As dental providers at Polished Dental Care, Doctors Greco and Shaffer's primary goal is to provide comprehensive, quality dentistry, in a relaxed, low-stress environment. Dr. Greco and Dr. Shaffer strive to listen to their patients’ concerns and put patients at ease by taking the time to answer their questions. They feel it is extremely important to involve their patients in the treatment planning process to create a plan centered on each patient’s individual needs.
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Lauren A. Greco D.M.D., Dentist
Michael Shaffer D.D.S., Dentist
Sepideh Shaffer D.D.S., Dentist
Jennifer Rabsatt, Office Manager
Lauren A. Greco D.M.D.
Dr. Lauren A. Greco, a native of Long Island, graduated from Stony Brook University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Dr. Greco earned her Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree at Boston University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Upon graduation Dr. Greco received recognition for her volunteer service, clinical proficiency, and leadership abilities.
Dr. Greco completed a two-year residency program at Stony Brook Medical Center, where she served as a Chief Resident in her second year. Her additional training focused on treatment of advanced cases in fixed prosthodontics and implant dentistry. Dr. Greco is now a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of General Dentistry at the Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine and currently teaches in the General Practice Residency program.
In her spare time, Dr. Greco enjoys traveling, practicing yoga, weight training with her personal fitness coach, (who also happens to be her husband!) and relaxing with family and friends in Long Beach.
Michael Shaffer D.D.S.
Dr. Michael Shaffer graduated from the University of Buffalo summa cum laude with a Bachelors of Science in Biochemical Pharmacology. He continued his education, receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from SUNY at Stony Brook, School of Dental Medicine in 2012. As a dental student, Dr. Shaffer served on the admissions committee for prospective students. After dental school, Dr. Shaffer completed a one-year General Practice Residency at Stony Brook and an additional year of training to provide IV sedation for dental procedures.
With Dr. Shaffer's training, he is well-versed in treating phobic patients, children, adults, and those with special needs. His further education and training in Invisalign®, sedation, surgery and pediatrics allow him to deliver all phases of care to his patients. As a member of the American Dental Association and the local dental society, he continues to keep abreast the new technology and innovations in the field.
Dr. Shaffer was raised on Long Island and resides in Great Neck with his wife, son and daughter. He enjoys cycling, traveling, reading and spending time with friends and family.