Anthony M. Polimeni, DMD
"Dentistry has enabled me to combine my love of science and art. All of my staff members have been with me at least 15 years or more. I enjoy working with them each and every day and I absolutely adore my patients."
Education and Continuing Education
Dr. Polimeni received his doctorate in Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston. After a one-year residency in Advanced General Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania, he received his specialty training and certification to practice the specialty of periodontics fromTemple University in Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the prestigious Misch Implant Institute at the University of Pittsburgh completing advanced course study in bone augmentation and dental implant surgery.
Dr. Polimeni is a former assistant clinical professor in the Department of Implant Dentistry of New York University, and a visiting professor in their Department of Periodontics. He lectures both locally and nationally on topics related to both periodontics and dental implants. His Quarterly Newsletter contains up-to-date news and information regarding periodontics and dental implants.
Dr. Polimeni has been practicing periodontics and dental implantology since 1990, and enjoys making a difference in his patients' appearance and lifestyle. He always makes a sincere effort to get to know every one of his patients in a personal way. Patient interaction and making people feel comfortable and part of the family is of utmost importance to him.
As a member of the dental community, Dr. Polimeni is an active or former member of the following professional organizations:
- American Academy of Periodontology
- International Congress of Oral Implantology
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
- Academy of Dental Excellence
- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
Dr. Anthony Polimeni is originally from East Northport, and has lived in East Setauket for the past 15 years. He and his lovely wife, Tracey, have two grown daughters named Nicole and Janlyn. Dr. Polimeni is an avid automotive enthusiast in his spare time, and is also the drummer for The John Fogerty Tribute Project, Long Islands tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival!