Kenneth Liszewski, D.M.D., D.I.D.I.A, known by his patients and the BayView team as “Dr. L,” was born in Camden, NJ and grew up in the Philadelphia area. Dr. L. attended Temple University for both undergraduate studies and his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree, which he received in 1986. Upon completion of his boards, he settled in Sarasota, FL and joined a busy Venice dental practice. In August 1987, Dr. L started his own practice near the Sarasota Airport. After 10 years of private practice, Dr. L began expanding the practice to what would ultimately become one the leading oral care groups in Sarasota-Bradenton, Venice and St. Petersburg. Throughout BayView Dental’s growth, Dr. L has maintained a hands-on mentorship and patient service approach that brings the personal BayView touch to patients throughout our practice today.
In building BayView Dental, Dr. L expanded to multiple locations where he and his associate dentists could combine their many years of practice and skill to serve the Sarasota-Bradenton, Venice and St. Petersburg areas in the most effective, high quality, patient-friendly and practical ways possible. As the practice grew, Dr. L stayed on the forefront of dental technology by advancing his education and studying with leaders in implantology, oral surgery and other oral care areas, earning his Fellowship, Mastership and finally his Diplomate status from the International Dental Implant Association in 2015.
Dr. L is highly experienced in all phases of General Dentistry, with a particular focus today on cosmetic and implant dentistry. Dr. L achieves great satisfaction sharing his knowledge and expertise with his associates and solving complex dental problems. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, West Coast District Dental Association and is the immediate Past-President on the Board of the Sarasota County Dental Association.
Dr. Liszewski is married to his wonderful wife, Stacy, and thoroughly enjoys his many children and their active lives. He is an avid golfer, sportsman and multi-instrument rated private pilot. His professional passion is the satisfaction he receives from using his over 30 years of experience and expertise in providing comprehensive, practical dental solutions and exceptional patient experience.
Dr. Meredith Galloway was born and raised in Pensacola, Florida. She had extensive orthodontic treatment as a child, which inspired her to pursue a career in dentistry. She attended college at the University of Florida. Dr. Galloway graduated Cum Laude with bachelor’s degrees in Nutrition and Zoology in 2006, and in 2007, she earned her master’s degree in Nutrition from UF. She received her doctorate in dental medicine in 2011 from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale. After dental school, Dr. Galloway moved to Bradenton, Florida, where she met her husband, Kyle, and they married in June of 2015. Their son, Colton, was born in June of 2016 and they welcomed a daughter, Juliana, in July of 2018.
Dr. Galloway prides herself on being an honest and caring dentist and strongly believes in the link between oral health and systemic health. She is skilled in making even the most anxious patient feel comfortable in her chair and she understands the importance of patient education and makes sure to clearly and thoroughly explain all treatment to her patients. She is proficient in crown and bridge work, full and partial dentures, root canals, and extractions.
Dr. Galloway is an avid Florida Gators fan and loves attending the home football games. Her brother and father are also alumni of the University of Florida. In her free time, Dr. Galloway enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Dr. Anthony Castellano received his D.M.D. from Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry with a Summa Cum Laude distinction. He was also inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Boston College and is originally from Clarks Summit, PA.
Once graduating from dental school, Dr. Castellano started honing his clinical skills, by providing high-quality comprehensive dental services in a private practice located in Philadelphia, PA. Making the move to Florida has been a dream of his for many years. Dr. Castellano is ecstatic to continue his dental career with Bayview Dental Associates. As a member of the American Dental Association, Anthony is always working to stay up to date with the newest/best technology and techniques. His calm demeanor and clinical expertise help gain the confidence of even the most weary of dental patients. His passion for dentistry is undeniable, as is his desire to treat his patients as if they were his own family.
Dr. Castellano is an experienced cosmetic dentist and an Invisalign provider. He has also completed advanced training in dental implant surgery, which allows him to provide all aspects of dental implant treatment for his patients.
Dr. Castellano is recently engaged and a proud pet parent to their Boston Terrier, Banks. Still being fairly new to Sarasota, Anthony likes to take advantage of the year-round sunshine by exploring the water/outdoor activities available here. He welcomes any and all tips on how to best spend his free time in his new home of Sarasota; so please don’t hesitate to share the local inside scoop at your next appointment.
Dr. Paola Donaire believes in providing the best quality dental care in a friendly, comfortable, compassionate, caring, and professional environment. She attended the University of New Orleans and graduated from Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry in 1998. She continued her studies at Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry and received a Certificate in Prosthodontics. Following that, she was accepted into a Fellowship program and received a certificate in Esthetic and Implant Restoration from Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry.
Through this training, Dr. Donaire became proficient in many aspects of dentistry including full mouth rehabilitation, extractions, root canals, crown, bridge, and implant restoration, cosmetic and restorative procedures, dentures and partials. For the last fifteen years, she practiced dentistry in Metaire, Louisiana while serving as part-time clinical faculty at Louisiana State University’s School of Dentistry.
She is fluent in both Spanish and English to better serve patients’ needs. When Dr. Donaire is out of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Ronnie, and her two children, Adrian and Mina. Sharing quality time with her family and friends is a priority. During her leisure time, Dr. Donaire enjoys traveling, reading, and music. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to live in sunny Florida and intends to visit all the beaches in the area. Dr. Donaire is looking forward to meeting you, taking care of your dental needs and forming long-lasting relationships.
Dr. Elena Kan is a Board Certified Endodontist (ABE). Less than 25% of endodontists hold the prestigious ABECertification.
Dr. Kan achieved the Certificate in Endodontics and Master of Science degree from the Department of Endodontics 3-year post-doctorate graduate specialty program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Her research during her residency was titled,”Periapical Microsurgery: The Effects of Locally Injected Dexamethasone on Post-Operative Healing”, which studied the effects of steroids on reducing pain and healing time. Her research was published in the industry’s top publication: “Journal of Endodontics”, Volume 42, Number 11, November 2016.
Dr. Kan is licensed to practice in both Florida and North Carolina. She is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, Florida Endodontic Association and numerous local dental organizations.
She was born in Russia, and attended Omsk Regional Medical College for her degree in dentistry. She practiced general dentistry in Omsk for a decade. Before immigrating to the U.S., she was practicing general dentistry in a dual clinic setting where she was the senior dentist in one of the clinics that employed 11 dentists. Her extensive experience in operative procedures, cosmetic restorations, pediatric and family dentistry gives her a unique perspective as a specialist. Upon immigrating to the U.S. in 2003, she began learning English and the basics of American life. Dr. Kan repeated dental school in the U.S. and graduated from the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill with her degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). Afterward, she continued her education to specialize in Endodontics at UNC.
In her spare time, she loves traveling with her husband, Mike. She also enjoys reading, cooking, practicing yoga, and walking on the beach.
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