Alan Roy Zicherman, D.D.S.

Dr. Zicherman graduated from NYU’s College of Dentistry in 1973 and was part of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society. He opened our practice in 1975, focusing on the needs of children on the North Shore. Dr. Zicherman became a Board-Certified Pediatric dentist in 1987 and since then has helped thousands of patients have healthier smiles.

Federico Lago, D.M.D.

Dr. Lago graduated from Brown University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science and continued his education at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, receiving his doctorate in 2000. He went on to earn a specialty certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 2002 from Scheinder’s Children’s Hospital in New York, as well as a certificate of Fellowship in Pediatric Dentistry from University of Maryland Dental School in 2003. He joined our practice in 2003, becoming a partner in 2013.

Timothy M. Finelli, D.D.S.

Prior to his medical education, Dr. Finelli graduated from Tufts University with a BA in mechanical engineering in 1995. He was first in his class at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine in 1999 and was part of Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Dr. Finelli joined the practice in 2000 while continuing his education, earning his certification in Orthodontics from Boston University in 2001.

John M. McLay, D.D.S.

After graduating from the University of Hartford, Dr. McLay went on to earn his D.D.S. at Ohio State University’s College of Dentistry in 2005. He served our country in the United States Air Force and practiced dentistry in Denver until joining Zicherman, Lago, and Associates, PC in 2009.

Marisa Kuhnen, D.M.D.

Dr. Kuhnen attended American University in Washington, DC, as a biochemistry major. She graduated from dental school in 2009 from Tufts University. Following dental school, she received her Advanced Education in General Dentistry certificate from Lutheran Medical Center and worked as a general dentist for four years on the Navajo Indian Reservation in Winslow, Arizona. She completed her pediatric dental residency at the Virginia Commonwealth University in 2015.

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