Meet the Doctors

Dr. Terry Geller - Dental Director of the Geller Family Dental practice

I Graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 1976 at which time I started Geller Family Dental, which opened in its present location at that time and has been treating patients in the community for the past 36 years.

Having my children practice with me is a fulfillment of a long time dream, and they will secure this practices future in the community. We now treat the children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the original families I started treating.

Over the years I have always provided comprehensive treatment for our patients, caring for all of their dental needs. At this time I focus most of my time in the practice placing implants, and doing major reconstruction cases. I also perform Botox, and dermal filler procedures.

I continue to be an avid snow-skier, water-skier, and golfer, having served as the President of The Saint Andrew’s Golf Club in Hastings, the oldest golf club in America.

My wife Michele and I are involved with New York Presbyterian Hospital, as well as Hospice and Palliative care of Westchester.

Dr. Andrew A. Geller is a general dentist and a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral implantology (FICOI) at Geller Family Dental. He completed his undergraduate Bachelor’s degree in neuroscience and psychology at the University of Colorado – Boulder. Upon graduation, he earned his D.D.S. from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He subsequently furthered his education at New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he completed a General Practice Residency with a focus on general dentistry and surgical training. It's a dream come true to work alongside my dad, sharing our passion for dentistry, and caring for our community in the best possible way.

Dr. Geller has extensive training in all aspects of general dentistry, including prosthodontics, endodontics (root canal), implant, surgical, cosmetic, pediatric, and preventive dentistry. He is committed to continuing education in dentistry, utilizing the most up-to-date techniques and materials available, employing new innovations in the field, and providing the best quality of comprehensive dental care to his patients.

He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the New York State Academy of General Dentistry, the Ninth District Dental Association, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Geller is a native New Yorker and enjoys water and snow skiing, tennis, and traveling.


Dr. Hagani Dr. Robert Hagani graduated from Tulane University in 1982, and then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 1986. He is a general dentist and was in private practice in Manhattan from 1986 until joining Geller Family Dental in 2005. Dr. Hagani performs all aspects of general dentistry, including cosmetic and restorative implant dentistry, as well as being a certified Invisalign provider.

Dr. Hagani has been an active member of the American Dental Association, NY County Dental Society and the NY State Dental Association since 1986.

He is married and has 3 children. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Hagani is an avid musician and enjoys bicycling, woodworking and photography.

 


Dr. Jonathan Stein graduated from Northwestern University in 1996. He then went to the New York University College of Dentistry, where he received his D.D.S. degree in 2000. After finishing dental school, Dr. Stein completed a one-year General Practice Residency at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan in 2001.

Dr. Stein has been in private practice since 2001, and has been with Geller Family Dental since 2006. Dr. Stein is committed to providing his patients with the most comprehensive dental treatment available.

Dr. Stein is an avid sports fan, and in his spare time, he loves to travel.

 



Dr. Jessica Bookman grew up in Southeast Michigan and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. She then went on to complete a post-graduate residency in general and cosmetic dentistry at the University of Michigan/Ann Arbor VA Hospital.

Dr. Bookman takes a gentle approach to dentistry and enjoys treating adults and children of all ages in a comfortable, relaxing setting. She is dedicated to providing the highest standard of care and personal attention to her patients, helping them to achieve a beautiful smile and optimum oral health.

In her commitment to keeping up with the latest advances in dentistry, Dr. Bookman has attended numerous continuing education courses in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, invisalign, endodontics, advanced oral surgery and implantology.

Outside of the office Dr. Bookman enjoys playing piano and guitar, hiking, cycling, and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Dr. Bookman is a member of:
New York State Dental Association
    
New York County Dental Society
     
American Dental Association

Dr. Vikas Mittle graduated from Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine and furthered his education at the University of Maryland Periodontal Specialty Program. Upon completion of his studies at the University of Maryland, he became Board-Certified in Periodontics and his practice is limited to periodontics and implant surgery.

Dr. Mittle recognizes that every patient’s case is unique and he strives to provide personalized, thorough treatment in a relaxed, patient-centric atmosphere. His gentle, confident approach makes the patient feel comfortable knowing they are receiving the best treatment in dentistry. He strongly believes in the mouth-body relationship and treats not only oral health but overall body health. He also specializes in performing efficient, non-surgical, non-invasive procedures such as root planning and scaling and antibiotic therapy.

Dr. Mittle is a proud member of:
American Academy of Periodontology
Diplomate of American academy of Periodontology

Dr. Mittle is married and lives with his wife on Long Island’s North Shore. He is very active in the community. Dr. Mittle is an active sports enthusiast, he enjoys playing tennis, baseball and football.

Dr. David Schlussel

Dr. Schlussel maintains the highest levels of accreditation and pursues ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest dentistry trends. Dr. Schlussel is highly skilled, has advanced training, and enjoys coming to work every day. He cares about each and every patient, and takes the time to educate and treat them to achieve optimal dental health.

Dr. Schlussel’s professional associations include the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association and the New York State Dental Association.

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