Dr. John Comisi

Dentistry
Ithaca, NY
37 years experience male

Locations

"Dental Care with a Difference"®, PC

Ithaca, NY

Address

2333 N. Triphammer Road, Suite 304, Ithaca, NY
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Dr. Comisi has been in the private practice of General Dentistry in Ithaca, NY since 1983. He is a graduate of Northwestern University Dental School, and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Fordham University. He is a Clinical Instructor of Dentistry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He also serves as the Dental and Oral Medicine Liaison for Vigilant Biosciences, Inc. He is a member of many dental organizations including: the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association, the Sixth District Dental Society and the American Equilibration Society. Dr. Comisi is Master of the Academy of General Dentistry, a Fellow in the Academy of Dentistry International, a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and a Fellow in the International College of Dentists. Dr. Comisi is a Member of The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network (NDPBRN), a research group sponsored by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR). He is a member of The Catapult Group,The Dental Industry’s Premier Speakers Bureau, whose mission is to bring unbiased clinical education to dental professionals. Dr. Comisi lectures on various dental topics and procedures, has presented courses nationally and internationally and has been published in many dental journals and health care magazines. He is a Past President of the New York State Academy of General Dentistry a past President of the Sixth District Dental Society, a component of the New York State Dental Association and a Past President of the Tompkins County Dental Society.

Specialties
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Dentistry

Dentistry - Cosmetic

General Practice

Doctor Q&A

331 Answers
27 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Good question: Removing number 17 should not impact any of your other teeth significantly. Since it's a terminal or last tooth in the mouth there should be no conseq ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Unlikely: Fordyce granules are small deposits of lipid or fat in the tissue and occur usually in the cheek area of the mouth. I have seen them on the lips and t ... Read More
A 7-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Have it checked : It could be any number of things. Definitely have it evaluated by your dentist to determine the cause and potential solution to this area.

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Testimonials
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Apr 2, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
Oct 23, 2013
Great caring answers
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Comisi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks. Was kinda worried when the dentist used it and said they found a small bump on the roof of my mouth that was slightly darker than the rest of my mouth.
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I did, he said it wasn't broken or fractured, just for him to take it easy, I just wanted another opinion, thank you.
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Thanks for your quick reply!i have a loose tooth,i probably irritated it

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northwestern University Dental School
Graduated 1983MD

Awards

Master of the Academy of General Dentistry
Fellow: The American College of Dentists
Fellow: The International College of Dentists

Affiliations

Academy of General Dentistry
International Association for Dental Research
American Association for Dental Research
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