Martin A. Aronoff, DDS
“I enjoy providing quality, comfortable care to patients from all walks of life. I also enjoy educating them along the way, using a friendly, upbeat, humorous approach to help them relax. Not only does it help build trust in my ability as their dentist, it allows me to deliver a better dental experience. Patients can achieve excellent oral health in a positive, relaxed manner.”
A level of experience that builds trust …
DDS: State University of New York School of Dental Medicine, Buffalo NY
BA: Psychology, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY
Member: American Dental Association, New York County Dental Society
Continued Education: Invisalign Certification, Invisalign Study Club, Endodontic Breakthroughs and New Techniques, Endodontic Diagnosis, Surgical Endodontics, Patient Education and Motivation, Periodontal Local Drug Delivery Systems, Treatment Plan Case Presentation, Stress-Free Endodontics, LightSpeed Endodontics, Oral Pathology, Advanced Endodontics Assistant Clinical Professor: New York University School of Dentistry, NY
A family tradition of patient-first care…
“We’ve been serving the SoHo area for over 55 years. Our father, Samuel Aronoff, started the practice in 1946, with a commitment to quality dentistry and a strong belief in taking care of patients’ needs. We’re passionate about providing compassionate dental care to each and every patient. We offer full-service dentistry with the latest technology, a warm, comfortable office and lots of conveniences that make it easy for you to have a healthy, beautiful smile.”
In his spare time, “Dr. Mat” practices mediation and enjoys philosophy, reading, computers, photography, world adventure and travel, hiking and history.
Shane Methal, DDS
“Helping people achieve health and happiness, in a warm and friendly environment is the ultimate goal for me. By combining a patient’s dental needs and desires with my exacting nature, I can work together with someone to create something of immeasurable value.”
A level of experience that builds trust…
DDS: University of the aryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, Baltimore, MD
BS: Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Continued Education: Snap-on Smile/Implant Seminars, New Technologies in Dentistry, CO2 Laser Dental Surgery Symposium, Cosmetic Dentistry – Achieving the Perfect Smile, Creative Esthetic Club, Restorative implant dentistry – biological and clinical factors for Ultimate Esthetics Around Implants, Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry – The Full Team Approach, Conscious Sedation Techniques.
Assistant Clinical Professor: New York University School of Dentistry, NY
In his spare time, “Dr. Shane” enjoys hiking, amateur photography, reading, travel, and is an avid wristwatch enthusiast.
Alicja McCrudden, DDS
Dr. Alicja McCrudden was born in Krakow, Poland and grew up in Queens. She attended Stony Brook University where she received a Bachelors of Science degree in Biochemistry. Dr.McCrudden completed dental school at Stony Brook and received her DDS degree in 2002. Immediately following dental school, she completed a general practice residency at the Northport VA hospital. She received her specialty certificate in periodontics after she completed additional 3 year surgical residency at Stony Brook. She became Board Certified in Periodontics in May 2007.
Dr.McCrudden holds a teaching position at New York Hospital of Queens. She is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontics, American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association and American Board of Periodontology. She is in a private practice in Bayside, Queens where she has been a partner since 2011. Dr.McCrudden is married and has two sons. When not practicing periodontics, she enjoys travel, running, wine tasting, scuba diving, obstacle racing and spending time with her family.
Dr.Savira Pai, DDS
“I once was told a great smile is a curve that can set everything straight. With my friendly personality, experience, and confident skill set, I have the ability to put almost anyone at ease.I treat patients as they are guests here at Greene Street Dental.”
Dr.Pai is a born and raised Jackson Heights, Queens native and proud of it. She loves the historic neighborhood which is rich in cultures. She graduated with honors from St.Johns University with a degree in English. Her part-time job as a dental assistant close by the college gave her the inspiration to pursue being an excellent dentist. She completed her Doctorate in Dental Surgery at Columbia University, and continued to solidify her expertise at a fast pace General Practice Residency at St.Barnabas Hospital.
Once a professionally trained figure skater, Dr.Pai still enjoys hitting the ice during all seasons. She also likes to take dance classes, enjoys any live music events, wine tasting and will tell you he finds cooking different cuisines for her loved ones to be very therapeutic. She is conversational in Spanish, but her bubbly persona will show you she is fluent in funny!
Irenka Garbowska, Office Manager
“Here at Greene Street Dental, we are always looking to give our patients the best dental care. It is rewarding to see our patients leave the office happy from a great dental experience.”
When not working she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two wonderful sons.