About Our Practice
In 2007, Tischler & Patch Dental was awarded the Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition by Congressman Maurice Hinchey as an “outstanding and invaluable service to the community,” and the Proclamation Award for Significant Contributions to the Quality of Life by Senator William J. Larkin, Jr. We also received an award for Excellence in Dental Office Design in the National Dental Office Design Competition, organized by Matsco/Dental Economics and ADA Dental Advantage. Certificates of Merit for the New Building Project of the Year from New York State Assemblyman Kevin Cahill and Peter D. Lopez. Reader’s Choice Dentists for Adults in “Kingston Freeman” in 2010.
Dr. Michael Tischler, DDS, Diplomate - American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry
Dr. Michael Tischler is the Implant Editor for Dentistry Today Magazine. He maintains a private practice in Woodstock, NY and is the Implant director and owner of Tischler Dental Laboratory as well as the founder of the Teeth Tomorrow Franchise Network. Michael has over 40 articles published on implant dentistry and bone. Michael has over 40 articles published on implant dentistry and bone grafting and has lectured extensively in the US and Canada including his in-office live surgical course on the Prettau Zirconia Implant Bridge.
Dr. Tischler is of Faculty for the AAID Maxi Course at Rutgers University. Dr. Tischler is a Diplomat of the American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry (one of only 500 worldwide); A Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists; A Fellow and Honored Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry; A Fellow of the Academy Of General Dentistry, and; A Fellow of The Misch International Implant Institute.
Dr. Tischler is an internationally recognized leader in the dental field for his achievements in educating his colleagues. His resume can be found by clicking here. He has placed and restored thousands of dental implants with the highest success rate and has received numerous awards for his skill as an implant and cosmetic dentist. Michael performs the surgical aspects of the Prettau Implant Bridge protocol.
Dr. Claudia Patch
Claudia graduated from Union College Summa Cum Laude in 2004. At Union She also received many awards and was on the deans list each semester. In 2009 Claudia received her DMD degree from The University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, where once again she received various awards including the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry Merit Award in 2009. Together with Michael Tischler, Claudia is part of the Prettau Implant bridge team, performing the restorative aspects of the protocol. Claudia is certified by NYS to deliver conscious sedation dentistry through Oral Sedation. This allows people that are fearful about dentistry to have procedures done while relaxed. Claudia’s extensive resume can be found here. In 2012 Claudia was included the list of the Top 25 Woman in dentistry in Dental Products Report, one of the most widely read publications in the dental field. This list of 25 women that have shaped the dental field included only 7 dentists and is a statement to Claudia’s National stature. Click here for Claudia’s full CV.