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Dr. Arman Roksar

Dentistry - Prosthodontics
New York, NY
26 years experience male

Locations

NY Dental

New York, NY

Address

220 Riverside Blvd., @ West 70th Street, New York, NY, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 10am - 6:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

American General Life and Accident Insurance Company

Cigna

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

LI Dental Group, LLP

Garden City, NY

About

Bio

Specializing in dental implant surgery and restorations. Full mouth dental reconstruction. Four things top Dr. Roksar's agenda for each and every patient: 1. First class dentistry by a licensed certified prosthodontist 2. A pleasant and comfortable dental experience 3. A lifetime of dental health 4. A healthy and beautiful smile At NY Dental we are proud to be <strong><u>one of the few dental offices in Manhattan</u></strong> that is truly expert in handling complex care (including BOTH implant placement surgery and the cosmetic restoration of your teeth and dental implants). With this specialty degree and training in prosthodontics and the most up-to-date dental technologies and materials available, Dr. Roksar can provide dental services ranging from simple fillings to extreme dental makeovers.

Specialties
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Dentistry - Prosthodontics

Dentistry

Dentistry - Cosmetic

Prosthodontics

Languages spoken

Persian

Doctor Q&A

87 Answers
37 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Ignore: Make sure you are eating enough protein on a vegetarian diet. Beans are a great source.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Decay: Caries or decay can be almost any color. When Bactria decalcify the enamel of a tooth and start "eating" the organic materials of the tooth, the by pr... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Depends on location : depends on the location of the tooth/teeth that need anesthesia. As a general rule, on the upper teeth the gel and injection is usually olaced adjacen... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Drink water & floss: Most if the time, bad breath occurs from dehydration. So do your best to drink a least 8 glasses if water everyday. Good oral hygiene is also critical... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes: The invisalign will help with the alignment of the teeth. The veneers will help in changing the shape, size and color of the teeth.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Need tooth structure: When more than half a tooth need to be restored due to fracture or decay or after root canal procedure. The tooth needs to be covered and protect by a... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Fungal infection: These might be a fungal infection. Please have them checked out by a dentist. Also, make sure that you clean your dentures everyday and try not to sle... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Acidic foods: You should try to a kid acid foods, such as lemon, orange, grapefruits, etc. If you do eat them, try to drink water immediately after consuming acidic... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Soft foods: You can pretty much eat whatever you want. But it might be easier to eat soft foods. Over time you will learn to eat with the temporary dentues.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
No: Craze lines are a natural part of teeth that develop from normal wear. Invisalign should not effect them.
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
95-98% Success Rate: dental implants have a average success rate of 97%. The odds decrease with smokers and diabetics. Certain patients are not good candidates if they ar... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Usually not aware: When someone is under IV Sedation, they are unaware of what is going on. They also do not feel anything. Under IV sedation, a person enters in a sleep... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
No worries: You should not be worried. Canker sores can occur anytime. But they usually occur when one is under a lot of stress.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Get it checked: You should have it checked out by an oral surgeon. Most likely it is a fibroma. It can be removed before it gets too large.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Neddy pot: A neddy pot is a great and simple way to clear and rinse the sinus.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Bulimia: Bulimia as a eating disorder also effects the dentition with excessive acid erosion of the enamel.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Ask: Ask the oral surgeon if IV sedation is necessary for the procedure that you need?
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
No: Invisalign can treat most teeth alignment. But there are certain cases that might require traditional orthodontics with wires and brackets or even sur... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes not a good idea: It is not a good idea to leave the space empty for tooth #12 & 13. Since tooth number 14 will shift forward over time.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Inflammation: There are many possibilities to the sore on your tonsil. It could be from your immune system reaching to a virus or bacteria. It could be an aphthous ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
$1500 to $3000: there are many fractures in the cost of the dental implant, but in general the price ranges from $1500 to $3000 for an implant
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Place an implant: A simple solution is to extract and place an implant or extract the tooth and extend the bridge to the next tooth.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes you can: When an implant is first placed, it is better not to eat in it until they have integrated. But your dentist might make a temporary or flipper or Nesbi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes you can: You can oy address or treat the top teeth with invisalign. But your dentist has to make sure that the bite is balanced.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Clean it: Clean it and wash it out. You can use a q-tip, but do not go too deep with the q-tip.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
No: Ask your dentist to adjust the size and shape of the temporary bridge. Most of the bulk can be reduced in the temporary. But the permanent should feel... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Gold is softer: Usually the higher the gold content in a bridge the softer the metal. As a result, a gold metal occlusal is kinder to the opposing teeth.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Ginger: Ginger is a great way to help in digestion.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Usually: Usually it is not necessary to buy organic fruits that have a skin that needs to be peeled.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
4 weeks: It usually takes about 4 weeks to get the clincheck back for an invisalign case.
A male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Invisalign will help: Invisalign will help more than a removal appliance, in moving your teeth back into place.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Ignore: 1. Plently of water. 2. Plently of sleep 3. Don't over eat.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
No problem: It should not be a problem. It might make you very sleepy.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Chicken: A lean meat like chicken is your best bet for a food that is high in protein and low in fat and carbohydrates. But remember to avoid most side dishes ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes: Oral contraceptives are designed to be taken everyday. Do your best not to skip any dosage.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Do not take Xanax (alprazolam): Please do not take medication that was not prescribed to you. This could be very dangerous. Xanax (alprazolam) is a controlled substance. It can be ad... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Yes: Invisalign actually might help with the grinding. It acts like a thin nightguard.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Ibuprofen : ibuprofen 400mg is a good choice for most pains. It had an analgesic (pain killing) effect and an anti inflammatory effect.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Tumb guard: Buy a tumb guard that he is unable to remove. He only wears it at home and not in school.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Use 2 toothbrushes: Use 2 toothbrushes. One for you to brush with and one for your toddler to hold and play with. That usually does the trick.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
3 to 6 months: There is a range of eruption of the teeth. Usually babies start teething at about 3 to 6 months. But, every baby is different. Also, there is no way t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Keep it clean: Please make sure you keep it clean, especially underneath it. Have regular dental checkup.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Be patient : Being one day late does not mean you are pregnant even if your have a regular cycle. After a few days, take a home pregnancy test.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Slowly over time : Slowly over time the bleeding should decrease. One must take regular care and keep up their oral hygiene.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Dental insurance: Health insurance usually has no dental benefits. Dental insurance will require a full mouth of radiographs for getting an approval ( pre-determination... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Possible root canal: Sensitivity to hot is usually a sign that the tooth have some type of "nerve" issue. If it is irreversible pulpitis, then root canal therapy is necess... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Not related : Taking prenatal vitamins does not have a direct relationship with your teeth. Prenatal vitamins are very similar to a multivitamin with some small dif... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arman Roksar
Dentistry - Prosthodontics 26 years experience
Have it checked: Please have it checked out, possibly with a biopsy. If the ulcer has changed size or color, please have it checked immediately.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Roksar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Roksar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for your help it has been a few days ill try other food now!
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thanks for your help but ine trying for a baby at the min so dont really wanna take the pill.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! What kinds of medical condition??? Thanks a lot

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Graduated 1996MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

UMDNJ UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Columbia University
Academy of Osseointegration National Scientific Meeting in Palm Springs, CA Table Clinic Presentation on Analysis of Implant Screws Subject to Long Term Occlusal Loading
Academy of Osseointegration National Scientific Meeting in Atlanta, GA Table Clinic Presentation on Procera ¨ Custom Abutments

Affiliations

Columbia University School of Dentistry & Surgery
New York University School of Dentistry
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

Publications

Academy of Osseointegration
Journal of Prosthodontics
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