Dr. Theressa Eliscar-Hewett
Theressa Eliscar-Hewett, DDS, specializes in aesthetic and family dentistry at Creative Dentistry of Brooklyn Heights. A New York Native, Dr. Eliscar-Hewett attended Adelphi University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in biology. She received her dental degree from Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, DC.
After completing her studies at Howard University, Dr. Eliscar-Hewett went on to complete a two-year general practice residency at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. During her second year, she served as a chief resident, where she mastered her clinical skills, including teaching and administrative responsibilities.
Dr. Eliscar-Hewett is an active participant in organized dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, Nassau County Dental Society (New Dentist Committee), Second District Dental Society (Brooklyn), National Dental Association (Social Chair), and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.
Dr. Eliscar-Hewett believes in giving back to the community. She participates in numerous service events locally and internationally. Some of the local events include providing oral health screenings for children with disabilities at the Viscardi Center, “Give Kids A Smile,” and at Antioch Baptist Church. Internationally, she provided dental services to children at an orphanage in Ti Riviere, Haiti. She maintains a continued presence at community action-oriented events focused on oral health care.