Gitlin Dental Group
99 Hicksville Road
Bethpage, NY 11714
(516) 579-8950
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Meet Our Doctors

Michael Gitlin, DDS

Dr. Michael Gitlin

Michael Gitlin, DDS is a graduate of NYU College of Dentistry. He has been providing compassionate, efficient dental care to patients in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Long Island for over twenty-five years. He has maintained a consistent care team throughout his practices while staying on the cutting edge of the latest dental technologies. Completing the MaxiCourse in Implantology at NYU College of Dentistry, Bone and Soft Tissue Grafting Course at the University of South Carolina, and the Prosthetic Fixed and Removable Program at the Misch International Implant Institute in Chicago has allowed Dr. Gitlin to create a comprehensive general practice which can address all patient needs.

As he approaches his third decade in private practice, Dr. Gitlin and his team continue to deliver individualized preventative, restorative, and cosmetic treatment to patients of all ages in the New York area.

Ari Gitlin, DDS

Dr. Ari Gitlin

A native New Yorker, Dr. Gitlin attended NYU College of Dentistry then went on to complete a General Practice Residency Program as well as a Dental Anesthesiology Residency Program at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He has extensive training working with all departments in the hospital, and has completed over 2,000 sedation/general anesthesia cases in dental medicine, oral surgery, vascular surgery, neurosurgery, urology, OB/GYN, pain management, pediatric surgery, and general surgery. Using his knowledge of airway management, Ari Gitlin, DDS has pursued a sub-specialty in Sleep Medicine after attending an extensive course in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) at the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain in 2016. Dr. Gitlin actively treats OSA with Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT) for patients with mild/moderate OSA or those that cannot tolerate CPAP. Dr. Gitlin is a proud member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP), American Dental Association (ADA), American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA), New York State Dental Association (NYSDA), and Special Care Dentistry Association (SCDA).

Dmitry Malayev, DDS

Dr. Ari Gitlin

Dr. Dmitry Malayev is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry and completed his General Practice Residency Program at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center. He is a licensed dentist in New York State that has been practicing since 2014, with emphasis on cosmetic and restorative dentistry, root canal therapy, and implants. Dr. Malayev is focused on personalized dental care, and on unfaltering attention to his patients needs. He is a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA), attends the Greater New York Dental Meeting, and participates in monthly dental meetings at the Dental Study Club of New York to remain up to date on the latest research and techniques.

Rafael Isakharov, DDS

Dr. Ari Gitlin

Dr. Isakharov finished Tashkent Medical Academy (Dental track) in 1979 and practiced for 17 years before immigrating to the United States in search of a better life for him and his family. After completing NYU College of Dentistry in 2001, as an advanced placement student, Dr. Isakharov started practicing in the greater NY area. Known to many patients as “Dr. Rafael”, he has been with the Gitlin Dental Group for over 10 years and has developed a very strong patient following by providing excellent care in all aspects of general dentistry.