Thomas P. Stein, D.D.S.

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Dr. Stein graduated from Washingtonville High School, has an engineering degree from Villanova University and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Georgetown University. He is committed to having his patients keep their teeth for a lifetime and creating beautiful smiles in the process. Dr. Stein is a member of the ADA, NYS Dental Society, 9th District Dental Society, Newburgh Dental Society (President ’99/00), International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), and achieved a fellowship in the Misch International Implant Institute. A few years ago, Dr. Stein was selected to be a mentor for Dr. John Kois’ Center for Advanced Dental Learning and in 2006 was named a Clinical Instructor.  Locally, he is a member of the Cornwall Lions Club and Chamber of Commerce. He firmly believes in attending courses to improve his knowledge and skills. His office has modern equipment and technology in alignment with the rapid changes in dentistry.
When not focused on the practice, Dr. Stein enjoys spending time with his wife and their 4 children. He can often be found planting in his garden, enjoying a swim, or swinging a golf club.

Louis Amendolagine, D.D.S.

Louis Amendolagine, D.D.S.

Dr. Amendolagine grew up in Orange County and is a graduate of Washingtonville High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Lehigh University and his DDS from Georgetown University. He practiced General Dentistry in Orange County for thirty-two years. His practice philosophy has always been patient-centered: assessing the individual needs and desires of every patient while delivering the best, most up-to-date treatment in a caring, relaxed environment.
Dr Amendolagine is a member of the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Society’s Ninth District, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Like Dr Stein, Dr Amendolagine was a Mentor in Dr. John Kois’s Center for Advanced Dental Learning and a fellow in the Misch International Implant Institute. Off duty “Dr. Lou,” as he likes to be called, enjoys going to the beach and doing DIY projects around the house. He is also looking forward to becoming a grandfather this winter.

Emile Amzallag, D.D.S.

Dr. Emile

Dr. Emile Amzallag was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. He attended McGill University where he completed a Bachelors of Science in Physiology. After graduating, he pursued his dental studies at New York University College of Dentistry. During this time, Dr. Amzallag was accepted to an Oral Surgery Honors Elective and was invited to practice alongside faculty at NYU’s Faculty Practice. Upon graduating, he was awarded the prestigious Sussman Memorial Award in Operative Dentistry. He furthered his studies at Peninsula Hospital Center, where he completed a General Practice Residency.  Dr. Amzallag is a member of Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and the Peninsula Dental Society, and lives in Bergen County with his family. Dr. Amzallag’s aims are high quality, ethical dentistry and patient education.

Sharlini Sockanathan, D.D.S.

Sharlini Sockanathan

Dr. Sharlini Sockanathan was born and raised in North Jersey. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with minors in Chemistry, Mathematics, and Business from New York University. She earned her DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Upon completion of dental school, she went on to complete a General Practice Residency at Staten Island University Hospital.
She then practiced for a few years in Dallas, TX before pursuing her passion for pediatrics. She returned to the east coast and completed her Pediatric Dental training at St. Barnabas Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Sharlini enjoys giving back to the community and has volunteered in dental outreach programs in Israel and Peru.
She is excited to be a part of Creating Dental Excellence. The supportive teamwork and modern treatment options available to families are an amazing approach to improving oral health. Dr. Sharlini looks forward to making her patients feel comfortable and bringing a smile into their lives.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Sharlini enjoys traveling, baking, reading, and spending time with her family and puppy!