Plainview, NY

(516) 931-7171

Meet Dr. Liz Scisci

I was on my way to becoming an academic dental researcher when I fell in love with pediatric dentistry. There were so many aspects of being a pediatric dentist that drew me in, most of all helping children develop excellent dental habits and a lifelong love of the dentist. Childhood is truly the best time to educate our little patients and their families about how to maintain healthy smiles.  I am passionate about the prevention of cavities and other dental issues, and would be honored to a play a role in ensuring your child has the best oral health possible.

I feel very lucky to be a part of the Pillar Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics family.  My care philosophy perfectly mirrors that of both Dr. Charlie and Dr. Ari, and as a team, we take pride in setting the stage early for a lifetime of positive dental experiences.

Education

I earned my Doctorate of Dental Surgery at SUNY Stony Brook University, as well as my PhD. in Oral Biology.  I then completed a specialty residency in pediatric dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.  There I learned the most up-to-date methods in our field and how to incorporate new techniques, materials, and equipment into our practice.

Part of my motivation to become a dentist is that it is a profession of lifelong learning.  I love to attend conferences, seminars, and lectures, both locally and throughout the country.  This allows me to interact with colleagues and stay current so that I have the most knowledge and the best tools to help my patients.  

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Society 
  • Suffolk County Dental Society

Personal Life

I grew up in Farmingdale, Long Island, and it was at Farmingdale High School that I first met my husband, Dave, who is a registered nurse.  After completing my dental training, I came back to Long Island and settled once again in Farmingdale.  When not working, I enjoy taking our dog Rufus for long walks, traveling, attending NY Islanders games, and spending time with my friends and family.  There is no place like home, and I am proud to be back and serving our Long Island community.    

 

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