As an American Dental Association (ADA) - certified prosthodontist since 1994, Dr. Gregory Pedro has devoted his career to deeply caring for patients, particularly those who fear the dentist.
STATEN ISLAND, NY, September 27, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Gregory Pedro, DMD, has been inducted into Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
As an American Dental Association (ADA) - certified prosthodontist since 1994, Dr. Pedro has devoted his career to deeply caring for patients, particularly those who fear the dentist. Dr. Pedro now provides his expertise as the owner of ABOUT FACE Dental and Aesthetics Boutique on Staten Island, New York. Establishing this practice as the first dental medi-spa on Staten Island in 2023, Dr. Pedro leverages more than three decades of success when treating his patients. About Face offers a range of services, including smile rehabilitation via implants, veneers, tooth whitening and high-end dentures. Dr. Pedro extended his expertise with extensive training in treating the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome and TMD (temporomandibular disorder) treatment. He is widely sought after as a TMJ Specialist. Additionally, Dr. Pedro is in the process of becoming Board Certified in aesthetic medicine. This expertise includes intensive training in all levels of skin rejuvenation, skin resurfacing, body contouring, active acne and acne scarring resolution, Botox ®, fillers, and more. He is the only prosthodontist on Staten Island trained in plasma-energy-based treatments, a leading-edge approach to youth rejuvenation and maintenance. This is a common theme in Dr. Pedro's impressive history. He values the hundreds of 5-star online reviews he receives from his many satisfied patients. It is no small feat to have so many highly satisfied patients.
Recognized as one of only 30 candidates to be the first doctors extensively trained in computer-guided dental implant surgery under the tutelage of world-renowned prosthodontist Thomas Balshi, Dr. Pedro subsequently became one of the earliest doctors of digital dentistry. Acclaimed for his work, he has become a sought-after surgical prosthodontist on Staten Island and throughout the tri-state area. His patients travel far and wide for his services, many coming from as far as Florida and California. Known as a compassionate and caring physician, Dr. Pedro remains abreast of the latest trends and advancements to ensure his patients receive the best quality care. He spares no expense when investing in the technologies proven to make patients more comfortable with their treatment plans.
Besides treating patients, Dr. Pedro is renowned for his impact in public speaking and training on various topics relative to his field. He is a widely sought after speaker and is scheduled to present at more upcoming events. Apart from his work-related endeavors, Dr. Pedro is active in charitable work. Most notably, he has participated in various fundraising events with the American Cancer Society nationally, the Unity Games and Snug Harbor Cultural Center on Staten Island.
Born and raised on Staten Island, Dr. Pedro played basketball for and graduated from St. Peter's High School, earning full scholarships to both Michigan State University and Fordham University. With a Bachelor of Science in general science, he then attended Temple University in Philadelphia where he acquired a Doctor of Medical Dentistry, pursuing the rigorous specialty of Prosthodontics, making him the ideal provider of both dental and aesthetic cosmetic services. Additional educational pursuits and specialties included in Dr. Pedro's credits include extensive training and certification in smile design, dental implants, TMJ and temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD), and other areas of the field. He regularly completes hundreds upon hundreds of continuing education hours, receiving certified provisioning of several different laser and advanced imaging devices. All this beyond receiving a designation in prosthodontics through the ADA. Dr. Pedro remains an eternal student, staying ahead of current industry trends, always striving to improve his patients' experience in both their comfort and their success.
In light of his accomplishments in sports, Dr. Pedro and his 1983 team won the New York City State Championship. He was subsequently inducted into the Staten Island Hall of Fame, an honor of which he is most proud.
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