Ismael Bastida, DDS
Dr. Ismael Bastida, DDS, is an accomplished and skilled dentist, dedicated to providing a variety of dental services to his patients at The Bastida Dental Group, his New York City practice in the heart of Elmhurst in Queens. Known for his caring and compassionate nature and sound surgical skills, he enjoys creating and maintaining beautiful smiles.
Previously, Dr. Bastida graduated from La Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and completed his dental training at New York University College of Dentistry.
With more than 25 years in practice, he has extensive expertise in the treatment, planning, and surgical placement of dental implants and has received a Fellowship Diploma in Implants from the American Dental Implant Association. Dr. Bastida is also certified in implants by IMTEC and Ortho Technology and also holds a certificate in orthodontics by the American Orthodontic Society (AOS).
For Dr. Bastida, his patients always come first and he has been recognized several times by the American Dental Association (ADA) for his academic excellence and dedication to his profession and the people he serves. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the American Orthodontic Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
He is also an avid reader and likes to read about recent advances in dentistry and biographies of famous people. His love for Mexico and Mexican culture inspired him to be the founder of the magazine México Magia y Cultura and he also leads and produces many radio programs aired in New York City.
When he’s not with his patients, Dr. Bastida also enjoys playing tennis and boxing. He also likes to vacation with his family and enjoys learning about red wine. He is a music lover and loves different music genres, especially jazz, bossa nova, and classical.