Dental Staff

Dr. Cary Wagner -- Founder and Owner of Smileworks Dental

Dr. Cary Wagner graduated from Vassar College with a degree in performance jazz saxophone and then went on to study dentistry at Tufts University. After studying at Tufts Dental School, he attended Harvard University for his residency training. Dr. Wagner has been practicing in the Hudson Valley since his graduation. He has currently lives in Newburgh with his wife Lindsay and their  two sons Jacob and Jackson. Since he began practicing dentistry, Dr. Wagner has kept up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care.

Dr. Wagner is a member of the American Dental Association, the New York State Dental Association, the Ninth District Dental Association, the Newburgh Dental Society, and the Dutchess County Dental Society.

He particularly enjoys prosthodontic (crown and bridge) work and cosmetic dentistry. He is a certified provider of Invisalign, Juvaderm and BOTOX.

Dr. Wagner believes in community participation and enjoys charitable work and his membership in the local Rotary Club. In his spare time, Dr. Wagner can be found relaxing with his family and listening to or playing jazz music.

Dr. Sid Tucker

Dr. Sid Tucker received his dental degree from The University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in 1999. He then obtained a Certificate in Periodontology and a Master of Science degree from Columbia University in 2002. Dr. Tucker started working with Smileworks in 2008, providing his expertise in Periodontology, and Implant Dentistry to our patients.  He is currently available to see patients once a month in our office.

Dr. Tucker was accepted as a NobelBiocare Dental Implant Fellow at Columbia University. As a fellow, Dr. Tucker was involved in the placement of implants for patients with very complex dental implant cases and was a Clinical Instructor in Columbia University's Dental Implant Program.

Dr. Tucker is a past president of the Rockland County Dental Society and currently he is the Rockland County representative for the Ninth District Dental Society. Dr. Tucker is also a member of many other dental organizations such as the American Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, the Academy of Osseointegration and the International Congress of Implant Dentistry. He is married to Dr. Geri-Lynn Waldman, a Pediatric Dentist in Middletown, NY, with 2 children and enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.