Dr. Sasha Baston


English, Spanish
NYU College of Dentistry
Orthodontic Residency
Maimonides Medical Center

What (or who) inspired you to get into dentistry? How so?

My orthodontist inspired me. He changed my life. Other kids used to bully me and call me "bottle can opener." I want to be able to provide that same level of confidence for someone else.

What’s the most rewarding part of your job?

Making people smile! :)

What’s your dream toothpaste flavor?

Birthday cake

How do you recharge after a long week? What’s your go-to activity for hitting the restart button?

Go for a long run.

What dental stereotype are you most passionate about changing?

That dentistry is a luxury. Because everyone deserves to have a healthy, pain-free mouth and not be afraid to smile!

What’s something that really, really, really makes you smile? Like, really?

My baby girl

Additional Training
General Practice Residency
Mount Sinai Hospital