Woodhaven Dental Care

After more than 30 years of practicing dentistry in Woodhaven, Dr. Gary Karmel and Dr. Russell Karmel will be retiring. Although anticipating this new phase of life, we look back on the many years of service to the community and the many friends we have made along the way.


Dr. Gary Karmel

SUNY Binghamton, BA degree biology, 1979-1983, Phi Beta Kappa honor society


SUNY Buffalo, DDS degree, 1983-1987


Metropolitan Hospital, Manhattan, NY - General Practice Resident 1987-1988


Private practice 1988-present


Started mobile dental practice for elderly and disabled - 1990


Karmel Dental established at 87-08 Jamaica Avenue - 1994


Integral to design and build of our current location at 87-03 Jamaica Avenue - 2001


Member in good standing of the following organizations:


         Nassau County Dental Society


         New York State Dental Association


        American Dental Association


Over 300 hours of advanced continuing dental education in dentistry.