Dr. Christopher Proto, DDS

Dr. Christopher Proto, DDS

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63 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Proto, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Babylon, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He practices dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

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143 N Carll Ave

Babylon, NY 11702
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife

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Dr. Proto's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Proto "Dr. Proto graduated cum laude from the Georgetown University School of Dentistry in 1981, and was elected into the honorary dental fraternity Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Dr. Proto completed the prestigious two year continuing education implant curriculum at New York University in June of 2011 where he now serves as a Clinical Instructor. He brings thirty five years of restorative experience to the field of implantology. He has been restoring implants since 1994, and placing them since 2007. His restoratively-driven implant practice reflects his skill in taking treatment from the diagnostic waxup through the surgical phase and ultimately to the completed restoration. He has had restorative techniques published in JADA, was featured twice in Dental Economics, and published an article on Socket Grafting with Calcium Sulfate Hemihydrate in Dental Products Report. Dr. Proto maintains his private practice in Babylon, NY with emphasis on comprehensive restorative and surgical treatment and esthetics. Dr. Proto is a Fellow and Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He is a member of the ADA, the New York State Dental Association and the Suffolk County Dental Society."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Proto "We treat our patients the way we would like to be treated.  Our goal is to provide the finest dentistry in a comfortable and caring environment."

6  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry

43  Conditions Treated

  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries
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42  Procedures

  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Bone Grafting
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • General Anesthesia
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Mouthguards
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Orthotic Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Fordham University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Georgetown University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • New York University / College of Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Proto has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Proto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Proto's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Proto to family and friends
97 total reviews (25 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (97)

  • 5
    (94)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Proto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (25)

Dr. Proto is an amazing dentist! I have been going several years to his practice, mainly for cleanings. Then I cracked my tooth and he took me in right away. He is thorough, gentle and has a very kind personality. You feel at ease in his chair. I had an implant done, it was a seamless...more
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Dr Proto and his staff exemplify professionalism and expertise at all times. Could not imagine going elsewhere for my dental care!
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Dr. Proto and his staff are friendly and professional. It is nice to go to a place where they get to know you as a person and care about your health and comfort. In addition, the office has the newest and best technology.
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Dr. Proto and his staff are awesome - a well oiled machine in terms of operating smoothly and efficiently - and better than your family physician in terms of getting to know you personally after only a few visits ... I wish all my doctors and their staff were this good!!
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Dr Proto is an outstanding dentist whose state of the art practice is matched by his extraordinary skills, pleasant demeanor and great sense of humor. His entire staff are polite and efficient working in a spotless office that is as well managed as the dentistry is professional. Just days ago, I...more
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