Our Dentists

Mary George, D.M.D.

Dr Mary George | Pediatric Dentist Long IslandDr. Mary George received her D.M.D. degree -- Doctor of Dental Medicine -- from the Boston University, School of Graduate Dentistry, Boston, Massachusetts. She attained her B.A. degree at Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York and also acquired an M.A. degree in Teaching at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee.

Dr. George's postgraduate specialty training was in Pediatric Dentistry at Rose F. Kennedy Center, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Bronx, New York. Her final year of Residency was distinguished by being appointed Chief Resident.

Dr. George is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and has been in private practice limited to Pediatric Dentistry for over 25 years. She is currently a member of the following dental societies:

  • Nassau County Dental Society
  • New York State Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Currently Dr. George holds the following professional appointments and is active in teaching residents at these highly respected medical centers:

  • Assistant Clinical Attending, Chief, Pediatric Dentistry
    - North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York
  • Associate Clinical Attending
    - Cohen Children’s Medical Center
    - Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York

Dr. George's professional activities and committee appointments are distinguished by:

  • Past Chair, Ad hoc Committee on Sedation and General Anesthesia
    - New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists
  • Past President
    - New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists
  • Past Chair, Subcommittee on Sedation
    - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Former Member, Committee on Anesthesiology of the Council on Dental Education and Licensure
    - American Dental Association

She is also a published author and has presented numerous lectures both nationally and on a regional basis.


Gina Sajnani, D.M.D.

Dr Gina Sajnani | Pediatric Dentist Long IslandDr. Gina Sajnani received her D.M.D. degree -- Doctor of Dental Medicine -- from the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She also received her Masters in Graduate Education from the University of Pennsylvania. She received her B.A. degree in Sociology and her B.S. degree in Biochemistry at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Dr. Sajnani received her specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at the Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. She has received numerous honors and awards and has taken many leadership roles for the advancements of children and their dental health.

Dr. Sajnani is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and has been in private practice limited to Pediatric Dentistry since 2004 and is currently a member of the following dental societies:

  • Nassau County Dental Society
  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • New York State Dental Association
  • New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists

Currently, Dr. Sajnani holds the following appointments and is active in teaching residents at these highly respected medical centers:

  • Assistant Clinical Attending,
    - North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York
  • Assistant Clinical Attending
    - Cohen Children’s Medical Center / Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York

Dr. Sajnani is very active with dental education at local elementary school programs in the greater Long Island region.

Meet Our Dentists

Our pediatric dentists, general dentists and anesthesiologists are fully trained and experienced to provide our patients with the highest quality of care.

Board Certified Pediatric Dentists
Dr. Mary George
Dr. Gina Sajnani
Board Certified Dentist Anesthesiologist
Dr. Ralph Epstein

Locate our office

Distinctive Dental Services of New York 173 East Shore Road, Suite 201
Great Neck, New York 11023
Tel: 516.487.8110 Maps & Directions » Contact Us