Meet Us

Our caring team of professionals make your visit a pleasant experience while providing you with the highest quality of care. On the following pages read biography information on the surgeons, staff, and facility.

Oral and maxillofacial surgeons attend at least 3 years of hospital-based surgical and anesthesia training upon completion of dental school. Dr. Del Valle & Dr. Shahgoli perform comprehensive surgery on the mouth, teeth, and facial region. The doctors discuss the surgical and anesthetic procedures involved and provide you with an effective treatment plan.

Dr. Shahgoli

Shahin Shahgoli, DDS - Oral Surgeon, Manhattan, NYDr. Shahgoli, a board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, graduated number one in his class from dental school. With more than 8 years of experience in private practice, Dr. Shahgoli is a personable, accomplished, and skilled surgeon.

Shahin Shahgoli, DDS

He was awarded a DDS degree in 1996 and completed a 2-year advanced education residency in general dentistry from Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York. He completed residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Lincoln Medical Center in New York City in 2003.

Manhattan Oral Surgeon

After residency, Dr. Shahgoli joined the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Centers of Ohio, a large private practice group in Columbus, where he became a partner. He also had the position of attending surgeon at Grady Memorial Hospital in Delaware, Ohio. In 2007, Dr. Shahgoli relocated to New York City where he has since been active in private practice and academia.

Board Certified Oral Surgeon

Dr. Shahgoli has the distinction of being named diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He is the vice president of the Dental Study Club of New York. He has published several clinical articles and has given presentations at national meetings.

Practitioner & Educator

Currently, he divides his time between private practice and a teaching position at NYU College of Dentistry as a Clinical Assistant Professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He holds attending privileges at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Shahgoli is licensed in New York and Illinois. He is married to his wife, Ellie, who is an attorney in New York City and his hobbies include traveling and tennis.

Dr. Del Valle

Antonio Del Valle, DMD - Oral Surgeon ManhattanDr. Del Valle, a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, is one of a few oral surgeons in the New York region to earn both DMD and MD degrees. With more than 12 years of experience in private practice, Dr. Del Valle is a personable, accomplished, and skilled surgeon.

Antonio Del Valle, DMD, MD

He was awarded a DMD degree in 1996 and completed residency training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Seton Hall School of Health and Medical Sciences in 2000. After several years of practice, Dr. Del Valle attended Jefferson Medical College and graduated in 2007 with an MD degree. After graduating from medical school, he completed one year of general surgery residency training at Beth Israel Medical Center in 2008.

Experienced Manhattan Oral Surgeon

His past professional experiences include Assistant Program Director of Residency Training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Lincoln Medical Center, and Chief of OMS at the Bronx VA Medical Center in affiliation with the Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Board Certified Oral Surgeon

Dr. Del Valle has the distinction of being named diplomat of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology. He holds attending privileges at both the Mount Sinai Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center. He is licensed in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. When not at the office, He enjoys cycling, traveling and spending time with his wife, Susan, and his son, Julian.

Meet the Staff

Our highly professional and knowledgeable staff at Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group understand that patients need fast accurate information, skilled care, and close personal attention. Every member of our team has been highly trained to provide excellent service and knowledgeable care.

Our warm and dedicated staff wants your experience to be pleasant and will help you feel as reassured and relaxed as possible.

Surgical Staff

As surgical assistants at Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group, Yerina and Annabelle are both highly qualified and accustom to working in an oral surgery environment. They both offer patients warm support and guidance, always going the extra mile in providing gentle care for patients.

•  Yerina Avila
•  Anabelle Mejia

Reception/Office Management

Joan, Maria and Jazelle coordinate all patient appointments as well as manage the office. At Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group, they are ready and willing to answer any of your concerns. The focus is always on patients and they are both very aware of office culture, where the patient feels comfortable and knowledgeable with regards to surgical procedures, insurance information, and upcoming treatments.

•  Joan Garrison, Office manager
•  Maria Palomo
•  Jazelle Santiago

Public Relations

As the public relations manager at Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group, Camille helps in maintaining frequent communication with referring doctors to ensure both doctor and patient satisfaction with the casework. Additionally, she organizes study clubs and networking events in an effort to enrich the doctors working in partnership with other dentist’s.

•  Camille Wicks


We are constantly striving to give our patients the finest dental care possible, and our investment in advanced technology is also a long-term investment in your oral health. We understand that using updated technology leads to more informed decision-making, allowing our patients to make the best possible decisions about their oral health.
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Learn more about our dental technology

•  Cone Beam CT
•  Digital X-Rays

Our surgical center features the latest state-of-the art technology, including 3D imaging and digital impressions. Our 3D cone beam imaging system allows us to support a high level of patient care, as this system offers 3D computer-generated scans in order to provide a detailed and advanced look at the teeth, nerves, bone and tissues, with cross-sectional and 3D views. This provides critical information that won't be available with a traditional "flat" dental x-ray.

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MMSG News and EventsDr. Del Valle and Dr. Shahgoli offer this blog to our patients and the community. Our hope at Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group is that our blog will cover the subjects that you and your family may be interested in.

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Manhattan Maxillofacial Surgery Group
16 E 52nd Street, Suite 1101
New York, NY 10022

Phone: (212) 287-2483
Fax: (646) 607-2957
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