Zachary Rifkin, DDS

Cosmetic Dentist & Dental Implant Specialist located in Sandy Springs, Atlanta, GA

About Zachary Rifkin, DDS

Zachary Rifkin, DDS, is a dentistry practitioner specializing in cosmetic dentistry. In 2018, he joined the family business to become part of the team at the Rifkin Dental Group in Atlanta, Georgia. He strives to revolutionize cosmetic and restorative dental care and places a strong focus on implant replacement systems.

Dr. Rifkin graduated in 2016 from medical school at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He completed a general practice residency in 2017 at Bellevue Hospital Center (now NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue) in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. He trained in the Maxi Implant Course, a subsidiary of the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. He then continued his education with Advanced Dental Implant Studies, a think-tank of advanced implantologists from all over the country. He is currently working on obtaining his associate fellowship certification with the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID).   

While at Buffalo, Dr. Rifkin worked with the university’s director of implant dentistry, Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, on research into the antimicrobial effects of a root canal cleanser in treating contaminated implants. The findings of their work were published by the American Association for Dental Research in the 2015 Journal of Dental Research.

When he’s not at the practice, Dr. Rifkin indulges his love of sports. He’s usually found avidly following Atlanta sports teams, or on the courts himself, taking part in basketball league games. He plays an active role in his civic community.

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Zachary Rifkin, DDS, is a dentistry practitioner specializing in cosmetic dentistry. In 2018, he joined the family business to become part of the team at the Rifkin Dental Group in Atlanta, Georgia. He strives to revolutionize cosmetic and restorative dental care and places a strong focus on implant replacement systems.

Dr. Rifkin graduated in 2016 from medical school at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He completed a general practice residency in 2017 at Bellevue Hospital Center (now NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue) in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. He trained in the Maxi Implant Course, a subsidiary of the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. He then continued his education with Advanced Dental Implant Studies, a think-tank of advanced implantologists from all over the country. He is currently working on obtaining his associate fellowship certification with the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID).   

While at Buffalo, Dr. Rifkin worked with the university’s director of implant dentistry, Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, on research into the antimicrobial effects of a root canal cleanser in treating contaminated implants. The findings of their work were published by the American Association for Dental Research in the 2015 Journal of Dental Research.

When he’s not at the practice, Dr. Rifkin indulges his love of sports. He’s usually found avidly following Atlanta sports teams, or on the courts himself, taking part in basketball league games. He plays an active role in his civic community.


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