Who We Are...

A team of compassionate experts who share a common vision, values, and goals. We value integrity, honesty. and excellence. We love and are passionate about our careers and the opportunity to positively affect people’s lives.

What We Do...

We improve our patients’ lives by providing life-enhancing dentistry and outstanding service in a comfortable attractive environment. We have fun doing it.

For Whom Do We Do It?

For people who want, value and appreciate our services. We celebrate all forms of diversity in both patients and team members by maintaining an atmosphere of inclusion, acceptance, and respect.

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WOODSTOCK OFFICE 121 Route 375 | Woodstock, NY 12498

Claudia Patch, DMD

Dr. Claudia Patch graduated Summa Cum Laude from Union College in Schenectady, NY in 2004, receiving many awards and appearing on the Dean’s List every semester. In 2009, Claudia earned her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, once again receiving multiple 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 for Teeth Tomorrow® Hudson Valley.

Dr. Patch 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. 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 testament to Claudia’s national stature.

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Bethany Wong, DDS

Originally from Brooklyn, Dr. Bethany Wong attended Cornell University where she studied Biomedical Engineering. She decided to pursue her passion of dentistry and graduated from Columbia University School of Dental Medicine in 2014. During her time at Columbia, she traveled abroad to the Dominican Republic for outreach where she provided dental services to under-served communities. She also participated in student government serving as secretary of her class while also writing in the student journal. She completed her General Practice Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

Upon completion of her first year, she was chosen as Chief Resident where she received additional training in advanced dental procedures and provided leadership and guidance to the first-year dental residents. On her free time, Dr. Wong enjoys running, cycling, and traveling. She loves dogs as she grew up with two dogs in the house – a pomeranian and a husky.

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Fred Milton, DMD

In 2002, Dr. William Fred Milton joined the cosmetic dentists at Tischler & Patch Dental as an associate doctor. Dr. Milton has completed the continuum at the Pankey Institute and follows the philosophy of Dr. Peter Dawson through extensive training with the noted dentist and educator.

Dr. Milton is one of the few dentists in the world to use resultant force vectors in his work. Skilled in cosmetic dentistry, he incorporates traditional methods and a range of complementary modalities in his scope of services. Dr. Milton is certified in the Periolase™ FDA Approved LANAP procedure by Millennium Technologies. Dr. Milton is also the first in the Hudson Valley to be certified in the Chao Pinhole technique to treat gum recession.

Christopher M. Amenedo, DDS

Dr. Chris Amenedo graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine in 2002. He began his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx later that year becoming Chief Resident in 2005. In continuous practice, Chris performs all aspects of Oral Surgery including the surgical and dental implant placement aspects of the Teeth Tomorrow® protocol as part of the Prettau® Implant bridge team of Teeth Tomorrow Hudson Valley.

Dr. Amenedo’s professional affiliations include:

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • New York State Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Academy of Osseointegration
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.


Steven E. Smullin, DMD, MD

Dr. Steven Smullin graduated valedictorian from the Temple University School of Dentistry in 2001. He then went on to Harvard Medical School to receive his MD in 2004.  As both a Medical Doctor and Doctor of Dental Medicine, Steven brings extensive expertise on the whole health of his patients when performing Oral Surgery procedures.

Dr. Smullin performed his postdoctoral training in residence at Massachusetts General Hospital becoming Cheif Resident of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2006.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and is certified by the Northeast Regional Board of Dental Examiners.

He also performs all aspects of Oral Surgery including the surgical and dental implant placement aspects of the Teeth Tomorrow® protocol as part of the Prettau® Implant bridge team of Teeth Tomorrow Hudson Valley.

Dental Hygiene Team

Serving patients across Dutchess County, Ulster County, and the Hudson Valley, our hygiene team works alongside our cosmetic dentists to ensure each patient receives exceptional dental care. One of the main focuses of our hygiene team is assessing periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is a chronic disease that is very common among adults. If it is not treated, it can result in tooth loss and can contribute to other systemic diseases such as heart disease and diabetes. It is our mission and duty to eliminate periodontal disease and bring the mouth and body to optimum healthy and well- being.

Heidi Steward, RDH

Heidi is a licensed Dental Hygienist who graduated from Hudson Valley Community College in 2008 with a degree in Applied Sciences. Heidi’s many years of experience in dental hygiene has prepared her well to deliver compassion and calm to the most anxious of dental patients. Heidi’s top priority is providing optimal oral health and her goal is to change the way people feel about dentistry by making everyone comfortable with preventive dental care. She prides herself in centering her care on the needs of each individual patient while designing home care strategies that fit every patient’s individual needs. Her fun loving, infectious smile brings great energy to our team!

Tanya McFarland, RDH

Tanya a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated with honors from Hudson Valley Community College with an Associates Degree in Applied Science. While attending HVCC she received The Mid-Hudson Dental Hygienists’ Association- Grayce Grant Memorial Award, Who’s Who Among Students in American Junior College and the President’s Award for Excellence.
Tanya’s passion for dental health motivates her to provide individualized dental care for all patients. Her love of children combined with her patience and fun loving smile brings great energy and focus when working with our younger clientele.

Isabelle Hewson, RDH

Isabelle Hewson is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Hudson Valley Community College with an associates degree in applied sciences in 2012. Isabelle’s experience in dental hygiene enables her to provide patients with optimal oral health and gives her the ability to address patient’s needs and concerns. Isabelle enjoys working closely with other wonderful staff and patients to achieve improved oral health through outstanding dentistry. She has a gentle touch and works hard to educate patients about their oral health in order to see her patients return with healthy teeth and gums.