Dr. Igor Dekhkanov
Igor Dekhkanov is a dedicated and compassionate general and cosmetic dentist based in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Dekhkanov accomplished his undergraduate career at the Hunter College in New York City and earned his doctorate in dental medicine from the New York University College of Dentistry. He also completed his post-graduate residency training in general practice at the Jamaica Hospital in New York.
Dr. Dekhkanov routinely participates in continuing education opportunities to ensure that he remains relevant for his patients. Presently, he has completed an IDEA mini residency in endodontics to improve his root canal technique as well as several courses with Spear Education, a leading continuing education provider for dentists. He also takes advantage of seminars and workshops to sharpen his already considerable skill.
Dr. Dekhkanov performs many procedures, including tooth extractions, crown installations, root canals, tooth colored bonding, orthodontics, and other cosmetic and restorative procedures. His practice uses the latest in dental technology to optimize dental care, including digital radiographs, which minimize radiation exposure.
Dr. Dekhkanov is originally from the former Soviet Union and fluent in Russian as a result. He immigrated to the United States when he was 10 years old with his mother, who raised him single-handedly. He is newly married and overjoyed at the prospect of becoming a father shortly. He greatly anticipates and enjoys the time he gets to spend with his family. His hobbies include golfing, biking, drawing, and reading.