Our Faculty

Dr. Michael Kraus is a graduate of Columbia School of Dental and Oral Surgery and has been in private practice for the past 23 years. Dr. Kraus has been a clinical instructor at Columbia University and New York University's Rosenthal Institute, the pioneering cosmetic dentistry program on the East Coast. He is also an instructor at the Atlantic Coastal Research Clinic in Palm Beach, Florida, for dentists from around the world. He is proud of his teaching experience.

Cosmetic and restorative dentistry are a true passion of Dr. Kraus' and, in 2001, he opened his Madison Avenue office to accommodate the growing needs of his patients. Dr. Kraus was one of the original laser instructors in the United States. His office is equipped with bleaching and soft tissue lasers for comprehensive dentistry. Dr. Kraus addresses the needs of the entire oral cavity and the connection to a patient's overall health. Dr. Kraus and his team are committed to being an integral part of your personal health care team.

Dr. Kraus co-authored the book "Any Woman Can! How to Get a New Look and a New Life," a guide to reinventing oneself. He has also appeared on numerous television and radio shows throughout his career, appearing as a dental expert on talk shows including "A Makeover Story." Dr. Kraus is a spokesperson for major brands such as Colgate, Crest, Sonicare and Trident.

Dr. Kraus has volunteered his time for numerous community organizations. He is currently on the board for The Center For Living, which rehabilitates young people with addictions, and City Kids of NYC. Dr. Kraus also gives his time to My Sister's Place, a charity that offers help and support to abused women. Dr. Kraus lectures on health-related topics such as bulimia, addiction and oral health topics as they relate to heart disease.