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Meet Askold Wynnykiw, DDS



Askold Wynnykiw, DDS

Who is Dr. Wynnykiw?


Askold Wynnykiw (Winnie, as he's called by his friends) was born and raised in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York City.



  • St. George Academy, Manhattan - 1979
  • Bachelor's in Biology, New York University - 1983
  • New York University College of Dentistry - 1987
    Top 10% of class and inducted into the OKU (Omicron Kappa Upsilon) Dental Honor Society



  • Brooklyn VA Hospital, general practice residency program - completed 1988



  • Clinical Instructor (part time) NYU College of Dentistry, Department of Comprehensive Care and Applied Practice Administration
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, NYU College of Dentistry, Senior Student Honors Clinic

Independent Practice:


  • Moved to the Capital District - 1993
  • Opened his own office in Loudonville - 1999

Life-Long Learning:


Dr. Wynnykiw believes that science and technology do not stand still, so practitioners should always strive to do better and know more. Over the years, he has taken hundreds of hours of continuing dental education courses, including courses at the Las Vegas Institute and Spear Center. Here is a small sampling of his past coursework:


  • Practical Occlusion for the Progressive Practice, Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies - September 2004
  • Advanced Functional Esthetics, Las Vegas Institute - October & November 2004
  • Mastering Neuromuscular Occlusion, Las Vegas Institute - December 2005
  • CEREC CAD/CAM Initial Training, Patterson Dental - January 2009
  • The Worn Dentition, May 2009
  • CEREC Fundamentals - The Foundation for CEREC Integration, Scottsdale Center for Dentistry - September 2010
  • Posterior Quadrant Proficiency, Scottsdale Center - September 2010
  • Temporomandibular Disorders - March 2011
  • Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea - May 2012
  • Creating the Yes Practice, Scottsdale Center - October 2012 & September 2013
  • Current Scientific Evidence in Endodontics - March 2013
  • Mastering Cerec Anteriors, Scottsdale Center - April 2013
  • Cerec Mentor Group Symposium, Scottsdale Center - June 2013
  • Cerec Scientific Symposium, Spear Center - November 2013
  • The Art of Treatment Planning and Case Presentation, Spear Center - November 2013
  • Facially Generated Treatment Planning, Spear Center - November 2013

Associations and Memberships: