Dr. Convissar is a pioneer in the field of lasers. One of the first dentists to incorporate lasers into general practice, he has over 22 years of experience with CO2, Diode, Nd.YAG and Erbium wavelengths.
An international lecturer from London to Florence to Sydney to Bangkok to Hong Kong and everywhere in between, Dr. Convissar has written four textbooks and over a dozen peer reviewed papers translated into eight languages. His ground breaking laser treatments have been featured on NBC-TV News, CBS-TV News, the WABC Radio Network, and other programs. Dr. Convissar practices laser, cosmetic and restorative dentistry in New York City with his wife and partner, Dr. Ellen Goldstein. Dr. Convissar also serves as Director of Laser Dentistry at New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens.
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.
Dental veneers also called laminates, are thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance or restore and protect worn or fractured teeth.