40 UNDER 40 HONOREES

NICK AUGENBAUM

  • Rocky Point, New York
  • Long Island Implant and Cosmetic Dentistry

Age:

34

Name of Practice:

Long Island Implant and Cosmetic Dentistry

Specialty:

General dentistry

Education:

DDS, Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine; residency, New York Hospital of Queens; two year implant surgery and prosthetic fellowship, Brookdale University Hospital


Why He Was Nominated

Dr. Augenbaum is a general dentist with extensive training in implanvology, oral surgery and restorative dentistry. With his extensive training, keen attention to detail and ability to work with patients and dental team, Dr. Augenbaum offers exemplary care. He bought his practice in 2013 and has since earned a sterling reputation as a reliable clinical expert who employs state-of-the-art technology.

Inspiration

Dr. Allan Schulman. He was the chair of dental materials at New York University – and he’s also Dr. Augenbaum’s uncle. “His love for dentistry and the relationships he had with his colleagues and everyone he came into contact with left a lasting impression on me.”

Philosophy

“We use the highest-quality materials, cutting-edge technology and the most advanced skills, and we invest our time in continuing education and growth so we can always offer the best.”

Tool He Can't Live Without

Cone Beam CT. “I can produce a 3D image in less than one minute, allowing me to accurately diagnose disease and decay, plan dental implant and implant-related surgery, and perform the surgery with no surprises.”

Sage Advice

“Never stop growing. Invest your time and profits in technology, education and professional development. Staying abreast of where dentistry is moving and creating happy patients will enable you to always love dentistry.”