Meet the

Dr Cecilia Sorelle

Dr. Cecilia sorelle

Dr. Cecilia Sorelle is a caring and diligent dentist serving the community of Kew Gardens, NY. Dr. Sorelle earned her dental degree from New York University. She also holds her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University. She has obtained one year advance training in oral surgery, endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics, orthodontics and pedodontics. Dr. Sorelle is certified in Basic and Advanced Life Support.
Whilst serving in the Navy and attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander, she received the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal and the Humanitarian Service Medal. She regularly volunteers her time to the underprivileged both domestically and abroad.
Patients see Dr. Sorelle for a variety of reasons, including dental consultations, dental cleaning, gum surgery, teeth whitening, orthodontics (Invisalign, FastBraces), implant restorations, crown and bridge work and fillings. Patients often comment on her gentle techniques, pleasant chair side manner and her attention to detail. She feels a certain satisfaction when patients feel comfortable enough to doze off in the chair.

Patients trust Dr. Sorelle ‘s expertise because she consistently provides high quality care that lead to positive and lasting health outcomes.

Dr. Tiffany abrishamian

Dr. Tiffany abrishamian

We are so excited to announce we have added a new member to our team! We welcome Dr. Tiffany Abrishamian to the Dental Arts Kew Gardens family. Dr. Abrishamian earned her B.S. in Health Science with a concentration in Healthcare Management from Stony Brook University. She then went on to obtain her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine where she graduated in the top of her class. Dr. Abrishamian continued her advanced dental training at the Northport Veterans Administration.

As a General Dentist, Dr. Abrishamian is well versed in all aspects of dentistry including preventive care, pediatric dental care, deep cleanings, emergency care, root canal therapy, extractions, all aspects of restorative dentistry including cosmetic, crown and bridge, fillings, and implant restorations. In addition, Dr. Tiffany Abrishamian loves to give back to the community; she has participated in a wide array of volunteer work in dentistry and related fields.

Dr. Abrishamian provides high-quality care while making her patients feel comfortable in the chair. She is known for her enthusiasm, caring, and attention to detail.

Dr. Youssef

Dr. Youssef

Dr. Youssef obtained his degree from University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine magna cum laude. He then went on to continue his education in dentistry by going to the University at Buffalo Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program.

Dr. Youssef is well rounded in all aspects of dentistry, including oral surgery, implant dentistry, crowns and bridges, cosmetic dentistry, dentures, and pediatric dentistry. Dr. Youssef has been involved in volunteer work throughout his entire student career and continues to be involved today. Dr. Youssef is extremely motivated and personable and makes sure all of his patients feel comfortable in the chair!

Dr. Mishel

Dr. Mishel

Dr. Mishel, also known as Dr. E, is passionate about providing the highest quality of care for all of his patients. He is highly skilled in performing dental implants as well as all aspects of general and restorative dentistry. Dr. Mishel graduated with high honors and awards from Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, where he was Vice President. He completed a General Practice Residency at Stony Brook University Hospital, and then further trained in a rigorous second year residency at The James J. Peters VA Medical Center in Bronx, NY serving as Chief Resident. He takes great pride in serving our nation’s veterans by continuing to provide dental care through the Homeless Veterans Dental Program at the Bronx VA.

Before joining Dental Arts of Kew Gardens, he worked as an Implant Dentist concentrating on implant surgery and full mouth rehabilitation. He is a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) and received a certificate of merit from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). He is well versed in minimally invasive surgery techniques and continues to take many continuing educational courses to ensure that his patients receive the most advanced and up to date care. His unique and sophisticated training has made him well rounded in all aspects of dentistry including oral surgery, implant dentistry and esthetic restorative solutions. He truly loves talking about dentistry so feel free to ask him any questions during your consultation! No matter how simple or detailed it might be, he ensures you understand everything and therefore can participate in treating and maintaining your oral health.

Dr. Mishel is native to Long Island and enjoys spending time with his family and friends, watching basketball, skiing and swimming.

Dr. Anis Papando

Dr. Anis Papando

Dr. Papando’s passion for dentistry started while he was in college, being an assistant, he learned a lot while helping dentists with different specialties. He graduated from St. Joseph’s College with a B.S. in Biology. He continued his studies and earned a D.D.S from New York University. Being a dentist, he believes learning never stops. Dr. Anis Papando finished his dental residency program at Maimonides Medical Center. He continues taking C.E. courses and learning new technologies in the dental field. As a general dentist he loves all aspects of dentistry from preventive care, root canal therapy, fixed and removable restorative dentistry, and is still striving to learn more. “Patient education is very important as to what dental care they are receiving and making them feel as comfortable as possible.”

Dr. Paige Erwin

Dr. Erwin

Dr. Paige Erwin grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and recently moved to New York City to join the Dental Arts of Kew Gardens team. Her dreams of becoming a dentist started in the second grade. Dr. Erwin obtained her bachelor’s and dental degrees from the University of Pittsburgh and completed a General Practice Residency at the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) in Asheville, North Carolina.

She enjoys all facets of dentistry including preventative care, fixed and removable prosthodontics, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, root canal therapy, and pediatrics. Dr. Erwin believes that oral health care is greatly important to patients’ overall health and quality of life. She is known for her genuine and compassionate personality that makes her patients feel cared for and comfortable, all while receiving exceptional dental treatment.

In her free time, Dr. Erwin enjoys traveling, hiking, spending time with family, exercising, and eating all the delicious food NYC has to offer.

She is so excited to be joining Dental Arts of Kew Gardens!



Maria T. received her degree from New York City College of Technology. She then went on to fulfill her passion in becoming a dental hygienist. Her dream is to help her clients achieve the best smile they can while educating them on the importance of oral health. Out of the office, she enjoys biking, hiking, skydiving, kayaking and pursuing daring adventures. She’s full of life and leaves each patient with an extraordinary experience.