Dr. Sydney PigottPrincipal Dentist
Sydney Pigott graduated from State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany where he received his Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry at Baltimore. He has been providing dental services to the residents of West Hempstead, the neighboring towns and the five New York City boroughs for over twenty-five years.
Dr. Pigott has his finger on the pulse of the ever-changing dental profession. He continues to adapt as technological advancements continue to transform the practice of dentistry. Today treatment is much less intimidating and more successful. His objective is to always provide his patients withe best treatments available. He does this by regularly attending post-graduate, continuing education and industry courses and seminars. He then incorporates innovations and improvements into his practice. One example is the CBCT imager he recently implemented at his practice.
His philosophy is that the mouth is the window to the body as it reveals indicators about one’s overall health.
Dr. Eugene MilfordAssociate Dentist
Dr. Eugene Milford was born in upstate New York. Attended Harvard University and Howard University for undergraduate studies. Receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Meharry Medical College. He completed 10 years of service in the United States Naval Reserves Dental Corps rising to the rank of Lieutenant commander.
Dr. Milford’s past experiences included working as Staff Attendee at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center which specialized in Geriatric dentistry, Interim Dental Director at Joseph P. Addabbo Medical Center. While maintaining these positions, he was in private practice.
Dr. Milford has experience in many procedures such as fillings, tooth extractions, dentures, root canals, cosmetic dentistry, bleaching procedures, gum care, etc.
Professionally speaking, his goal is to provide ultimate quality care that exceeds the expectation of every patient he sees when they come to the office. Dr. Milford treats patients like family as he would also like to be treated. Dr. Milford makes the dental visit enjoyable and tolerable.
Passionate about educating patients of all ages on the importance of proper dental care. He is keeping up to date with the latest dental techniques to provide the best patient care.
His interest includes watching old movies on Turner Classic Movie Channel, all genre of music, basketball, baseball, track, and field events, national and international, most of all, he likes to go fishing just to get away.
Dr. Alexander SakthiveluAssociate Dentist
Dr. Alexander Sakthivelu is a friendly and dedicated general and cosmetic dentist from Brooklyn. Dr. A has been providing comprehensive dental care since 2012 and has joined the team offering quality care here at Pristine Dental Care since 2021. He loves being able to help patients with their smiles and overcoming their fear of dentistry. It’s easy to see that he takes his passion for dental care and his patients’ smiles to heart. He is fully committed to his patients’ smiles, and that means keeping his mind and skills sharp! It is his firm belief that to be the best in the dental industry, one has to take a lifelong approach to learning and education. Each year, he takes many advanced courses to enhance his skills and stay at the top of the dentistry field. This enables him to serve his patients’ unique dental care needs quickly and expertly, providing them with a gentle and comfortable experience every time. No matter his patients’ concerns—emergency, restorative, or cosmetic—Dr. A ensures their trust is always in the best hands possible.
Dr. A began the pursuit of his dental career in India. He earned his Bachelor’s in Dental Surgery in India and went on to pursue a Master’s of Dental Surgery in Orthodontics. Dr. A earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from New York University College of Dentistry. He also completed an Advanced Program for International Dentists in Orthodontics at the New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. A completed his residency in General Dentistry at the Staten Island University Hospital and a mini-residency in Implant Dentistry at Smile USA. He maintains the highest levels of accreditation and takes advantage of ongoing education in general, cosmetic, and implant dentistry. Dr. A is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), a proud member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). His scope of dental expertise encompasses such procedures as tooth extractions, root canals, restorative crown and bridge treatments, removable dentures, orthodontics, dental implants, full mouth reconstruction, and cosmetic dental procedures.
In Dr. A’s opinion, dentistry is not just drilling and filling, but the perfect blend of art and science. He enjoys getting to know his patients because he believes that the heart of patient care is taking a personalized approach. Dr. A creates a genuine connection with his patients and provides them with the excellent, individualized care they need. He believes that he can make a difference in patients’ lives by offering the patient an opportunity to be active in their treatment decision process, by educating them as to how they can maintain a healthy smile for life and help patients have not only a healthy mouth but also a healthy body. Dr. A strives for perfection in all he does.
Outside of the office, Dr. A spends most of his time with his wife and young daughter. He is an avid cricket and soccer fan and loves to watch sporting events with his friends and family. He enjoys spending time with his immediate and extended family, and takes large family vacations to explore the outdoors.
Dr. Jenneate RadixAssociate Dentist
Jenneate Radix is a Brooklyn born dentist and is currently the Clinical Director for the DC 37 Dental Centers. Dr. Radix completed her Bachelor’s and Doctoral degrees at Howard University in Washington, D.C.. Subsequently, she returned to New York and completed her residency at Brookdale Hospital as the chief resident. During that time, Jenneate also worked in private practice.
Dr. Radix’s passion for dentistry was sparked as a child when she had the opportunity to spend her summer days assisting her father in his dental practice. This passion continues to be fueled by the ability this profession gives her to assist and educate her community and positively impact the lives of those that she encounters.
Dr. Radix has a special passion for restoring smiles and has always had a love for cosmetic dentistry. Outside of her work, she spends her time exploring the many restaurants New York has to offer and traveling the world.
Dr. Jonathan RodneyAssociate Dentist
Dr. Jonathan Rodney is a compassionate and dedicated general and cosmetic dentist originally from Brooklyn, NY. He accomplished his undergraduate degree at Rutgers University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Howard University College of Dentistry. He also completed post-graduate residency training at UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, CA.
Dr. Rodney has experience in many procedures such as veneers, crown & bridge, root canals, clear aligners, implants, extractions, dentures, etc.
Dr. Rodney is Haitian-American and attends mission trips yearly to provide dental treatment for the less fortunate populations in the West Indies. His interests are the NY Knicks, Dallas Cowboys, music, and having fun with friends.