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AboutTotal Dental Care of Middle Island

Total Dental Care of Middle Island provides exactly what our name implies – Total Dental Care. Our practice was founded on the basis of providing complete care to each and every patient, and so our facility offers all aspects of dental care under one roof. From advanced diagnostic equipment and cutting edge technology to our highly trained team of general dentists and board certified specialists, Total Dental Care prides itself on providing quality dental care at an affordable price. We believe firmly that one of the most important parts of dentistry is patient education. Our dedicated and hard working staff is devoted to making sure each patient understands their treatment options and needs. Total Dental Care promises that each comprehensive case is reviewed by a group of our dentists and together with you, we decide how to make you smile. Our office guarantees that you and your family will feel comfortable and relaxed in our warm and pleasant environment.

Our newly renovated, state of the art facility is conveniently located in the heart of Suffolk County. For over 25 years, Total Dental Care has occupied the same 2 story building, conveniently situated on a highly visible stretch of Middle Country Road. Many people in the community know the Total Dental Care building, and refer to it as a landmark. In addition to being in an easily accessible location, we are close to the Long Island Expressway and other major highways. We are also easily accessible by public transportation, as there is a bus stop right on the corner. We have a parking lot in the rear of the building, as well as street parking with handicapped reserved spots, and a wheelchair accessible ramp for both the 1st floor and 2nd floor entrances. The Total Dental Care building consists of 2 waiting rooms, 15 treatment rooms, consult suite, conference room, billing department, multiple administrative offices, and is home of the TDC Discount Plan. If you would like to schedule an appointment or would just like to tour our facility, please call us at 631-268-2743.

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Adam Zatcoff, D.M.D.

Periodontics & Implantology
Sedation Dentistry

After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh in 1998, Dr. Zatcoff went on to the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey where he received his Degree as a Doctor of Medical Dentistry in 2003, and his Certificate in Periodontics in 2006. Immediately after his graduation, Dr. Zatcoff became a Board Certified Periodontist in 2007. Dr. Zatcoff graduated from the Periodontal program as Chief Resident and received the Anthony R. Volpe award for Excellence in Periodontics. He also received the International Congress of Oral Implantologists Predoctoral Achievement Award, and the American Academy of Periodontology Dental Student award for achievement in Periodontology. Dr. Zatcoff began his journey at Total Dental Care of Middle Island in 2005, with him bringing a fresh, new approach to periodontal treatment. Because of his cutting edge techniques, Dr. Zatcoff makes patient’s fear and hesitation of periodontal treatment a thing of the past. Dr. Zatcoff regularly attends continuing education courses, so that he may continue to provide his patients the most up to date procedures in the Periodontal field. In 2009, Dr. Zatcoff became Clinical Director of Total Dental Care of Middle Island and has continued to providing patients and the community with affordable, quality dental care they deserve. Most recently, Dr. Zatcoff opened Total Dental Care of Staten Island, formerly the office of Dr. Sheldon Zatcoff. This is the newest TDC location and even though it has evolved in many ways, the heart and soul of the office are still that of Dr. Sheldon. Dr. Zatcoff hopes to continue to serve the Staten Island community, which is his home town and his father’s mission, for years to come.

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Anthony Quitoni, D.M.D.

General & Cosmetic Dentistry Implantology

Received his B.S. in Sociology in 1995 at the College of Charleston in South Carolina. He then went on to the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated in 2006 with his Degree as a Doctor of Medical Dentistry. In 2001, Dr. Quitoni became a member of both, the Golden Key Honor Society and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and in 2006 he was a recipient of the Dr. Gilbert N Robin “Continuing Education Scholarship” Award. In addition to the numerous continuing education courses Dr. Quitoni has taken to both further his education, and stay current on new technology and techniques, he most recently completed the Norman Cranin Implant-Maxi Course at N.Y.U in 2008. Dr. Quitoni is currently an Attending Dentist at St. Charles Hospital. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association, and the Suffolk County Dental Society. Joining our practice in 2009, Dr. Quitoni has been “a breath of fresh air” and most definitely a valuable member of the practice.

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David Baratt, D.D.S.

General & Cosmetic Dentistry Implantology
Sedation Dentistry

Graduated from SUNY Buffalo with his Degree in Dental Surgery in 1984. Since then, the focus of his practice has been on cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Baratt is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry as well as the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. Dr. Baratt recently joined the practice in 2008, bringing with him years of experience and outstanding service, and has been proven to be a wonderful addition to our team.

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Jay Golub, D.D.S.

General & Cosmetic Dentistry

A native of Suffolk County, who graduated from Ward Melville High School, with lifelong ties to the community. Dr. Golub has been practicing since 1994, when he graduated from NYU with his Degree in Dental Surgery. Prior to that, he received his B.A. in Biology from Drew University in 1990. Dr. Golub has served as an Attending Doctor at Flushing Hospital Medical Center since 1995, and still holds that position currently. Since 1995 Dr. Golub has worked in private practice and holds a variety of professional affiliations. Dr. Golub joined TDC in 2010. His witty nature has created quite a light hearted atmosphere, for staff and patients alike.

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Evan Homburger, D.D.S.

General & Cosmetic Dentistry

After graduating in 1987 from Brooklyn College with a B.A. in Biology, Dr. Homburger received his degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University in 1991. From there he did a General Practice Residency at Long Island College Hospital and spent the next twenty-seven plus years in private practice in Brooklyn. Dr. H, as we call him, has made the trip east joining our practice in late 2019.

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Toni Blaskey, R.D.H.

Recipient of the John Opi award for excellence in periodontology and a member of the Phi Beta honor society, Toni graduated from SUNY Farmingdale in 1997 with high honors. Since obtaining her R.D.H. in 1997, Toni has been part of the TDC family, bringing with her 20 plus years experience.

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Iris Gaffey, R.D.H.

Graduated from New York Technical College in 1985 with her R.D.H. and her Associates in Applied Science. Prior to that she received her B.A. in English Literature and Spanish from Queens College in 1978. While in her Dental Hygiene Program, Iris served as President of the Dental Hygiene Association. She was also a recipient of the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award and graduated in the top ten of her class. Iris joined our practice in 2010 and has been a welcome addition to our team.

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Marion McDermott, R.D.H.

Graduated from the University of New York Agricultural and Technical College at Farmingdale in 1982. She was honored by the Veterans Administration with the Ion Gilbert Award for outstanding service as a Dental Hygiene Student at the Northport V.A. Hospital. Since receiving her degree as an R.D.H., Marion has dedicated the last 23 years to our practice.

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Jessica Fridenberger, R.D.H.

Jessica graduated from Briarcliffe College in 2013. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association as well as the Long Island Dental Hygiene Association. Jessica recently joined our practice in 2017, bringing with her experience from working in many different settings. She is patient, gentle and thorough with an understanding of dental phobias and how to address them. Jessica enthusiastically believes that the key to a healthy life is a healthy mouth and helps her patients achieve this.

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Mitzi Pacheco, R.D.H.

Mitzi graduated from the University of Bridgeport in 2006. Prior to receiving her degree she worked as a dental assistant for eight years. Mitzi has an extensive background in the field of pediatric dentistry. Being the mother of three children, she knows how to cater to our younger patients. Mitzi is dedicated to educating patients on the importance of optimal dental health in hygiene. She joined TDC in 2017 and has been a valued addition to our TDC family.

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Rebecca Kerr-Smith, R.D.H.

Becky graduated from SUNY Farmingdale in 2016 with top honors. While at Farmingdale Becky served as historian for the Student American Dental Hygiene Association. Becky is experienced and certified in administering nitrous oxide and local anesthesia. Becky’s cheerful personality along with her big beautiful smile makes her patients feel comfortable and relaxed.