Manalapan, NJ — Gail P. Petrosky, DMD, FAGD, FICOI, is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Lifetime Achiever for her outstanding work in the field of Prosthodontics, and in recognition of her work at Tuckerton Dental.
Over her 35 year long career, Dr. Petrosky has transformed countless smiles, working with patients to provide implants and other prosthodontic treatments. In her work at Tuckerton Dental in Manalapan, NJ, she provides excellent dental care, and specializes in creating beautiful smiles using the latest technology. Dr. Petrosky intends to continue to utilize her special skills and training to improve the life of each patient by restoring their dental health , function and appearance without compromising compassion for their unique needs.
Before working in a private practice setting, Dr. Petrosky attended Monmouth University in NJ to receive her undergraduate degree. She then graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now part of Rutgers University) with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and a specialty degree in Prosthodontics. She believes it is crucial to continue learning, and has taken courses in Implantology from the Misch International Institute, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, and the Brookdale Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Petrosky had a career in the banking industry for many years before switching to a career in Dentistry in 1986. Currently, she works in a joint practice with her brother, Dr. Ronald Paul Petrosky, DDS, MAGD, DICOI, at Tuckerton Dental, located at 225 Gordons Corner Road Suite 2E Manalapan, NJ.
Dr. Petrosky specializes in Prosthodontic medicine, using the latest technology to provide patients with exceptional results. The office offers Periodontal Laser Therapy (LANAP), 3D Cad-Cam ceramic restorations, Lumineers, mini dental implants, single-visit rotary root canals, and 3D CT-scan imaging. Her patients have many types of different issues with their teeth, so Dr. Petrosky takes time to listen to their concerns, learn about their dental hygiene habits, and then determine a plan for their care.
Dental issues can cause many problems, like pain, anxiety, dietary changes, and lack of confidence in appearance. Dr. Petrosky loves to see patients who have transformed their smiles and regain confidence in their appearance. She feels very fortunate to have a caring and talented team of doctors, hygienists, and staff. The mission of Tuckerton Dental, as stated on the official website, is to “provide an outstanding experience for all the dental needs of our loyal and trusting patients by creating a friendly and pleasant office atmosphere for your family, maintaining a high level of continued education year after year.”
Prosthodontics focuses on maintaining and replacing teeth for patients with a wide array of dental issues. This can mean replacing missing teeth, repairing or replacing deficient teeth, and repairing oral tissue with biocompatible substances. The best way to avoid needing teeth replacements or implants is to regularly visit the dentist twice per year or as recommended by your dentist.
To remain up to date in the dental field, Dr. Petrosky She is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) and a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI).Diplomate American Society of Osseointegration.
On a personal note, Dr. Petrosky enjoys traveling, art and spending time with family.
For more information, visit http://www.drpetrosky.com/.