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Dr. Steven Kafko is an experienced, compassionate dentist providing patients in the Greater New York City metropolitan region with skilled care for an array of oral health issues so every patient can enjoy optimal oral health. At 209 NYC Dental, Dr. Kafko uses advanced techniques combined with state-of-the-art technology to provide individualized care based on each patient's unique needs, including Zoom teeth whitening, dental bonding for restorative procedures, dental onlays for large areas of damage or decay, dental implants, full and partial dentures, crowns and bridges, gum disease treatments, and routine examinations for both new and existing patients. Dr. Kafko is a graduate of Brooklyn College, where he earned a bachelor's degree in biology before attending New York University College of Dentistry, where he earned his dental degree. After graduation, he performed a three-year residency with the United States Air Force, achieving the rank of captain. With more than three decades of professional experience to his credit, Dr. Kafko is skilled in all areas of general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry, as well as dental implant placement, prosthetics and oral surgery. His commitment to patient education ensures each patient he treats understands the specific issues they face as well as the available treatment options that can help them achieve better oral health and improved aesthetics. Dedicated to staying on top of the most recent developments in dentistry, he maintains active memberships in the American Dental Association and the Midtown Implant Study Club. When not treating patients, Dr. Kafko enjoys writing, running and ballroom dancing. Dr. Kafko welcomes new patients at 209 NYC Dental, and the practice accepts most major forms of dental insurance. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Dental Association FORMS OF PAYMENT Accepts Cash, all major credit cards, CareCredit, CitiHealth INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Ameritas Anthem Assurant BCBS Cigna Connection Dental Delta Dental Geha Guardian Great West Health Care Humana HOURS Monday: 8:30Am - 6:00PM Tuesday: 8:30AM - 6:00PM Wednesday: 7:30AM - 4:00PM Thursday: 8:30AM- 6:00PM Friday: 7:30AM - 4:00PM Saturday: 8:00AM- 2:00PM WEBSITE http://www.209nycdental. com/
This content was provided by Dr. Kafko "Welcome to 209 NYC Dental! Nestled in the heart of the midtown NYC, we are the oldest continuing dental practice in New York State. Established in 1887, we have a legacy of excellence, a sense of responsibility for our patients and bragging rights as one of the best places to take care of your teeth. All with good reason: at 209 NYC Dental, we treat people, not teeth."
Bad Taste in Mouth
Cancer of Floor of Mouth
Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
Excessive Tooth Wear
Gaps Between Teeth
Grinding of Teeth
Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
Traumatic Dental Injuries
Dental Gum Flap Surgery
Porcelain Dental Inlays
Porcelain Dental Onlays
Porcelain Fixed Bridges
Preseason Dental Exam
Special Needs Patients-General Care
Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
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Brooklyn College-B.S. Biology
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
New York University College of Dentistry - D.D.S.
Medical School | Graduated 1982
General Practice-United States Air Force
Residency Hospital | Completed
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