- Insurance Coordinators: Kathy and Lauren
- Appointment and Scheduling: Lauren
- Surgical Assistants: Sylma, Erica, and Heather
- Dental Hygienist: Denise
Dr. Marichia Attalla has more than 10 years experience practicing the art of dentistry, including the treatment of gum disease, bone augmentation and the placement of dental implants
. To Dr. Attalla, every patient is like family. She prides herself on listening to her patients and taking an individualized approach to their oral care. Dr. Attalla utilizes the latest in procedures, instruments and technologies, and strives for minimal invasiveness for maximum comfort, so patients don't fear going to the periodontist.
Digital radiographs and radiology provide Dr. Attalla and her staff with an instant picture of your oral health for quicker treatment, while also minimizing your exposure to radiation for enhanced safety and comfort. The digital panoramic radiography scanning system rotates around your head in a complete circle for an exact picture of your smile, so the doctor can assemble an effective treatment plan for your health.
For patients facing major procedures, Dr. Attalla utilizes the precise technology of the SlimPlant software system to create a comprehensive plan. This innovative software digitally scans a 3D image of your smile to a computer to help the doctor develop the best plan for your implant procedure for peak effectiveness.
Dr. Attalla offers sedation dentistry for patients who suffer from severe anxiety about visiting the dentist. Nitrous oxide is a proven relaxing agent and provides a safe and comfortable way to relax during your treatment. With nitrous oxide, patients remain aware and are able to talk with Dr. Attalla during the procedure. Nitrous oxide is fast acting and wears off quickly. IV sedation is also available.
Many adult Americans suffer from some form of periodontal disease but aren't even aware of it. The early detection of gingivitis is the best defense against developing periodontal disease. By making the choice to see Dr. Attalla, you have taken the first step towards protecting yourself against periodontal disease
. She will conduct a thorough evaluation of your teeth and gums and provide you with a diagnosis. She will then go over your dental history and daily habits to comprise a dental plan based on your individual needs. Whatever your dental goals, Dr. Attalla will work closely with your general dentist to ensure you have access to complete oral care.Periodontal Services for Children
Dr. Marichia Attalla is also an expert in providing periodontal care for children
. Children and adolescents are at risk of developing various types of gum disease
ranging from chronic gingivitis
to aggressive periodontitis to generalized aggressive periodontitis, as a result of several factors including systematic diseases, genetics and a heavy build-up of plaque and calculus.
The proper care of your child's gums and surrounding tissue early on can help ensure they keep their teeth for a lifetime. Dr. Attalla specializes in preventative dentistry. She will assess your child's periodontal health and conduct the appropriate therapy to restore or maintain your child's oral health. Dr. Marichia Attalla completed her Bachelor of Science degree, Doctorate of Dental Surgery and her three year residency in Periodontics and Implantology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Her entire professional career has been spent on Long Island. In addition to practicing dentistry, she also maintains a faculty appointment as an associate clinical professor at the State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Attalla is a proud member of:
Get a Free Consultation Today
- American Academy of Periodontists
- Northeastern Academy of Periodontists
- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
- American Academy of Osseointegration
- International Academy of Facial Aesthetics
Dr. Attalla offers a free consultations for periodontal services in Nassau County. Almost all insurance programs are accepted and the office will handle your insurance paperwork to take away some of the burden. You can also ask about financing options if you need them. Don't hesitate or put off your procedure any longer, contact Dr. Marichia Attalla