Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.
Dr. Yael Kryzman - Cresskill Dentist
Dr. Yael Kryzman from Palisades Dental Care, Cresskill NJ, can prove that going to the dentist can be a pleasant experience. Dr. Kryzman gives her patients a lot of reasons to have a pleasant dental visit: a welcoming office, meticulous, personalized care, & warm manner, along with a full complement of family, cosmetic & periodontal services conveniently available under one roof. Using state-of-the-art equipment, she gives everyone the time they need & deserve whether it’s a routine cleaning or a complicated procedure, & ensures that her patients are happy with the ﬁnal result.
Dr. Yael Kryzman received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry and Computer Science from Queens College where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Upon completion of her undergraduate studies she then attended the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine where she graduated at the top of her class & was elected into prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society. Dr. Kryzman then continued on to complete a General Practice Residency at the Stony Brook University Hospital where she studied at a highly advanced post-doctorate level becoming proficient in all disciplines of dentistry. She has extensive training & experience in a wide variety of cosmetic techniques & procedures, as well as general, pediatric, preventive, family & implant restorative dentistry.
Dr. Kryzman enjoys learning new things & incorporating them into her practice. She loves designing smiles & paying attention to every detail. She invites prospective patients to visit her office for consultations.
Dr. David Lefkowitz - Cresskill Periodontist
Dr. Lefkowitz is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Dr. Lefkowitz has an extensive experience in advanced surgical implant cases, esthetic gum grafting, as well as hard and soft tissue periodontal surgery. He has graduated at the top of his class from New York University College of Dentistry where he continued with post-doctoral training in periodontology. Dr. Lefkowitz can put every patient at ease and receives a lot of compliments on how painlessly and meticulously he performs the procedures.
When not working, Dr. Lefkowitz enjoys spending his free time with his wife and four boys.
Dr. Young Ah Jang - Cresskill Dentist
Dr. Young Ah Jang obtained her bachelor's degree in chemistry with honors from the University of Chicago. She then went on to the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2007. Dr. Jang has been involved in many dental outreach programs in the area over the years, and continues to do so currently. Dr. Jang grew up in Hawaii. She possesses Hawaiin peace of mind as well as understanding of her patients’ needs, while providing them with the care they deserve.
Dr. Jang is fluent in Korean and English. When not occupied with dentistry, she enjoys spending time with her family as well as volunteering in local charity organizations.
Darya Luchinskaya, D.D.S. - Cresskill Prosthodontist
Dr. Darya Luchinskaya (Dr. Dasha) is a Specialist in Prosthodontics, a recognized dental specialty of the American Dental Association that restores and maintains oral function, comfort, appearance, and health. She is an expert in all the latest cosmetic procedures including porcelain crowns, inlays/onlays, bridges, partial and complete dentures, porcelain veneers and implants. She received her dental education at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, obtaining her General and Specialty degrees as well as a Masters in Science. Graduating at the top of her class, Dr. Dasha has always had a passion for excellence and the pursuit of perfection. She is detail oriented, passionate and truly cares about each patient, which manifests in her work.
Dr. Dasha is a published author and an avid learner, participating in conferences, study clubs, and scientific research, allowing her to practice evidence-based dentistry at the highest level. She also enjoys outreach programs and has travelled to Central and South America on multiple dental mission trips serving thousands of people in need.
Dr. Dasha will always welcome you with a warm and friendly smile and make you feel at ease during your visit. When she is not in the office, Dr. Dasha enjoys yoga, hiking, and spending time with her family.
Audra - Dental Hygienist
Once you meet Audra, you will enjoy her upbeat personality and passion for being a hygienist. She will make you feel relaxed and comfortable as if you were old friends for years! Audra will always ensure that you will leave our office with that great feeling of spotless teeth and gums. Audra has been a dental hygienist for 15 years. She has practiced in Bergen and Passaic Counties. After earning her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work (BSW), she went on to earn a degree at Bergen Community College for Health Science. Audra is licensed in New Jersey as well as New York for Dental Hygiene.
In her spare time, Audra enjoys snowmobiling, hiking, and sports. At home, Audra devotes her time to her husband and 2 kids as well as 4 dogs.
Cynthia - Schedule and Financial Coordinator
Cynthia’s smiling face is what greets you when you walk through our doors or perhaps you will hear her bubbly voice when you call to schedule your appointment. She will always find a way to schedule your visit that works with your busy schedule. Cynthia has been in the dental field for 10 years, working as an appointment coordinator, dental assistant and office manager. Cynthia is responsible for managing all dental insurances and making financial arrangements to make sure that our patients will receive insurance benefits they are entitled to. She enjoys attending seminars that help keep her informed of all great changes dentistry. Cynthia loves the most to be a part of a great team.
When Cynthia is not at the office, she enjoys weekend getaways and spending time with her friends and family.
Carol - Registered Dental Assistant
Carol has 30 years of experience in the dental field. She is a registered dental assistant with expanded functions. Carol brings a wealth of knowledge to our practice. Carol’s friendly disposition puts all the patients at ease while she works by Dr. Kryzman’s side. Carol enjoys working with us so much she commutes over 2 hours every day from her home in Pennsylvania.
When Carol is not in the office, she enjoys outdoors, nature as well as spending time with her husband of 27 years and 4 cats.