Konstantine Trichas, DDS, FAGD

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FELLOWSHIP at the Academy of General Dentistry

Konstantine_Trichas_065A patient’s comfort is just as important to Dr. Konstantine Trichas as the details of a procedure. He makes physical and emotional comfort a priority in his practice, offering a variety of dental spa amenities to help patients relax. Dr. Trichas, along with his skilled dental team, do their best to make going to the dentist as pleasant and stress-free as possible. With his extensive training and experience in the dental field, Dr. Trichas proves to be a leading New York dentist, providing superior dental care while restoring patients’ confidence in the appearance of their smile.

Dr. Trichas is one of few dental professionals who has a U.S. Patent on Dental Impression Technology.

STRIVING FOR DENTAL EXCELLENCE

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To offer the safest, most precise dental treatments, Dr. Trichas stays current with the latest advancements in dental technology. This also helps him educate patients on how best to maintain their oral health, which he believes is essential in achieving a beautiful smile.

Dr. Trichas has been recognized as a top cosmetic dentist in NewBeauty magazine and continues to offer exceptional dental care to his New York area patients.

From his techniques and equipment to the professionals he works with, our skilled cosmetic dentist transforms routine dental treatments into high quality dental solutions. Dr. Trichas works closely with world renowned ceramist Jason J. Kim to craft durable, natural-looking restorations, such as dental crowns. Whatever your dental needs may happen to be, our team at Upper East Side Dental Arts strives to help you achieve a healthy and beautiful smile.

Dr. Trichas’ wife is a board-certified periodontist and his father-in-law a dentist who teaches at the College of Dentistry at NYU.

BACKGROUND AND EDUCATION
  • Dr. Trichas Grew Up in Toronto, Canada
  • DDS, SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine
  • General Practice Residency, Muhlenberg Hospital in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • FAGD, Fellowship at the Academy of General Dentistry
    • Awarded to Only 7% of Dentists Nationwide
  • Completed Advanced Educational Training with The Hornbrook Group
MEMBERSHIPS
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Kevin Ma, DMD

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Dual Certified Periodontist / Prosthodontist

Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a Recognized Specialty of the American Dental Association

Education
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  • DMD, Boston University School of Dental Medicine – Graduating with High Honors
  • Dual Trained in Periodontics (Gum Surgeries/ Implants) and Fixed Prosthodontics (Advanced Restorative Dentistry) from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Expert in the Fields of Periodontics & Prosthodontics

    This unique dual speciality training enables him to see the interconnectivity of all oral and facial elements and reconstruct full mouth cases. Hence, he can surgically place the implants ideally and also restore it with the best esthetic outcome.

  • Implant Placement & Restoration
  • Bone Grafting
  • Full Mouth Reconstruction
  • Laser Therapy for Periodontal Disease
Honors & Awards
  • “Director’s Award – Best Post Doctoral Periodontal Prosthesis Resident of the Year” was Awarded for His Outstanding Performance (University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine)
  • Inducted in OKU (Omicron Kappa Upsilon) National Dental Honor society – Top 12% of the Graduating Class (Boston University School of Dental Medicine)
Professor & Lecturer
  • faculty (Clinical Asst. Professor) at University of Pennsylvania, Department of post-graduate periodontics and fixed prosthodontics where he enjoys teaching and discussing with his students and residents
  • Lectures Extensively in the U.S. and Abroad on the following:
    ● Minimally invasive implant surgery
    ● CT guided 3 dimensional implant placement
    ● Full mouth rehabilitation by preserving periodontally compromised teeth
    ● Full mouth reconstruction on implants
    ● Immediate implants and teeth
    ● Esthetic soft tissue grafting procedures
    ● Predictable bone grafting techniques
    ● Smile analysis and designing – Digital on computer and intra-oral
    ● Laser therapy for periodontal diseases
Memberships
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Dental Association

Zad Khan, DDS

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ANESTHESIOLOGIST

Dr. Zad Khan is the anesthesiologist at Upper East Side Dental Arts, performing sedation dentistry techniques to help ease patients’ minds prior to their procedures. He works closely with our patients to determine the best sedation method for their needs, helping them relax and feel more comfortable so they can get the dental care they need without the anxiety.

He encourages anyone interested in dental sedation to ask questions and express any concerns they may have, so he can communicate the safe, calming nature of sedation.

EDUCATION
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), New York University College of Dentistry
  • General Practice Residency, Valley Medical Center of Fresno
  • Two-year Anesthesiology Residency, Long Island Jewish Medical Center (LIJ)
    • Treated 2000+ surgical patients who were undergoing a variety of procedures, ranging from vascular to neurosurgery to pediatric
    • In his second year at LIJ, Dr. Khan acted as Senior Resident, making him responsible for all in-house and on-call rotations, as well as supervising and training the anesthesiology department’s junior medical residents.