Dr. Karen Lawitts & Dr. Joshua Wolhandler

Local and Trusted Family & Cosmetic Dentists Syracuse, NY

Family Cosmetic Dentist Syracuse NY - Dr. Joshua Wolhandler

Welcome! Dr. Karen Lawitts and Dr. Joshua Wolhandler are both pleased to welcome you to their dental practice in Syracuse, NY. We also serve the areas of Dewitt, Jamesville, Fayetteville, Manlius, Camillus, Cortland, Clay, and Baldwinsville

We are conveniently located 3/4 miles from Syracuse University

Dr. Wolhandler and Dr. Lawitts want you to feel confident when you choose a dentist. You're working with a doctor and other professionals who are qualified, experienced, and caring.

We provide dentistry for adults including general and cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, invisaligndentures, veneers, and other dental services & treatments, you'll find what you need here! We invite you to call our Syracuse dentist office at any time to request an appointment or ask us any questions you may have. Thank you!

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-12:30 pm

(Appointment Only)





Featured Articles

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  • Invisalign for Adults

    When you hear the word “orthodontics,” what comes to mind? Probably a young teenager whose teeth are covered by a latticework of metal. There are indeed many orthodontic patients who fit that description. However, there now exists an increasingly popular alternative to traditional metal braces: Invisalign® ...

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  • Educational Videos

    Take a few minutes to watch our educational videos and learn more about different dental treatments and procedures. Video topics include general & cosmetic dentistry, Implants, oral health and hygiene, orthodontics and preventative dentistry. ...

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  • Smile Makeover

    Smiling with confidence makes you feel great. A beautiful smile is also an important social and professional asset. Yet there are many people who avoid showing their teeth in public or in photographs because they don't like what they see. If that describes you, then why not start the process of getting ...

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

    While you may think that some loss of teeth is inevitable with aging, it is actually possible for all of your teeth to last a lifetime. One of the ways you can achieve this goal is to avoid periodontal disease (“peri” – around; “odont” – tooth), which is caused by bacteria that attack the ...

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  • Mouthrinses

    Numerous studies have shown that using an appropriate mouth rinse, in conjunction with regular brushing and flossing, is an easy and effective way for you to improve your overall oral health. As part of a regular program of oral hygiene, mouth rinses (which are sometimes called mouthwashes) can be effective ...

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

    Teeth can last a lifetime if you take care of them right — and the best time to start is just as soon as they begin appearing. By establishing good oral hygiene routines for your children right from the start, you'll give them the best chance of keeping their teeth healthy — forever. Tooth decay, ...

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  • Invisalign for Teens

    There's a new technology that's (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: A system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens called Invisalign Teen®! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, you might find it's the best fit for your lifestyle: It lets ...

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

    What do orthodontists do? Orthodontists are dental specialists who diagnose and treat problems with the position, alignment or spacing of the teeth, and related irregularities in the face and the jaw. A number of special treatments, including braces and other oral appliances, are used to correct these ...

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "One of the best experiences I ever had at the dentist’s office. You are made to feel comfortable and at ease. Everyone was very welcoming. The office itself is set up to lessen dental anxiety. The oral exam/ cleaning was extremely thorough and professionally done with no discomfort whatsoever. No hard sells for oral rinses, whiteners, or cleaning devices like some “dental sales” practices. Very conveniently located, too. Highly recommended."
    Russell F.
  • "My first time at this Drs office everything was very professional."
    Larry A.
  • "Always such a nice office to visit. I continue to go even though they are out of network for my insurance, they still bill them. Everyone is nice. Dr. Wolhandler explains what looking at and doing. Great dental office. Hygienists spend an hour with you. My last dental office they rushed people in and out in a half-hour."
    Mary S.
  • "I love this place and everyone that works there. I've been a patient for over 20 years."
    Sue B.
  • "I had 2 crowns and a filling done by Dr. Lawitts and assistant Emily. Everything about the procedures was explained to me and the work was accomplished in a kind, respectful and professional way. All pain-free! I would definitely recommend them!"
    Paul S

Our Location

100 Intrepid Lane Syracuse, NY 13205