Upper West Side, New York

Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. F.A.G.D.

Creating Beautiful Smiles

Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. F.A.G.D.

115 Central Park West
New York, NY 10023
(212) 873-5400
Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. F.A.G.D., General Dentistry, Health and Beauty, New York, New York

For 31 years, Dr. Donald Burger has been providing exceptional dental care to Manhattan residents. His dental office specializes in a wide array of services, from routine exams and cosmetic dentistry to Invisalign® and teeth whitening. The staff at Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. maintains the highest standards to bring you top-level oral health care.

Dr. Burger is a graduate of Tufts University and NYU’s College of Dentistry and has received advanced training at the Seattle Institute and The Pankey Institute. Furthermore, Dr. Burger is an esteemed fellow of The Academy of General Dentistry and a member of several dentist societies and organizations. His expertise is highly regarded and an entire section of his website is devoted to answering patient questions.

Manhattan Dental provides a number of valuable services, such as cleanings, preventative examinations, restoration work, cosmetic dentistry procedures, and Invisalign (invisible braces). The dental practice is especially focused on the treatment of periodontal disease (gum disease). Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction, or TMJ, is a common under-diagnosed disorder that causes jaw pain, headaches, grinding teeth, and tinnitus (ringing in the ears).  Dr. Burger is a comprehensive dentist with specific experience in treating this condition.

Dr. Burger and his team are committed to giving patients the best dental care in the city. They are focused on high ethical standards, education, prevention, and uncompromising safety. They are also invested in ongoing training to stay atop the latest trends and breakthroughs in dentistry.

Call (212) 873-5400 or visit the Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. website to schedule your exam today. The dentist office site also has a wealth of helpful dental-related information, including articles and videos. At Manhattan Dental, they are dedicated to helping you create a beautiful smile.

Announcements & Events from Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. F.A.G.D.
A Patient’s Guide to Invisalign®, Manhattan, New York
If you’re unhappy with the appearance of your teeth, you may be interested in straightening procedures. Invisalign® is a good option for older teens and adults who want straighter te...read more
What Is Cosmetic Dentistry & Is It Covered by Insurance? , Manhattan, New York
If your teeth are damaged, discolored, or crooked, you might wonder whether you are a candidate for cosmetic dentistry. Although many patients are nervous to seek cosmetic repairs fo...read more
Are There Lifestyle Restrictions With Invisalign®? , Manhattan, New York
With the advent of Invisalign®, adults today don’t have to worry about being self-conscious of their orthodontic care. However, wearing these clear aligners doesn’t mean yo...read more
Should You Pick Invisalign® or Traditional Braces?, Manhattan, New York
If you want a straighter smile, there are a variety of options out there. But, it can be hard to decide between traditional straighteners, such as braces, and more innovative options...read more
Why You Should Get Your Teeth Whitened Professionally , Manhattan, New York
Having a sparkling, white smile is a major confidence booster, and there are a number of ways to achieve it. While daily dental hygiene is vital to good oral health, factors such as ...read more
Sometime, people who don’t wear a retainer after their orthodontic treatment may experience their teeth becoming misaligned again. If this occurs when you’re an adult, howe...read more
Teeth that are crooked or misaligned may detract from your natural beauty when you smile, but so does a mouthful of metal. Fortunately, traditional brackets and wires are not the onl...read more
Braces are a go-to solution for straightening teeth. However, they aren’t very discreet, which is why many adults never get orthodontic treatment. According to the staff at Manhattan...read more
Many people dream of achieving a straighter smile but don’t like the idea of wearing traditional metal braces. Fortunately, there is an alternative: Invisalign®. These clear ali...read more
People often associate tooth pain with having a cavity, but this issue isn’t the only cause of discomfort. Sometimes, you need to see a dentist to get to the root of the pr...read more
If you want to make minor adjustments to create a more perfect smile, then porcelain veneers could be the most effective solution. Although these thin shells are durable, t...read more
While it’s no surprise that regular visits to the dentist are necessary to maintaining one’s oral health, it’s common for people to skip appointments. Even if you practice an excelle...read more
Regardless of age or sport, being an athlete carries certain risks for your teeth. Athletes need to take additional precautions to protect their teeth from damage and other complicat...read more
Being proactive about your oral health is the best way to prevent problems that can impact your teeth and gums. Incorporating key dental care tips into your routine will protect...read more
Many people understand the ways smoking affects their oral health, but you might be surprised to learn that dental implants can also be harmed. Since these cosmetic dentistry tr...read more
Many people could benefit from cosmetic dentistry procedures like orthodontics, veneers, and teeth whitening. They often don’t pursue these treatments because they see them as an unn...read more
Toothaches cause discomfort that can disrupt your day. While most cases are manageable with over-the-counter pain relievers, some situations require a trip to the dentist. After...read more
Keeping your teeth healthy and clean goes a long way in protecting the appearance of your smile. In addition to a regular home care regimen, professional teeth cleaning is an essenti...read more
Your temporomandibular joints, also known as the TMJ, facilitate jaw movement when you eat and talk. If you have a disorder that affects the joints, these everyday activities ca...read more
If you need a dental implant procedure, the best way to prepare is to understand the process. Knowing what to expect will help you have a smooth, stress-free visit. Below is a quick ...read more
Missing teeth are more than just a cosmetic problem—they can also weaken your jawbone and cause other teeth to shift. Fortunately, dental implants provide a permanent solut...read more
Teeth whitening is a cosmetic dentistry procedure designed to lighten your teeth by several shades. It is a non-invasive treatment that can be done in as little as one trip...read more
Cosmetic dentistry services improve smiles and can even offer restorative benefits. With so many treatments available, how do you know which one is right for you? Manhattan Dent...read more
Each side of your jaw has a crucial joint, known as the temporomandibular joint, or TMJ for short. These joints can get overworked, causing serious discomfort if you tend t...read more
Cosmetic dentistry services help patients maintain bright, beautiful smiles. These procedures not only improve the appearance of the teeth, they also help boost patients’ confidence....read more
There are a number of reasons why a person might lose an adult tooth. No matter what the cause you want a replacement that looks and works just like the real thing. That’s ...read more
While most people brush their teeth many skip daily flossing.  Flossing is critical for getting rid of food debris, bacteria, and plaque in between teeth.&nb...read more
Do-It-Yourself vs. Professional Teeth Whitening Over time, teeth may become discolored due to drinking coffee and wine, smoking, or poor dental hygiene. Fortunately, you can remedy ...read more
  Porcelain veneers can keep your smile looking bright and beautiful for decades. However, while porcelain is a strong material, it can weaken over time without proper care, re...read more
Whether you’re in the market for a new dentist or you already have a positive relationship established with yours, you should never be afraid to speak up and ask questions. Being voc...read more
If you’re a parent, you should know that your child’s oral health needs to be addressed before his or her teeth have even emerged. The family dentistry experts at Manhattan Dental: D...read more
When it comes to dental care, you know the basics: brush, floss, and see your dentist regularly for check ups. Most likely, you’ve heard of common dental procedures like teeth c...read more
Chair Side Tales #3   Laser-assisted Periodontal Therapy:     Most people are sophisticated enough to know that bacteria are the main enemy in the war aga...read more
Do you ever experience jaw clicking sounds, headaches, or jaw pain? Do you ever feel pain or stuffiness in your ears? Have you ever sought&nbs...read more
One of the most important things you can do to maintain your smile is to team up with a dentist who understands your health and aesthetic goals. Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D....read more
Your toothbrush is an important tool for optimizing your dental care. According to the experts at New York's Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S., the condition of your toothbrush...read more
For most people, when it comes to oral health, flossing is often the most difficult aspect for them to remember to do frequently. Yet, one of the most common teeth cleaning meth...read more
Take a look in the mirror and smile. Do you like the teeth you see? For many people there is room for improvement. Stains, gaps, and chipped or uneven teeth can dull your smile,...read more
Chair Side Tales #2         Patients often want to know "Why is flossing so important"?  The first reason is that there are five surfaces t...read more
When was your last dental checkup? Did you know that dentists recommend you have a professional teeth cleaning at least twice a year? Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S, NYC...read more
Chairside Tales:  By Doctor Donald Burger DDS FAGD        This is the first installment of  “Chairside Tales”… a collection of interesting pa...read more
Over time, even the brightest and whitest of smiles lose their luster. Coffee, tea, wine, and food can cause stains to build up, no matter how good you are at brushing and ...read more
Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. F.A.G.D., one of the leading dental care practices in the greater New York City area, recognizes that baby boomers are a unique demograph...read more
Any dental care professional will tell you that oral care is an important part of your life at every stage. To help you maintain excellent oral health, you need a great dentist on yo...read more
What is gum disease? Commonly referred to as periodontal disease, this mouth infection is caused by the growth of bacteria on the teeth and within the space between teeth and gums. I...read more
Tooth discoloration or gaps between your teeth can make you feel self-conscious, but there are cosmetic dentistry solutions available to fix that problem. Your teeth are among t...read more
Bad breath is a common, unpleasant problem that the expert NYC dental care team at Manhattan Dental: Donald Burger, D.D.S. can help you solve. If you’ve ever had bad breath or b...read more
ABC News did a report last night about how dentists are in an excellent position to screen for sleep apnea and treat it with an oral device. read more
TMJ, or Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome, is a condition that's often referred to as “The Great Imposter,” due to physicians often treating the symptoms but not the actual cause...read more