Best Orthodontists in Roslyn, NY & Whitestone, NY
Our Award-Winning Orthodontists Have Transformed Over 10,000 Smiles in The North Shore & NE Queens
At Avenue Orthodontics, we strive to be the best orthodontists in Roslyn, NY and Whitestone, NY and pride ourselves in treating patients like family. Our husband-and-wife duo, Dr. Eleni and Dr. Abraham, have teamed up with Dr. Grauer to form an exciting new family. Our orthodontists’ world-class education, personal touch, and love of helping others mean your family can feel comfortable visiting this dynamic practice, now in two locations! Our exceptional team offers high-quality orthodontics, cutting-edge technology, affordable financing, and a compassionate manner you won’t find anywhere else. Below are just some of the reasons why our patients choose Avenue Orthodontics for their highly personalized treatment.
Our award-winning doctors at Avenue Orthodontics are passionate about what they do—changing lives by changing smiles. Altogether, they have transformed more than 10,000 smiles and continue to make a difference in their patients’ lives.
Dr. Eleni’s insatiable curiosity led her to become involved in scientific research throughout her entire education and professional training. She has been invited to present her research findings at several dental and medical conferences around the nation and has published her work in many well-respected scientific journals. Her academic achievements include:
- Columbia University – Bachelor of Science
- Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons – DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery), MPH (Masters of Public Health)
- Columbia University – Three-year residency and Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
- Former Vice-President – Columbia University Orthodontic Alumni Group.
Dr. Abraham is Board-Certified and is the Vice President of Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine Alumni Executive Committee. He has studied at excellent schools across the country including:
- The University of Washington in Seattle – Bachelor of Science
- Columbia University College of Dental Medicine – DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery)
- Stony Brook University – Three-year residency and Certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
- Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics
Dr. Grauer is Board-Certified and a lifelong learner who constantly seeks to expand his understanding, knowledge, and skills. He spends in excess of 100 hours a year on continuing education. Dr. Grauer’s academic achievements include:
- Bachelor of Science – State University of New York at Albany, 1976
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery – University of Maryland, 1980
- General Practice Residency – Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, 1981
- Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 1984
- Master of Science in Orthodontics – Washington University at St. Louis, 1987
- Orthodontist In Charge – Schneider Children’s Hospital, 1987-1998
- Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics, 2005
To benefit from our orthodontists’ extensive experience, schedule your or your child’s complimentary New Patient Smile Assessment by calling 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or clicking here for our convenient online form.
Warm, Family Environment
Our incredible husband-and-wife duo, Dr. Eleni and Dr. Abraham, together with the expertise of Dr. Grauer, offer gentle, effective, and high-quality orthodontics in a warm, caring environment. To our team of caregivers, you are more than a patient, you are family, and that means it is our responsibility to ensure your orthodontic health and well-being. We believe in offering highly-personalized care — you will always see the same doctor, the doctor will get to know you, and you will be treated with compassion and understanding. We want you to feel confident and comfortable with your doctor at every visit.
Evening & Saturday Appointments
At Avenue Orthodontics we built our practice to accommodate the busy and hectic lives of our patients. We understand that you and your family have busy schedules, and by providing flexible appointments, our goal is that patients won’t have to miss school and work. We even provide online appointments and exams in select cases to accommodate patients outside our posted hours or those who may have a travel heavy schedule. Ask us for more details and let’s establish a personalized plan for you or your family.
Avenue Orthodontics understands how important it is for you to trust your orthodontist. To demonstrate our sense of responsibility toward your health and comfort, we back up your orthodontic experience with the following guarantees:
Satisfaction Guarantee – Your happiness and satisfaction with the treatment and care you receive from our team is our top priority, which is why we offer a satisfaction guarantee over the course of treatment to all our patients. If you aren’t happy with your experience with us, we will do what it takes to make it right. That’s our promise to you!
Lifetime Retainer Guarantee – We know that retainers are an integral part of braces or clear aligner treatment. That’s why we offer the option of lifetime retention to help ensure your peace of mind. To learn more about our Retainers for Life program, please call Avenue Orthodontics at 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office or 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office. We will be happy to answer all your questions.
Trusted by Local Dentists
If you are looking for an orthodontist who comes highly recommended by dentists and doctors, then look no more. Our award-winning orthodontists, Dr. Eleni, Dr. Abraham, and Dr. Grauer, frequently meet new patients who have been referred to us by their dentist, doctor, or another patient from Avenue Orthodontics. Meeting patients who have been referred to us is one of the greatest compliments we can receive. After all, a referral is essentially a way of saying that our orthodontists strive to be the best orthodontists in Roslyn, NY and Whitestone, NY.
Avenue Orthodontics is dedicated to one thing – patient care. We view our patients as family members and strive to develop that relationship from day one. Because each patient is wonderfully unique, so is their treatment – no two smiles are exactly alike!
This emphasis on providing an exceptional experience for every patient has resulted in our being named Best of the Boro for the last seven years.
We are also thrilled about our orthodontists’ individual professional awards:
- Milton G. Schlessinger Award for Research and Academic Achievement
- The Percy T. Phillips Award, both 1st and 2nd place at the American Dental Association/Dentsply contest
- Induction into the Student Clinicians of the American Dental Association (SCADA)
In her final year of dental school alone, she received several awards – the Research Excellence Award, the Divisional Excellence Award in Periodontics, the Northeastern Society of Periodontics Award for Outstanding Achievement, the Implantology Award, and the Academy of Prosthodontics Award for Outstanding Achievement. Dr. Eleni has also been the Vice-President of the Columbia University Orthodontic Alumni Group and is the former Medical Chair of the New York Metro Chapter of the Star Legacy Foundation.
She was recently voted one of the “Favorite Docs and Healthcare Professionals” in Hudson Valley Parent Magazine.
- Board-Certified, American Board of Orthodontics
- Award of Excellence from the American Student Dental Association
- Board-Certified, American Board of Orthodontics
To experience award-winning orthodontics in a caring, family atmosphere, schedule your or your child’s complimentary New Patient Smile Assessment by calling 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or clicking here for our convenient online form.
At Avenue Orthodontics, our expert orthodontists and experienced staff have transformed over 10,000 smiles in The North Shore and NE Queens, and are committed to staying at the forefront of the industry. For this reason, our doctors stay actively involved in all aspects of orthodontics and continuing education events every year.
Dr. Eleni has been invited to present her research findings at several dental and medical conferences around the nation and has been published in many well-respected scientific journals. Her research has covered multiple areas of health, ranging from public health to dermatology. She discovered several genes that are responsible for abnormal tooth development and has also investigated treatments for tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Additionally, she searched for (and found) genetic underpinnings of a dermatological disease.
Dr. Abraham’s research findings from his thesis project were published and featured on the front cover of the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, a well-respected scientific publication. He has presented research at both Columbia University and SUNY Stony Brook. The American Board of Orthodontics selected Dr. Abraham’s board cases to exhibit at their annual meeting.
Dr. Eleni is a former Vice-President of the Columbia University Orthodontic Alumni Group.
Dr. Abraham is the Vice President of Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine Alumni Executive Committee.
Dr. Grauer was the Orthodontist In Charge at Schneider Children’s Hospital from 1987-1998.
24/7 Emergency Availability
A true dental and orthodontic emergency may occur in the case of trauma to the mouth. If you experience this, and there is a significant injury or damage to your braces, then you should call us immediately to inform us of the situation. We will see you anytime, 24/7. Your emergency call will go directly to our doctors, even if it is after hours. We will see you at no extra charge.
We understand the anxiety or discomfort that can come from trauma or damaged appliances, and our team is here to help. Please call our orthodontists right away at 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office or 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office for any emergency care you may need.
Orthodontic technology has dramatically evolved in the past decade! If you had braces 10 years ago or more, you will notice how different the process is now on your very first visit! Avenue Orthodontics made a commitment many years ago to always keep up with the most current in cutting-edge technology.
- Digital X-Rays – One of the most advanced diagnostic tools, this system uses a digital sensor to take images of your teeth, unlike traditional X-rays that use film, and uses significantly less radiation. This makes the dental x-ray process faster, more convenient, and more comfortable. High-quality images provide us with more efficient and accurate diagnoses and care.
- iTero Intraoral Scanner – For the best, fastest, and most accurate dental impressions and no more goopy molds.
- 3D Printer – For our in-house lab, which we use to make clear aligners and retainers in-house.
Complimentary New Patient Assessment
Our team is thrilled to offer award-winning orthodontic care right here in Roslyn, NY and Whitestone, NY. From early treatment to teen orthodontics, adult orthodontics, oral surgery, and more, you and your loved ones can benefit from orthodontic treatment, starting with our complimentary New Patient Smile Assessment! Simply call 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or click here for our convenient online form to schedule your appointment, which includes:
- A Discussion of Your Goals
- In-Depth Exam & Images
- Personalized Treatment Plan
- A $450 value, compliments of Avenue Orthodontics
During your or your child’s new patient appointment, we will take the time to answer all your questions about our orthodontic treatments, our office, our flexible payment options, and anything else you may want to know about us!
We Love Our Community!
Dr. Eleni grew up in Whitestone, so the area has a special place in our hearts. As a result, our orthodontists make it a priority to offer support and involvement to the area surrounding Avenue Orthodontics. Below are a few examples of how we love our community:
- We sponsor marble multi-subject notebooks, spiral-bound homework assignment planners, homework pocket folders, composition notebooks, and more for kids at many nearby private schools including JHS 197 (Carr Junior High School); Primary Schools 159, 213, 94, 221, 79 and 194; Bell Academy; St. Mel’s Catholic Academy; Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School; St. Andrew Avellino Catholic School; Sacred Heart Catholic Academy; and St. Demetrios Greek American Academy.
- Dr. Abraham participated in a two-week dental mission trip to Jamaica, where he treated children and adults in schools and churches across the country who otherwise would not have had access to dental care.Dr. Eleni is the current Medical Chair of the New York Metro Chapter of the Star Legacy Foundation.
- Dr. Eleni is the current Medical Chair of the New York Metro Chapter of the Star Legacy Foundation.
- Dr. Abraham has been Vice President of the Smile Train, an organization that raises funds for surgeons who repair cleft lips and palates in underserved communities around the world.
- Dr. Abraham is the Past President of Columbia University’s College of Dental Medicine Alumni Executive Committee.
- Dr. Eleni is a former Vice-President of the Columbia University Orthodontic Alumni Group.
- Dr. Eleni and Dr. Abraham have been Social Ambassadors for Columbia University College of Dental Medicine’s Giving Day since 2012
Other events and community sponsorships include: police officer safety coloring books for the areas of Greater Bayside, Greater Douglaston/Little Neck, North Flushing and Astoria, National Child ID kits (Greater Bayside), Bronx High School of Science S!NG 2018, and WE LOVE WHITESTONE.
Additionally, we are proud to support the Roslyn community in many ways and are always looking to grow our involvement. Currently we are sponsors and donors to Sousa Elementary Social, sponsors of Shining Studios Theater productions, sponsors Roslyn Little League, donors to the Manhasset chamber of Commerce, sponsors of Residents Forward’s Party in the Park and sponsors of Weber Middle school Social Night.
Avenue Orthodontics is committed to offering high-quality orthodontic care to every person in our area who needs it. That’s why we extend our services to the Spanish, Greek, and Arabic-speaking communities. We want to make orthodontic care a seamless and comfortable process for you and your family.
Most of our team members speak Spanish, while Dr. Eleni speaks Spanish and Greek, and Dr. Abraham is fluent in Arabic. If you are looking for an orthodontic practice that can accommodate your language needs, schedule an appointment with Avenue Orthodontics today by calling 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or clicking here for our convenient online form.
Discounts on Treatment
Striving to be the best orthodontic practice in Roslyn, NY, and Whitestone, NY doesn’t mean that Avenue Orthodontics needs to be the most expensive! On the contrary, we offer numerous discounts to help you offset the cost of treatment, including:
- Discount for multiple family members in treatment
- Professional discount for those who work in a doctor’s office
- Payment in full discount
For additional information or questions about our discounts, please call 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office to speak to one of our friendly team members!
You may feel that you received good advice the first time, but want to be certain before you proceed. We understand. Many people feel that it’s best to be cautious when making decisions that can affect something as important as their smile – even more so when it’s their child’s. Our orthodontists, Dr. Eleni, Dr. Abraham, and Dr. Grauer want you to be confident in your choices. That’s why we offer a complimentary consultation for all prospective orthodontic patients seeking a second opinion.
To schedule your complimentary appointment for a second opinion, call 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or click here for our convenient online form. We look forward to meeting you!
Your Time Is Respected
Time is one of your most precious commodities, and we respect that. So we do everything possible to minimize your time waiting to be seen by our orthodontists. We use advanced treatment methods and streamlined practice management tools to be ready for your visit when you are.
Because we work so hard to prepare for your appointment, we ask that you give as much notice as is feasible if you need to reschedule. We understand that life happens and we are happy to work with you in extenuating circumstances. But a little advance notice helps us provide the same great level of attention to everyone we treat.
Same-Day Appointments & Starts
Not only will your appointment virtually start on time but you also won’t need to feel rushed during your time with us. We ensure that ample time is built into every appointment, so you can feel confident that all your questions will be answered and all your orthodontic needs met.
Additionally, we offer same-day appointments and treatment starts. Once you’ve come in for your initial consultation, we can begin treatment that same day, so you can get started right away. We realize you and your family are busy and we go above and beyond to make your treatment as convenient for you as possible.
To schedule your or your child’s complimentary New Patient Smile Assessment, call 516-484-0234 to reach our Roslyn office, 718-767-8400 to reach our Whitestone office, or click here for our convenient online form.
Flexible Financing Options
We do our best to ensure our patients don’t miss out on needed orthodontic treatment just because of cost. We offer complimentary consultations and clear fee estimates from the get-go. Our fees are all-inclusive, so you can expect no surprises down the road.
In addition to a flexible down payment option, we offer interest-free financing with low monthly payments via credit card autopay.
We accept most insurance plans including Aetna, Assurant, Cigna, Careington, Connection Dental, Ameritas, Delta, DHA, Empire, GHI, Guardian, Humana, Metlife, Principal, UFT, Local 3, United Healthcare, and United Concordia. We will handle filing the paperwork for you and will even help you file claims with out-of-network insurers.
We want to do everything we can to help your family receive the treatment you need for a lifetime of healthy, beautiful smiles.
As one of the premier orthodontic practices in Roslyn & Whitestone, NY, our orthodontist and team at Avenue Orthodontics also provide 5-star orthodontic care to patients from Port Washington, Manhasset (Plandome), East Hills, Flushing, College Point, Little Neck (Douglaston), Bayside, Westbury & Great Neck, NY & the surrounding areas.