Dr. Yury Bechutsky completed a general practice residency in the Department of Dentistry at the Lutheran Medical Center in June 1999. He graduated Dental School with a DDS degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from NYU. He is a member of the ADA, and has completed over 300 hours of continuing education in order to further his knowledge in Dentistry and to better serve his patients in every aspect of dental health. Dr. Bechutsky has been an employee for ten years of Allied Dental in NJ, and has been a dental director of Manahawkin Family Dental since 2008. When he is not busy working, Dr. Bechutsky enjoys sports, reading and spending time with friends and family. His favorite way to spend his time is watching his boys play travel ice hockey and soccer.
Dr. Philip Pascucci grew up in South Bend, Indiana, learning small town values while enjoying traveling, soccer and snowboarding. Dr. Pascucci graduated with Honors from Saint Joseph’s High School and earned his Bachelor Degree in Neuroscience at Tulane University in New Orleans, followed by his Doctoral Degree in Dentistry at New York University. While at Tulane University, Dr. Pascucci had witnessed firsthand the devastation and suffering following Hurricane Katrina, and therefore committed himself to serving those in need. It is through his compassionate dental care that he now fulfills this goal. He utilizes the most up-to-date evidence-based treatments and techniques to provide conservative and comprehensive dental care to all his patients. Dr. Pascucci has been practicing at Manahawkin Family Dental since 2013.
Dr. Austin Port grew up in Ocean County, NJ. He attended the University of California in San Diego as an undergraduate and went on to receive his dental education at Rutgers University, earning his DMD in 2015. He then completed his General Practice Residency in dentistry at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. As a general dentist, Dr. Port is well versed in all aspects of patient care. All of his past experiences provide the foundations for great clinical care with a gentle touch. He is excited to be a part of our dental community for years to come!
Dr. Nikolaos Gavrilis completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Central Florida, receiving a Bachelor Degree in Molecular Biology/Microbiology in 1995. Immediately after, he was accepted at New York University where he received his DDS. This was followed by a two year general residency at Woodhull Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident during his second year. He furthered his studies by accepting a position at the University of Pittsburgh in the Prosthodontics Specialty Department and received his Prosthodontics Speciality Certificate in 2004. His training placed higher emphasis on Implant Surgery and Implant Restoration, and so in 2004 he received Fellow and Diplomate status at the International College of Oral Implantology, an independent organization responsible for accreditation, guidance, and to some degree, regulation in the field of dental implants. Upon completion of his Prosthodontics specialty, he decided he wanted to receive specialty trainings in Endodontics as well, which he also completed at the University of Pittsburgh in 2006. He has been in private practices since receiving his DDS and has been providing specialty care such as root canals and implant surgery in our offices since 2006. He enjoys his position with our company, as he feels he has encountered a wonderful setting which allows him to provide the best possible care to his patients in a care-free environment.