Family Dental Group of Jefferson Valley
2985 Navajo Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Kenyatta Mack-Gates, DDS  General Dentist

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Dr. Kenyatta Mack-Gates is a general dentist experienced in preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dental care for all ages. She was born and raised in New York City, New York and she loves sharing stories with her patients, connecting with them on a personal level to better understand and meet their dental needs

Dr. Mack-Gates earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Marymount Manhattan College in New York. She then went on to complete her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from Howard University College of Dentistry. Thereafter, Dr. Mack-Gates completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at Metrohealth Hospital Center in Cleveland, Ohio and a Mini Pediatric Residency at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Mack-Gates has been practicing dentistry for over 21 years and is an esteemed member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, Maryland State Dental Association, National Dental Association, American Association of Women Dentists, and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. In 2011, she was bestowed the honor of being one of America’s Top Dentists.

In her spare time, Dr. Mack-Gates enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family.

Dr. Mack-Gates authored a children’s book about oral health called The Tooth Doctor

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Patient Reviews
Dr. Leo checked my x-rays and showed me that I needed a cavity filled and the crown replaced. She expertly and painlessly took care of everything while making me feel comfortable and special. […]
Dietmar H.
I’m sitting here for the 2nd time this month, my son is getting some cavities filled and Dr. Mila is singing and he is giggling hysterically, trying not to move! I’m so happy we came here and so […]
Nira R.
Great” – Dr. Eva is wonderful, my son loves her. The staff are very friendly and the place is very clean.
Blerina G.
I was brought right in and made very comfortable. They explained everything and made the procedure as easy as possible
Christina M.
My name is Allen. I’m 15. I started to see Dr. Mila Belgrade when I was younger and I remember my first visit with Dr Mila. I was so scared but Dr Mila helped change my view on dentists and since […]
Allen R.
I was very happy with the work being done on my teeth, my mouth looks amazing dr.friedman is amazing I felt very comfortable not nervous at all. I feel like a new person great work the staff is […]
Margaret W.
I was very pleased with my experience at Family Dental Group. It was good to be treated with professionalism and care. Everyone was very nice, and it is nice to be treated well since you are the […]
Anonymous
Everyone was extremely helpful. Great bedside manners. I felt very relaxed. All my questions were answered professionally and I plan on staying with this Dental group.
Christine M.
I absolutely love this dental group Dr. Mila, the pediatric dentist and her assistants alway make sure my boys are comfortable and pay special attention to them during their visits. I was always […]
Shanda M.
professional and rewarding experience
John O.
Amazing dentists. Dr Stein & Dr Chernin have done so much amazing work on my teeth (mostly root canals and crowns). I choose to drive 30 minutes to this location to see Dr Chernin rather than go […]
Christine B.
They were very patient and kind with my son.
Daniel J.
Had an appointment yesterday with my 2 special needs kids. What an absolute AWESOME Dr Mila was. She was so sweet and caring. My kids absolutely loved her. And she didn’t mind the many questions. […]
Anjoeline O.
Dr. Stein and the staff are great. I get very nervous at the dentist and they are very patient with me.
Diane T.
Very thorough, efficient. Great staff.
Heather S.
Amazing experience. Lillia, Dr.Atwell, Wendy, and the rest of the staff were simply wonderful. Made a otherwise unpleasant experience of getting cavities filled pleasant by the level of comfort and […]
Jaclyn R.
I live far away and was visiting relatives when I encountered a dental emergency. FDG gave me an immediate appointment and treated me like I had been their patient for decades. This was on a […]
David S.
It was a great experience
Edelmira B.
I needed work done due to a chipped crown. The assistant and the dentist were both very professional, courteous, friendly, and informed me of everything they were doing. They were also helpful with […]
Carol R.
I have used many dentists throughout my life, and I find the Family Dental Group to be among the most supportive, gentle, and competent teams I’ve visited.
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Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat. – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Phone: (914) 357-8916
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  • Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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