AboutGentle Touch Dental Care

Gentle Touch Dental Care is a Forest Hills based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Daniel Babadzhanov and our team invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 718-924-2387 and experience why our patients think Gentle Touch Dental Care is the best dentist in Forest Hills.

Request An Appointment
Dr. Daniel Babadzhanov

Dr. Daniel Babadzhanov

Dr. Daniel Babadzhanov is passionate about helping patients by providing professional and comprehensive dental treatment at the highest level. He enjoys interacting and building lifelong relationships with his patients.

Dr. Daniel was raised in Israel where he graduated as Magna Cum Laude from The Hebrew University Dental School in Jerusalem. After practicing for 5 years in Israel, he decided to move to New York. In 2017, Dr. Daniel graduated from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine followed by the completion of the post-graduate general residency program at King’s County Hospital in Brooklyn. Since then he has been working in a private dental clinic in Brooklyn and Connecticut.

As a dedicated professional, Dr. Daniel greatly enjoys attending numerous continuing education courses each year to further his dental education and stay up-to-date with the latest technologies and techniques in the dental field.

In his free time, he greatly enjoys spending quality time with my two daughters, Abigail and Ava, and wife, Aida. They reside in Hollis and feel a strong connection to the community.

Dr. Svetlana Musheyev

Dr. Svetlana (Lana) Musheyev is a board-certified pediatric dentist who grew up in New York City. For her undergraduate education, she attended the City University of New York, Queens College where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. She then attended New York University College of Dentistry where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. While in dental school, she was active in the American Student Dental Association and served as her chapter President for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Association. She was featured in an article about pediatric dentistry by Marketplace on MPR/American Public Media. Click here to read the article.

Dr. Lana continued at NYU and Bellevue Hospital for her pediatric dental specialty training in Manhattan, New York. During her residency, she was given the opportunity to participate in community outreach for the underserved population in Poughkeepsie, New York.

Dr. Lana is diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and an active member of the College of Diplomates, where she attends continuing education courses focused on keeping up-to-date with the latest innovations in pediatric dentistry. Her focus is on education and preventive pediatric dentistry, and minimally invasive options for treatment such as silver diamine fluoride, which can help treat some cavities without traditional "drilling" of the baby teeth. Her youtube channel has great videos for parent education as well as videos to help prepare children for going to the dentist, as well as kid friendly videos on topics such as "when will my baby teeth fall out?" and "how does a cavity form?".

Dr. Lana speaks English and Russian fluently, and enjoys traveling, volleyball, and going to the beach.

Dr. Lana loves being part of the caring and compassionate team at Gentle Touch Dental. She is committed to making every visit a fun and positive experience for both children and their parents!