About Your Dentist

Chukym Alexis-Johnson, DDS

“Dentistry is not expensive; neglect is.”

My Mission

“My goal is to work collaboratively with my patients, provide education as well as treatment, and help them understand how maintaining optimal oral health leads to an improved quality of life and sense of well-being. My patients can always trust me to take the time to listen to their concerns and act in their best interests.  I believe empathy and respect are vital to providing the highest quality of dental care.”  

Education

Residency
Harlem Hospital Center – New York, NY

Doctor of Dental Surgery
Howard University College Of Dentistry – Washington, DC

Bachelor of Science
Howard University – Washington, DC

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Association member
  • Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry 
  • Master of the International Congress of Implantologists 
  • Fellow of the International Dental Implant Association
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontists

Life & Hobbies

In her free time, Dr. Alexis-Johnson enjoys music, travel, and painting.
 

Jennifer Ortiz, DDS

“For one's oral health, it is best to be proactive rather than reactive; preventative care and dental awareness will go a long way toward improving your overall health, confidence, and well-being.”

My Mission

My mission in Dentistry is to provide excellent care, support, and empathy to patients of all ages. My goal is to educate my patients on the importance of their oral health and how it can contribute to their overall physical wellbeing and sense of self-confidence. I strive to establish a caring dental home where patients will come see us regularly and know that they are valued and that their comfort, trust, and happiness is of utmost importance to me and my dental team.

Education

Doctorate of Dental Surgery
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine - Buffalo, NY

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with a minor in Chemistry
University of Rhode Island - Kingston, Rhode Island

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships 

Dr. Ortiz completed a one-year post-doctoral Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency program through Lutheran Medical Center in Albany, NY and is a member of the American Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

In her free time, Dr. Ortiz enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys music, hiking, bike riding, traveling, and enjoying life!