Diva Puerta, DDS

Dentist located in Garden City, NY & Jackson Heights, NY

About Dr. Puerta

With over 10 years in practice providing general and family dentistry, Diva Puerta, DDS, is a highly experienced practitioner in New York City. She provides preventive dental care, as well as treatment for minor to complex oral health issues, at Vanguard and Achury Dental in Garden City, Long Island, and Jackson Heights, Queens.

Dr. Puerta earned her dental degree from the Universidad de Antioquia School of Dentistry in Colombia, and then went on to earn her doctor of dental surgery from the New York University College of Dentistry. After graduation, Dr. Puerta went on to complete advanced training in dental ceramics from Penaranda Institute in Elmhurst, New York. 

Committed to providing the most advanced treatments for her patients, Dr. Puerta completes over 40 hours of continuing education each year. She’s taken several postdoctoral courses in prosthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery, and infection control. Dr. Puerta is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the Hispanic Dental Association. 

Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Puerta enjoys engaging with patients in their native language. Her patients appreciate her willingness to explain their diagnosis and all possible treatment solutions, so they can make informed decisions regarding their oral health care. 

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Puerta is passionate about giving back to the community. She regularly participates in outreach programs, including serving school children in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Puerta also serves as a faculty member in the department of cariology at the New York University College of Dentistry.

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With over 10 years in practice providing general and family dentistry, Diva Puerta, DDS, is a highly experienced practitioner in New York City. She provides preventive dental care, as well as treatment for minor to complex oral health issues, at Vanguard and Achury Dental in Garden City, Long Island, and Jackson Heights, Queens.

Dr. Puerta earned her dental degree from the Universidad de Antioquia School of Dentistry in Colombia, and then went on to earn her doctor of dental surgery from the New York University College of Dentistry. After graduation, Dr. Puerta went on to complete advanced training in dental ceramics from Penaranda Institute in Elmhurst, New York. 

Committed to providing the most advanced treatments for her patients, Dr. Puerta completes over 40 hours of continuing education each year. She’s taken several postdoctoral courses in prosthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery, and infection control. Dr. Puerta is also a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the Hispanic Dental Association. 

Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Puerta enjoys engaging with patients in their native language. Her patients appreciate her willingness to explain their diagnosis and all possible treatment solutions, so they can make informed decisions regarding their oral health care. 

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Puerta is passionate about giving back to the community. She regularly participates in outreach programs, including serving school children in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Puerta also serves as a faculty member in the department of cariology at the New York University College of Dentistry.


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Insurances Accepted

We accept all PPO insurances. Contact our office to confirm. We also accept CareCredit.

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