Dr. Andrew S. Deutch was born and raised in New York, NY. He attended Union College in Schenectady, NY, and graduated Cum Laude with a B.S in Biology. After graduating college, Dr. Deutch obtained his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the State University of New York at Buffalo. While receiving his degree, Dr. Deutch minored in Periodontology and Prosthodontics, and received thesis honors for his extensive research on bacterial interactions within oral biofilms. Dr. Andrew Deutch then completed his post-doctorate training in oral surgery and general and cosmetic dentistry, for both adults and children, at New York Presbyterian- Weill Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Andrew Deutch continues his dental education through participation with the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Society, New York County Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, as well as many others.
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine
Scaling and root planing, also known as deep cleaning, is the process of removing of dental plaque and calculus trapped under the gums which causes inflammation and can lead to advanced periodontal disease.