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About Us

The more smiles I am privileged to improve the more I see what a positive impact it makes in the lives of my patients. A smile is the first thing that we see upon encounter; it is the window into a person's soul. A healthy smile exudes confidence and delivers a warm feeling to the recipient.
  • Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMD) University of Pennsylvania
  • Prosthodontist: New York University College of Dentistry
  • Invisalign: Align Technology

Degrees & Certifications

Ryan Sellinger, DMD

Dr. Sellinger received his DMD status at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and was awarded the University of Pennsylvania Academic Scholarship. He continued his training at New York University College of Dentistry where he earned his specialty certification in Prosthodontics. He is a board qualified Prosthodontist.

Dr. Sellinger has been named by the Consumers' Research Council of America as "America's Top Dentist" three years in a row. In addition to this recognition in excellence for his reconstructive dentistry skills and care of his patients, he received the Basil Abrams Quintessence Award in Restorative Dentistry and the Leonard Abrams, DDS Prize in Dental Anatomy and Occlusion. Dr. Sellinger is the chief contributor of clinical cases in the textbook “Clinical Cases in Prosthodontics. This textbook is used to help train other prosthodontic students throughout the country. Additionally Dr. Sellinger is a contributor and editor on “Realself “ a website dedicated to health care, he is also a preferred provider of Invisalign.

Recently Dr. Sellinger was inducted into the exclusive Haute MD Network. An invitation-only circle, the Haute MD Network inducts members who represent the best and brightest doctors and plastic surgeons in their respective specialties and markets. Dr. Sellinger, an award winning Prosthodontist, was handpicked for his exceptional talents in Cosmetic Dentistry and will be featured as the exclusive Smile expert in the New York market.

When not in private practice, Dr. Sellinger teaches Prosthodontics at NYU College of Dentistry and lectures on aesthetic dentistry, including porcelain veneers and bonding to achieve personalized smiles along with "Modern Conveniences in Dentistry."

Pursuing a Passion

Dr. Sellinger's dedication to dentistry began in 1999 and has grown exponentially with time. Dr. Sellinger has been immersed in evolving dental technology from the beginning, from pioneering an effective whitening system for all tooth types, to implementing CAD/CAM technology to craft porcelain restorations for same day insertion. Innovation and technology have always been his passions, especially when it comes to benefiting his patients.

Specialty in Prosthodontics

A Prosthodontist is one of nine specialties recognized by the American Dental Association. As a Prosthodontist Dr. Sellinger is able to diagnose and treatment plan more complex mouth issues including full mouth reconstruction. The specialty focuses on replacement of one or more broken or missing teeth using implants, crowns, veneers, bridges, partial dentures or full dentures.

A Glimpse into the Person

Dr. Sellinger and his wife, Helyce, have a daughter Logan, son Asher and son Kai. Dr. Sellinger played ice hockey growing up, traveling all over the country to games. He now enjoys road cycling and running. Before Logan was born he entered into his first Biathlon; the next race was to welcome Asher. Dr. Sellinger's greatest pleasure is spending time with Helyce and his three children.

Our Doctors

Andrew Baron, DDS

Dr. Baron likes sailing, studying bugs, fly fishing and goes bird watching whenever he can.

Liza Horbar, DDS, MS

Dr. Liza Horbar is a prosthodontist from New York City. She received a Bachelor of Science graduating Magna Cum Laude from Northwestern University and her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. She continued her studies at Columbia and earned a Master of Science in Prosthodontics. She received the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) New York Section Research Grant and studied different implant systems in an effort to help predict their success in varying clinical situations. This work was presented at many prestigious conferences and events and garnered a first place award at both the ACP New York Section and the Northeastern Gnathological Society Academy of Multidisciplinary Dentistry.

Dr. Horbar is now a member of the ACP and is committed to excellence in clinical practice. She firmly believes in the power of preventative care. She sees the connection between overall health and dental health and gears her care toward helping her patients create a healthier future for both. When she is meeting with patients she takes the time to thoroughly explain what work is required as well as the sequencing of treatment. She offers nonjudgmental, compassionate care and answers all of her patients’ questions thoroughly in order to create a relationship built on trust.

During her spare time Dr. Horbar enjoys performing volunteer work and traveling. She has visited more than 30 other countries and has even combined her love of her profession with travel by venturing to Guatemala with KIDS International Dental Services on a humanitarian mission.

Our Staff

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Why Become a Patient? We make you smile!

My greatest thrill in dentistry is to be able to instill in my patients great confidence with their smile. A healthy smile speaks volumes about who we are. I take great pride in our practice and am so proud of the work we do here. Whether you come for routine care and cleanings or a full smile makeover, our staff is always eager to help and the level of care is second to none. To many of our existing patients our office is an extension of their family and I personally see to it that each patient is treated with the utmost respect and quality care.

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We know you have choices!

We are extremely cognizant of the many choices out there for your dental care. We are confident that once you experience our office you will understand the level of care provided to all of our patients. We take nothing for granted and we have taken every step possible to ensure that your visit is as stress free and effective as possible.

We respect your time!

We are punctual so that you don’t have to wait. We know everybody is working on a tight schedule. Our appointment times are strictly adhered to and waiting in the waiting room is extremely rare.

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Cutting Edge Technology

No detail has been overlooked when it comes to technology; if the technology will benefit our patients we have it. From digital x-ray, lasers, electric hand pieces, Isolite all the way to CEREC for fabrication of restorations. Technology has always driven our practice to ensure the finest dental care available.


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