Our Doctors

George D. Reskakis, D.D.S., FAGD

Dr. George Reskakis believes strongly in the value of continuing dental education. "The field of dentistry is changing everyday and to be the best dentist you can be, you must stay current". He received his undergraduate B.A. in General Science from the University of Rochester in 1977 and his D.D.S. degree from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1980. Dr. Reskakis was awarded a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry in 1987.

Since 1980, Dr. Reskakis has been an Assistant Clinical Professor in Basic Science at the New York University College of Dentistry. He is also a consultant to various dental companies as well as a critical reviewer for several dental publications and an active member of the following societies:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Reskakis has over 30 years of experience practicing implant dentistry and also practices minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry. He has almost completely eliminated the use of silver fillings - "Natural is Better!"

On a personal level, Dr. Reskakis has 2 adult children. He is actively involved in recreational sports as an internationally licensed FIFA soccer referee. He is also particularly interested in environmental issues and is politically involved in this area, sitting on the Board of Trustees for several nature conservation organizations and advisory boards. He has been honored by the State of New Jersey for his efforts on behalf of the environment.

Dr. Reskakis' hobbies are sports (especially playing tennis), bird watching and hiking. A theater enthusiast, who is fond of all types of music and collects antique bottles. He is one of the owners of Madison Dental Group P.C.


Jonathan Mender, D.D.S.

Dr. Jonathan Mender received his undergraduate B.A. in Sociology at the University of Michigan in 1996. Then in 2002, he graduated with his D.D.S. degree from Columbia University's School of Dental and Oral Surgery. Dr. Mender completed his residency training in General Practice Dentistry at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York in 2003. He then served a second year as the Chief Dental Resident. Additionally, he completed a two-year Fellowship in Advanced Prosthetics and Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Mender is one of a select number of dentists who is qualified to perform both the surgical placement and cosmetic restoration of dental implants. During his dental training, Dr. Mender was the class president and served as an editor of the Columbia Dental Review. He was the 2002 recipient of the New York Dental Association's Leadership Award. Dr. Mender's extensive training helps him to practice with a strong emphasis on:

  • Implant Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • General Dentistry

Dr. Mender's interests include sketching, painting, architecture, skiing, running and basketball. His wife, Corey, is an Orthodontist currently working in both Manhattan and New Jersey. Dr. Mender is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Academy of Osseointegration

"Nothing gives me more pleasure than providing people with service and dedication that helps to restore them to a healthy state and to feel better about themselves both esthetically and functionally."


Lawrence S. Levine, D.D.S.

Lawrence S. Levine, D.D.S. is a member of the following dental organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Alpha Omega Dental Fraternal Organization
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Levine believes:

"Creating and maintaining healthy, attractive smiles for all my patients is an exciting part of providing quality dentistry."

Dr. Levine graduated in 1993 with his D.D.S. degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He received his B.A. degree in Psychology from the State University of New York at Albany in 1989.

He received his advanced residency training in General Practice from St. Luke's - Roosevelt Hospital in New York in June of 1994.

One of Dr. Levine's professional achievements is that he completed the comprehensive course in Posterior Esthetic Dentistry at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies in August of 1998.

Dr. Levine's practice philosophy has always involved making his patients aware of the different treatment options available to them. Dentistry has changed dramatically over the past 10 years and patients now have a variety of treatment choices based on their needs. He now restores teeth while preserving more tooth structure utilizing advanced techniques in adhesive dentistry. Dr. Levine can perform a wide range of cosmetic and restorative procedures with a particular interest in implant dentistry. He utilizes the latest in advanced dentistry techniques and continually keeps updated on any changes the dental landscape. He attends several Continuing Education courses each year.

Dr. Levine enjoys travel with his wife and two sons. He and his wife are frequent patrons of the theater. He enjoys tennis and baseball as well.


Arthur H. Press, D.D.S.

Dr. Arthur H. Press has been practicing dentistry for nearly 30 years, with an emphasis on:

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • General Dentistry

Dr. Press received his undergraduate B.A. degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1977. He then went on graduate from Columbia University in 1981 with a D.D.S. degree.

He performed his advanced residency training in General Practice at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. From 1984 until 1989, Dr. Press was an Advanced Clinical Instructor at Bellevue Hospital in their General Practice Residency Program.

Dr. Press is an active member in the following dental societies:

  • American Dental Association
  • Dental Society of the State of New York
  • American Association of Dental Group Practice
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Press has been featured on a WCBS television segment in New York with Earl Ubel on the topic of "Painless Dentistry" His strong emphasis on cosmetic dentistry has lead to his working with many fashion models.

Personally, Dr. Press and his wife Ilene have one son. He is a former professional computer programmer and therefore has a strong interest in technology in dentistry.

Dr. Press' hobbies include computers, drawing, sculpting, music, jogging, weight training and camping.


Kristin Harrison, D.M.D.

Dr. Kristin Harrison received her undergraduate B.S. degree in Biology from the University of South Carolina.  She then went on to obtain her Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) from the Medical University of South Carolina.

She completed her General Practice Residency training at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan, where she has stayed on part time as a Clinical Instructor teaching General Dentistry to new residents.

As a passionate, engaging and caring dentist I provide a wide range of services to a diverse population of people. I am patient focused, with an emphasis on current and preventative health, alongside creating an aesthetically pleasing smile. My desire to connect with my patients reflects the love I have for the field of dentistry.

Dr. Kristin Harrison is an active member of the following societies:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Marylouise E. Howatt, D.D.S.

Marylouise E. Howatt, D.D.S. has been in private practice since 1986 and is a member of the following dental societies:

  • American Dental Association
  • American Association of Women Dentists
  • New York State Dental Association
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Howatt received her D.D.S. degree -- Doctor of Dental Science -- from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, PA in 1985. She received her B.S. degree from Columbia University in New York City in 1981. The doctor also received a R.D.H. degree -- Registered Dental Hygienist -- from Temple University in 1975.

Dr. Howatt performed her advanced residency training in General Practice at Hackensack Medical Center in New Jersey from 1985 to 1986.

Dr. Howatt finds the greatest obstacle in dental treatment to be people's perception of the dental office as a "painful" situation.

"Creating an environment where patients are physically comfortable and have their psychological needs met is very satisfying to me personally".

Dr. Howatt's personal interests include photography, architecture and traveling.


Magdalena Goralczyk, D.D.S.

Dr. Magdalena Goralczyk graduated from NYU College of Dentistry, where she completed her postgraduate studies in Endodontics.  While studying at NYU, she served as a member of the Ethics Committee at NYU Dental College from July 2010 until July 2011 and was a member of the Honors Program in Endodontics.  Dr. Goralczyk received the status of Board Eligible Candidate of the American Board of Endodontics in August of 2011.  Dr. Goralczyk has been a member of the American Dental Association from 2006 and the American Association of Endodontics from 2009.  She has presented a study titled, "Prevalence and Accuracy of the Clinical Diagnosis of Vertical Root Fracture in Endodontically Treated Teeth: A Prospective Study".

She is a gifted Endodontist, specializing in comfortable root canals and retreatment of root canals.  Dr. Magda is a perfectionist and devotes her full attention to each patient.  She resides in Long Island City with her husband and son.  She loves to travel and speaks Polish fluently.


Steven S. Moss, D.D.S.

Dr. Steven Moss is one of Madison Dental Groups specialists in Periodontics.

Dr. Moss received his D.D.S. degree from New York College of Dentistry in 1988. He completed a General Practice Residency at North Shore University Hospital prior to specializing in periodontology at NYU in 1991. With greater than 20 years of clinical experience Dr. Moss continues to teach at the NYU department of Periodonitcs and Implant dentistry.

Dr. Moss is a member of the following dental societies:

  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • American Dental Association
  • New York County Dental Society
  • New York Academy of Dentistry
  • American College of Dentists

Dr. Moss currently is an Attending Periodontist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan. He has lectured at the Greater New York Dental Meeting on "Treatment planning on an advanced periodontal case" and "Mucogingival defects and repair of the lost periodontiom".

He has been published in the Journal of Periodontology - 4/94:

  • Endodontic-Implant Parthosis - A Case Report

Anca Bazile, D.D.S., M.S.D.

Dr. Anca Bazile is one of Madison Dental Group's Periodontal specialists and a member of the following dental organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • Northeast Society of Periodontology
  • American Association of Women Dentists

Dr. Bazile received her M.S.D. degree -- Master of Science in Dentistry -- and specialty degree in Periodontics at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio in 2000. Prior to that she performed her advanced residency training in General Practice at St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, New York from 1994 to 1995. Dr. Bazile received her D.D.S. degree -- Doctor of Dental Surgery -- from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dentistry in Buffalo, New York in 1994. She received her B.S. degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1990.

Dr. Bazile specializes in advanced surgical implant dentistry, as well as hard and soft tissue regeneration. She is a clinical assistant professor for the Department of Implant Dentistry at NYU College of Dentistry.

Dr. Bazile recently has published the article Periodontal assesment of patients undergoing angioplasty for treatment of coronary artery disease in the June 2002 Journal of Periodontology.

Dr. Bazile's philosophy for her practice is:

"To comprehensively treat periodontal disease and its relationship to whole body
wellness. I have a particular interest in esthetically reshaping the gingiva in order to achieve a healthy smile".


Ryan Trulby, D.D.S., MS

Dr. Ryan Trulby is Madison Dental Group's Orthodontic specialist.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Rutgers University in 2011, Dr. Trulby continued on to receive his D.D.S. degree from the prestigious Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2015.  While at Columbia he discovered his interest in Orthodontics and decided to focus his practice on that speciality.  Dr. Trulby remained at Columbia and earned a Postdoctorate Orthodontic Masters of Science degree in 2018.

Dr. Trulby is a motivated and passionate about providing orthodontic treatment .  He has extensive experience with Invisalign, Damon Bracket System and Phase I Orthodontic Treatment.


Vlad Sudacov, D.M.D.

Dr. Vlad Sudacov has a passion for cosmetic dentistry with an excellent attention to detain.  He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Temple University and went on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) at the Kornberg School of Dentistry.  Dr. Sudacov completed a General Practice Residency at Hackensack Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ.  Compassion, empathy and kindness are just a few of Dr. Sudacov's personal values.  His natural ability to connect with people from various backgrounds can be attributed to his multicultural and multilingual upbringing - he speaks fluent Russian and German.  In his free time, Dr. Sudacov enjoys working out, traveling and spending time with family and friends.  He is looking forward to you in our office.

Dr. Sudacov is an active member in the following dental societies:

  • American Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • New York State Dental Association

Daniel N. Goldweit, D.M.D.

Dr. Daniel Goldweit earned his D.M.D. degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and completed his residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital. He had advanced training in cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry at New York University’s College of Dentistry. Dr. Goldweit also completed a comprehensive implant training program with significant experience in the both placing and restoring dental implants

Dr. Goldweit’s advanced training has allowed him to provide high quality patient focused treatment and optimized outcomes. He enjoys caring for his patients and takes pride in specializing treatment to meet each individual’s needs and desired cosmetic results.

Dr. Goldweit is an active member in the following dental societies:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association
  • New York County Dental Society

Dr. Goldweit resides in Manhattan. He is an avid New York sports fan and enjoys running, photography, technology and spending time with his family and dog, Yogi.