Dr. Michael Shreck grew up in Brooklyn and graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Sciences. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1984. Dr. Shreck then completed a two year General Practice Residency Program at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center. He received his Postdoctoral Certificate in Periodontics from Columbia University in 1988. Dr. Shreck has been in private practice in New Hyde Park since 1997. He is the founder and chairman of the Lake Success Study Group. He is very involved in organized dentistry and is currently Trustee to the New York State Dental Association, as well as, an Executive Board member of the Nassau County Dental Society, where he served as past President. Dr. Shreck is a member of the American Dental Association, Long Island Academy of Periodontics, American Academy of Periodontology, Academy of Osseointegration, the Pierre Fauchard Society, and a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. In addition, he holds a position as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Dental Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Shreck was the founder and current Co-Chair of Nassau County Dental Society’s Give Kids A Smile Program. Since 2003, the program has helped treat and educate over 10,000 underserved children in the county. In 2014, he was the second recipient of the American Dental Association Foundation’s prestigious Jeffrey Dalin, DDS Give Kids A Smile Volunteer Award for his outstanding achievements. Dr. Shreck lives on Long Island with his wife, Jennifer and he has three daughters, Danielle, Samantha and Jessica. He enjoys reading, running, traveling, and playing tennis.