Dr. Mary McAllister graduated magna cum laude from Hofstra University in 1986 with a BS in biochemistry. She then continued her education at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine and graduated in 1990 with high honors and ranked first in the class. Dr. McAllister completed her general practice residency at Stony Brook University Hospital for one year following graduation from dental school. She has lived on Long Island her entire life and has worked in private practice dentistry for the past 26 years, 11 of those years with the Fleischer Dental Group.
Dr. McAllister has been married for 24 years and has three children who have kept her busy with scouting and many sports. In her free time, she enjoys traveling with family and scuba diving with her children and friends. She also enjoys a second career on the weekends as a scuba instructor.