Our Dental Team
Frank A. Madalone, DMD
Dr. Madalone was
fascinated with dentistry from his first visit to a dental office.
At age 5, he began stating he wanted to be a dentist. This
fascination grew into a genuine interest in high school. As a
senior, he volunteered as an assistant at the Staten Island
Hospital Dental Clinic. This experience confirmed his feelings. He
went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from
University in 1988 and a Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from the University
Medicine & Dentistry of New
Jersey in 1992. Following dental school, he completed a general
practice residency at Westchester
Medical Center and, in 1993, he
set out into private practice. His practice experience included
associateships in two private practices while maintaining a
position treating children at a Westchester County Department of
Health Clinic. In 1998, he started his own practice in Mamaroneck.
In 2001, he purchased his current practice with which he merged
his existing practice.
education is very important to Dr. Madalone. He takes many courses
focusing on the newest dental treatments. These include Implants,
esthetic dentistry, and the diagnosis & treatment of temporal
mandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction.
2008, Dr. Madalone became certified in and began practicing
laser-assisted dentistry with the use of the Waterlase hard and
soft tissue laser. The laser can be utilized in the treatment of
periodontal disease and aesthetic gingival recontouring as well
as the preparation of cavities. Many of these procedures can be
performed without the patient being numb.
He is an active member in the
ADA, 9th District Dental Society and the Westchester
Shore Dental Forum. He is also an attending dentist at the
residency program at
where he shares his experience and enthusiasm while instructing
newly graduated dentists.
Dr. Madalone lives in Mamaroneck with his two children, Anthony
and Alanna. He can be seen around Mamaroneck playing and
coaching various sports, and enjoys gathering with friends and
family. He can be reached at the office or via email at
Robert H. Bruskin, DMD
Bruskin, second generation dentist and predecessor of this
practice, was born and raised here in Mamaroneck. He graduated
from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1964 and
completed a one year General Practice Residency at the Westchester
Medical Center [formally Grasslands Hospital]. Dr. Bob joined his
father, Dr. Harry, at the opening of the current building in
1965. He has taught Dental Health at Mamaroneck High School as
part of the 10th grade science program and he has
lectured extensively on dental esthetics, composites, dental
photography, and computers to the dental profession. He attends
continuing dental education courses regularly and was recently
awarded a certificate for completion of 1000 hours of continuing
the first dental practice in Westchester County to have an in
house computer system . He has introduced to the practice a
computerized office management system, digital photography, and
digital x-rays [which reduces radiation by about 80% and enhances
active in the Mamaroneck Rotary Club [34 years perfect attendance]
and in the Dental Society and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.
He continues to teach at the Westchester Medical Center [Clinical
Assistant Professor of Dentistry – New York Medical College and
Attending Dentist in the Department of Dentistry – Section of
maintains two half days per week practicing dentistry with us
while pursuing his high tech electronics business, Halstead
Electronics Ltd. and Halstead Alarm Company [Alarm Systems, Phone
Systems, and Computer Sales & Service] which he started over
thirty-two years ago.
his wife, Muriel, also enjoy visiting with their children and
grandchildren in Massachusetts and Colorado.
Bridget joined the
office of Dr Frank Madalone in June 2001. She provides general
administrative support to the office. She is responsible for all
accounts receivable and payable. Bridget handles all insurance
claim transactions, as well as making sure all appointments and
treatment plans are carried out accordingly.
Bridget provides reassurance to all of our patients. Her joyous
laugh and warm smile makes everyone feel right at home. Bridget
considers getting to know the patients as her number one priority.
She accommodates patient needs to insure that treatment plans are
carried out with positive results.
Bridget earned a B.A.
in Communications from Manhattan College.
became a registered dental hygienist in 1996. She joined our
practice on a full-time basis in August 2005. Her educational
background includes: an Associate of Science degree in dental
hygiene from SUNY Farmingdale and a Bachelor of Science degree
in Health Counseling from Iona College. She is currently
pursuing a Masters degree in Health Education from Columbia
University. Jill’s experience in the preventive dental
healthcare field has enhanced her skills working with patients
by helping them identify their needs and providing the best care
possible. In addition to working in private practice, Jill is
planning to become a dental hygiene instructor specializing in
clinical and instrumentation applications. Jill believes in the
importance of continuing education to enhance her knowledge in
the advances of dental hygiene. This includes areas in
periodontal disease education, dental implant maintenance, and
aiding in oral pathology diagnosis. Jill is enthusiastic about
her profession and is dedicated to a commitment of quality and
care of patients’ needs.
Nancy joined our practice in
August 2005. She has been a great addition to our team. Nancy
has worked in the dental field for 15 years, starting out in
general practices, than expanding to periodontal, endodontic,
and oral surgery offices. She is extremely knowledgeable in
digital radiography and in Office Whitening. Developing
relationships with each and every patient during their dental
treatment is her top priority. Nancy is bilingual in English and
Spanish. Her responsibilities include maintaining and organizing
the dental lab, while keeping up with the latest infection
control protocols. Her strong belief in team work keeps the
office running efficiently. When not working, she enjoys
spending quality time with her family.