110 East 40th Street, Suite #104 New York, NY 10016, 212-682-2965, 347-380-1746

All our professionals at Expert Dental, P.C. maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr. Yi-Ling Shiao, Owner and General and Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Yi-Ling Shiao was born in Taiwan and grew up in Los Angeles, California. She completed her undergraduate degree in biochemistry major at the University of California at Los Angeles and subsequently received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. Shiao passed North East Regional Board Examination. After completing her DDS degree, Dr. Shiao completed General Practice Residency (GPR) program at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Shiao is certified as Invisalign and ClearCorrect provider to perform clear aligner therapy. Dr. Shiao has completed two years training in an implant program at NYU College of Dentistry. In addition Dr. Shiao has also two years continuing education in orthodontics training sponsored by IAO/AOS.

Dr. Shiao started Expert Dental in New York City and practice general dentistry in all aspects of dental care, including periodic dental check up, dental cleaning, white cosmetic filling, teeth whitening, root canal treatment, dental crowns, dental bridges, surgical and prosthetic implants, braces, veneers, onlays, inlays, denture, Invisalign, ClearCorrect etc. 

Professional memberships

  • American Dental Association
  • Second District Dental Society
  • New York State Dental Association
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) member
  • ICOI fellowship 
  • Member of International association of Orthodontics
  • Member of New York Academy of Oral Rehabilitation
  • Member of Academy of General Dentistry

Associate Dentists

Dr. Alina Huang, General and Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Alina Huang is originally from the San Francisco Bay Area and relocated to New York for residency where she now resides. She received her Bachelors from UCLA and went on to earn her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Huang then made the move to NYC where she completed her dental residency at Montefiore Hospital. Dr. Huang practices in all aspects of general dentistry, including Cosmetics (tooth-colored fillings, whitening, porcelain restorations), Periodontics (cleanings, root planing, laser deep pocket therapy), Endodontics (root canals), Prosthodontics (crowns, bridges, dentures) and Oral Surgery (extractions). As a practitioner, Dr. Huang is motivated to provide the highest level of care to all her patients. She believes in educating and creating a team approach to address their dental needs in a comfortable and pain-free environment. In her spare time, she enjoys spending quality time with her family in CA and her friends here in NYC. 

Dr. Min Kwak, General and Cosmetic Dentist


Dr. Kwak, a graduate of Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, has 10 years of experience in general dentistry. She earned her undergraduate degree in Environmental Science and Engineering at Ewha Women’s University in South Korea and studied Public Health at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. She found her interested in oral health and dentistry and went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University. She also completed a two-year full time program in Implant Dentistry at NYU.

Dr. Kwak helps her patients achieve beautiful smiles by maintaining existing teeth, replacing missing teeth and preserving and restoring all support structures such as bones and gums to give you that perfect smile. She brings her superior aesthetic skills to everything she does from aesthetic (non-metallic)fillings, porcelain inlays and onlays, veneers, crowns, full mouth rehabilitation, bone grafting and implant restoration.

Dr. Luke Charms, Family and Cosmetic Dentist

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Dr. Charms grew up on Long Island, then went to Tufts University in Boston to receive his first degrees in psychology and fine art. After relocating to NYC, Dr. Charms earned a masters degree in communications and went on to work as a digital arts professor, a freelance art director, and ultimately an advertising creative director. Unsatisfied by the tone and utility of his work in advertising, Dr. Charms was fortunate enough to facilitate a change of careers. He attended NYU College of Dentistry and was selected to deliver the commencement address for his graduating class.

Dr. Charms was the most productive resident in NYU’s AEGD program sponsored by Lutheran Medical Center, where he specialized in treatment planning for complex cases. Today, Dr. Charms is focused on delivering the best possible care to nervous patients who require especially compassionate attention and treatment.

Dr. Sam Chien, Family and Cosmetic Dentist

Before finding passion in clinical dentistry, Dr. Sam Chien was a professional guitar player and completed his undergraduate performance studies at Carnegie Mellon University and Berklee College of Music. He then graduated from NYU College of Dentistry and completed a General Practice Residency at NYU Langone Brooklyn (formerly Lutheran) To further his passion in cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Chien completed a one-year Esthetic Fellowship at Tufts University Dental School of Medicine. Dr. Chien strongly believes in continuing education and lifelong learning to better serve his patients. He loves to help patients achieve optimum oral health and transform their smiles, giving them something to look forward for their dental visit.

Dr. Lauren Vargas, Family and Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Lauren Vargas was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Florida, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition. She went on to complete a Masters in Biomedical Science at Barry University. Dr. Vargas decided to leave sunny Florida and attend dental school at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. She completed her general practice dentistry residency training at NYU Langone Hospital. While in dental school, Dr. Vargas was awarded the Presidential Award for Civic Life for her outstanding service to the community and for embracing the values of active citizenship. Dr. Vargas is known for her patience and her gentle touch. Dr. Vargas loves to interact with patients to make the dental experience as great as possible, ensuring they always feel comfortable and relaxed. When not at work, Dr. Vargas can be found rollerblading through Central Park, or at any exercise class throughout Manhattan.

Dr. Audrey Wang, Family and Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Audrey Wang is a general dentist originally from Southern California. She graduated with a degree in biology, with minors in chemistry and English, from Cal Poly Pomona. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Southern California and completed her residency training at New York Medical College. As a practitioner, Dr. Wang focuses on providing quality oral health care catered to each patient’s individual needs. She is patient, understanding, and holds value in assuring patients are comfortable under her care.

In her free time, Dr. Wang enjoys cooking, baking, and maintaining an active lifestyle.

Dr. Jean Paul Miranda, Prosthodontist

Dr. Jean Paul Miranda was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Dr. Miranda obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at UPR School of Dental Medicine before heading to NYC to continue his dental education. He then completed his General Practice Residency at Montefiore Hospital Centre in Bronx, NY. Dr. Miranda immediately continued his education at New York University College of Dentistry, completing a three-year specialty program in Prosthodontics. He is a member of the American Dental Association and American College of Prosthodontics. He excels in restorative dentistry, comprehensive treatment cases, implant dentistry, crown and bridge restorations. Dr. Miranda is big sports fanatic. He enjoys playing tennis, golf, traveling, trying new restaurants and attending sporting events in his free time.

Dr. Farhad Mirabrishami, Prosthodontist

Dr. Farhad Mirabrishami has a bachelor of arts from Rutgers University. He graduated from Rutgers Dental School in 2014, where he was the recipient of the American College of Prosthodontics Award. He then pursued a one year general residency program in New York, where he gained a tremendous amount of surgical skills. Afterwards, he completed a prosthodontic specialty training at Rutgers Postgraduate Prosthodontic Program. Dr. Mirabrishami provides advanced prosthodontics services including full mouth rehabilitations, implants, fixed and removable prostheses. He works closely with other specialties to help patients achieve satisfaction in their smile.

Dr. Victoria Park, Prosthodontist 
Dr. Park earned her undergraduate degrees in biology and chemistry from Syracuse University and New York University. After obtaining a Doctor in Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2012, Dr. Park received specialized training and certification in prosthodontics by the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, followed by Fellowship program at Columbia University. Dr. Park provides comprehensive dental care to pediatric, adult as well as geriatric patients. She has specialized training in full-mouth rehabilitation and prosthetic dentistry. Dr. Victoria Park is committed to delivering the best quality care for her patients.

Dr. Matthew Clark, Oral Surgeon

Dr. Clark is a board certified Oral Surgeon. He received his dentistry degree in 2008 and his medical degree in 2011 from Columbia University. Dr. Clark approaches each and every patient with the goal of providing the highest level of care through both skilled technique and a calm demeanor. Dr. Clark believes in patient communication and education and strives to provide a comfortable anxiety free experience for all his patients. Dr. Clark continually educates himself on the latest techniques and technology in dentistry with the goal of providing the best in quality treatment. Dr. Clark takes great pride in improving patients’ lives and strives to have a positive impact on each individual that he treats.

Dr. Dorothy Lorenzo, Oral Surgeon


Dr. Dorothy Rose Lorenzo is a board certified oral maxillofacial surgeon and native New Yorker, born and raised in Staten Island, NY. She completed her undergraduate studies with honors at Iona College in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Dr. Lorenzo then obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2006. Upon graduation, she continued her dental education and completed a general practice residency at the Manhattan VA Hospital.

Dr. Lorenzo discovered a passion for surgery and was accepted into the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery training program at St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center in Jamaica, Queens. She received rigorous and extensive training in maxillofacial trauma and reconstructive surgery and provided excellent care throughout the boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx at Mary Immaculate Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, Jacobi Medical Center, North Central Bronx Hospital and Jamaica Hospital until her completion of residency as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Chief Resident at Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center in 2011.

Dr. Lorenzo has remained on staff at Brookdale Hospital since her residency completion and has been instrumental in training future oral & maxillofacial surgeons at this institution. She also carries membership to local and national professional affiliations, including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, NY State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Lorenzo is highly trained in maxillofacial trauma, corrective jaw surgery, dentoalveolar surgery including third molar removal, and dental implant surgery & reconstruction.

As both a New York City trained surgeon and a native New Yorker herself, Dr. Lorenzo is uniquely equipped to serve the many individuals and diversities of NYC with professionalism, compassion and excellence.

Dr. Scott Rothenberg, Oral Surgeon


Dr. Rothenberg is a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Originally from Maryland, Dr. Rothenberg received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, graduating in the top ten percent of his class. He subsequently completed 6 year residency program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The New York University Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital and earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine in 2008. Dr. Rothenberg has received extensive training in anesthesia, dental implantology, bone grafting, dentoalveolar surgery, jaw reconstruction, facial trauma and head and neck pathology. Dr. Rothenberg performs full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with a special interest in dental implants. He is an active member of many professional organizations including the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Institute of Implant Dentistry, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, and American Medical Association.

Dr. Anna Glinianska, Endodontist

Dr. Anna Glinianska was born in Poland and grew up on Long Isalnd, NY where she graduated from SUNY Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. She completed her General Practice Residency at the University of Colorado Hospital and worked as a general dentist in private practice for 3 years before receiving specialty training in Endodontics at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Anna is a member of the American Association of Endodontists and the American Dental Association. In her spare time, Dr. Anna enjoys the outdoors, sailing and travel

Dr. Evan Lynn, Endodontist

Dr. Evan Lynn graduated from SUNY Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine in 2000. He completed his Post Graduate Endodontic Residency at NYU School of Dental Medicine 2005. Dr. Lynn joined the NYU faculty as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Endodontics in 2005. Subsequently, he completed a two-year fellowship in Implant Dentistry at NYU Dept of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry. As a dual trained Endodontist and Implantologist, Dr. Lynn became one of the leaders in treatment planning for the compromised tooth. Dr. Lynn has lectured extensively on this topic. He has given workshops at the American Association of Endodontics annual meeting in San Diego, CA. He has an accredited continuing education on-line presentation available to general dentists. He has lectured nationally and internationally on the factors involved in selecting wether to save an Endodontically compromised tooth or to extract and place an Implant.

Dr. Pooja Rana (Orthdontist)


Dr. Pooja Rana is a Board-Certified Orthodontist who believes everyone should be able to smile with confidence. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from New Jersey Dental School and then went on to complete a year of advanced post-doctoral training in general dentistry at the Manhattan VA hospital. From there, Dr. Rana completed an additional three years of specialized training in Orthodontics at Montefiore Medical Center where she learned the most advanced techniques for treating both children and adults. Dr. Rana offers highly esthetic options like Invisalign clear aligners and ceramic braces as well as traditional braces. With passion and warmth, coupled with the skill and dexterity required of her profession, she would be honored to work with you and to support you in your orthodontic needs.

Dr. Chia-Hung (Tony) Lin (Orthdontist)


Dr. Lin received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. After completing an advanced post-doctoral training in general dentistry at the Faxton St Luke’s Healthcare, Dr. Lin continued his specialist residency training at St Barnabas Hospital where he focused his passion on dentofacial orthopedics and orthodontics. Dr. Lin is currently a board-certified orthodontist at the American Board of Orthodontics and is also an active member of the American Association of Orthodontics. With his personal experience as a patient, Dr. Lin is committed to educating his patients and to providing high standard and personalized orthodontic treatment to all his patient. “My professional goal in life is to provide very high standard orthodontic care that is authentic and tailored to the individual needs of my patients.” Dr. Lin has a strong passion for culture and art, particularly photography and culinary art. He is a dedicated orthodontist by day and an avid photography by night. He has a strong passion for landscape photography and loves to go on road trips to immerse himself in the natural beauty of the world.

Dr. Naleesa Lee, Periodontist

Dr. Lee completed her undergraduate degree in biology major at the State University of New York at Binghamton and subsequently received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. After completing her DDS degree, Dr. Lee received the certificate in Periodontology at State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Dental medicine. Dr. Lee received honors in year III clinic periodontics, health care systems I, and behavior interactions. Dr. Lee is affiliated with American Academy of periodontology, ambassador of the American Academy of periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, International academy of periodontology, Northeastern Society of periodontology, American Dental association and Nassau County Dental society.

Dr. Christine Wong, Periodontist


Dr. Christine Wong is a passionate dentist with a caring and gentle personality. She strives to perform the best quality periodontal care for all patients and believes that patient education is the key to a beautiful and healthy smile. She received her B.S. in biochemistry from University of Texas at Austin where she graduated with high honors. She then moved to NYC and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from NYU College of Dentistry. She was awarded The David B. Kriser Award for Compassion when she graduated. She has completed a general practice residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center and a post-graduate residency in periodontics and implantology at NYU Lutheran Medical Center. She specialized in periodontics and implant dentistry. During her off time, Dr. Wong enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.

All our professionals at Expert Dental, P.C. maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.