OFFICE HOURS | Tuesday - Friday: 9AM - 6:30PM | Saturday: 9AM - 4PM509 Madison Avenue, Suite 702, New York, NY - Telephone: 212 644 0004
Helma Philips, DDS
Dr.Philips opened her office on Madison Avenue for Aesthetic, Restorative & Implant dentistry in 2007. Previously,she worked as a dentist for 11 years on Central Park South.
Dr.Philips graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 1995 and has advanced her professional qualifications through post-graduate work including:
Dr.Philips holds a number of professional certifications, including CPR & Emergency Medicine, Invisalign, Botox and Injectible Fillers.
- 2-year Program: "Implantology: Surgical and Prosthetic Treatment" At NYU, leading to ICOI Fellowship.
- Advance Surgical Cadaver Course at Zimmer Institute
- 1-year Program: "Continuum-Fundamentals and Advances in Contemporary Surgical and Implant Dentistry" with Dr.Dennis Tarnow
- 1-year Program in Surgical Implantology with Dr.Carl Misch, leading to MISCH INTERNATIONAL IMPLANT INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIP (MIII).
Her Professional Affiliations Include:
- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
- New York City Dental Society
- International Congress of Oral Implantology
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
- Academy of Osseointegration
In her free time, Dr.Philips enjoys reading, swimming, the outdoors and traveling.
Emali Raz, Office Manager
Emali graduated as a dental assistant at Pratt Institute and had clinical training and practice at Dental Department of Kings County Hospital. She has 20 years of clinical practice and office management in dentistry.
She specializes in providing comprehensive advice to patients with regards to financial treatment options, insurance verifications & appeals and she makes sure that the practice provides an excellent personalized care to make the visit comfortable and as pleasant as possible. She enjoys interacting with people on a one on one basis.
Bituin Ferrer, Clinical Manager
Bituin graduated with a degree in Doctor of Dental Medicine from Ateneo de Davao (DMSF) in the Philippines. She practiced dentistry for four years before moving to the United states and continuing her dental education here.
She is committed in providing patients clinical needs, educating them about the dental procedures, the preventive measure, and assuring them to have a positive and relaxing experience as possible. Backed by skill, training & experience in dentistry, she works alongside with Dr. Philips to attend to all the patients clinical dental needs.
Marianna Racek, RDH
Marianna received a degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark, New Jersey. She has 15 yrs. of experience in dentistry.
She strives for excellence and quality of work, genuinely cares for the well-being of patients, teaches and motivates them for proper oral hygiene & preventitive care. With her warm and energetic nature, she creates a friendly and comfortable environment.
Krishna Mistry, RDH
Krishna is a dental hygenist with a bachelor degree from Queens college and is a graduate of the Hostos Community for Dental Hygiene. She has seven years of experience in the dental field, and is passionate about her work and providing the best care for her patients.
Krishna lives in Long Island City with her husband, enjoys traveling and fine food.
Justyna Gwizdala, Dental Auxiliary
Justyna is a graduate of New York School for Medicine & Dental Assistants, and has been working as a dental assistant since 2007. She's happy to be part of the team and values working in this office and the relationships which she builds with each patient. With her outgoing personality & caring nature, she helps patients to feel comfortable during their treatment.