Who We Are...

A team of compassionate experts who share a common vision, values, and goals. We value integrity, honesty. and excellence. We love and are passionate about our careers and the opportunity to positively affect people’s lives.

What We Do...

We improve our patients’ lives by providing life-enhancing dentistry and outstanding service in a comfortable, attractive, highly sanitized & safe environment. We have fun doing it.

For Whom Do We Do It?

For people who want, value and appreciate our services. We celebrate all forms of diversity in both patients and team members by maintaining an atmosphere of inclusion, acceptance, and respect.

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WOODSTOCK OFFICE 121 Route 375 | Woodstock, NY 12498

Claudia Patch, DMD

Dr. Claudia Patch graduated Summa Cum Laude from Union College in Schenectady, NY in 2004, receiving many awards and appearing on the Dean’s List every semester. In 2009, Claudia earned her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, once again receiving multiple awards including the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry Merit Award in 2009.  Claudia leads the Prettau® Implant bridge team, performing the restorative aspects of the protocol for Teeth Tomorrow® Hudson Valley.

Dr. Patch is certified by NYS to deliver anxiety reduction dentistry through oral sedation and anxiolysis. This allows people that are fearful about dentistry to have procedures done while relaxed. In 2012 Claudia was included the list of the Top 25 Woman in dentistry in Dental Products Report, one of the most widely read publications in the dental field. This list of 25 women that have shaped the dental field included only 7 dentists and is a testament to Claudia’s national stature.

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Bethany Wong, DDS

Dr. Bethany Wong attended Cornell University where she studied Biomedical Engineering. She decided to pursue her passion of dentistry and graduated Columbia University School of Dental Medicine in 2014. She then completed her General Practice Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center (now Northwell Health). At LIJ, she was chosen as Chief Resident and received additional training in cosmetics, implants, dental trauma, and treating special needs patients under general anesthesia. Dr. Wong has traveled to the Dominican Republic with Somos Amigos Medical Missions to provide dentistry to rural communities. She has also served as a volunteer dentist for Remote Area Medical (RAM), providing free dental care to low-income areas nationally. Dr. Wong was introduced to Dr. Patch through a shared colleague and joined the Woodstock, NY practice in 2016.

Since joining the practice, Dr. Wong has completed advanced training in Invisalign, Sleep Apnea dental appliances, and cosmetic dentistry. She is certified in New York State to provide oral sedation after taking the DOCS Education course at NYU. Dr. Wong has a passion to provide comfortable dentistry to all her patients. She believes that oral health improves overall health and a person’s smile boosts self-confidence.

Growing up in an immigrant family in Marine Park, Brooklyn, her family instilled in her a commitment to hard work and education. While Dr. Wong continues to enjoy the arts and culture of New York City, she has fallen in love with the natural beauty and close-knit communities of the Hudson Valley Region. She resides here with her husband Jesse and their young son, Hudson.

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Fred Milton, DMD

In 2002, Dr. William Fred Milton joined the cosmetic dentists at Woodstock General & Implant Dentistry as an associate doctor. Dr. Milton has completed the continuum at the Pankey Institute and follows the philosophy of Dr. Peter Dawson through extensive training with the noted dentist and educator.

Dr. Milton is one of the few dentists in the world to use resultant force vectors in his work. Skilled in cosmetic dentistry, he incorporates traditional methods and a range of complementary modalities in his scope of services. Dr. Milton is certified in the Periolase™ FDA Approved LANAP procedure by Millennium Technologies. Dr. Milton is also the first in the Hudson Valley to be certified in the Chao Pinhole technique to treat gum recession.

Christopher M. Amenedo, DDS

Dr. Christopher Amenedo graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Dentistry, where he received numerous awards in research and clinical achievement. After graduating dental school, he was accepted into the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency training program at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx where he received extensive training in Oral surgery, Implantology, multiple surgical and medical disciplines and anesthesiology. He became the Chief Resident in 2005.

In 2006, Dr. Amenedo received a certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Amenedo has lectured nationally and obtained a plethora of advanced continuing education on the subjects of minimally invasive tooth extraction and wisdom tooth removal, Dental Anesthesia and I.V. conscious sedation, dental implant surgery, full-arch implant reconstruction, digitally guided surgery, bone grafting, tissue regeneration and sinus augmentation, and esthetic gingival surgery techniques. Dr. Amenedo is a clinical professor and maintains hospital privileges at Montefiore Medical Center and has been involved in the Oral and Maxillofacial resident training program since 2006.

In continuous practice, Chris performs all aspects of Oral Surgery including the surgical and dental implant placement aspects of the Teeth Tomorrow® protocol as part of the Prettau® Implant bridge team of Teeth Tomorrow Hudson Valley.

Dr. Amenedo’s professional affiliations include:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • New York State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

Chris was born in the Bronx and raised in Westchester County.  He enjoys boxing and MMA, weightlifting, and spending time with his wife and three children.

Steven E. Smullin, DMD, MD

Dr. Steven Smullin graduated Valedictorian from the Temple University School of Dentistry in 2001. He then went on to Harvard Medical School to receive his MD in 2004.  As both a Medical Doctor and Doctor of Dental Medicine, Steven brings extensive expertise on the whole health of his patients when performing oral surgery procedures.

Dr. Smullin performed his postdoctoral training in residence at Massachusetts General Hospital becoming Cheif Resident of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2006.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and is certified by the Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners.

He also performs all aspects of oral surgery including the surgical and dental implant placement aspects of the Teeth Tomorrow® protocol as part of the Prettau® Implant bridge team of Teeth Tomorrow Hudson Valley.

Dr. Smullin lives in Stamford, CT and enjoys classic cars and loves spending time with his family, which includes his wonderful wife and 2 beautiful children.

Dental Hygiene Team

Serving patients across Dutchess County, Ulster County, and the Hudson Valley, our hygiene team works alongside our cosmetic dentists to ensure each patient receives exceptional dental care. One of the main focuses of our hygiene team is assessing periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is a chronic disease that is very common among adults. If it is not treated, it can result in tooth loss and can contribute to other systemic diseases such as heart disease and diabetes. It is our mission and duty to eliminate periodontal disease and bring the mouth and body to optimum healthy and well- being.

Heidi Steward, RDH

Heidi is a Licensed Dental Hygienist who graduated from Hudson Valley Community College in 2008 with a degree in Applied Sciences. Heidi’s many years of experience in dental hygiene has prepared her well to deliver compassion and calm to the most anxious of dental patients. Heidi’s top priority is providing optimal oral health and her goal is to change the way people feel about dentistry by making everyone comfortable with preventive dental care. She prides herself in centering her care on the needs of each individual patient while designing home care strategies that fit every patient’s individual needs. Her fun loving, infectious smile brings great energy to our team!

Erica Gallagher, RDH

Erica is our newest member of our hygiene team. She is licensed in New York and New Jersey and has traveled all over the United States to learn the most updated information on dentistry. Specifically, several areas of study was completed at the Las Vegas Institute for advanced dental studies. Erica has been in dentistry for 10 years and has training in dental practice management, sleep apnea, Myofunctional therapy, neuromuscular dentistry and dental assisting. She is most passionate about making her patients feel as comfortable as possible throughout their entire dental experience. Erica enjoys time being spent with her family, reading and is always learning new things!

Tanya McFarland, RDH

Tanya a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated with honors from Hudson Valley Community College with an Associates Degree in Applied Science. While attending HVCC she received The Mid-Hudson Dental Hygienists’ Association- Grayce Grant Memorial Award, Who’s Who Among Students in American Junior College and the President’s Award for Excellence.
Tanya’s passion for dental health motivates her to provide individualized dental care for all patients. Her love of children combined with her patience and fun loving smile brings great energy and focus when working with our younger clientele.