“My patients and I are blessed with such a wonderful, caring and competent staff,” insists Dr. Nitzkin. “It is extremely rare to find an entire staff who are all so dedicated and professional.” Our patients constantly voice these same sentiments.
About Dr. Jay Nitzkin
Education and Experience
Dr. Jay Nitzkin, (most patients call him Dr. Jay), graduated from Northwestern University in Chicago in 1984. He is an experienced dentist, providing dental services in Michigan for over twenty years. Dr. Nitzkin is passionate about providing high quality dentistry to his patients and has participated in over 2000 hours of continuing education in every facet of dentistry to achieve this goal. He is caring and dedicated, and has made thousands of patients comfortable and happy over the course of his years in practice.
Dr. Nitzkin has been married for over 14 years. He and his wife have two terrific boys. Dr. Nitzkin's hobbies include tennis, skiing, basketball, exercise, grilling, and traveling with his family.
About Dr. Ali Ismail
Dr. Ali earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. A focal point of Dr. Ali's professional career has been to provide patients with the most modern dental advancements. He is a highly trained clinician who provides total dental care for patients with gum disease, high anxiety, cosmetic needs, and missing or broken teeth. Dr. Ali is able to provide patients with special treatment modalities such as root canal treatment, removal of wisdom teeth, implants in-office for the majority of patients who require such treatment.
Dr. Ali recently married Carla, the love of his life and a dental student herself! He loves to spend time with family and friends, play tennis and golf, and is an avid Detroit Lions fan. Go Lions!!!
Administration: Ashley, Laura, Jennie, Lindsey and Emily
Ashley is our Front Desk Receptionist and the Marketing Coordinator. She joined our team in February 2016 and has over 3 years of experience in the dental field. As soon as you walk in the door to check in, she will greet you with a cheerful hello and a smiling face. When you finish your appointment with us, she will help you schedule your next appointment. She also handles all the paperwork if you are one of our new patients. As our Marketing Coordinator, Ashley helps us grow our practice so that we can create more beautiful, healthy smiles for more people!
Laura is one of our two Patient Coordinators. She joined our team in October 2013 and has 7 years of experience in dental practices. Laura checks out our patients when their appointments are completed. She can help schedule your next appointment with us, and when you call our office, she is one of the lovely voices that will help you with whatever you may need. Laura will also help with the financial arrangements for your treatment plans and work to make sure you receive your full insurance benefits.
Jennie is our Office Manager. She has been with us for over 10 years. She oversees what goes on in our office and you will never see her without a smile on her face. Jennie does an outstanding job making sure everything runs smoothly, every day for all of us.
Lindsey is our Financial and Insurance Coordinator. She joined our team in February 2013. If you have any questions about your insurance or billing, Lindsey will be happy to assist you in getting the information that you need. She will also schedule your appointments, and is one of the lovely voices that you’ll hear on the phone when you call our office.
Emily is one of our two Patient Coordinators. She joined our team in October 2014. She too, checks out patients at the close of appointments, and will schedule your next visit. Emily is lovely and warm, and eager to answer your questions about financial arrangements.
Introducing our outstanding team of Hygienists. Collectively having over 35 years of experience, our hygienists are passionate about protecting the oral health of our patients skilled at dental cleanings and early detection of dental problems, our hygienists are also skilled in the use of the latest dental technologies. And, their most important goals is to provide our patients with the most comfortable care possible.
Our team of Livonia Dental Care Assistants are here to answer your every question and assure that your experience in our office is comfortable and successful. Motivated to learn about the latest techniques and materials, our Dental Assistants provide our doctors with superb support, and our patients with gentle and skilled care.
Dental Hygienists: Alyssa, Jen, Angela, Nicole, Christine and Alyssa
Dental Assistants: Albana, Heather , Mae , Kim and Jessica