New York Prosthodontist
121 East 60th Street, 5-D
New York, New York 10022 US
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Awards & Recognition

OKU - Honor Dental Society.

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Kaufman has hospital affiliations at New York University College of Dentistry Perio-Implant Department.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Dental: DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
    Graduate: Prosthodontics, New York University College of Dentistry
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: General Dentistry, St. Barnabas Hospital
    Fellowship: Implant Dentistry, New York University College of Dentistry

Treatments offered at Prosthodontics & Implant Surgery of Manhattan, PC

Most popular answers from Zev Kaufman, DDS

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Implants and Dentures?

Yes you can...if there is enough bone. Talk to your dentist or a prosthodontist, the specialist in restorative, cosmetic, and implant dentistry. You... READ MORE

Why is Invisalign So Expensive Considering the Cost of the Trays?

In order for a dentist to run his/her office properly, pay the staff, pay the state, local and federal taxes, administer the benefits, vacation pay,... READ MORE

Needing denture implants. Where can I find a doctor who performs the procedure at an affordable price?

Dear Charm30577: I am so sorry to hear that you are loosing your teeth. However, you are in difficult position. Quality dentistry and implant... READ MORE

Canine drilled for crowns. Put 1600 down, have temporary crowns in until permanents. No way to pay 6000 remaining balance, help!

Dear NeedHelpSadStory: You MUST go in and talk to your dentist. This should be handled in person and kindly. Your dentist, just like you, wants to... READ MORE

What's the best treatment to reduce my gummy smile? Which type of specialist should I book an appointment with? (Photo)

Dear Emilopez: Your teeth are well aligned and sized properly. They could be lightly elongated with proper gum surgery, but might require veneers to... READ MORE

Troubles smiling and when I do it is revolting. I want to know which procedure suits me best.

Dear elmowafy: First of all, your teeth are just a little crocked and can be addressed with simple orthodontics using Invisalign. Veneering them will... READ MORE

Does dental implant cause acne? (Photos)

Dear riyaharsh: After doing something for over 20 years, most people will tell you they have seen everything in their profession. I have never seen... READ MORE

Should photographs be part of routine dental exams?They show cracks that dentist can't see, but he won't photograph all my teeth

Dear sheluma: Dental diagnosis is typically based on clinical exam along with a radiographic examination, x-rays. Photographs can be a part of of... READ MORE

Can veneers or a crown fix my shifted midline. (photo)

Dear Stacy:You have a lovely smile, but it is noticeably shifted since you are missing a tooth. There are only two choices in your case. either leave... READ MORE

Should I get a post and crown or an implant? (Photo)

Dear sheluma: It is always difficult to give an answer based on a single x-ray. A physical, clinical examination is needed for a definitive diagnosis... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Kaufman

Zev Kaufman, DDS has shared 5 before and after pictures with 3 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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Videos by Zev Kaufman, DDS

Zev Kaufman, DDS has shared 16 videos.

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Teeth Restoration Options Pros and Cons

Dr. Zev Kaufman details the available dental materials for restoring teeth to proper form and function. He discusses traditional porcelain fused to metal crowns, zirconia, and e-max restorative materials, as well as the pros and cons of each. WATCH VIDEO

How Often Should I Get a Dental Cleaning?

Dr. Zev Kaufman discusses how often a dental cleaning should be considered, as well as other factors that may affect the frequency of dental check-ups. WATCH VIDEO

Dental Implants: The Importance of a CT Scan

CT scan's allow your dentist to see 3-D images of the hard structures of the human body. Dr. Zev Kaufman explains why a CT Scan is important prior to placing an Implant. WATCH VIDEO

Selecting the Right Toothbrush for You — The Doctor's Recommendation

So many choices, so many brands and designs. Picking a toothbrush can become confusing. Dr. Kaufman helps you determine which toothbrush is right for you. WATCH VIDEO

What To Do When a Crown or Bridge Comes Out?

Dr. Zev Kaufman discusses what to do when your crown or bridge comes out. WATCH VIDEO

When to Replace Your Toothbrush — According to the Doctor

Your toothbrush is your best tool at home to take care of your teeth. Dr. Zev Kaufman explains how to determine when you need to replace your toothbrush. WATCH VIDEO

Qualifications
Experience
Practicing for 23 year.
Awards & Recognition
OKU - Honor Dental Society.
Hospital Privileges
Dr. Kaufman has hospital affiliations at New York University College of Dentistry Perio-Implant Department.
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Dental: DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
    Graduate: Prosthodontics, New York University College of Dentistry
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: General Dentistry, St. Barnabas Hospital
    Fellowship: Implant Dentistry, New York University College of Dentistry

Before and After Photos




Implants and Dentures?

Yes you can...if there is enough bone. Talk to your dentist or a prosthodontist, the specialist in restorative, cosmetic, and implant dentistry. You... READ MORE

Why is Invisalign So Expensive Considering the Cost of the Trays?

In order for a dentist to run his/her office properly, pay the staff, pay the state, local and federal taxes, administer the benefits, vacation pay,... READ MORE

Needing denture implants. Where can I find a doctor who performs the procedure at an affordable price?

Dear Charm30577: I am so sorry to hear that you are loosing your teeth. However, you are in difficult position. Quality dentistry and implant... READ MORE

Canine drilled for crowns. Put 1600 down, have temporary crowns in until permanents. No way to pay 6000 remaining balance, help!

Dear NeedHelpSadStory: You MUST go in and talk to your dentist. This should be handled in person and kindly. Your dentist, just like you, wants to... READ MORE

What's the best treatment to reduce my gummy smile? Which type of specialist should I book an appointment with? (Photo)

Dear Emilopez: Your teeth are well aligned and sized properly. They could be lightly elongated with proper gum surgery, but might require veneers to... READ MORE

Troubles smiling and when I do it is revolting. I want to know which procedure suits me best.

Dear elmowafy: First of all, your teeth are just a little crocked and can be addressed with simple orthodontics using Invisalign. Veneering them will... READ MORE

Does dental implant cause acne? (Photos)

Dear riyaharsh: After doing something for over 20 years, most people will tell you they have seen everything in their profession. I have never seen... READ MORE

Should photographs be part of routine dental exams?They show cracks that dentist can't see, but he won't photograph all my teeth

Dear sheluma: Dental diagnosis is typically based on clinical exam along with a radiographic examination, x-rays. Photographs can be a part of of... READ MORE

Can veneers or a crown fix my shifted midline. (photo)

Dear Stacy:You have a lovely smile, but it is noticeably shifted since you are missing a tooth. There are only two choices in your case. either leave... READ MORE

Should I get a post and crown or an implant? (Photo)

Dear sheluma: It is always difficult to give an answer based on a single x-ray. A physical, clinical examination is needed for a definitive diagnosis... READ MORE

Videos by Zev Kaufman, DDS

Zev Kaufman, DDS has shared 16 videos.

Narrow by:

Teeth Restoration Options Pros and Cons

Dr. Zev Kaufman details the available dental materials for restoring teeth to proper form and function. He discusses traditional porcelain fused to metal crowns, zirconia, and e-max restorative materials, as well as the pros and cons of each. WATCH VIDEO

How Often Should I Get a Dental Cleaning?

Dr. Zev Kaufman discusses how often a dental cleaning should be considered, as well as other factors that may affect the frequency of dental check-ups. WATCH VIDEO

Dental Implants: The Importance of a CT Scan

CT scan's allow your dentist to see 3-D images of the hard structures of the human body. Dr. Zev Kaufman explains why a CT Scan is important prior to placing an Implant. WATCH VIDEO

Selecting the Right Toothbrush for You — The Doctor's Recommendation

So many choices, so many brands and designs. Picking a toothbrush can become confusing. Dr. Kaufman helps you determine which toothbrush is right for you. WATCH VIDEO

What To Do When a Crown or Bridge Comes Out?

Dr. Zev Kaufman discusses what to do when your crown or bridge comes out. WATCH VIDEO

When to Replace Your Toothbrush — According to the Doctor

Your toothbrush is your best tool at home to take care of your teeth. Dr. Zev Kaufman explains how to determine when you need to replace your toothbrush. WATCH VIDEO

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