Dr. Michael Ricciardi
A dentist in Staten Island, Dr. Ricciardi earned his doctorate from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He feels privileged to practice in his hometown and continue supporting the local community. Dr. Ricciardi’s education is ongoing, as he continues to study emerging techniques, technologies, and restorations. As a lifelong student, he engages with up-to-date research to provide dental care that is both comprehensive and current.
Ongoing Education, Achievements, and Affiliations
- The Kois Center – Graduated from the prestigious nine-course Kois program, which encompasses over 200 hours of rigorous, comprehensive continuing dental education in all clinical fields
- Dawson Academy – Completed the curriculum for advanced general dental education
- The Ickert Teaching Centre – Received extensive training in dental implant planning and placement
- Member of The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Member of The International Congress of Oral Implantology
- Appeared on Discovery Health’s “Facing Trauma” to provide pro bono restorative work for victims of domestic violence
- Has published numerous articles on functional esthetics
Cosmetic and Restorative Expertise
Dr. Ricciardi is a talented provider of functional esthetic treatment, full mouth reconstruction, and complex restorations. Because of his advanced restorative training, he is able to develop health-oriented treatment plans that may involve steps ranging from orthodontic treatment or gum recontouring to bite reconstruction or a smile makeover. Even multifaceted cases will be tackled with ease. Dr. Ricciardi has provided cosmetic work for high-profile smiles seen on television, film, and the stage. His patients trust his skills, expecting stunning but highly functional results.
Dr. Ricciardi endeavors to establish patients’ strong oral health, ensuring they have the tools and knowledge to support enduring smiles. His practice offers dental care ranging from preventive to reconstructive, tending to patients with every dental need.
Dr. Ricciardi’s Philosophy: Creating Personalized Smiles
When dentists take time to build relationships with their patients, dental care is both tailored and satisfying. Dr. Ricciardi works with each patient one-on-one to educate and collaborate on the resulting restoration. This ensures patients are comfortable throughout the treatment process, and results in the gorgeous smiles they’ve been imagining.