322 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
New Patients: (516) 243-8900
Existing Patients: (516) 593-7818

Meet Our Team

Maria Casvikes, DDS

With over 24 years of experience, Dr. Maria Casvikes is a compassionate dentist who offers comprehensive, high quality gentle dental care in her state-of-the-art practice. She opened her practice in Malverne 19 years ago, and has been here ever since.

Dr. Casvikes completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Columbia University in 1994. She previously attended Bronx High School of Science and New York University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She completed her general practice residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. She is a member of the American Dental Association.

Dr. Casvikes and her staff are proud of the warm patient-friendly environment they have created and of the lifelong relationships they have built with multi-generational families in the area. Dr. Casvikes welcomes patients of all ages and looks forward to meeting you and offering you the professional, caring and pain free oral health care that you deserve.

When not in the office, Dr. Casvikes enjoys photography, gardening and spending time with her twin girls.

Gayan Dersookias

Dental Assistant

Gayan Dersookias has been at Dental Works of Malverne for 10 years. She lives in Seaford, loves her family and is dedicated to her profession.

Samantha Restaino

Dental Hygienist

Samantha Restaino has been practicing since 2014. She completed her Associates Degree in Liberal Arts at Farmingdale College. She was accepted into Briarcliffe College's first dental hygiene class and graduated with an Associates Degree in Applied Sciences.

When not in the office, she enjoys painting, playing beach volleyball and spending time with family, friends and her 2 dogs.

Vicki Lalousis

Front Desk

Vicki Lalousis graduated Queens College with a BA in Education and a Master's Degree in Special Education. She taught Junior High School for 15 years in Queens, before resigning to spend time with her children. She has been at this office for 4 years and enjoys interacting and communicating with patients.

When not in the office, she loves spending time with family and friends, traveling and sports.

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