Dr. Sinh Ta
Dr. Sinh Ta graduated from the University of California, San Diego and went on to complete her education at Columbia University obtaining certificates in both Advanced Education in General Dentistry and Orthodontics. In 2001, she opened an office on the Upper East Side where she has been caring for her patients ever since. In 2012, Dr. Ta opened the doors to the Tribeca office after becoming aware of a need in the area. She strives to work with you in any way possible to achieve your perfect smile. When not working on the Upper East Side or Tribeca, Dr. Ta likes to spend time on the beach with her husband and two daughters. She looks forward to helping you achieve all of your dental goals.
Education and Training
- University of California-San Diego, B.A. (Biology)
- University of Missouri-Kansas City, D.D.S.
- Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Certificate, Advanced Education in General Dentistry
- Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Certificate, Orthodontic Training Program
Dr. Ela Jamiolkowski
Pediatric Dentist Tribeca
Dr. Ela Jamiolkowski is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. She graduated from Villanova University and went on to complete her education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She completed a General Practice Residency at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in NYC. Following a year of private practice where Dr. Ela was only treating pediatric patients, she decided to return to Mount Sinai for a two-year program to become specialized in pediatric dentistry. During this time, she served as chief resident and helped develop an oral health program for local elementary schools. She received extensive training in behavior management, use of laughing gas, sedation dentistry, and treatment of patients with special needs.
Dr. Ela was also chosen for a fellowship through the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and received her MPH in August 2015 as well. She serves as a part-time attending at Mount Sinai Hospital where she works with the pediatric dental residents. She is a member of the American Dental Association and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. In her spare time, she serves on the junior board of the Inner City Scholarship Fund, enjoys traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Education and Training
- Villanova University, B.S. (Biology)
- University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, D.M.D
- Mount Sinai Hospital, General Practice Residency Certificate
- Mount Sinai Hospital, Specialty Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.
- Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery, MPH
Dr. Leslie Yuan Gazdeck
Pediatric Dentist Upper East Side
Dr. Leslie Yuan Gazdeck is a Pediatric Dentist who graduated from the University of Pennsylvania for her undergraduate studies and completed her dental education at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. She then completed a General Practice Residency at the University of Washington in Seattle. She worked in Chicago as a private practice general dentist and at St. Bernard Hospital treating pediatric patients. She realized that she loved working with children and wanted to provide the best evidence-based care for her patients. She returned to the University of Washington for her two-year pediatric dental residency where she received extensive training in hospital dentistry, sedation, and patients with special needs. Concurrently, she earned her Master of Science in Dentistry with research in pediatric mandibular anatomy using cone beam computed tomography (3D imaging). Her goal for her patients is to be able to master the dental experience and to view the dentist as a partner in their oral health. She is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She enjoys traveling, working out at the gym and exploring the city with her husband. She is also passionate about composting, paddle boarding, and puppies. She looks forward to meeting you and taking care of your child!
Education and Training
- University of Pennsylvania
- D.D.S. Degree from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
- General Practice Residency at the University of Washington in Seattle
- Pediatric Dental Residency at the University of Washington
- Master of Sciences in Dentistry
Dr. Danya Mermelstein
Dr. Danya Mermelstein is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Mermelstein grew up in New Rochelle, New York and received her B.A. from Yeshiva University and her DMD from Rutgers University School of Dental Medicine. She continued her dental training during a year of Advanced General Dentistry training at Lutheran Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Mermelstein then decided to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry and completed her pediatric specialty residency at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. She worked in a pediatric dental practice in Brookline, Massachusetts for several years and is excited to join the Tribeca North Dentistry team. Dr. Mermelstein loves the challenge of treating children’s dental needs while nurturing bonds of trust, confidence, and friendship with them. In her free time, Dr. Mermelstein designs and creates jewelry and enjoys traveling and running.