Meet Our Doctors

Michael Gitlin, DDS

Dentist in Gravesend

Michael Gitlin, DDS is a graduate of NYU College of Dentistry. He has been providing compassionate, efficient dental care to patients in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Long Island for over twenty-five years. He has maintained a consistent care team throughout his practices while staying on the cutting edge of the latest dental technologies. Completing the MaxiCourse in Implantology at NYU College of Dentistry, Bone and Soft Tissue Grafting Course at the University of South Carolina, and the Prosthetic Fixed and Removable Program at the Misch International Implant Institute in Chicago has allowed Dr. Gitlin to create a comprehensive general practice which can address all patient needs.

As he approaches his third decade in private practice, Dr. Gitlin and his team continue to deliver individualized preventative, restorative, and cosmetic treatment to patients of all ages in the New York area.

Ari Gitlin, DDS

Dentist in Gravesend

A native New Yorker, Dr. Gitlin attended NYU College of Dentistry then went on to complete a General Practice Residency Program as well as a Dental Anesthesiology Residency Program at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He has extensive training working with all departments in the hospital, and has completed over 2,000 sedation/general anesthesia cases in dental medicine, oral surgery, vascular surgery, neurosurgery, urology, OB/GYN, pain management, pediatric surgery, and general surgery. Dr. Gitlin is a proud member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP), American Dental Association (ADA), American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA), New York State Dental Association (NYSDA), and Special Care Dentistry Association (SCDA).

Marina Kipnis, DDS

“Dr. Marina”, as she is known to most patients, finished NYU College of Dentistry in 1989. Joining Gitlin Dental Arts just a couple years ago, Dr. Marina has quickly become an integral member of the team. Both children and adults travel from all parts of Brooklyn for her efficient and elite care, which includes but is not limited to, crown and bridge, implants, cosmetic dentistry, removable prosthodontics, and endodontics. In addition to dentistry she enjoys contemporary art, theater, yoga, hiking, and traveling to Israel.

Sophia Zinkovetskaya, DDS

“Dr. Sophia”, an alumnus of NYU College of Dentistry class of 2000, joined Gitlin Dental Arts this past year. Although she is our newest member, Dr. Sophia has seamlessly integrated with our team and patient following. Dr. Sophia lives and works in Brooklyn and is proficient in restorative dentistry, crown & bridge, endodontics, and minor oral surgery.


Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday:  9:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm

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