Pia Lieb, DDS
Dr. Pia is the founder of Cosmetic Dentistry Center in New York City, a state-of-the-art Park Avenue practice that is a beacon for her belief that dentistry is a science, but cosmetic dentistry is an art. Through exceptional artistic talent, technical skill, creativity and an eye for beauty, Dr. Pia creates a flawless smile – individually crafted and perfected for each patient.
As an artist, Dr. Pia works with patients on the best approach to not just finding a solution but a permanent transformation to restore the elegance and power of one’s smile. Renowned for her work with distinguished and celebrity-status clientele ranging from Oscar-winning actors, Royal Family members, Fortune 500 CEOs, and supermodels, Dr. Pia’s reputation in cosmetic dentistry is synonymous with extraordinary and exceptional — yet on-call for clients of all walks of life. She was the exclusive dentist for Victoria’s Secret supermodels, as well as the go-to for top modeling agencies worldwide including Elite World Group, The Society Model Management, IMG Models, DNA Model Management, Next Model Management, Soul Artist Management, and Women Management.
Her media accolades run the gamut: Dr. Pia has been heralded as the “Model Dentist” by Fashion Wire Daily, the “Tooth Fairy” by New York Magazine, and “The Smile Boutique in the Dentist’s Office” by The New York Times. Dr. Pia’s work has appeared on the covers of national magazines, and her expertise has been showcased on network television shows, including regular appearances on TLC’s popular reality make-over series, “10 Years Younger.”
The “Dr. Pia Method” is an artistic and technological approach that designs the ideal smile directly on patients’ teeth without filing of the natural tooth. Dr. Pia specializes in creating healthy, youthful, and confident smiles, customized to each patient. Being a female in a male-dominated profession, Dr. Pia’s vision is to utilize her expertise to empower women and help instill an improved sense of self-esteem.
Dr. Pia’s influence shines from one end of the horizon to the next, yet her elegance and artistry remain grounded in her ability to bring confidence and fulfillment to every smile she meets.
Dr. Pia was born in Romania under communist rule, and her family escaped to Italy when she was five, then immigrated to the United States when Pia was seven years old. Following high school graduation at the age of 16, she went on to earn her degree in Doctor of Dental Surgery from the prestigious New York University’s College of Dentistry. Dr. Pia held an 18-year tenure starting as Clinical Instructor and worked her way up to Assistant Module Director leading the Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU’s College of Dentistry. In addition, she served as Clinical Assistant Professor for the Sackler Faculty of Medicine for Tel Aviv University.
Dr. Pia is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, American Academy of Facial Aesthetics, New York State Dental Association, and New York County Dental Society.
With a career in cosmetic dentistry spanning more than 30 years, Dr. Pia is regarded as a leading authority in cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. She continuously develops innovative procedures and techniques. Her Cosmetic Dentistry Center offers a full range of smile-perfecting services including porcelain veneers, dental implants, teeth whitening, and Invisalign®. Each patient of the Park Avenue practice can expect to receive the highest quality and personalized care and services, including Botox® and Juvederm® enhancements, access to a Massage Pod, and additional concierge services for those traveling from around the globe.
Dr. Pia is fluent in five languages: English, Italian, Romanian, French, and Spanish.
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