- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
- Third District Dental Society of the State of New York
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
- Invisalign Certified (Dr. Lloyd)
- International Center for Laser Education
- Diplomate – American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (Dr. Geist)
“Our goal is to deliver excellent dental care in a comfortable, relaxing, friendly atmosphere, in which trust is the cornerstone of a mutually rewarding long-term relationship.”
” Our experienced staff is committed to providing an exceptional experience with compassion and professionalism in a personalized setting.”
Dr. Lysenko graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and subsequently completed a General Practice residency at St. Clare’s Hospital in Schenectady, New York. He particularly enjoys oral surgery, prosthetic dentistry and endodontics. He finds all aspects of cosmetic and esthetic dentistry especially rewarding, as this can have an enormous impact on patients’ lives. His other passions include spending time with his wife and two daughters, photography, biking, being a “gentleman farmer” and all forms of outdoor pursuits.
Dr. Lloyd obtained her BS in Biology at Siena College before obtaining her dental degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduating, she completed a General Practice Residency at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany, NY. Dr. Lloyd is certified in Invisalign and enjoys all aspects of general dentistry particularly cosmetic and prosthetic dentistry, as well as oral surgery. She has had much experience with the pediatric dental population as she has worked for several years on the Ronald McDonald House Care Mobile, which has provided dental treatment to many children within the city of Albany. Dr. Lloyd has donated her time to several dental outreach programs providing treatment and education on a mission trip to an under served community in the Dominican Republic, and also at various Special Olympic events, and Give Kids a Smile Day programs. She is committed to a high standard of excellence in personalized dental care. In addition to dentistry, she enjoys running, cycling, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Matt and her sons Ryder and Nico, and her daughter, Reagan.
DDS, D. ABDSM
Dr. Geist grew up in Voorheesville and loves being part of such a wonderful community. She is passionate about health and wellness, and studied nutritional sciences, human biology, and inequality studies at Cornell University. She then earned her dental degree from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, where she completed an Esthetic Minor. Dr. Geist completed an additional year of training and clinical dental practice at Ellis Hospital as a General Practice Resident. She has volunteered locally and internationally to provide dental services for those without access to care.
Dr. Geist enjoys helping her patients understand how their oral health can contribute to their overall wellness. She focuses on prevention and education, and strives to provide high quality, conservative dentistry. She aims to create a gentle, stress-free experience that is customized for each patient’s needs. She particularly enjoys cosmetic dentistry, dental sleep medicine, and helping her patients look and feel their best. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Rich, son Brooks, and her dogs Khaleesi and Luna!
AJ Anthony Cavanagh
Dr. Anthony (A.J.) Cavanagh was born and raised in Voorheesville. While undecided on his future path, Dr. Cavanagh had a fortuitous meeting with the person that would become a professional mentor and friend: Dr. Steve Lysenko. As a sophomore at Marist College in 2004, Dr. Cavanagh decided to pursue a career in dentistry as a direct result of that meeting with Dr. Lysenko.
Dr. Cavanagh completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at New York University College of Dentistry. After graduation, Dr. Cavanagh completed his training locally at St. Peter’s Hospital.
Dr. Cavanagh remained with St. Peter’s Hospital for the next twelve years, eventually becoming Dental Department Director. As director, Dr. Cavanagh spent his days treating a wide variety of patients in both clinical and ambulatory surgery settings, while also supervising young, aspiring dentists.
Dr. Cavanagh is thrilled to be joining his hometown practice to serve the community that he has loved for many years; joining Drs. Lysenko, Lloyd, and Geist truly represents a dream come true.
Kaeli, Administrative Team