Shiva Basir, D.D.S.
|Dr. Shiva Basir, a board certified pediatric dentist, graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York City. She completed her post doctoral education in general practice at NY Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn. While in practice as a general dentist, Dr. Basir discovered her joy of working with children and decided to continue her education in pediatric dentistry. She then received an additional 2 years of post doctoral training specializing in pediatric dentistry at Saint Joseph's Regional Hospital in Paterson, NJ. She is a member of ADA (American Dental Association), AAPD (American Association of Pediatric Dentistry), NYSDS (New York State Dental Society) and SDDS (Second District Dental Society). Her goal is to provide the best care to her young patients while ensuring good oral habit formation by providing support and guidance to the patients and their parents.|
Yasemin Kilical, D.D.S.
|Dr. Yasemin Kilical, a board certified pediatric dentist, graduated from The George Washington University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She then attended Columbia University, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dr. Kilical then completed a General Practice Residency at New York Methodist Hospital and a two year specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Interfaith Medical Center. Dr. Kilical was also actively involved in research while at Columbia University, and also worked at the National Institutes of Health for two years, resulting in numerous publications. Dr. Kilical believes that dentistry should be a fun experience for children, while also providing high quality dental care in a caring and gentle way.|