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Best Dentists in Brooklyn, NY

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Brooklyn Dentists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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380 Union Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211

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Why choose this provider?

Metropolitan Dental Arts helps Brooklyn residents improve their oral health. It provides a range of dental services, including X-ray examinations, Botox injections, and implants to restore the aesthetics of clients' smiles. The multi-specialty dental practice is composed of an oral surgeon, a periodontist, and cosmetic dentists. The team includes Keith J. Heller, a cosmetic and restorative dentist who stays updated on developments in dentistry by attending conferences and monthly study clubs. He is a member of the American Dental Association.

  • Extractions
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Crowns

86 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249

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5.0 (152)
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4.0 (42)
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4.4 (18)

Why choose this provider?

Williamsburg Dental Arts is a medical and dental clinic that has been serving Brooklyn residents for more than a decade. It offers a wide variety of services, including root canal treatment, dental cleanings, smile makeovers, full-mouth restoration, and teeth whitening. The clinic also provides dental implants, dermal fillers, porcelain veneers, and dentures, as well as Invisalign aligners. Its founder, cosmetic and implant dentist Konstantin Rubinov, has been a faculty club member at the Spear Center for Advanced Dentistry in Arizona since 2012.

  • Dentures
  • Invisalign
  • Whitening

400 East 56th Street, New York, NY 10022

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Sutton Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry is a dental clinic serving clients in Brooklyn and the surrounding areas. The clinic offers solutions for chipped, fractured, and cracked teeth. Its same-day cosmetic dentistry services include porcelain veneers and crowns, bridges, and dental implants. Mojgan Fajiram, the clinic’s owner, is an oral implantologist who performs full mouth reconstruction. Fajiram’s celebrity clients include Nicki Minaj, Idris Elba, and Shania Twain. The clinic also offers treatment services for TMJ and sleep apnea.

  • Invisalign

Compare our Top Dentists

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Metropolitan Dental Arts
380 Union Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211
Williamsburg Dental Arts
86 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Sutton Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
400 East 56th Street, New York, NY 10022

FAQs

  • Introduction

    Dentists are medical professionals who diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions that occur with the teeth, oral mucosa, and disorders of the jaw, such as TMJ. There are several areas of dentistry that include orthodontics, pediatric, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and cosmetics.

    People visit the dentist for basic wellness check-ups and exams, dental treatments for issues such as gum disease and periodontitis, and restorative cosmetic procedures. Dentists help patients with various issues, ranging from filling cavities and straightening teeth with braces to tooth extractions and treatment for conditions such as bruxism, also known as teeth grinding.

    When left untreated, conditions such as cavities and damaged or cracked teeth can lead to abscesses and infections, and dentists help by treating and preventing further damage.
  • Is it safe to go to the dentist?

    It's safe to go to the dentist, even during the COVID-19 pandemic, thanks to the strict infection control guidelines that dentists have followed for many decades. At all times, dentists follow ADA and CDC protocols to ensure patient safety.

  • When should a baby go to the dentist?

    The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry advises parents to schedule the first dental visit within six months of the first tooth erupting and one year of age for all infants. Babies should also visit the dentist for emergencies, such as cracked or broken teeth.

  • Why does a child need sealants?

    Pediatric dental sealants are applied to the teeth to work as a barrier and provide protection from decay and bacteria. Sealants also work to prevent small food particles from settling in the grooves of the teeth, which can lead to the development of cavities.

  • Can you go to the dentist while pregnant?

    It's safe for women to continue with regular dental visits while pregnant. During pregnancy, hormonal changes can affect the gums and teeth, leading to inflammation and gingivitis. Regular cleanings and checkups can help keep hormonal dental issues at bay.

  • How do dentists pull teeth?

    Dentists pull teeth through simple and surgical extractions. Simple extractions are performed at the dentist's office with local anesthetic and forceps. Surgical removal is required for broken teeth and teeth that have not erupted, such as wisdom teeth. Surgical procedures require stronger anesthetic or sedation, and forceps are used to remove the teeth.

  • What kind of dentists are there? 

    There are seven primary areas of dentistry.

    1. General dentistry covers a wide scope, with procedures ranging from general exams and X-rays to deep cleanings and simple extractions.
    2. Pedodontists, or pediatric dentists, have a primary focus on infants and children.
    3. Orthodontists handle braces and other procedures that straighten the teeth.
    4. Periodontists treat the gums and structures that support the teeth, such as bone and ligaments.
    5. Endodontists perform dental pulp treatments, such as root canals.
    6. Oral pathologists, or oral surgeons, focus on surgical procedures that include wisdom teeth extraction and dental implants.
    7. Prosthodontists handle highly complex restorative dental procedures, including bridge and denture placements.