano and spend time with friends and family.

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DR. EDGARD EL CHAAR

DR. EDGARD EL CHAAR

Oral Health Advisor

Dr. El Chaar is currently a Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. He is a former Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and former Director...

Dr. El Chaar is currently a Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. He is a former Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and former Director of Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at New York University College of Dentistry. Former Director and Founder of Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Lutheran Medical Center.

He has a thriving private practice in New York City that specializes in dental implants and Periodontal disease. He is the founder of EEC Institute, a continuing education and research institution focused on the advancement of clinical periodontics and implant dentistry. He is a retired Major in the US Army. He travels several times a year to lecture internationally and domestically and has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and authored several chapters in published books.

Dr. El Chaar completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, his post-graduate education in Advanced Periodontics and Dental Implants, and received a Master in Oral Biology all from New York University. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. Member and Fellow of Implant Team of Implantology (ITI) and serves on the education committee, and Member of American Academy of Periodontology and Academy of Osseointegration.

During his free time, Dr. El Chaar enjoys playing tennis, spending time with his family, boating, and playing the saxophone.
Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. Former Director: Advanced Program in Periodontics New York University College of Dentistry. Former Director & Founder: Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Lutheran Medical Center. Former Clinical Associate Professor: Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry - New York University College of Dentistry. Director & Founder of the EEC Institute. Research & Educational Entity. Retired Major, US Army

Diplomate

American Board of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. American Board of Oral Implantology.

Member & Fellow

Academy of Periodontology. Academy of Osseointegration. ITI, Member, and Fellow. American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Member & Fellow. Fellow of the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics, IADFE. Authored multiple peer-reviewed articles and chapters.

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