Dr. Halina Krzywonos, DDS, PC. received her early training in dentistry in Poland, graduating from school in 1989. Upon relocating to New York City, Dr. Krzywonos was accepted into the Dentistry Program at New York University's renowned School of Dentistry. While at NYU, she was maned a recipient of the Bernard E. Rudner Memorial Awards, for the division of comprehensive care, applied practice administration and behavioral sciences.
After graduating Dr. Krzywonos joined private practice on 5th. Avenue with which she stayed on for the following eleven years before joining Manhattan Prosthetic Dentistry in 2006. Since then, Dr. Krzywonos has built a highly loyal clientele; she is recognized for her attention to detail, superior care and compassion towards the unique needs of each and every one of her patients.
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.