Meet Our Team
All our professionals at Empire Dental NY maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in cosmetic dentistry.
Anatoly Bartov, DMD – Dentist
Dr. Anatoly Bartov is an innovative, enthusiastic artist, highly respected dentist, serving the greater New York City area.
Dr. Bartov is a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. After graduation, he has moved to New York City to attend an intense GPR residency program at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. He has obtained unimaginable experience in both surgical and emergency dental medicine.
During his residency, Dr. Bartov has found his passion towards dental implants, which help him work his way up to attending New York University College of Dentistry to specialize in Surgical Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry. Dr. Bartov is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and fellow at International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOI). He currently has over 3000 hours of Continuing education in all aspects of dentistry, ranging from implantology to dental esthetics and orthodontics. He treats his patients with the highest respect and strives to achieve dental perfection.
Hobbies: Include traveling around the world, tennis, soccer, basketball, gym, and overall healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Yutian Zeng, DDS – Dentist
Dr. Yutian Zeng is a compassionate spirit with gentle hands. A native Californian, she moved across the country to study at the prestigious New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. Zeng then moved on to complete a rigorous residency at Woodhull Hospital, treating an underserved population that often lacks health insurance. In addition, she also provides dental services to impoverished countries overseas through outreach trips. As a well-rounded general dentist, she excels in root canal therapy, restorative, cosmetic dentistry, such as dental porcelain veneers and takes continuing education courses to stay current. An award-winning artist, Dr. Zeng prides herself on achieving patient satisfaction through the artistry of quality dental care, as well as effective communication and bedside manner. She currently lives in Brooklyn and likes to salsa dance on the weekends.
Hobbies: Dancing, Traveling, Reading, Writing and Tennis
Dr. John Jenks DDS
Sofia Bartov, RDH – Dental Hygienist
Sofia is our pride and joy. She has receive an RDH degree from New York University College of Dentistry.
She is loved by her patients, colleagues, and staff members. Sofia is a perfectionist that spends time on educating patients about oral hygiene as well as oral health.
Hobbies: Drawing, Painting, shopping, and traveling.
Maria – Dental Technician
Maria is an integral part of the Empire Dental practice and serves as the team leader for all the staff. Maria has worked at Empire dental since 2013, which gives her the distinction of being the longest-employed person at the practice. Since starting here, Maria has enjoyed being involved with all the new technologies as they have developed and become available. She enjoys meeting new patients and the ones we have seen for the years we have been open .They have become like family to her and she is very happy to be part of their lives.
Ella – Scheduling/Patient Coordinator
Ella is our administrative coordinator she is here to help you with all of your questions and concerns regarding your insurance. She will walk you through the entire process and help you understand your benefits and will help navigate the best options for you. She will keep you on track with your dental hygiene maintenance and will never let you fall behind on your treatment needed.
Hadley Darag – Treatment Coordinator
Hadley works Hand-in-hand with our dentist’s to provide exceptional patient care. With over 17 years experience, training and dedication in the dental field, She is the go to person for all your treatment needs. She will Go above and beyond to help you achieve your dental goals financially, emotionally and mentally. She will be with you side-by-side through your entire experience at our office. She not only is passionate about what she does but will go the extra mile to assure you are comfortable and able to receive the treatment you want and need while making the entire process as seamless as possible. She love’s helping people and is fully invested in each and every patient, her goal is to help you achieve your dental goals while being your confidante and friend.
In her spare time she is busy being a beauty influence, traveling with her family, brunching with friends and expressing her passion for everything beautiful.
Elsida – Dental Technician
Elsida is our highly skilled dental assistant who has been a great addition to our team. She graduated as a Dentist in Albania where she practiced for 6 years and deeply cared for her patients. She has now directed her passion for dentistry towards Empire Dental and all of our patients. She is very patient, kind, hardworking and will ensure the comfort of your dental visit here at our office.