Exceptional Dentistry
So Much More to Smile About
Keep Your Smile For A Lifetime

Exceptional Dentisty

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Cosmetic Dentistry

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General Dentistry

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Dr. Richard K. Whalen


Dr. Richard K. Whalen

  • Named as a Top Doctor in Hudson Valley every year since 2007
  • One of five dentists featured in the publication’s Top Doc issue
  • Part of several renowned Dental Associations
  • Extensive experience in all fields of dental treatment, from general and restorative to TMJ care and cosmetic dentistry
  • Provides personalized oral care for every patient and creates individual treatment plans to address your particular needs and desires

Meet The Team

meet our team

We have carefully selected our team of assistants to create a friendly and professional atmosphere we believe you deserve. This group of people is integral to the overall success of our office because they are your first contact and are responsible for assisting you with scheduling, insurance, and other aspects of your healthcare experience. When you choose us as your provider, know that your needs are our priority and

that we will make every effort to accommodate your preferences. We understand the value of time, and do our best to schedule in such a way to get you in and out of the office quickly so you can go about your day. Oral health is a lifelong matter of importance. In establishing a trusting relationship through quality care and clear communication, we hope to support you and your family for years to come.

Before & After


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Smile Virtual



Upload a close-up smile selfie. This is also an opportunity to share any concerns or desires you have regarding your smile.

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Your dentist will send you a customized video addressing your questions and concerns. This video will also contain your unique, personalized recommendations.

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Once you've reviewed your recommendations, you can schedule an in-person visit with the dentist.

What to Expect as a New Patient

At Dental Design Studio, we want our patients to be as informed and educated as possible. We think that the more you know, the better decisions you can make for your dental care, and the more comfortable and confident you will be.

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