Practice Awards

Top Dentist Award

The Consumers’ Research Council of America (CRC) compiles a list of the top dentists practicing in the United States. The 2016 list includes Dr. Marc B. Gainor.

The CRC uses a point system to identify the dentists who will be included in each year’s list. Points were awarded to each dentist based on four factors: number of years experience in dentistry, dedication to continuing education and previous education, board certifications recognized by the ADA, and membership in professional dental associations. A restorative, cosmetic and general dentist in New York, Dr. Gainor was also honored by the CRC each year from 2008 through 2015.

The Consumers’ Research Council of America, is the publisher of the Guide to America’s Top Dentists. The CRC also generates a number of similar guides for other professions. The CRC is based in Washington, D. C. and is dedicated to educating consumers. The organization does not accept any donations or fees from advertisers or professional corporations. This ensures their results are unbiased and of the greatest value for consumers.

Talk of the Town Award

Marc B Gainor DMD MAGD has been selected as a 5 star rated company in customer satisfaction in 2016, and has received the Talk of the Town Customer Satisfaction Award by Celebration Media. This is the fifth consecutive year Dr. Gainor’s practice has achieved the 5 star rating.

Unlike any other service that rates and posts customer satisfaction scores, Celebration Media averages scores and data from user-review and business-review websites, social networks, business-rating services, and industry resources all by hand.

Each company receives one score for the year, and the ratings are revised after new research is done the following year. Any company receiving a rating of 4 stars or better is automatically posted at

Patients Choice Award

Dr. Gainor has received the Patients Choice Award for 2012.

Patients’ Choice recognition reflects the difference doctors make in the lives of their patients. The honor is bestowed on physicians and dentists who have received near perfect scores, as voted by their patients.

Every month, more than 200,000 patients across the U.S. provide online feedback about their experiences with their physicians and dentists. They provide overall opinions and rate various components of care, such as bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, degree of follow-up, and courtesy of office staff.

While doctors generally receive positive reviews from their patients, only a select few receive uniformly rave reviews worthy of a Patients Choice acknowledgement. In fact, of the nation’s 830,000 active doctors, only 5% were accorded this honor by their patients in 2012. is a resource for patients looking for quality care. Updated annually, the site only features physicians and dentists who’ve been named Patients Choice winners.

To qualify as a Patients Choice recipient, a physician or dentist must have:

  • An active medical or dental license
  • Consistently high patient ratings provided during the year of the award
  • No sanctions
Dr. Marc Gainor has been recently ranked #1 out of 1572 dentists in New York City and #47 out of 117,041 dentists nationally on

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Dr. Marc Gainor was selected by vote of his peers to be included in the 2016 database of topDENTISTS, in the field of Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry (copyright 2008 – 2010 by topDENTISTS, LLC,, Augusta, GA). Because topDENTISTS is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which dentists and specialists throughout the state of New York cast “votes” on the abilities of other dentists and specialists, and because listings cannot be purchased (and no payment is required to be listed), inclusion in topDENTISTS is considered a singular honor. Dr. Gainor has been listed in topDENTISTS since 2012.