While some orthodontic offices have difficulty accommodating your visits based on one doctor's schedule, iSmile Orthodontics has a number of orthodontists available to care for your needs. Having several orthodontists available to consult with allows for both patient convenience and efficiency in the treatment you receive.

     Our orthodontists only utilize the latest technological advancements for the types of braces we offer and pride themselves in being Top 1% providers of Invisalign & Invisalign Teen. We offer complimentary consultations; flexible office hours and we always work closely with you to create a personalized treatment plan that will fit both your lifestyle and budget.

Dr. Anish Gala D.d.S.

Dr. Anish A. Gala is originally from northeast Tennessee. Dr. Gala completed his undergraduate dental studies at the University of Tennessee and graduated with honors. He continued his post-doctorate dental education with a rigorous general practice residency at Kings County Hospital Center in Brooklyn, NY where he received advanced training in all facets of dentistry. Dr. Gala was then selected to attend Maimonides Medical Center, during his final year he was selected to be Chief Resident and graduated with a certificate in orthodontics. 

Dr. Michael SHeinis D.D.S.

Dr. Michael Sheinis grew up in South Florida as the son of a practicing orthodontist. While he spent many years watching his father transform smiles, he eventually chose to follow in his footsteps. Dr. Sheinis graduated from University of Maryland's dental program with high honors and received numerous awards, after which he went directly into an orthodontic residency at Stony Brook University in New York. As well as staying on top of the most recent research in his field, he is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, as well as the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists.

Dr. Karolyn Kopcza D.D.S.

Dr. Kopcza decided to become an orthodontist at the age of 12 after receiving orthodontic care herself, and noticing the positive effects of her wonderful new smile. She has a passion for creating beautiful smiles, and is dedicated to giving back to the community through the gift of a smile. She earned her DDS at the University of Maryland in 2011, where she received numerous awards in her field. Dr. Kopcza continued her education with a one year general practice dental residency at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY, followed by a three year residency in orthodontics at St. Barnabas Hospital.


dr. Helen choi d.D.S

Dr.Choi as a teen always had a passion and love for orthodontics. At the age of 14 Dr. Helen Choi moved from South Korea, where she was born and raised, and started studying abroad in England, U.K. Later on decided to cross over to the United States for college and further education to pursue her career as an orthodontist. Went to dental school at the University of California, San Francisco, and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S) degree. Finally completed her Orthodontic residency at University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, together with a Masters in Oral Biology. 

Dr. Shahram Nabipour D.D.S

Dr.Shahram Nabipour grew up in San Francisco where he completed his undergraduate studies with a degree in Molecular Biology. Dr.Nabipour received his dental degree from the University of Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, in San Francisco,CA in 2003. He completed his Residency in Orthodontics at the same institution and in 2005 received his Masters of Science in Dentistry and Certificate in Orthodontics. Dr.Nabipour maintains an interest in teaching and in clinical research, both of which allow him to give patients the most current information and most optimum treatment modalities. He is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association.


Dr. Tina An

Dr. Tina An was raised in Queens, New York. She completed her undergraduate studies at Binghamton University to earn her bachelor’s degree in science. After which, she attended Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine for her formal dental training. She then chose to specialize in orthodontics and completed her advanced postgraduate orthodontics residency at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine as well. Dr. Tina is a firm believer in the importance of a confident smile and she is passionate about creating beautiful smiles for patients. She is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association.


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Dr.Gail Tanksley

Dr. Tanksley was raised in Long Island, New York. She completed her undergraduate studies at Tufts University with a Bachelor in Biology. Her dental education began at the University of Pennsylvania where she obtained her dental degree. Dr. Tanksley continued her education with a general practice dental residency at North Shore University Hospital, followed by specialty training at St. Barnabas Hospital for orthodontics. Dr. Gail Tanksley is a proud member of American Association of Orthodontists and American Dental Association.