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Richard C. Richter, DMD, FAGD Dr. Richter graduated with honors from LIU CW POST in 1984 where he received a Bachelors of Science in Biology and received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (D.M.D.) from Fairleigh Dickinson College of Dental Medicine in 1988. He has been in private practice since 1989. Dr. Richter currently has two private practices in both East Patchogue and East Quogue. The practices go under the names, "Patchogue Family Dental, PC" and "Hampton Family Dental, PC". Dr Richter was awarded a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry. Less than 5% of dentists in the United States have received this honor. Dr. Richter is a tenured international instructor and lecturer for Progressive Orthodontic Seminars, and Progressive Dentistry Seminars. He has lectured in Paris, Vienna, Nice, Lyon, Barcelona, Bilbao and numerous locations across the United States Dr Richter has given continuing education lectures on TMJ, Sleep Apnea, orthodontics, laser dental surgery, laser restorative dentistry, and Dental Technology.
This content was provided by Dr. Richter "Our philosophy is simple: provide each patient the same quality treatment we would our own family. This equates to a gentle, compassionate approach to your treatment in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We pride ourselves on providing you the best in dental care. We attend continuing education in the latest treatments in dental care and oral medicine. We believe the most important ingredient in a successful relationship is communication. We encourage our patients to ask any question or discuss any matter of concern they may have which could have an impact on their treatment. Our team makes every effort to make all our patients happy."
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
Grinding of Teeth
Teeth Noneruption With Maxillary Hypoplasia and Genu Valgum
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Ceramic Dental Braces
Cerec® Tooth Restoration Procedure
DIAGNOdent® Laser Cavity Detection
Digital X-Ray (CDR)
Diode Laser Soft Tissue Treatment
Full Mouth Reconstruction
Gum Graft Surgery
Metal Dental Braces
Non-Surgical Bite Correction
Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
Prophy Jet Air Polishing
Restoration of Dental Implants
Simple Tooth Extractions
Single Visit Root Canals
Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
Zoom!® Teeth Whitening
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New York.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Long Island University Cw Post
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Medical School | Graduated 1988
Academy Of General Dentistry
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Tenured Instructor For Progressive Orthodontic Seminars
Other Education | Completed
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