Periodontist New York City

Dr. Neal Lehrman,  the inventor of RegenaLight™, offers the revolutionary laser gum bleaching technique to improve the aesthetic of your smile quickly and comfortably.

Your first visit is key

Your first appointment is key – it will help us assess your condition as well as provide a forum for discussing your needs. What should you expect? A thoughtful, humanizing experience that leads to an intelligent course of treatment and a beautiful smile.

Show us your smile

During this visit, we will perform an oral examination and a series of diagnostics such as digital radiographs and photographs of your jaws and teeth. These records will help us diagnose any periodontal issues and lead us into a discussion about treatment options.

An open dialog

Questions? Ask us anything and everything you can think of. That way, we will be able to create an appropriate treatment plan commensurate with – and likely to exceed – your expectations.

We look forward to meeting you and helping to improve your health and well-being.

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Breaking News

Perspectives and Possibilities- Peri-implant disease in the 21st century

Dec 5th, 2014

Nov 29, 2014
Jacob Javits Center, NY NY

Dr. Lehrman reviewed the current climate in which we as clinicians are confronted not only with failing but also ailing dental implants. A thorough review of the science behind the remarkable LAPIP ™ procedure was explained . Clinical cases were discussed and special attention was paid the idea that soft tissue healing holds as much information for the overall success of dental implants then to counterpart, peri-implant bone. By discussing a procedure which allows for targeted removal of diseased tissue, Dr. Lehrman showed the attendees a viable approach to this fast growing dental implant epidemic, albeit one that caries with it low morbidity and excellent chances for regeneration.

Opening Lower Manhattan Office in Tribeca

Sep 25th, 2014

We are pleased to announce the opening of our Lower Manhattan Office in Tribeca located at:

23 Warren Street #10
New York NY 10007

Dr. Lehrman will be the first periodontist in Lower Manhattan serving Tribeca, Greenwich Village, SOHO and the Wall Street neighborhoods. Offering not only comprehensive periodontal and dental implant services, but LANAP laser gum surgery as well.

LANAP, LAPIP and Beyond

May 5th, 2014

In just one decade, we have moved from utilizing lasers to treat periodontal diseases to utilizing a specific laser protocol to hone our approach in the treatment of peri-implantitis, MRONJ and now cosmetic de-pigmentation of gingiva.

By adapting the wound healing modification of the Periolase laser and the LANAP protocol, Dr. Lehrman discussed how the specific ND:YAG wavelength allows the clinician to modify the body’s own wound healing apparatus. Diseased or unwanted tissues are targeted for specific removal, while healthy connective tissue remains and allows the body to capitalize on this healing moment. Dr. Neal Lehrman, through a discussion of both laser physics and case review, demonstrated the ability of this remarkable protocol and its corollary procedures to the Department of Periodontics – Post-Graduate Division, NYU College of Dentistry.

We Now Offer More Sedation Options to Anxious Patients

Jan 31st, 2014

We are happy to announce a wonderful new service to enhance the comfort of our patients. Dr. Louis Siegelman, a widely respected Dentist Anesthesiologist, is available in our office to provide sedation or intravenous anesthesia for patients who may have avoided dental care in the past. Now, people with anxiety, sensitive gag reflex or needle phobia can achieve the healthy smile they’ve been hoping for, while they sleep! Coupled with LANAP laser gum surgery, patients who have avoided dealing with their periodontal/gum issues can now be treated in a through and compassionate manner.

New Publication The Wavelength

Oct 1st, 2013

We are pleased to announce the publication of the new online journal The Wavelength at This publication, founded by Dr Lehrman and his Colleague Dr. Larry Gelb is helping to usher in a new era of collaborative dentistry by bringing together both clinicians and patients alike into a marketplace place of ideas dedicated to the discussion of and advancement of LANAP and its entail related procedures.

LANAP- Its History and Future

Sep 12th, 2013

Dr. Lehrman Spoke to a group of 60 doctors and dentists on this history of LANAP- its scientific background, its applications and potential for evolution in the care of an ever increasing population of patients who present with periodontal and epri-implant disease. A scientific rationale as well as case review component was included. This approach, now widely accepted as more than an alternative to care, is revolutionizing the way we can offer to treat patients who present with periodontal breakdown, particularly those who are medically compromised or present with specific esthetic concerns.

Jerusalem Dental Society
August 22, 2013

“Looking anew at old problems- utilizing a specific laser protocol to approach wound healing for periodontal and peri-implant disease.”

This course focused on the scientific background of LANAP and its potential to approach common oral diseases in a way that promotes true regeneration of lost oral tissue and the concomitant benefits for overall systemic health. This talk was given to Dentists and Dental Specialists in Jerusalem, Israel in conjunction with the Jerusalem Dental Society.

The Amazing Mysterious Light Show

Apr 25th, 2013

Suburban Study Club/ 9th District Dental Society
White Plains, NY

This course defined peri-implantitis as a major source of implant failure in the United States today. Focused on LAPIP..Laser Assisted Peri-implantitis protocol, Attendees were apprised of how utilizing this wavelength and following a specific protocol, a new option for treatment of this condition can be introduced to the patient population that suffers from this condition.

Wound Healing 2.0

Apr 22nd, 2013

Southern Orange Dental Society – Ninth District Dental
Birch Manor, Monroe, NY

Utilization of a specific ND:YAG Laser to treat everyday dental conditions ranging from socket grafting to osteonecrosis of the Jaw. Course focus on clinical successes and pitfalls of utilizing this modality to foster more complete wound healing in both medically compromised and healthy patients.