Dr. Richard Weledniger, DDS

Dr. Richard Weledniger, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Richard Weledniger, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Melville, NY and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from New York University College Of Dentistry in 1972 and practices dentistry.

931 Walt Whitman Rd

Melville, NY 11747

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Allstate
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • DenteMax
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 12 More

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weledniger "We consistently provide the highest quality of dental care for each member of our family of patients, enhancing their quality of life. Our team accomplishes this through education, motivation, and technical excellence in an atmosphere of enthusiasm, caring, trust, gentleness and respect. Our conveniently Located office in Melvile, New York is an ultramodern state-of-the-art dental practice in a countrified Long Island setting. Special emphasis is placed on preventive Periodontal care and Cosmetic Dentistry including tooth Whitening."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

18  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

19  Procedures

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.


  • New York University College Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Westchester County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Fellow Long Island Academy of Odontology, 2010
  • Fellowship International Congress of Oral Implantologists, 2010
  • Gosta Gustafson Award Forensic Odontology, 2004
  • Fellowship International Academy of Dental Facial Esthetics, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Weledniger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weledniger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weledniger to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Weledniger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Wonderful caring dentist with a great staff and beautiful office. I would never think of changing dentists and a would literally walk on water for him. He is a keeper for life!
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