Richard E. Bonati, DDS
Dr. Bonati graduated from SUNY Stony Brook with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts. He received High Honors and the President's Award for his combined artistic and academic successes; an award honored to only one student from each graduating class. Dr. Bonati continued his dental education at SUNY Stony Brook and graduated from the School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation, he practiced dentistry in New York City, then later opened his first dental practice in Smithtown on Long Island. Dr. Bonati now practices in his state-of-the-art dental facility in Nesconset on Long Island.
Dr. Bonati is a member of the ADA (American Dental Association), and has completed an Associate Fellowship in Laser Dentistry. He has had extensive training in Cerec Cadcam and Lumineers.
Dr. Bonati's philosophy is to maintain the latest technology that dentistry has to offer to give his patients a healthy and beautiful smile. It has been Dr. Bonati's personal feeling that dentistry is a blend of arts and sciences; used to achieve maximum aesthetics and health. His passion for dentistry, health, art and sciences allows him to excel in his profession.
Dr. Bonati enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He also enjoys art and painting, antique and vintage cars, and music.
Todd M. Mayer, DDS
Dr. Mayer graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Buffalo in 1997. He continued with his education and completed the accredited Advanced Specialty Education Program in Periodontics at the University of Maryland Dental School.
Published in the Journal of Periodontology for his dental implant research, Dr. Mayer has also been involved in other research regarding the microbiological basis for oral diseases. He keeps abreast of the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease including the link between periodontitis and systematic diseases.
Dr. Mayer practices the full scope of periodontics and implant dentistry. He is an expert in periodontal plastic surgery such as grafts for gum recession and root exposure. Dr. Mayer has a gentle touch and a very calming manner. Patient comfort is his top priority.
Patricia S. Sciortino, DDS
A third-generation dentist, Dr. Sciortino-King was born in Brooklyn and raised in Staten Island, New York. She was inspired at a young age to become a dentist just like her father and grandfather. Her passion was always to serve the community and become a healthcare advocate.
Dr. Sciortino-King received her Bachelors of Science in Biology with a concentration in Ethics in Healthcare degree at Villanova University. She then graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. After graduating with her Doctorate in Dental Surgery, she continued her education at Staten Island University Hospital/North well Health where she completed a two-year general practice residency and graduated as chief resident of her class.
When it comes to patient care, Dr. Sciotiono-King values patient education and collaboration. Her philosophy has always been to treat patients the way she would want to be treated. She prides herself on providing a comprehensive evaluation of each patient and their needs and truly enjoys working together with them to see the long-term results of successful treatments. She loves getting to know her patients and treating the entire family while using the most up-to-date techniques and technology.
Dr. Sciortino-King specializes in comprehensive and cosmetic cases and sees patients as young as one! She also provides implant restorations, overdentures, fillings, crowns and bridges, pediatric treatments, endodontic treatment, extractions, bone grafts, and bruxism appliances. She is also Invisalign certified and iTero trained and is a member of the Suffolk County Dental Society, The American Dental Association, The Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Clear Aligners.
Dr. Sciortino-King currently resides in Huntington, Long Island. When she is not in the office, Dr. Sciotino loves traveling, cooking, and listening to live music. She is married and has the cutest Goldendoodle named Marty.
Sonali Chhabra, DDS
In addition to completing dental training in her native country India with Dean’s Valedictorian award, Dr.Chhabra also received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery with honors from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), School of Dentitsry. She is very passionate about her work and goes above and beyond to ensure her patients receive the highest standards of dental care in a friendly and welcoming environment. Before settling in Long Island, Dr.Chhabra practiced in San Francisco and has considerable experience in treating the dental needs of patients of all ages. Known for her gentle touch, Dr. Chhabra focuses on providing comfort and the best care to all her patients. When not working, Dr.Chhabra enjoys spending time her family and friends, cooking and exploring beautiful New York.